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Mallorcan in Petra

Es Celler

Step down off the street and into this wonderfully cavernous cellar restaurant with soaring ceilings and old wine barrels. Its specialities are barbecued meats, roast lamb and roast suckling pig, but it also rustles…
Mallorcan in Petra

Ca n'Oms

Vaulted stone ceilings and a general air of solidity attest to the 18th-century origins of this restaurant, a lovely place to eat fine variations on pa amb oli (local bread with tomato), including with cuttlefish. I…
Museum in Petra

Museu Fra Juníper Serra

The Museu Fra Juníper Serra contains mementos of Juníper Serra's missionary life. Next door is the house in which he was born, while all over the streets in this part of town are ceramic depictions of his eventful l…
Winery in Petra

Bodegas Miquel Oliver

Going strong since 1912, Bodegas Miquel Oliver is one of the island's most respected winemakers. You can pick up a decent bottle of red at the cellar door, a little over 1km north of town, for under €10.
Monastery in Petra

Ermita de la Mare de Déu de Bonany

Four kilometres southwest of Petra on a wooded hill stands this hermitage, where Juníper Serra gave his last sermon in Mallorca before heading for the New World. Elements of the present church date to the 18th centu…