Ibiza - Eating
Ibiza’s culture and history is reflected in the islands culinary heritage. The cuisine is strongly influenced by different Mediterranean cultures and in particular by the cuisine of Catalonia. Fresh fish and seafood dominate the island’s culinary culture of course. However, as a big tourist destination, Ibiza’s restaurants cater for all kinds of gastronomic desires.
This is a secluded restaurant near the Cala Mastella beach. The owner goes fishing in the morning and serves his catch as “Arroz Marineras” in the afternoon and evening.
To make a reservation - which is a must - you have to go in in person a few days before as the restaurant doesn’t have a phone. It is said that even the Spanish king was refused because he didn’t have a reservation.
El Chiringuito Beach House
El Chiringuito Beach House has the best location at the glamorous Es Cavallet beach. The aim is to create simple and honest food using local produce when possible.
This is a favourite among royalty and celebrities and the food is absolutely delicious! Advance booking is highly recommended.
The choice stands between different lovely seafood dishes, which can be enjoyed in beautiful surroundings and great atmosphere.
- "Mediterranean and traditional cuisine with a touch of avant-garde"
Provençal food meets Mediterranean cooking in this charming and popular restaurant. Booking is advisable in high season.
Tapas! Perfect when you’re on the go or if you would like to sit for hours and try the whole menu.
Two things are characteristic for La Fontana, the first thing is the genuine, swift and friendly service they provide. The second part is the delicious food.
Sa Carboneria is an authentic Spanish restaurant tucked away in Santa Eulalia del Rio. The patio is magical, with tables underneath lush bougainvilleas.
The Gallery Restaurant
This restaurant has an extensive menu which can come in handy if you're tired of paella and tapas.
S'Ametller offers something as rare as a fine-dining experience for a reasonable price. Not only is the food excellent, but there is also a wine list and knowledge to match in the best way possible.
Bar Doña Ana
Bar Doña Ana is an international bar that best can be described as a café by day and bar by night. You can come here for an English breakfast or a tasty lunch - hot or cold. You can also choose if you wish to be seated at the sun terrace or inside with air-condition.
Mar a Vila
Mar a Vila is quite famous for outstanding tapas, which are mouth-wateringly good. It is a great place for lunch, with a charming décor and friendly service.
Pizzeria Osteria Es Figueral
This restaurant lies on the bottom floor of a bed & breakfast, the atmosphere is old-style osteria with homey checkered tablecloths and candles on every table. The ingredients used for the meals are imported from Italy and carefully chosen to maximize your Italian experience.
Sundays there is live piano-jazz.
Restaurante Nanking Ibiza
Chinese food is the specialty here at Nanking, Cantonese to be specific. It is very popular among the locals and has been nominated the best Chinese restaurant in ibiza several times by various food guides.
Restaurante Plaza del Sol
Restaurante Plaza del Sol provides an amazingly romantic setting with beautiful views over the harbour from the large terrace. If you plan a day in Dalt Vila, this is a great place to start your day with a peaceful breakfast. At night the menu holds classical Mediterranean cuisine.