Playa de la Caleta
Hugging the western side of the Barrio de la Viña, this small, popular city beach catches the eye with its mock-Moorish balneario ...
Castillo de San Sebastián
After centuries as a military installation, this polygonal fort built in 1706 on a small islet joined by a stone walkway to Playa de la...
Mercado Central de Abastos
The lively, recently revamped Mercado Central de Abastos was built in 1837 and is the oldest covered market in Spain.
A bookish cafe-bar encased in what appears to be the rusty hulk of an old ship overlooking Playa de la Caleta, with coffee, pastries,...
Amid La Viña's countless fish restaurants, this one stands out for its prawns, fish brochettes and – if you happen to arrive at the...
Calle San Félix 15 · interesting places nearby
El Faro information
Ask any gaditano for their favourite Cádiz restaurant and there’s a high chance they’ll choose El Faro, at once jam-packed tapas bar and upmarket restaurant decorated with pretty ceramics. Seafood is why people come here, although the rabo de toro has its devotees.
If any place in this relaxed city has a dress code, it’s El Faro, but even here it only extends to banning swimsuits…