Top things to do in Cadaqués

Top Choice House in Cadaqués

Casa Museu Dalí

Overlooking a peaceful cove in Port Lligat, a tiny fishing settlement 1km northeast of Cadaqués, this magnificent seaside complex was the residence and sanctuary of Salvador Dalí, who lived here with his wife Gala f…
Bar in Cadaqués

Bar Boia

Frequented by arty types and intellectuals since 1946, this sand-side xiringuito (beach bar) has been voguishly reimagined as a fantastic high-profile cocktail bar. Expertly crafted liquid fusions (€9.50 to €12) – p…
Fusion in Cadaqués


Headed up by a trio of elBulli alumni, this terrace restaurant revolves around innovative, gourmet sharing plates ('compartir' means 'to share'), yet retains a (comparatively) laid-back feel. The always-evolving men…
Fusion in Cadaqués


A mango-yellow door sets the jazzy tone for delicious, creative Mediterranean-Asian 'soul food' at this laid-back bar-restaurant with beer-barrel tables and benches on an old-town alley. It's perfect for vegetarians…
Seafood in Cadaqués

Es Baluard

There may be roe-deer carpaccio and salt-sprinkled grilled asparagus on the menu, but the family behind Es Baluard clearly worships at the throne of Poseidon. Seafood dishes such as Cadaqués anchovies, spider-crab r…
Catalan in Cadaqués


With its cluster of terrace tables gazing out on Port Doguer, fashionable Mut serves an exciting, innovative menu that dances the world, from chorizo in cider to chilli-infused vegetable curry and lentil-duck-and-ma…
Seafood in Cadaqués

Casa Nun

Head for the cute upstairs dining area or grab one of the few tables huddled outside overlooking the port. Everything at this friendly all-rounder is prepared with care, from the seafood dominating the menu to rice …
Seafood in Cadaqués

Casa Pilar

Tucked away from the main beach strip, this compact, family-run restaurant with check-cloth tables and a couple of tables on its small balcony feels like you're dining in someone's flat. It's good for rice dishes, f…
Museum in Cadaqués

Museu de Cadaqués

Salvador Dalí often features strongly in the temporary exhibitions displayed here, as do his contemporaries also connected to Cadaqués, such as Picasso. Enquire at the tourist office for current opening times.
Church in Cadaqués

Església de Santa Maria

Crowning the old town, Cadaqués' white-walled church was originally begun in the 14th century, but later rebuilt following 15th- and 16th-century pirate raids. A golden baroque altarpiece adorns the interior.