Tag: eating places corralejo
Toro Bravo – A steak to be remembered…
Where to eat before your big night out in Flicks Bar is an important decision and Corralejo has hundreds of fantastic restaurants…some of which are amongst the best restaurants in Fuerteventura. For a restaurant that caters for all tastes look no further than Toro Bravo.
Toro Bravo can be found in the high street of Corralejo as you head down to Flicks Bar. Keep walking past the roundabout and look out for a large brightly lit restaurant on the right hand side. If you have any problems finding it ask for the police station and you will see Toro Bravo on the corner of the road leading there. Toro Bravo is one of Corralejo’s busiest restaurants but you should never have to wait long. Their bustling waiters will make sure you are quickly seated and served. The menu is really extensive with a huge range of steaks, chicken, fish and vegetarian dishes. Plus they have a children’s menu so there really is something for everyone at a reasonable price too….Before hitting the nightlife of Corralejo and heading up to Flicks Bar it is crucial you eat well. In Toro Bravo you can be sure of a good solid meal to set you up for your night out.
The atmosphere in Toro Bravo is also something to be experienced. Being situated on the main street of Corralejo it has a great view of the high street and if people watching is your hobby, it’s great to watch all the young people strolling by, dressed up for their night out in Corralejo. In the restaurant the atmosphere is buzzing as numerous waiters run around, all with their own tasks in hand and serving is made to look easy. In the background a chef is preparing the barbecued meats which launches all sorts of delicious smells into the air…..Hungry????…
Of all the things to do in Corralejo, Toro Bravo is a must visit restaurant and one that will definitely enhance your Fuerteventura holiday. Mention you have been recommended by Flicks Bar and they will treat you to a delicious glass of sangria which has to be tried…. Following your delicious meal you will be ready to head on up to the nightlife centre of Fuerteventura and enjoy your night out in Flicks Bar….
La Scarpetta Restaurant
La Scarpetta can be found just of the high street of Corralejo. At the roundabout turn left and head towards the shopping centre with the clock tower. Just inside, round the corner you will find this wonderful restaurant. La Scarpetta is the perfect venue for a special meal whether as a couple for a romantic meal or as a group who like something different. Mario is the owner and he will greet you with a warm welcome.
The menu comes in two parts – the standard menu with pasta, chicken and fish dishes and the other part that is something a little bit different is Mario’s Specials of the day. Make sure you are paying attention here as Mario will come to the table and describe the menu ( in various different languages!). He knows his food very well and will give a mouth watering description of how each dish is cooked and what it is served with. A tip is to remember the ones you like as he goes along, otherwise Mario will finish talking and you will want everything on the menu. His trick is to combine foods that you wouldn’t consider putting on the same plate – yet it works and makes for a great meal.
The wine choice in La Scarpetta is extensive and he is very knowledgeable about them, having travelled to other parts of Europe to buy them. If you can make it to the sweet menu the fresh tiramisu is definitely worth trying before you make your way up to Flicks Bar for a fantastic night out……………
La Mamma Restaurant – Corralejo
La Mamma is a small intimate restaurant situated just off the high street in Corralejo. Hosted by the owner Gustavo and his daughter Consuela, it is a warm and friendly venue for a great meal. La Mamma is undoubtedly one of the most consistently good quality restaurants in Corralejo and after numerous visits we can safely say we have never had a bad meal.
La Mamma is described as a Pizzeria however it really offers much more than the average Pizzeria. The choice of wine is good and compliments a fantastic menu. Aside from your pizza and pasta (which is also delicious) they offer steaks that melt in your mouth with sauces that, their special taste cannot be matched anywhere else. They have dishes such as mushroom or steak vol a vents that as a starter or main course with chips that have to be tried, plus a variety of chicken and vegetarian dishes. There is something for every taste.
The deserts are also very tempting - an irresistible chocolate mousse, various crepes or simply just some strawberries and cream.
Now also open in the day La Mamma offers Corralejo a breakfast and lunch menu. With the advantage of WIFI it is also the perfect venue for any lunchtime meetings or just Internet browsing over a coffee and croissant.
So, as you are heading down the Corralejo High Street towards your evening out at Flicks Bar, and you ask yourself where to eat in Corralejo, stop off here for your evening meal at least one night. When you reach the roundabout look left and you’ll see a clock tower of the Big Ben shopping centre. Walk up this road and you’ll find La Mamma on the right hand side.
Have a great meal and we’ll see you later in Flicks….