Top ChoiceCanarian in Puerto de la Cruz

Tito’s Bodeguita

Despite the mildly off-putting location right off a busy roundabout a few kilometres south of the town centre, the patios, flower-filled gardens and atmospheric interior of this 18th-century country mansion,...

Tapas in Puerto de la Cruz

Rosa Negra

At this small, popular tapas bar beneath Calle la Hoya's palm trees, you can take a seat under a parasol out front and watch the Puerto de la Cruz life go by while devouring some good-value, decent tapas. Partake...

Canarian in Puerto de la Cruz

Regulo

The setting is fairy-tale atmospheric: a 200-year-old building with creaky, uneven floors, rustic antiques and small dining rooms covering three floors, set around a leafy central courtyard. The Canarian cuisine...

Canarian in Puerto de la Cruz

Bodega Julian

If you've grown weary of voluminous multilingual menus that read like a ledger, the reassuringly snappy list here is a refreshing change. The time-tested specialties of the house that keep people coming back...

Mediterranean in Puerto de la Cruz

Restaurante Mil Sabores

Styling itself as a temple to modern Mediterranean cooking, this flash, blue-fronted restaurant has the looks and the tastes down to a fine art. Expect dishes like homemade quiche with roasted vegetables, avocado...

Canarian in Puerto de la Cruz

Meson los Gemelos

The house specialty is grilled meat and fish at this friendly, welcoming restaurant with a rustic atmosphere. The setting is a covered interior barn-size patio decorated with hanging plants, leafy ferns, a lovely...

Vietnamese in Puerto de la Cruz

Saigon Delice

If the all-conquering thirst and hunger for pho overwhelms, make a swift beeline for this efficient and popular Vietnamese restaurant. An ample bowl of sopa pho (€11) is enough to fully recharge your carbohydrate...

Mediterranean in Puerto de la Cruz

Tasca el Olivo

The Mediterranean cuisine here is soundly prepared and spiked with a soupçon or two of innovation. Surf-and-turf choices such as pork loins with prawns, and wholesome servings of chickpeas with chorizo, ribs and...

Tapas in Puerto de la Cruz

Tapas Arcón

This place is a bit of a gem. The must-have tapas are the papas arrugadas (wrinkly potatoes) with mojo (spicy salsa) and the Arcón special sauces of almond and sweet pepper or parsley and coriander, but the whole...

Vegan in Puerto de la Cruz

Malaika

This bright new spark is all bare-wood tables, green cushions, spruce lines, sunny service and wholesome, vegan food. The menu is short, but sound choices include the vegan hamburger, red lentil soup with curry,...

Seafood in Puerto de la Cruz

La Cofradía de Pescadores

Come here for the catch of the day – or buy it at the fish stall next door and cook it yourself. Watch the cost though, as some fish dishes are priced per weight. The back terrace has appropriate fishing harbour...

Churros in Puerto de la Cruz

Churreria Perdomo

For the best churros in town, join the local fishermen at harbour-front Churreria Perdomo for a portion of these hot and crispy spiral-shaped doughnuts dunked into hot chocolate (€3). This hole-in-the-wall spot,...

Vegetarian in Puerto de la Cruz

El Limón

This bright and cheerful vegetarian restaurant with an almost exclusively local clientele has a menu consisting of homemade veggie burgers, seitan kebabs, salads, sandwiches and fresh fruit juices. It also does a...

Spanish in Puerto de la Cruz

La Parrilla

La Parrilla is one of several excellent restaurants at Puerto's top hotel and specialises in upmarket Spanish cuisine. Reservations arr recommended at weekends.