La Rioja restaurants

Spanish in Haro

El Rincón del Noble

Although Haro isn't much of a foodie town, this easygoing dining room earns high marks for its simple but thoughtfully prepared classic fare. Tender oxtail in Rioja wine sauce, steaming oven-baked bass, and sizzling…
Vegetarian in Logroño

Camino Vegano

Take a break from animal products at this handsome vegan eatery on the main plaza. Friendly English-speaking staff serve up delicious comfort fare like mushroom and vegan béchamel croquettes, veggie lasagna, fajitas…
Pintxos in Logroño


It's hard not to be pulled inside to this sleek contemporary space on a bustling culinary corner. One look at the spread of heavenly, rather elaborate bites and you won't be able to resist. Grilled foie, pastrami wi…
Pintxos in Logroño


A stylish, modern eatery on pintxos-lined San Juan, Tastavin whips up some of the tastiest morsels in town, including smoked trout, fried artichokes, tuna tataki and braised ox tail. The wines are outstanding.
Pintxos in Logroño

Bar Torrecilla

The best pintxos in town? You be the judge. Go for the melt-in-your-mouth foie gras or the mini-burgers, or anything else that strikes your fancy, at this modern bar on buzzing Calle del Laurel.
Modern Spanish in La Rioja

1860 Tradición

One of two top-notch restaurants in the Hotel Marqués de Riscal, this is the place to go for classic Iberian cooking. The restaurant is named after the first year a Marqués de Riscal wine was bottled, and you'll hav…
Modern Spanish in La Rioja

Restaurante Marqués de Riscal

The headlining Michelin-starred restaurant at the Marqués de Riscal hotel and winery continues to dazzle with its creative multi-course menus. Sweeping views and Gehry's dynamic architecture set the stage for a feas…
Tapas in Logroño

Malabar Bodega

When you need a break from stand-up pintxos bars, take a seat in this inviting eatery and drinking spot – which has good charcuterie boards, tapas, salads and heartier meat and fish dishes to match the wines, vermou…
Spanish in Logroño

La Cocina de Ramón

It looks unassuming from the outside, but Ramón's mixture of high-quality, locally grown market-fresh produce and tried-and-tested family recipes has earned him a lot of fans. The fine cooking is matched by the top …
Spanish in Santo Domingo de la Calzada

Los Caballeros

In a classy dining room set with exposed brick, wood-beamed ceiling and stained glass details, Los Caballeros serves up flavourful suckling pig, smoked sardines and codfish dishes, among other classic Navarran fare.…