Nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Los Cristianos, Playa de Las Américas & Costa Adeje

Papagayo

This restaurant, bar and nightclub oozes sophistication and good taste. The decor is predominantly white, with kick-back seating, shady canopies and water features, while the menu is best for light dishes like sushi…
Bar in La Laguna

Casa Viña

One of the best pavement settings for sipping a drink and watching folk on the move. Within confessional distance of the magnificent Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Concepción, this vinoteca is owned by the well-res…
Bar in La Laguna

Bar Benidorm

Don't let the name put you off; there's no HP Sauce on the tables here. This is a popular local bar which is known for its delicious bocata de jamón (ham sandwich), sliced fresh from one of the hams gently curing o…
Bar in Santa Cruz de la Palma

El Portugués Café

A work in progress, but definitely worth dropping by. Owner Ángel is restoring his Portuguese grandmother's fabulous 17th-century house which, to date, contains an atmospheric bar with a central courtyard terrace co…
Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Bar Dinámico

Bars and cafes come and go in Puerto but the Dinámico has been around since the '50s in one form or another and has counted the Beatles and Agatha Christie among former patrons. It’s a sprawling terraced place in th…
Club in Puerto de la Cruz

Pub Terraza Limbo

Located over a restaurant and accessed via a traditional Canarian courtyard, this thumping nightclub has a series of atmospheric rooms offering varying vibes from pool tables to chill-out sofa spaces and, of course,…
Bar in Los Cristianos, Playa de Las Américas & Costa Adeje

Chiringuito del Mirador

This beach bar (and restaurant) has a sparkling summer-in-the-sun feel with its glossy white furniture and decor contrasting with the deep blue of the sea, just a few metres away. It’s a lovely place for a midday co…
Microbrewery in Costa Teguise

Los Aljibes

About half way between Costa Teguise and Tahiche, near the golf course, you'll find Lanzarote's first microbrewery. Los Aljibes is a bright and funky bar, serving good, honest food and two different beers brewed on …
Bar in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Los Reunidos

Draws an urban chic crowd with its sprawling fashionable interior with exposed pipes, colourful cushions, and limed wood seating. The specialty here is the excellent local wines, available for just €2 a glass, if yo…
Bar in Arrecife

Star City

You can’t miss this looming green skyscraper that, unsurprisingly, was built before Manrique returned to the island and initiated strict building guidelines. Like it or loathe it, there’s no avoiding the fact that t…