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Papagayo

This neat-looking restaurant, bar and nightclub oozes sophistication and good taste – it's the coolest on the strip. The decor is predominantly white, with kick-back seating facing the sunset, shady canopies and...

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Kiosco Príncipe

Grab a coffee at this traditional kiosk located in the subtropical park of Plaza Príncipe de Asturias, which dates to the mid-1800s. Admire the award-winning sculpture Courage by Hanneke Beaumont, the traditional...

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Cafetería del TEA

Overhung by globular lights and defined by the crisp and stylishly neat lines of its stainless-steel and grey-cloth furniture, this space downstairs in Tenerife Espacio de las Artes is an excellent choice for a...

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La Casita

Managed by a fashionable young team, but themed like grandma's country cottage with an array of cuckoo clocks and ancient bits and bobs, this enticing cafe sports original tile work and several cosy dining rooms...

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Ebano Café

This cafe is located in a beautiful building seasoned with an age-old patina and with plenty of original features. It's equally ideal for sipping a cocktail or surfing the web with a decent cappuccino. Sit...

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Bar el Pincho

Come to bright-white-painted Bar el Pincho for a cocktail (€6) or gin and tonic (€6) at sunset. The mango daiquiris are the ideal accompaniment to the uninterrupted sand-and-sea views from the terrace above the...

Cafe in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

GastroMag Café

If you can’t attend a concert or fit in a tour at Auditorio de Tenerife, then at the very least you can immerse yourself in the interior architecture by stopping here for a coffee or drink, if not breakfast,...

Bar in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

La Buena Vida

Snag a table on the pavement, order one of the moreish and very well-priced strawberry or peach mojitos and gaze down to the soul-stirring bell tower of the Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Concepción. La Buena...

Bar in La Laguna

Bar Benidorm

Just what the doctor ordered, popular local drinking hole Bar Benidorm dates to 1957 and is known for its delicious bocata de jamón (ham sandwich), sliced fresh from one of the hefty hams curing gently above the...

Bar in La Laguna

Casa Viña

One of the best pavement settings for sipping a drink and watching La Laguna folk on the move. Within worshipping distance of the magnificent Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Concepción, this vinoteca is owned by...

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Agora

This easy-going (but ever-popular) cocktail bar and cafe exudes a chilled-out vibe, with art exhibitions, books to borrow, magazines to read and tables overlooking one of the prettiest squares in town. It's a...

Bar in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Barbas Bar

Yes guys, if you have a barba (beard) you will be made particularly welcome at this inviting saloon-style bar – in a strip of drinking holes – right across from the port. The emphasis, fittingly, is on imported...

Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Terraza Taoro

Once you've clambered up the 200-odd steps to get here from the centre of town, you deserve a long cool drink as well as some supreme panoramic views of the town and coast from the sweeping terrace. Specialty...

Bar in La Orotava

Liceo de Taoro

The 19th-century Liceo de Taoro has a magnificent setting high above the square. It's now a private club, where you can still order a drink from the bar within and take it to the front terrace overlooking the...

Bar in La Laguna

Bar 7 Vies

Enjoy chill-out music and a cosy interior with burgundy walls and Victoriana-style decor. Although this is more a bar than a restaurant, there are tapas and a reasonable daily menu on offer. The place gets packed...

Bar in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Mojos y Mojitos

This popular and laid-back place on La Noria serves decent food during the day, and at night morphs into a combination of cool cocktail bar and pulsating nightclub, with DJs and occasional live music. The mojitos...

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Chiringuito Coqueluche

Stroll along the promenade, past luxurious hotel gardens and around a small headland to the attractive dark-pebble beach of La Enramada, where you can sip a drink with sand between your toes at the cheerful local...

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Bulan

The interior of this restaurant-bar on La Noria oozes atmosphere and history, with original richly patterned tilework, wood-clad rooms and soft moody lighting. The restaurant morphs into a popular bar and...

Bar in Los Cristianos, Playa de las Américas & Costa Adeje

Hard Rock Cafe

Part of the worldwide rock 'n' roll chain, with a buzzy vibe, music-themed decor and a stunning rooftop terrace with sea views beyond the palms. Regular live concerts and DJ sessions are held; check the calendar...

Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Restaurante Cafetería Dinámico

Bars and cafes come and go in Puerto de la Cruz but the Dinámico has been around since the '50s in one form or another and has counted the Beatles and Agatha Christie among former patrons. It’s a sprawling...