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Top Choice Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Cofradía de Pescadores

Next to the port, with an outdoor terrace, you can dine on the catch of the day along with the fishermen – and there’s no better recommendation than that. Try the parrilla de pescado y marisco (seafood mixed grill) …
Church in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Concepción

Built in 1874, this handsome church is strikingly Mediterranean in style. Smaller but of equal interest is the Ermita de las Nieves, a tiny chapel just back from the water in Puerto de las Nieves. Here you can see a…
Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Restaurante Dedo de Dios

A cavernous restaurant hung with ferns in a lovely old building overlooking the beach and the rocky remains of the poor old Dedo. It fills up with large, boisterous families at weekends and has a vast menu of mainly…
Museum in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Museo de la Rama

Next to the main church, this small museum honours the town’s most important annual festival: La Rama, with explanations, history and displays, including the quaint papier-mâché figures with their giant heads who su…
Cultural in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Fiesta de la Rama

An extraordinary festival with origins that lie in an obscure Guanche rain dance. Nowadays, locals accompanied by marching bands parade into town brandishing tree branches and then get down to the serious business o…
Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Restaurante Las Nasas

There’s a great atmosphere in this former warehouse with its old-fashioned black-and-white interior, jolly model boats, high ceilings and a small open-air terrace overlooking the ocean.
Gardens in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Huerto de las Flores

This 19th-century garden has more than 300 tropical plants and is a leafy retreat on a hot day. The cafe here serves coffee produced in the nearby Agaete Valley.
Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Bar Angor

Based in a pretty blue-and-white building, Angor is popular with locals and visitors, largely for its excellent value three-course menú del día (€7).
Farm in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Finca La Laja

Cultivates tropical fruit and grapes alongside coffee beans; a tour includes tastings of both their coffee and wine.
Church in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Ermita de las Nieves

A tiny chapel in Puerto de las Nieves.