Top ChoiceMoroccan in Almería

Tetería Almedina

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

Top ChoiceTapas in Almería

Jovellanos 16

Wtth friendly service and a prime people-watching location opposite Plaza Constitución, Jovellanos 16 is a rising star on Almería's 'tapas row'. Don't miss their hamburguesa Jovellanos (a scrumptious mini-burger...

Top ChoiceTapas 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...

Tapas in Almería

El Quinto Toro

This old-school tapas bar offers a traditional atmosphere, with the obligatory bull’s head over the bar and a classic menu of Andalucian tapas and raciones. Treats include chorizo ibérico (spicy sausage) and...

Tapas in Almería

Tortillería 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...

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....

Seafood in Almería

Casa Joaquín

Fresh seafood is the draw at this historic Almería bodega, classically attired with hanging hams and rustic clutter. What's on offer depends on the day's catch but regular crowd-pleasers include juicy gambas...

Tapas in Almería

Taberna Postigo

It's not unusual to see people waiting for a table at this friendly, casual tavern in a leafy angle off Paseo de Almería. The reason for the queues are its perennially popular tapas a la brasa (grilled over hot...

Cafe in Almería

La Coquette

This wonderful patisserie is perfectly sited for a quick pit stop on Almería's central drag. Choose from the tempting array of croissants, brownies, tarts and meringues or go for a creamy Italian-style gelato to...

Tapas in Almería

Cervecería Las Tiendas

Every seafood tapa imaginable is yours for a song as this popular streetside venue. It's usually thronged throughout the evening with patrons sipping beers on the sidewalk as waiters sling plates of steamed...

Spanish in Almería

El Asador

Formal and elegantly furnished, El Asador is smarter than most of its tapas-bar neighbours. Tall-backed chairs and starched table settings set the tone for high-end Spanish cuisine that features foie-gras...

Market in Almería

Mercado Central

Almería’s central market occupies a grand 1890s building near the top of Paseo de Almería. Go early to see squid so fresh they’re still changing colour, as well as a profusion of fruit and veg grown in...

Tapas in Almería

Entrefinos

Ever-popular Entrefinos recreates a traditional wine bar ambience with its high wood-beam ceiling, upturned barrels and blackboard menus. The tapas, such as grilled mushrooms and fried anchovies, are a cut above...

Cafe in Almería

Habana Cristal

Office workers and señoras with mucho hairspray like to meet at this, one of Almería’s best-known cafes. It's open throughout the day but is particularly busy in the morning, when folk come to breakfast on...

Andalucian in Almería

Lamarca

The display of hanging hams, wines and cheeses fronting this cosy backroom restaurant give the game away. This is the place to get to grips with Spain's celebrated cured meats and sausages, served here as tapas...

Cafe in Almería

Café Colón

It's a hit with the local breakfast crowd, who swarm to the outdoor tables on warm weekend mornings to fuel up on churros and hot chocolate. It's also good for tapas, beer and televised football matches.