Science Meeting, Tenerife, Spain October 18-20 2023


La Laguna offers a large variety of restaurants, most of them located in the pedestrian center of the city. In general, you can have nice food at good prices in all of them (15-30 € per person). We have created a list of restaurants that local people enjoy, hence most of them offering Spanish/mediterranean food.

If you want to have good Spanish/mediterranean food:

1. Restaurante Guaydil

Very good mediterranean food. Usually is very crowded after 20:00.

2. El huequito andaluz

Very good andalusian food (basically fried fish).

3. Tasca El Tonique

They have the best 'jamón serrano' in La Laguna. The food is very good but a bit expensive.

4. Tasca Los Mosqueteros

Spanish food. Not very recommended for vegetarians.


If you want to have good 'tapas':

5. Tasca La Topa

Tapas' place. Very good food and cheap. They serve free 'tapas' when you ask for a drink until 23:00. Also they have 'happy hour' (see their facebook page). Usually very crowded for dinner and quite noisy.

6. Bodegón Tocuyo

Very local place (extremely cheap) where they serve wine in bulk and local food, basically tomato salad, 'almogrote' (strong cream cheese with garlic from La Gomera), and cold meat (serrano jam, chorizo, etc.). Not really recommended to vegetarians. Usually is very crowded after 20:00 h.

7. La Bruma Tapas Bar

Good tapas though a bit small and expensive.


If you want to eat some 'Pintxos':

8. La Venta de la Esquina

'Pintxos' bar. Very good and cheap. Usually very crowded after 20:00 h.


If you want to take a drink and a sandwich or a snack:

In general, all places in the pedestrian street have this kind of food and are quite good.


9. Bar Benidorm

They have very good serrano jam and tomato sandwich.

10. Los 100 montaditos

Only sandwiches.

11. La Sureña

Usually crowded in the afternoons.


If you want some italian food:

12. Rucola & Grana

Very good italian food (pizza and pasta).

13. Stefano's

Pizzas and pasta.

14. Da Stefano

Pizzas and pasta.



15. Arepera Punto Criollo

Very good 'arepas' (typical from Venezuela, sort of sandwich made of fried corn bread). They have arepas filled with soya meat.

16. Scooter's

American burgers & pizza.

17. Natural wok

Wok style food.


If you want to take a good beer and also eat:

18. Beers

Importation beers. Food are 'tapas', snacks, and american style burgers. They are not very fast serving food but they have a lot of very nice beers. Quite crowded after 20:00 and very noisy.

19. Catedral

Importation beers and German 1 meter sausages. Closes very late in the evening. Cheap.


Coffee, tea, and cakes:

20. Cafetería Palmelita

German style cakes. Tea and coffee.

21. Cafetería Cacao

Good cakes and ice creams. Tea and coffee.