Restaurants

Top Choice Canarian in Parque Nacional de Garajonay

Casa Efigenia

On the southern border of Parque Nacional de Garajonay, take a short detour to the town of Las Hayas, where you'll find a local institution serving family-style meals. Efigenia started cooking for the local engineer…
Top Choice Canarian in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Restaurante Breñusca

The daily catch is on display here, go with owner Hipolito's recommendation; he's been here since the 1980s; so has the decor by the look of it: pea green walls, faded pics, dusty ferns… Never mind, the locals rate …
Top Choice Seafood in Valle Gran Rey

Bar-Restaurante El Puerto

Specialising in fresh fish, this traditional place by the port is one of the best spots in town to try local delicacies such as grilled peto and medregal (both local fish). The clientele id mainly Spanish and the me…
Top Choice International in Playa Santiago

Restaurante Junonia

A local favourite opposite the harbour with an elegant dining room decorated with edgy contemporary artwork. Dishes include a sophisticated take on Italian dishes like black pasta with salmon in a lobster, vodka and…
Market in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Mercado Municipal

San Sebastián’s market is a good place to pick up some local delicacies such as honey, busily made by gomeran bees and considered some of the finest in Spain; miel de palma (palm honey), a sweet syrup made from palm…
Canarian in Agulo

La Vieja Escuela

Located on a ridge in the Las Casas barrio (district) of town (once a hamlet in its own right) and a schoolhouse until 1968, grab a table on the panoramic terrace. Highlights on the menu include the fresh fish of th…
Canarian in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Bar-Restaurante La Hila

If you’ve just got off the boat from Las Américas and the pies and peas have left you feeling down, head here and choose one of the a la plancha fish dishes chalked on the blackboard each day, add a squeeze of lemon…
Seafood in Playa Santiago

La Cuevita

Tucked into a natural cave beside a small ermita (chapel), with leafy plants and low lighting, La Cuevita serves fresh local seafood, such as tuna, vieja (parrot fish), lapas (limpets) and chocos (cuttlefish), along…
Seafood in Hermigua

El Faro

Located high above Playa de la Caleta, this is where the locals come for seafood with the pescado del dia (fish of the day) being the best choice. Pastas are also on the menu if you have had enough of flapping fins.…
International in Valle Gran Rey

Casa de Té

This laid-back place has books to borrow, homemade cakes and sharply presented dishes served on volcanic-black square plates. Choices range from salads to crêpes and veggie mains with seitan, as well as chicken and …