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Tapas Bars

5 Tapas Bars in Playa Blanca

It can be hit and miss looking for great tapas bars, here are our 5 recommendations of where to try some authentic Spanish tapas dishes in the holiday resort of Playa Blanca in Lanzarote. Caprica Cheese Bar A fabulous cheese bar where you can taste local handmade artesan cheese with different flavours, along with a…

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Don Rafael

Lanzarote Restaurant Review, Don Rafael

We’d heard good things about the steaks to be found at Don Rafael Barbacoa Grill, so when we met up with friends in December, we decided to give this restaurant in Puerto del Carmen a try. It’s situated on the Avenida de Las Playas, the front entrance on the strip is Cantina, a Mexican restaurant,…

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Beer Lanzarote

Ordering Beer In Lanzarote

After a few visits, “A large beer please,” probably turns into “Una cerveza grande, for favor.” But if you’d like to order you beer like a local, read on: The Large Beer “Una jarra, por favor.” A jarra (literally a jug, and pronounced Harra) is what we call a large beer. Typically about half a…

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Vegan Restaurants in Lanzarote

The number of Vegan restaurants in Lanzarote has been growing in recent years. Here’s where you can currently dine out on Vegan food across the island, which we’ve listed in alphabetical order: Blooming Cactus Vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurant in the old harbour area of Puerto del Carmen (Calle Teide 35). Tel: 608 29 38…

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cake stops

5 Cake Stops In Lanzarote

We all love a bit of indulgence during our holiday, so we thought we’d share five of our favourite cake stops in Lanzarote where you can fix that sweet tooth craving. Café de la Plaza in Puerto Calero For tea aficionados like me, you really have to visit this delightful cafe at the back of…

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Los Aljibes in Puerto del Carmen

Los Aljibes, Craft Beer in Puerto del Carmen

Los Aljibes produce a craft beer made in Lanzarote which can be tasted at their original location in Tahiche, as well as their new bar in Puerto del Carmen. The company currently produce three beers, although Oktoberfest is sold out for the time being. We popped in recently to try a taste. Agüita is the…

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