Top Choice Teahouse in Málaga

La Tetería

There are numerous teterías in Málaga, but only one La Tetería. While it's less Moorish than some of its more atmospheric brethren, it still sells a wide selection of fruity teas, backed by a range of rich cakes. Al…
Top Choice Cafe in Estepona


Stamp-sized Irish-run bar-cafe on a pedestrian street near the historic centre specialising in bottled craft beers. You'll see no clichéd Gaelic-pub motifs here. Instead, you get a blackboard listing more than 40 cr…
Bar in Málaga

Bodegas El Pimpi

This rambling bar is an institution in this town. The interior encompasses a warren of rooms, and there's a courtyard and open terrace overlooking the Roman amphitheatre. Walls are decorated with historic feria post…
Craft Beer in Málaga

La Madriguera Craft Beer

Craft beer barely registered in Spain a few years ago, but the ‘Rabbit Hole’, as its name translates, is riding a new wave with daily listings of a dozen ever-changing craft beers and an equal number of more permane…
Bar in Málaga

La Tranca

You’ll have to elbow your way through the melee to get served in La Tranca, a slim, old-fashioned bar with a rock-band-like following where discarded napkins litter the floor, obscure vinyl sleeves decorate the wall…
Coffee in Málaga

El Último Mono Juice & Coffee

If you want your coffee dispatched quickly in a takeaway cup and don’t really care for Starbucks, head to ‘the last monkey’, a super-friendly small cafe with space to perch on a stool and a handful of sweet bites to…
Cafe in Fuengirola

Café Andino

This cosy little cafe roasts its own beans, serves strong, aromatic coffee and does a side line in homemade cakes. It’s situated right next to the bus station. There’s a branch in Málaga.
Bar in Málaga

El Jardín

A slightly mildewed Viennese-style cafe next to palm-filled gardens behind the cathedral, El Jardín attracts young flamencologists and ancient malagueños, plus the odd inebriated Picasso lookalike. Art-nouveau flour…
Wine Bar in Málaga

Los Patios de Beatas

Two 18th-century mansions have metamorphosed into this sumptuous space where you can sample fine wines from a selection reputed to be the most extensive in town. Stained-glass windows and beautiful resin tables inse…
Cafe in Torremolinos & Benalmádena

Cafe Goyesca

Finding a piece of old Torremolinos is like looking for a needle in a haystack, but don’t pass up a trip to the Goyesca, a traditional Spanish cafe half-hidden along the main shopping street. In operation since 1908…