Top ChoiceMuseum in Sitges

Museu del Cau Ferrat

Built in the 1890s as a house-studio by Catalan artist Santiago Rusiñol, a pioneer of the Modernisme movement, this seaside mansion is crammed with his own art and that of his contemporaries (including his friend...

Top ChoiceTapas in Sitges

El Cable

Always packed, down-to-earth El Cable might just be Sitges' most loved tapas bar, rolling out classics like patatas bravas (often branded the best in town) alongside divine, inventive bite-sized creations.

Tapas in Sitges

Moreno Major 17

The family-run purveyor of high-quality charcuterie in Sitges' market has opened this outstanding tapas bar and restaurant, serving up some of the best market-fresh fare in town. Feast on delectable razor clams,...

Film in Sitges

International Film Festival

Early October brings the world's top festival of fantasy and horror films to Sitges. Cutting-edge sci-fi and blood-curdling cinema is shown in venues across town. Book tickets for individual showings if possible,...

Carnival in Sitges

Carnaval

Carnaval in Sitges is a sparkly week-long booze-soaked riot, complete with masked balls and capped by extravagant gay parades held on the Sunday and Tuesday, featuring flamboyantly dressed drag queens, giant...

Fusion in Sitges

Nem

At this packed-out fusion tapas spot, Spanish and Asian flavours collide in short, often-changing menus of deliciously creative concoctions that might include sea-bream sashimi, roasted celery with gorgonzola and...

Fusion in Sitges

33 Sitges

Decked out with tiled floors, slinky booths and dangling lamps, this fashionable fusion restaurant is a bold, contemporary marriage between Mediterranean and Asian cooking. The experimental modern menu throws out...

Vegetarian in Sitges

Lady Green

Indian-style pakoras with coconut curry, vegan cheeseburgers, shitake tempura with aioli, and delectable American-style vegan cheesecake: vegetarian Lady Green will satisfy even the most demanding taste buds with...

Catalan in Sitges

Bon Estar

A calming cream-coloured dining room sets the tone for thoughtful, elegant modern-Catalan cooking at family-owned Bon Estar. Delectable spinach-and-goat's-cheese croquettes are followed by hearty meat and fish...

Craft Beer in Sitges

La Sitgetana

Spy the on-site brewery out the back at this ambitious, modern-minimalist craft-beer pub, with six taps devoted to artisan brews (pints around €5). Try a refreshing Weiss Subur (a Hefeweizen), the well-balanced...

Seafood in Sitges

La Nansa

Just back from the seafront, up a little lane in a fine old house, this smart seafood specialist does a great line in paella and other rice dishes, such as local speciality arròs a la sitgetana (brothy rice dish...

Gay & Lesbian in Sitges

Queenz

This lively spot is mobbed every night in summer. Lovely bar staff serve drinks that pack a punch, the DJ spins non-stop club hits and, perhaps best of all, the bathroom sports a huge Donald Trump mural on which...

Rooftop Bar in Sitges

Sky Bar

Strung around a shimmering metallic-effect pool, this breezy-chic rooftop hotel bar is Sitges' ultimate sundowner spot, sporting fabulous wraparound views out to sea and pulling in a smart crowd. Zingy strawberry...

Tapas in Sitges

El Pou

Tiny Wagyu beef burgers, noodle stir-fries, burrata salads, and classics like anchovies, local-cheese boards and honey-fried aubergines crowd tables at this friendly gourmet tapas place, where Catalan and Asian...

Club in Sitges

Sweet Pacha

Follow the sounds of sultry R & B and hypnotic house towards this cocktail-fuelled club, just back from Aiguadolç marina (a 20-minute walk east from Sitges centre). For quieter nights, there's also a seafood...

Catalan in Sitges

La Salseta

Slow food and seasonal produce dominate the menu at this homey yet elegant Catalan restaurant, with crisp pig's feet with blood sausage and a range of rice dishes, including creamy arròs a la sitgetana, among the...

Bar in Sitges

Casablanca

This cocktail-driven bar exudes nostalgia with its old-timey soundtrack, vintage furnishings and bygone Hollywood stars crowding its walls. A selection of classy cocktails are stirred by seasoned staff who extend...

Fiesta in Sitges

Festa Major

The town’s week-long Festa Major, held in honour of Sitges’ two patron saints, features a huge fireworks display on the 23rd as well as numerous processions, sardanas (sardanes in Catalan; traditional dances) and...

Church in Sitges

Església de Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla

Sitges' most striking landmark is this 17th-century parish church, sitting proudly on a rocky outcrop lapped by the sea, which separates the 2km-long main beach to the southwest from the smaller sandy strands to...

Beach in Sitges

Platja de Terramar

About 2km southwest of central Sitges, Terramar is a fine 395m beach of golden sand, with paddleboat rental and deck chairs in summer.