Southeast Cádiz Province & the Costa de la Luz drinking and nightlife

Lounge in Tarifa


The ultimate Tarifa-cool beach hang-out, Tumbao serves up cocktails, tinto de verano (cold, wine-based drink similar to sangria) loungey sunset beats on a grassy, beanbag-strewn patch overlooking the kitesurfing act…
Bar in Tarifa


This mellow beach bar is set around a boho-chic boutique and two chill-out lounges, one with deckchairs looking out across the beach, 11km northwest of Tarifa. Turquoise-washed bench-style tables set a lazy-life sce…
Lounge in Los Caños de Meca

Jaima Meccarola

This massive, super-popular multipurpose venue is set into the cliffs above Caños' main beach. You can dig into grilled fish in the alfresco beer bar or sip beachy mojitos on the Atlantic-facing cocktail terrace, wh…
Bar in Tarifa

Bear House

This neon-lit bar de copas (drinks bar) has low, cushioned chill-out sofas, good mojitos and other cocktails, a lengthy happy hour, and football on the big screen (but no bears). Hours vary.
Club in Tarifa

La Ruina

Quite possibly Tarifa's favourite late-night haunt, this old-town ruin turned club amps things up with a steady early-hours diet of electro and house.
Cafe in Tarifa

Café Central

Anyone for a 1L margarita? The town's best people-watching spot serves cool cocktails and fresh orange juice, plus cooked breakfasts (€3.50 to €6.50) and some lightly creative contemporary dishes.