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Chocolate in Pampaneira

Abuela Ili Chocolates

Chocoholics take note – there are loads of free samples here, and most of them are fabulous. All the chocolate sold in this basement shop is made on the premises and you'll find plenty of weird and wacky flavours su…
Andalucian in Pampaneira

Bodega El Lagar

Hidden on a winding side street behind Plaza de la Libertad, this tiny bodega is one of the village's best eateries. Decked out in classic rustic fashion – picture rough white walls adorned with farm tools and wicke…
Andalucian in Pampaneira

Restaurante Casa Diego

Bag a table on the quaint upstairs terrace and gaze over Pampaneira's 16th-century stone church as you dine on traditional dishes such as choto al ajillo, kid goat in garlic sauce, and migas alpujarreñas, a sort of …
Food & Drinks in Pampaneira

El Jardín

To take the taste of the Alpujarras home with you, this tempting shop sells a range of local delicacies, all produced by the owner's family: jars of honey and jam, bottles of wine, fruity liqueurs and sticky cakes.
Cafe in Pampaneira

Café Europa

At this well-placed cafe on Plaza de la Libertad, you can tune into the local grapevine over a morning coffee or fortify yourself against the mountain air with a bocadillo (sandwich) and glass of local wine.
Monastery in Pampaneira

O Sel Ling

Opposite Pampaneira village, 2km up the western side of the Poqueira gorge, you can just make out the stupa of the small stone Buddhist monastery, established as a retreat centre by a Tibetan monk in 1982. It makes …