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La Oliva Del Toscal

Calle San Martin 58, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
+34 677 15 78 47
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“croquetas” (4 reviews)
“octopus” (2 reviews)
Closed today
Fusion, International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle San Martin 58, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this place and it turned out to be very good and with very friendly service. Croquettes were very tasty but enough with one as a starter. Lots of local guests for lunch and a nice athmosphere. We tried the duck confid and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Shelle40
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to find this hidden gem in the centre of Santa Cruz. The place is small but super cool, with big open doors to the picturesque street and the boys who run it are super friendly! The food was a surprise. They...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JISalgado
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

First evening in Santa Cruz and we were lucky to have dinner here. So extra friendly service and excellent food. Small and cozy restaurant and very local. Seems to be very popular. Little bit hidden location. Find this!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AriHelsinki
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Finally a tasca in Santa Cruz de Tenerife with creative but well balanced cuisine. We had the croquetas de almogrote, salmorejo, the pulpo frito, the verduras a la plancha and tried 3 different desserts and all was very good, with some unexpected but very pleasant...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank j0sefina2017
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Excellent food and service! Had the salmon tartare appetizer both nights and it was wonderful! Had fried ( flash fried) octopus the first night and iberico pork shoulder the second. Both dishes were well prepared and spiced to perfection!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

From the first time we passed the restaurant we wanted to eat there. We came in on a Friday night without reservation. We only could eat at the bar, perfect for us. Had a really nice chat with the owner. The ambience is great and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Dave_mdna
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We passed la oliva twice this week and thought it looked very nice. Third time we had to go in. It was fully booked, but luckily there was place at the bar. We had great albondigas and canelones. Great desserts as well. Next time we'll...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank HJ020NL
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We booked this restaurant on the strength of Trip Adviser reviews and the recommendation of our hotel receptionist. We were not disappointed! The waiter was very friendly and helpful, even advising us not to order a main course each as it would be far too...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 392pennyl
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited this restaurant last week whilst in Santa Cruz with my girlfriends on a short holiday, what a find; this is a gorgeous restaurant. It has a lovely cosy Spanish feel, the service was beyond excellent and similarly the food matched the service. The croquetas...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Hillymat
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Do you want the best croquetas in the island? One of the best services with superb quality of food? Very original dishes at a most reasonable price in santa cruz. Definitely a must!!

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank luisaB4373BY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Martin 58, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Phone Number: +34 677 15 78 47
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