In the Lopesan Group Blog, we know that food is a very important thing when traveling, that’s why we have made this post, to tell you about some of the best places to eat in Gran Canaria. Besides enjoying the beach and hiking, it is also essential to try dishes from the Canarian gastronomy. You won’t be disappointed!
One of the reasons why many people choose Gran Canaria as their holiday destination, apart from the dream beaches, is the great offer of restaurants, terraces, and bars. Here, every meal becomes a memorable souvenir.
One of the most famous cuisines in the world is Italian and La Toscana restaurant, located in the Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort & Spa, is an exponent of its cuisine on the island. In this place, you can taste the most typical Italian dishes in a quiet and familiar atmosphere.
Among the different recipes that you can find in La Toscana are pizzas, a dish that can not be missed in any Italian restaurant. You will also find homemade pasta, as well as the sauces that accompany it. Undoubtedly, one of the best places to eat in Gran Canaria and be completely satisfied by its quality, both in its food and service.
Undoubtedly, this restaurant, located in the south of Gran Canaria, is made for lovers of Asian food. Nihao by Kabuki is inside the Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort & Spa hotel.
Among its gastronomic offer, you will taste some Asian dishes such as Tai soup, vegetable tempura in Udon broth, prawn Din Sum, chili beef or beef cheek Thai style. Just reading it makes our mouths water with these oriental flavors.
Another establishment you can find at Hotel Faro, a Lopesan Collection Hotel, is the Palocortado restaurant. After having reaped much success in Marbella and Malaga, this restaurant is installed in the south of Gran Canaria, offering traditional cuisine with an innovative touch. Obviously, it has enamored diners!
Undoubtedly, Palocortado restaurant is a great option to eat in Gran Canaria if you go with your family. It has a children’s menu, so the little ones can also enjoy the experience.
Among the most outstanding dishes on the menu are fried squid, salmon ceviche, Huelva prawns or beef tenderloin. However, the offer does not end here. It also has a selection of vegan dishes, such as vegetable chips, vegetarian ceviche or mushroom salad. You will surely be surprised by it!
Another of the most exotic proposals to eat in Gran Canaria is located in the Lopesan Baobab Resort. The Akara restaurant is so much more than an impressive African style decoration. On its menu, you will see how its dishes form a daring and different gastronomic proposal to what you can find in other restaurants.
In Akara you can taste some exotic meats such as zebra or antelope, so it is a great experience for the palate of the most curious. You can also find fish and seafood dishes on the menu, which makes eating at this restaurant a very complete experience.
Within the Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort & Spa, we move from African food to Argentine-style roasts and meats at El Churrasco Restaurant Grill. Here you can find some prime cuts of Aberdeen Angus beef, a real treat for the palate.
Its menu is perfect if you are a meat lover, with many recipes prepared on the grill, where you can get the meat grilled at the right point to make it juicy and appetizing.
The different selection of meats is composed of chicken, chorizo, beef, or pork that, among others, stand out. You can also find dishes such as sirloin carpaccio or shrimp with avocado, perfect to start the meal.
Among the main courses, we find dishes such as steak or rump steak, sirloin steak, sirloin medallions, beef entrecôte, Argentinean beef tenderloin or the famous châteaubriand.
At this restaurant in Gran Canaria, you can eat in a very cozy atmosphere. Its decoration is very authentic, as well as its cuisine. Undoubtedly one of the best places to eat in Gran Canaria.
To finish this tour around the best restaurants to eat in Gran Canaria, we want to show you one of the most chic options for all types of diners. The OVO restaurant, located in the Lopesan Villa del Conde Resort & Thalasso hotel.
This restaurant has a style that mixes traditional and avant-garde food in meat and fish dishes. In addition, the restaurant stands out for its modern proposal in terms of decoration and service.
Among the dishes on the menu, you will find the Txogitxu and the Galician beef tenderloin, two of the most succulent options on the menu. Also, noteworthy are its pastas and rice dishes prepared to offer the best flavor. If you go to OVO, you will be betting on one of the most outstanding restaurants where you can eat in Gran Canaria.
If you are heading to Gran Canaria, you should know that on the island you can enjoy different kinds of gastronomic options, due to the wide range of restaurants that you can find.
In the different hotels of the Lopesan Group, we have a varied culinary offer. Every day and night you can live a unique experience, always enjoying it with your family and friends.
Remember that, if you need more information about any of our hotels, you can contact us. We will be happy to help you!