Top things to do in El Médano

Tapas in El Médano

Imperio del Pintxo

Run by a young energetic team with a view of the beach and the kitesurfers beyond, like so many colourful butterflies. Come here for tasty tapas and raciónes platters to share such as vegetable tempura, goat-cheese …
Seafood in El Médano

El Astillero de Avencio

Just about the best location in town, overlooking the waves, the seafood and fish here is reliably good and the paella has received rave reviews from readers but, as so often the case in Spanish seafood restaurants,…
Beach in El Médano

Playa El Médano

El Médano boasts the longest beach in Tenerife (2km), lined by a wooden boardwalk – ideal for evening strolls, but that same wind that makes it so good for windsurfing makes it less than ideal for sunbathing.
Beach in El Médano

Playa La Tejita

Stretching for around1km, this delightful unspoiled beach has a simple straw-roofed bar for drinks and snacks. It's just east of the main Playa El Médano; the first section is nudist.