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Friends Lounge Bar & Restaurant

Paseo Tarajal | C.C. Compostela Beach, 38660 Playa de las Americas, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 78 94 66
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (342 reviews)
“skewers” (73 reviews)
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10:00 - 23:00 Hours
Barbecue, Mediterranean, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Paseo Tarajal | C.C. Compostela Beach, 38660 Playa de las Americas, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was looking for a place that does tasty paella and sangria and it didn't dissapoint. Both were gorgeous. We had the meat paella with prawns, would highly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank katie_m989
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here for the first time today for lunch. I enjoyed the club sandwich with home made chips and my friend had the tandoori chicken salad. Portions were very generous. My friend also had a glass of sangria which was lovely. Would recommend and definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emmacY5614DF
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having planned and researched a good option for Paella this appeared to be a good choice. The paella was cooked fresh and although nice seemed to have something missing. The balsamic vinegar made a massive difference. Not the cheapest option just felt a little short...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank philhowden69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I ate here on Friday 7th Dec and can not stop thinking about it!! This place is AMAZING with great Tapas, good atmosphere and friendly staff. This is the reason I will be coming back to Tenerife.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank anthonyo905
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are two restaurants by this name ,next to each other, We ate here a few nights on our holiday, we had several different dishes, all the food was amazing!! My husband loves steak , his was cooked to his liking, great staff, shame we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CarolandRod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eaten most lunchtimes here and last night for dinner. Well done Danny - staff so friendly, great cocktails and excellent food. Our favourite is Chicken Tandoori - see my picture. See you all next time x

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JohnCricket
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for lunch today and ordered two cheeseburgers & chips. It took over an hour for the food to arrive ( we had to ask for more drinks as once they took you initial order you were ignored) once the food arrived the burger...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 184nickyj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly and attentive staff. We had six tapas of generous size. Nice ambiance. My only tiny gripe is that the pimientos de padron were a bit too salty but I’m certain if I had mentioned that it would have been sorted! On the subject...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Georgy999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to cool down after a morning at the beach. We ordered tapas to share. Staff was nice and good. Very nice view

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ssandy1567
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Open for an excellent brunch or through until night for a fabulous dinner or tapas experience. Food quality and value exceptional. Friendly staff. If this place is full they have Friends 2 just along the pathway.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Frequent_flyerUK
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5 September 2018|
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Response from Fionnuala G | Reviewed this property |
Tbh honest I think it’s only bout 8 steps up to it
20 August 2018|
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Response from DanielA910 | Reviewed this property |
no - picked it out from Tripadvisor ratings
7 December 2017|
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Response from Confuciousmobil | Reviewed this property |
The owners are the same, Mundo, the head chef is brilliant. But they now have a new manager in, Dany. If you want the proper friends welcome go to Friends 2 where Lau and Stephan give you the proper friends welcome and the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Tarajal | C.C. Compostela Beach, 38660 Playa de las Americas, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Arona  >  Playa de las Americas
  • Phone Number: +34 922 78 94 66
  • E-mail
We are a small restaurant in the corner of Playa de Las Americas overlooking the Las Vistas beach. We are specialiced in Tapas, Tandoori, Meats from our BBQ, Fresh local fish, Paella and... Gin & Tonics! English Breakfast from 10, followed by sunny Lunch and fine Dinner. Your welcome for a meal or just a drink while enjoying our beautiful vieuws. See you soon! *** Info for our Christmass or/and New Years menu, please mail or call me. ***
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