Nightlife

Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Bar Dinámico

Bars and cafes come and go in Puerto but the Dinámico has been around since the '50s in one form or another and has counted the Beatles and Agatha Christie among former patrons. It’s a sprawling terraced place in th…
Club in Puerto de la Cruz

Pub Terraza Limbo

Located over a restaurant and accessed via a traditional Canarian courtyard, this thumping nightclub has a series of atmospheric rooms offering varying vibes from pool tables to chill-out sofa spaces and, of course,…
Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Terraza Taoro

Once you have clamboured up the some 200 steps from the centre of town, you deserve a long cool drink; the panoramic views of the town and coast from the sweeping terrace here are a bonus. Specialty coffees and fanc…
Bar in La Orotava

Liceo de Taoro

The 19th-century Liceo de Taoro has a magnificent setting high above the square. Now a private club you can still order a drink from the bar within and take it to the front terrace overlooking the ornamental gardens…
Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Terraza Marquesa

Fronting the same name hotel, dating from 1712, this is one of the most delightful terraces to sip a drink and people watch. Overlooking the lovely 16th-century Iglesia de San Francisco and adjacent flower-filled pl…
Cafe in Puerto de la Cruz

Bar La Muelle

Join the local fisherfolk at this gritty local place on the harbour serving the best carallijo (coffee and brandy) in town. Note the opening time – if you get here early enough, you may just catch the fishing boats …
Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

La Tasquita Flamenca

Get duly frilled and polka dotted and head to this tiny Andalusian bar with live flamenco guitar music nightly and a menu of traditional southern Spain tapas, including grilled prawns (from Huelva) and crisp-fried a…
Cafe in Puerto de la Cruz

Ebano Café

This is a beautiful building with plenty of original features and which is equally ideal for sipping a cocktail or surfing the web (along with a decent cappuccino). Sit outside in a comfy wicker chair within confess…
Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Colours Café

Above a pizzeria on an energetic stretch of eateries, this cocktail bar is the perfect spot to snag a window seat overlooking the square. With mellow decor and Latin and African music, it's a good place to kick off …
Bar in Puerto de la Cruz

Agora

Cafe and cocktail bar rolled into one with a chilled-out vibe, art exhibitions, books to borrow, magazines to read and tables overlooking this, one of the prettiest squares in town. Oh, and an owner who is a Mel Gib…