Top Choice Seafood in Melilla

La Pérgola

A waterfront terrace makes this classy spot a very pleasant place for a meal, or just a late afternoon drink. The speciality is barbecued seafood, and at €10 the prix-fixe menu cannot be beaten.
Tapas in Melilla

Casa Marta

This is a rockin’ tapas bar that brims with people of all ages both inside and out: outdoor seating is under a tent in the street. Each beer comes with free tapas, so three beers gets you a free dinner. Don’t miss t…
Tapas in Melilla

La Onubense

With its rough-hewn wood furniture and unpolished décor, this place looks like the quintessential tapas bar. The house speciality is spicy bollito de Pringá (meatball) and other classic tapas delicacies.
Cafe in Melilla

Cafetería Nuevo California

This modern cafeteria with a small outdoor terrace has a wide-ranging menu and friendly waiters eager to help your clumsy Spanish along. The sandwiches and pasta are particularly good, all washed down with a cold ce…
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This hopping bistro with outdoor seating on a tree-lined avenue offers inexpensive but tasty sandwiches and tapas. Popular during lunch and with the after-work crowd.
Local in Melilla

Los Salazones

Another local favourite, this meat and seafood restaurant is located a block from the beach, and is the perfect place to end a day in the sun. Sit at the marble-topped barrels and enjoy the grilled fish.
Cafe in Melilla

Real Club Marítimo

This is a private yacht club but travellers are welcome to come and sample a croissant and coffee by the sea.
Cafe in Melilla

Café Rossy

Another reliable place to grab a quick eat or while away an hour with a book and a coffee. The bocadillos are a perfect lunchtime snack.
in Melilla

Café Toga

This small bar on the broad Plaza y Benarroch, dishes out tapas and sandwiches throughout the day. Located beneath the sign for ‘Academia Vetonia’.
Supermarket in Melilla


For the complete supermarket experience, go to Supersol on the road to the frontier.