The city of Málaga offers a wide range of restaurants, tapas bars, and bars, serving a variety of traditional Spanish cuisine along with the fish specialities of Málaga itself. There is also a wide range of international cuisine on offer with Italian, French, Chinese, Indian, and other dishes available.
Whether eating the freshest catch of the day at a beach chiringuito or dining out on the town, there is something for every taste. The following are some suggestions for recommended restaurants in the city:
1. Gastrobar Terral
Editor’s note: this establishment is temporarily closed
Gastrobar Terral is a tapas bar and restaurant and wine bar serving a la carte dishes with a traditional and modern touch. Enjoy the best in Spanish cuisine, along with a selection of excellent wines, beers, Iberian cured ham, and cheeses. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner, has a good atmosphere and offers the best customer service.
Address: Calle Morena Monroy, 6, Málaga, Spain 29015
2. El Tapeo de Cervantes
El Tapeo de Cervantes is located in the historic centre of Málaga, just a few steps from the Cervantes Theatre. With a warm and cozy atmosphere, this is the place to enjoy the best available tapas in the city. Choose the tapas tasting menu to enjoy a range of tastes, or choose from the menu, made up of creative Mediterranean dishes with inspiration from other cultures. Among the options are fish, seafood, meat, and vegetarian dishes.
El Tapeo de Cervantes
Address: Calle Cárcer, 8, 29012 Málaga
Website: El Tapeo de Cervantes
3. Mesón Ibérico
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Mesón Ibérico is located in the city centre and offers a wide range of traditional Spanish cuisine, along with a surprisingly good wine menu. A choice of starters tempts the taste buds, while main dishes include cod pilpil, lamb pinchitos, sirloin steaks, and the best Iberian ham and cheese.
Address: C/San Lorenzo, 27, Málaga, Spain 29001
Website: Mesón Ibérico
4. Oleo Restaurante, Cocina Mediterránea Sushi Bar
Óleo Restaurante serves a interesting range of Asian fusion, Spanish and Basque cuisine along with the best sushi. This contemporary restaurant is located in the centre of Málaga and comes highly recommended for both the food and the excellent service.
Oleo Restaurante, Cocina Mediterránea Sushi Bar
Address: Calle Alemania, s/n, 29001 Málaga
5. Sabor a Fuego
Located in the Caleta de Málaga, this Argentinian/Mediterranean restaurant serves the best meat and fish dishes, cooked on a charcoal grill in the Argentine way. The range of homemade desserts and original cocktails end off the meal perfectly. Both lunch and dinner are served.
Sabor a Fuego
Address: Paseo de Sancha, 30, 29016 Málaga
Website: Sabor a Fuego
6. La Plaza Restaurant Málaga
La Plaza Restaurant Málaga is located in the Plaza de la Merced, right in the heart of the historic centre of Málaga and close to Picasso’s house. Tapas is served in the bar, while full meals are on offer in the restaurant or on the terrace with views of the plaza and the Cathedral. A combination of Asian Fusion, European, and Middle Eastern meat and fish dishes are served and vegetarians are well catered for.
La Plaza Restaurant Málaga
Address: Plaza de la Merced, 18, 29102 Málaga
Website: La Plaza Restaurant Malaga
7. La Calle Burger Málaga Centro
When in the mood for a really good hamburger, head to La Calle Burger Málaga Centro, right in the heart of the city. All burgers are made from the best beef, served up with salad, fillings, and a side of chips. A full range of drinks and cocktails are available and the restaurant is open for lunch and dinner.
La Calle Burger Málaga Centro
Address: Calle Mosquera, 3, 29008 Málaga
Facebook: La Calle Burger Málaga Centro
8. Uvedoble Taberna
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Uvedoble Taberna is a tapas bar in the centre of Málaga, serving a variety of inventive and delicious tapas made with meats, salmon, tuna, and cheese. The tapas bar also serves an excellent range of Spanish wines and other drinks and is open for lunch and dinner.
Address: C/ Cister, 15, 29015 Málaga
Website: Uvedoble Taberna (in Spanish)
9. Restaurante Vino Mío
Vino Mio is a stylish and contemporary restaurant located right next to the Cervantes Theatre in the historic centre of Málaga. Open from Wednesday through to Sunday, the restaurant serves delicious starters, followed by inventive main dishes including wonders like South African crocodile, Indonesian chicken dishes, and seafood. There is also a choice of pasta and fish dishes available. Enjoy flamenco shows as you eat at this lovely venue.
Restaurante Vino Mío
Address: Plaza de Jerónimo Cuervo, 2, 29012 Málaga
Website: Restaurante Vino Mío
10. Ciao Pizza
CiaoPizza is an Italian restaurant in the heart of the city, serving a full range of Italian antipasti and salads but with the emphasis on their delicious and varied pizzas. A wide range of toppings is available to suit every taste with an enjoyable view over the beach and Mediterranean Sea.
Address: Calle Carretería, 69, 29008 Málaga
Website: Ciao Pizza
Enjoy your visit to Málaga!
Have a great trip to Málaga and bon appetit for enjoyable and tasty meals.
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