Tenerife eating out is best for seafood and fresh fish.

Tenerife eating out for seafood and delicious desert used to be very pleasant at the rustic Tenerife restaurant Restaurante Tambo.

Not to forget its peaceful surroundings by rough seas of Atlantic waves and great vibes. 


Best enjoyed on the veranda as depicted beside.

In the past, the quality and good standards of the original owner were taken over by a good family, while staff brought in refreshing novelties with a happy flair of progress. 

Please check it out for yourself... The previous owners whom I met a while ago are positive. They believe that the quality of the cuisine hasn't changed.

Anyway, the fame of Tambo's restaurant for its fish in Tenerife seems to be the same.

I know a young, Cuban doctor who is a GP in Puerto de la Cruz. This beautiful medical general practitioner endorsed the Tambo place for its fresh seafood, always. She and a friend wouldn't have their Vieja which is a local fish, their Dorada or any other anywhere else in town, she told me.

This terrace of Restaurant Tambo gives you a lovely sight of the ocean and a stunning view Playa Jardin.

You often spot a red danger flag on top of rocks while at Tambo's fish restaurant for Tenerife eating out. The red alert is meant for swimmers by the seashore and for fishing folk as well.

However, some tourists had climbed some rocks opposite Tambo's restaurant. Later we spotted their rods for fly fishing, nevertheless. However insiders, such as the staff
of Tambo's know that the good spots for Tenerife fishing are hidden behind their restaurant. That is also part of the so called Punta Brava side which is off the beaten track.

The address for Restaurant Tambo is

  • Calle Anaterve 1 - Plaza Manuel Ballestero
  • Punta Brava,
  • Puerto de la Cruz,
  • Tenerife, Spain
  • Tel: 922 37 62 62
  • web: www.restaurantetambo.com
  • Daily edible fish at Restaurant Tambo

    • Dorada fish
    • Lubina fish
    • Sardines
    • Filete de perca which is Perch filet
    • Salmon fish
    • Mejillones which are mussels

    Check the freshness of the daily standard supply of Tambo's seafood at the display fridge for fish

    Seafood Surprise dishes at Tambo's

  • Sargo which is bream
  • Chicharro - horse-mackarel
  • Sama
  • Lenguado - Sole fish
  • Rodavallo
  • It is very likely that different fish dishes will be available at Restaurant Tambo, as the market constantly changes. Find more edible fish and seafood named under the section ocean wildlife of Tenerife.

    What is special at Tambo's?

    The availability of above seafood is subject
    to market supply and its prices.

    Fish for Tenerife eating out at Tambo's
    is generally prepared a la Plancha. This is sort
    of a grill board where hardly any fat is used.

    Seasoning is kept to a minimum to preserve
    the characteristics of the seafood.

    Fresh salads and Papas arrugadas (steamed small
    salted potatoes in their skin) are usually served
    with the fish.

    Fish dish suggestion:

    Taste Marinated sardines made in old Venetian fashion which are fit for kings.

    How get to this Tenerife fish restaurant by Tambo?

    One option is to climb around the cliffs at the end of Playa Jardin at its Punta Brava section. This is not too big a deal when the ocean isn't rough.

    Or enter the fishing hamlet at the end of the Puerto de la Cruz garden beach until you see fishing boats in the road. Then turn right by a small ocean bay. Restaurant Tambo's terrace overlooks part of the bay.

    Also reach Tenerife eating out at Restaurant Tambo from opposite Loro Park by the old big church. Follow a straight road in the direction of the sea. Ask for Restaurant Tambo when you have reached its end.

    More places for Tenerife eating out with fish

    Restaurante Aguamansa Tenerife for eating trouts. From Tenerife eating out back to Tenerife restaurants which are numerous and often very good all around Puerto de la Cruz.


    Restaurante Tambo is under new management from what I've learned when I met its previous owners. Not only a new chef may have brought some changes to this former superb seafood restaurant of Tenerife. I didn't have the chance to test this off lately myself. However, I didn't see the name Tambo in big letters on the building when I passed by early in May 2016. It's still on all menu cards, though.

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