It is impossible not to mention the multitude of restaurants and bars in and around Tarifa, from traditional to wellness food, meat and fish specialities.
Tarifa is an explosion of sensations and flavours, so here is a non-exhaustive list of the best restaurants in Tarifa.
It’s almost a lifestyle, tapas are so deeply rooted in Spanish culture. To taste with a good glass of wine, discover flavors and local specialties through small rations carefully prepared.
Pleasant moment of relaxation with friends or family around a beautiful table.
Like at home ! This is the feeling one gets at the Burla, a small bar, delicious tapas. A stone's throw from the historic center just in front of the port of Tarifa. Top quality / price ratio.
An entity, Le Bar Tapas El Frances is almost an institution in Tarifa, located in the historic center. The Patatas Bravas are to die for! No reservation possible in high season, you have to be patient.
The Pic-Nic has a super pleasant terrace with sometimes live music in summer, located in the historic center. Very caring and super friendly staff. The tapas but also the dishes are very good.
Good meat Restaurant in Tarifa? Nothing could be easier Andalusia is a land of breeders, the meat is of quality. The reputation of the Iberian pig is well established.
Here are some tested and approved addresses.
3 minutes from the city center towards the Sanctuary of Luz, La Maison El Rancho is aimed at lovers of meat, grilled, stewed or matured. Meat from local breeders, and vegetables from the garden. We recommend that you try the Lomo de Vaca Extra and the chuleton there.
Right in the historic center of Tarifa, Vaca Loca is an address for lovers of good grills and kebabs. Relaxed atmosphere and very good cocktails for the aperitif. We wholeheartedly recommend the famous Secreto Iberico.
The restaurant of the Hurricane hotel holds a high place for meat lovers. 5 minutes by car from the city center of Tarifa. Chic atmosphere in a refined setting between palm trees and the crackling of the wood fire. The Chuletton is absolutely worth testing.
Fish and seafood lover, you will be served!
Between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, the finest culinary specialties are logically from the sea.
If you travel between the end of May and the beginning of June on Tarifa, do not miss the famous utltra gastronomic event of the Ruta del Atun.
Excellent restaurant located in the center of Tarifa at La Alameda square. Marine atmosphere we tested it several times without any disappointment, friendly staff. Contemporary cuisine and very good bluefin tuna menu. To be tested without hesitation.
A stone's throw from the Balnéario spot, El Ancla is a traditional fish and seafood restaurant. Impeccable service, it is a must for lovers of tuna tataki, cuttlefish croquettes, fried fish and other delicacies from the sea.
Café Bar Talin is located at the end of the port of Tarifa, it couldn't be more typical. More like a Tapas bar than a restaurant, the price / quality ratio is unbeatable and its position "feet in the water" is quite pleasant, it's a nice secret spot. Fried fish and seafood
There are some great addresses of vegetarian restaurants in Tarifa which offer healthy, eco-responsible and elaborate gastronomy. Take advantage of it after a great kitesurfing session to regain your strength.
Le Brio is a Vegetarian Tapas Bar Restaurant, which offers you an elaborate vegetarian gastronomic experience with sea view. Fresh 100% ecological products and craft beers are waiting for you.
Vegetarian but not only ... the Mic Moc can delight everyone and offers you careful, colorful and tasty fusion cuisine. Located in the street that runs along the port of Tarifa, the Mic Moc is an excellent address.
The Chilimosa is right in the center of Tarifa just next to the Puerta de Jerez, authentic vegetarian cuisine full of tastes, the falafels are superb. Even the most carnivorous among us are satisfied.