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Top Choice Mallorcan in Ses Salines

Casa Manolo

With its photo-plastered walls and ceilings strung with Serrano hams, this corner bar looks much as it did when it opened in 1945. While the aged, Josper-grilled meat is fantastic, the real secret to its staying pow…
Top Choice Wine Bar in Ses Salines

Mon de Vins

A wonderful place to sample the wines of Mallorca (and further afield), this latest outpost of Robert Chaves' burgeoning Llum de Sal empire is strewn with tempting bottles and opens onto an inviting courtyard. Take …
Lighthouse in Ses Salines

Cap de Ses Salines

Follow the Ma6110 highway 9km south of Llombards to reach the Cap de Ses Salines, a beautiful bluff on Mallorca's southernmost tip with a lighthouse dating back to 1863. There's not much here, but stretching out alo…
Food & Drinks in Ses Salines

Bodega Llum de Sal

Artworks jazz up the walls of this stone-and-wood, split-level gourmet food store on the main drag – one of the loveliest in this corner of the island. As well as doing great coffee, it sells gourmet food products, …
International in Ses Salines

Cassai

The stone-flagged courtyard of this 300-year-old building, graced with creeping ivy, potted shrubs and artfully weathered timber, is a lovely place to linger over an aperitif, tapas or something more substantial. Di…
Mallorcan in Ses Salines

Asador es Teatre

Asador Es Teatre specialises in roast lamb, T-bone steaks and other fine cuts of aged meat, all seared to perfection on the Josper (grill-oven). The building – which has been used as a barbershop, dentist's and even…
Gardens in Ses Salines

Botanicactus

Just outside Ses Salines is Botanicactus, Mallorca's largest botanical garden. Not just given over to cacti, its 15 hectares bristle with palms, bamboo groves, cypress, carob, orange trees and (naturally) plants wit…
Farm in Ses Salines

Artestruz Mallorca

The main attraction at this ostrich farm is the chance to see, stroke and feed the birds, which kids will love; you can also see them more active at night. Meals (featuring ostrich meat, eggs and Mallorcan wine) are…
Archaeological Site in Ses Salines

Poblat Talaiòtic dels Antigors

One kilometre south of Ses Salines (follow the signposts off the road to Colònia de Sant Jordi) is this neglected archaeological site. There's no visitors' centre, the gate is always open, and only virtually illegib…
Food & Drinks in Ses Salines

Flor de Sal d'Es Trenc

The official sales point for the sea salt you'll see for sale all over Mallorca, this shop sells the natural variety, as well as those scented with Mediterranean herbs, boletus mushrooms, black olives and other addi…