Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is an ideal destination for romantic getaways and Valentine’s Day celebrations. This stunning island city offers a wide range of high-quality restaurants that will impress and delight couples. In this post, I will introduce you to some of my top picks for romantic restaurants in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria!
Nakar Restaurante is the perfect place for a romantic night out. Located close to Las Canteras beach, the minimalist contemporary decor and relaxed atmosphere provide the perfect backdrop for signature cuisine with Basque-Navarra influences. The carefully selected local and peninsular products used in the creation of unique dishes of traditional cuisine with avant-garde touches make for a unique culinary experience. Enjoy an informal and relaxed atmosphere while savoring their selection of pintxos and drinks on their outdoor terrace.
Restaurante Que Leche!
For a gastronomic experience, Restaurante Que Leche! is the perfect spot. The charming couple, Jennise and Mario, run this pleasant and informal restaurant enthusiastically. They showcase fresh fusion cuisine based around top-quality local ingredients, but with a nod to further afield (Mexico, Asia, Japan, etc.). Many of the dishes are perfect for sharing and the presentation is exquisite.
For a fusion menu, look no further than La Solana, located near Playa Chica. Beautiful decor, friendly and skilled staff, and homemade meatballs, croquettes, and a unique laing are the trademarks of this place. It is time to taste their wonderful wine and tasty cheesecake with truffle. The calm atmosphere and admirable decoration add to the romantic ambiance.
For meat lovers, El Churrasco is a true gastronomic temple. The expertise of Mario Gil, owner, and the mastery of their grill masters have allowed them to present themselves as one of the best steakhouses on the islands. Using the grill as a precision instrument and the best cuts of Angus Aberdeen, Rubia Gallega, and Minhota, this restaurant is the perfect place for a high-quality and romantic dinner.
The family restaurant of the tennis player Carla Suárez, La Carlota, is a cute little restaurant near Plaza de Espana. Its affordable prices and careful attention to room service and wine list or cocktails make it a great spot for couples looking for a romantic, quiet evening out.
El Santo, located in the charming Triana district, offers a romantic atmosphere for an intimate date. Chef Alejandro Laureiro skillfully prepares Mediterranean and Spanish cuisine using the very best local ingredients, including perfectly cooked salmon, beef cheeks, and cannelloni. Guests can enjoy an extensive wine list and delicious desserts such as gelato, parfait, and chocolate mousse.
For a fun fusion cuisine proposal, De Contrabando offers a unique experience with daring dishes to taste. Combining influences from various corners of the world, mainly from South America and Southeast Asia, along with the best high-quality Km0 products, this restaurant is perfect for couples looking for a fun and unique culinary adventure.
El Bento Japones
El Bento Japonés Restaurant offers an intimate dining experience. The co-owners, Teresa Moon and Rohit Shrestha, created a small and modest restaurant with four tables and a bar to take care of their clients, making them feel as if they were in their house. The Japanese cuisine and welcoming atmosphere provide a perfect spot for couples looking for a romantic and relaxing evening out.
Comando Pikza is a popular pizza restaurant in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria with a new location at 23 Diderot St. The restaurant’s philosophy is to provide good products, good wine, and spectacular cocktails in a modern and unpretentious atmosphere.
Bevir is a gastronomic gem in the Canaries that prides itself on using top-quality ingredients and meticulous presentation to showcase the flavors of the local soil and Atlantic. Although it’s no longer serving meat, the Mediterranean and Spanish menu continues to impress. The diverse wine list and delicious cortado are also highlights.
In conclusion, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has a wide range of high-quality restaurants that offer romantic ambiance and exquisite cuisine. Whether you are looking for a fusion menu, traditional cuisine, or a gastronomic adventure, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has it all. Choose one of these restaurants for a perfect Valentine’s Day celebration.
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