Restaurants

Top Choice Moroccan in Almería

Tetería Almedina

For a break from tapas, this welcoming little tearoom-restaurant is the answer. Hidden away in a backstreet below the Alcazaba, it serves a reassuring menu of homestyle Moroccan staples – tagines, tabbouli, couscous…
Top Choice International in Mojácar

Tito's

Picture the ideal beachside bar and chances are it would look something like Tito's, a cane-canopied hang-out set amid palm trees on the southern promenade. It's a wonderfully laid-back spot to sate your thirst on f…
Top Choice Seafood in San José

4 Nudos

Of San José's various seafood restaurants, the 'Four Knots' is the star performer. Aptly housed in the Club Náutico at the marina, it serves classic Spanish dishes – paella included – alongside more innovative creat…
Top Choice Tapas in Almería

Casa Puga

For an authentic tapas experience, make a beeline for this long-standing favourite, on the go since 1870. Shelves of ancient wine bottles and walls plastered with lottery tickets and ancient maps set the scene whils…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Agua Amarga

Restaurante La Villa

La Villa is a sophisticated Agua Amarga restaurant with a romantically lit dining room and an elegant outdoor terrace. Dishes are original and artfully presented, ranging from Tex-Mex starters to steak tartare and g…
Andalucian in Desierto de Tabernas

Los Albardinales

Some 2km east of Tabernas, Los Albardinales is an award-winning organic olive-oil producer. At this, their roadside mill, you can see how the oil is pressed and sample it at their excellent farmhouse restaurant. Exp…
Tapas in Almería

Nuestra Tierra

One of several bars on Calle Jovellanos, this smart, casual eatery wins you over with its courtesy tapa (included with your first drink) and creative dishes, many prepared with fresh regional ingredients. Standouts …
Fusion in Mojácar

Arlequino

The Arlequino's mismatched bohemian decor and panoramic rooftop terrace pair well with the fusion Middle Eastern cuisine it serves. Vegetable samosas pave the way for mains such as lightly herbed lamb, elegantly pre…
Spanish in Los Vélez

Mesón El Molino

With its whitewashed walls, rustic timber beams and courtyard seating, this grand rural restaurant creates an atmospheric setting for hearty country fare and interesting local wines. You'll find it tucked away up a …
Tapas in Almería

La Mala

Cool music, an energetic, youthful vibe and top food combine to make this street-corner bar a local hit. Speciality of the house are its tortillas (omelettes), which come with everything from onions and garlic to pr…