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Top Choice Spanish in Capileira

Taberna Restaurante La Tapa

Las Alpujarras is a culinary micro-region with its own distinct flavours and, at La Tapa, they're skillfully melded with the area's Moorish past in dishes such as wild boar casserole and vegetable couscous. The rest…
International in Capileira

El Corral del Castaño

Enjoy a lovely setting on a quaint plaza and excellent food at this welcoming village restaurant. Take your pick from the extensive selection of traditional Alpujarran classics or opt for something more inventive su…
Bar in Capileira

Bar El Tilo

With Bob Marley quietly wailing on the stereo and tables on a charming whitewashed square, this laid-back bar is a fine spot for a relaxed beer or two.
Fashion & Accessories in Capileira

Piel J Brown

Don’t miss the excellent leatherwork on show here, including bags, belts and Western-style hats, all handcrafted by artisan José Manuel Moreno (moreno meaning ‘brown’ in Spanish). Bank on at least €70 for a bag and …
Museum in Capileira

Casa Museo Pedro Antonio de Alarcón

A modest house-museum exhibiting local farming and living utensils, and illustrating the life and work of the Guadix-born novelist Pedro Antonio de Alarcón, whose 1872 book La Alpujarra detailed his travels in the r…