Restaurants

Top Choice Spanish in Corralejo

Restaurante Avenida

Despite the location several blocks back from the beach, this place is always heaving with a cheerful, local Canarian crowd who are here for the no-nonsense food. It’s a great rustic atmosphere with beams and chunky…
Top Choice Cafe in El Cotillo

El Goloso de Cotillo

Enjoy decadent tarts in a quiet spot at the north end of the town. There are fresh juices and shakes, and the coffee is excellent. For dessert, try the lemon meringue – it's divine.
Spanish in Corralejo

La Arrocería

You know you've found a local haunt in the Canaries when the menu is solely in Spanish. Tucked away in the backstreets, this friendly place has stylish, nautical decor and a minimal but superb menu focusing on rice …
Cafe in Corralejo

Citrus Surf Cafe

Recommended by readers, this chilled-out place serves a range of cuisines for those tired of tapas. Inventive salads, Tex-Mex dishes, burgers and wraps are all on the menu (which is etched onto a surfboard). Wash do…
Mediterranean in El Cotillo

Casa Rústica

This place has enjoyed long-time popularity with visitors and locals alike. A comfortable rustic dining room with a few street-side tables is the setting for a diverse range of well-prepared dishes. The cuisine is S…
Spanish in Corralejo

El Andaluz

This place gets rave reviews. The characterful interior has just a few tables, so get here early to secure a seat. The four-course menú degustación (€19) is a good deal, with meat and fish choices. Dishes use more h…
Spanish in El Cotillo

Restaurante La Vaca Azul

La Vaca Azul enjoys prime position overlooking the pebbly beach, although the surreal rooftop cow (floodlit in lurid blue at night) has the best spot. It's mostly about the location, though you can't go far wrong wi…
Italian in Corralejo

La Factoria

The owner is from Bologna and knows a thing or two about pasta, which is made here daily. The pizzas are similarly authentic with thin, crispy bases and tasty toppings – mama would definitely approve. It's situated …
Cafe in El Cotillo

El Mentidero

A popular cafe with plenty of personality. Great for breakfast, a glass of freshly squeezed juice, light lunch or a slice of cake with a superb cup of coffee.
Seafood in El Cotillo

La Marisma

A suitably nautical interior and a menu that includes superbly prepared seafood. In a town full of magnificent views, this place has one of the best.