Restaurants

Top Choice Andalucian in Alájar

Casa Padrino

With atmospheric dining by a brick-ring fireplace or on a sunny terrace, Casa Padrino serves scrumptious country fare loosely based on old village recipes. The pencas de acelgas (Swiss chard stuffed with Iberian por…
Top Choice Tapas in Aracena

Jesús Carrión

Devoted chef Jesús heads up the creative kitchen at this wonderful family-run restaurant, which is causing quite the stir with its lovingly prepared, contemporary twists on traditional Aracena dishes. Try the Iberia…
Top Choice Andalucian in Linares de la Sierra

Restaurante Arrieros

The art of slow food is taken to the extreme here with meals normally spinning out over several lazy hours. The innovative approach to local pork products and wild mushrooms, such as the mushroom-and-apple stuffed s…
Top Choice Andalucian in El Rocío

Restaurante Toruño

With its traditional Andalucian atmosphere, authentically good food and huge portions, this is El Rocío's one must-try restaurant. A highlight on the menu is the free-range mostrenca calf, unique to Doñana; for nonc…
Top Choice Tapas in Huelva

Azabache

After a taste of traditional Huelva? Squeeze into this narrow tiled tapas bar where busy, helpful waiters are quick to deliver cheese and jamón (ham) platters, scrambled gurumelos (local wild mushrooms), fried choco…
Top Choice Tapas in Aracena

Rincón de Juan

It’s standing room only at this wedge-shaped, stone-walled corner bar, indisputably the top tapas spot in town. Iberian ham is the star attraction and forms the basis for a variety of montaditos (small stuffed rolls…
Andalucian in Huelva

Restaurante Juan José

Locals regularly pack into this humble, friendly neighbourhood restaurant 1.5km northeast of Plaza de las Monjas for its fabulously gooey tortilla de patatas (potato-and-onion omelette). The tuna (fresh from Isla Cr…
Seafood in Isla Cristina

Hermanos Moreno

Beloved for its friendly service and reasonably priced daily specials, Moreno is one of several busy seafood spots on this square on the peninsula's northwest tip. It's opposite the seafood auction market, where you…
Spanish in Huelva

La Mirta

This popular restaurant/wine bar on the bubbly Gran Vía specialises in local flavours blended with contemporary flair. Chocos get served with everything from linguine to four-cheese fondue; other creative temptation…
Andalucian in Castaño del Robledo

El Dornillo

Good honest mountain staples – grilled meats, croquettes, revueltos (Spanish-style scrambled egg dishes) and salads – rule the menu at this centrally located restaurant run by a friendly couple. On sunny days, the v…