WHERE TO EAT
Central Area Near Plaza Pombo B&B
TAPAS BARS, SNACKS, AND DAILY MENU
A tapas and snack bar, well-located and with excellent service. It offers a daily menu and specializes in various types of pinchos and omelets.
Calle Daoiz y Velarde, 18 – Teléfono: 942 21 83 86
Charming bar-restaurant, cozy and well-attended. Daily menu, snacks, and tapas. Market cuisine, featuring great seafood and meats. Ask about the specialties not listed on the menu, according to the season.
Calle Peña Herbosa, 21 – Teléfono: 942 22 57 85
BODEGA FUENTE DE
Traditional family-owned bodega (wine cellar). Specializes in Lebaniego and Montañés stews. Various snacks and a specialty in cheeses.
Calle Peña Herbosa, 5 – Teléfono: 942 21 30 58
Rich in Asian flavors and nuances, so you can enjoy dishes beyond sushi.
Calle Peña Herbosa, 11 – Teléfono: 942 05 50 90
EL AGAVE AZUL
A Mexican bar and restaurant.Calle del Sol, 40 – Teléfono: 942 21 89 52
VIA MAZZINI 43
Pizzeria with a spacious terrace overlooking the bay. Both the owners and the chefs are Italian and bring the main ingredients directly from Italy. If you like pasta, this is the best place to enjoy it at lunchtime.
Calle Castelar, 3 – Teléfono: 942 04 46 66
FUSION AND INNOVATIVE CUISINE
HERMOSA DE ALBA
A modern and fun atmosphere that is quite popular in the city. The menu features contemporary cuisine with fusion elements and dishes designed for sharing.
Calle Tetuán, 34 – Teléfono: 942 80 91 08
Here, you’ll find a fusion menu designed for sharing, based on national products, prepared according to daily tastes, with techniques and preparations from around the world (Mexico, Korea, Peru, etc.). Standouts include their Tacos, original Baos, Steak tartare, Chipirones (small squid), but leave room for dessert, as their cheesecake is unforgettable.
Calle Sta. Lucía, 33 – Teléfono: 942 22 10 51
High ceilings, wood, stone, and a fusion-style menu. Everything is aimed at providing you with “wild” gastronomic experiences, enjoying their menu, a range of incredible coffees, or the brunch that awaits you in the late morning.
Calle Ataulfo Argenta Músico, 31 – Teléfono: 942 78 61 75
CLASICOS Y COCINA DEL MERCADO
Creative, seasonal, traditional. These are the three pillars of the cuisine at this elegant, warm, and innovative restaurant that is gaining followers every day. Highly recommended.Calle Hernán Cortés, 38 – Teléfono: 942 07 57 41
CLASSICS AND MARKET CUISINE
A modern setting with a bar serving reinvented Cantabrian recipes.Calle Gómez Oreña, 15 – Teléfono: 942 31 41 49
BODEGA EL RIOJANO
Simple Spanish cuisine menus in a place with exposed beams and barrel tapas serving as works of art. A must-visit, even if only for a glass of wine.Río de la Pila, 5 – Teléfono: 942 216 750
LA CASETA DE BOMBAS
A unique restaurant located in the pump house of the Dique de Gamazo. Well worth a visit, if only for a beer. Great grilled fish and some of the city’s best fried calamari.Calle Gamazo – Teléfono: 942 74 26 68
A traditional neighborhood restaurant and seafood house, with fresh ingredients on display, a family-friendly atmosphere, and photos of celebrities.
Calle Tetuán, 21 – Teléfono: 942 273 007
LA FLOR DE TETUAN
Possibly the best seafood restaurant in the city. Exceptional quality fresh fish. Offers both à la carte dining and a bar with tables for snacks.
Calle Tetuán, 25- Teléfono: 637 67 59 82
Restaurant on the First Beach of El Sardinero. Unbeatable views. A spacious restaurant serving traditional cuisine, private dining rooms, and a large terrace where you can enjoy à la carte meals or simply a sandwich.Plaza Italia, 3B – Teléfono: 942 27 30 34
A bright gourmet Spanish restaurant with a seasonal menu and a garden in a large mansion with artworks.Calle Ramón y Cajal, 18 – Teléfono: 942 29 06 06
A classic restaurant where you can enjoy a set menu or various snacks. Outdoor terrace.
Calle Joaquín Costa, 45 – Teléfono: 942 27 04 91
BARRIO PESQUERO AREA
Fresh seafood and fish.
Av. Sotileza, 36 – Teléfono: 942 31 36 55
Specializes in seafood and fish.
Plaza Cabildos, 1 – Teléfono: 942 13 53 81
Specializes in grilled fish, roasted sardines, bonito (tuna), and more.
Calle Marqués de la Ensenada, 32 – Teléfono: 942 30 41 12