Melilla restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Melilla

La Pérgola

A waterfront terrace makes this classy spot beneath the fortress walls 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 b…
Top Choice Tapas in Melilla

Casa Marta

This is a great tapas bar that brims with people of all ages both inside and out: outdoor seating is under a tent in the street. Free tapas is included with drinks; larger plates are available from the menu.
Cafe in Melilla


This cafe and bakery with indoor and outdoor seating is good to grab a quick eat or while away an hour with a book and a coffee. The bocadillos (sandwiches) are a perfect lunchtime snack, and it does some delicious …
Tapas in Melilla

La Onubense de Moqui

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

Nuevo California

This modern cafeteria on a plaza 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 cerveza (bee…
Tapas in Melilla

Café La Dolce Vita

This large, buzzy cafe and tapas bar has seating all around a corner of the plaza. Have a coffee, an ice cream or a drink with tapas while people-watching on the square.
Spanish in Melilla

Cafetéria Militar

A huge canteen-like affair on the side of the Palacio de Asamblea, with a few tables outside as well, this restaurant is hugely busy for its short lunchtime openings.
Bistro in Melilla


This bistro with outdoor seating offers tasty sandwiches and tapas for an easy light meal with drinks. Popular during lunch and with the after-work crowd.