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Restaurante El Risco

Lanzarote Restaurant Review – Restaurante El Risco Famara

I don’t know why we haven’t been to Restaurante el Risco before, but we’ll be returning! We joined some friends for Sunday lunch, who are regulars at the restaurant, after they had told us it was their favourite in Famara. It has an unprepossessing frontage, on the sandy, “back road” in Famara, and unfortunately the…

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6 Things I learnt during my trip to Lanzarote

6 Unusual foods you will find in Lanzarote

We think everyone should try the local dishes whilst on holiday so we have highlighted 6 unusual foods in Lanzarote Gofio Gofio is a milled grain that is similar to wholegrain flour and it has been a staple part of the Canarian diet for thousands of years and many children are still weaned on it. …

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Treat Café Bar

Treat Café Bar – Playa Blanca

Update 9th September 2018 Treat now offer an all day brunch menu! We needed to stop for lunch last week in Playa Blanca and we discovered Treat Café Bar, which opened in May. You won’t find televisions showing sport or all day breakfasts at Treat, but you will find great coffee (think Costa Coffee,) cocktails,…

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Cook in Lanzarote

Cooking With The Best Chef In The Canary Islands

I had a real treat this week when I joined 5 others at Cook in Lanzarote to learn to cook some dishes with award winning chef João Faraco – recently voted the top chef in the islands. The event took place at Cook In Lanzarote‘s fabulous premises in Uga, and was attended by a local…

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Restaurant review, Kentia, Gourmet Club

Restaurant review, Kentia, Gourmet Club

If you are looking for somewhere special to have a fine dining experience we highly recommend the Kentia Gourmet Club in Puerto Del Carmen.  It is situated in the old town area and has fabulous large glass windows which allow you to enjoy views of the sea. The venue is a restaurant, a cocktail bar…

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Wrinkly potatoes & mojo

5 Restaurants for foodies in Lanzarote

There’s so many restaurants in Lanzarote, even after living here for almost 2 decades, we still have a waiting list of those we want to try! Véro and Antonio are two foodies living on the island, they run the cooking school, Cook in Lanzarote, based in Uga. The couple have kindly shared some of their…

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