Eating out in Torrevieja
Eating out in Torrevieja
Many of the tourists who come to Torrevieja do so to enjoy the intense flavours of the city. Mediterranean gastronomy that stands out for its rice, the products of the sea, and quality vegetables.
There are many bars and restaurants in Torrevieja in which to enjoy such dishes, although if you are looking for a place to taste a quality meal, keep in mind the following venues.
Restaurante Las Columnas
Located on Avenida de los Marineros 23; for that reason, from your table, you will be able to appreciate beautiful sea views. A sight complemented with exquisite dishes such as the "strawberry gazpacho with citrus rice" or the "corvina and shrimp ceviche with tiger sauce." If you are looking for a good dessert, then the house suggestion is the "lemon cake with chablis gel."
La Crème de la Crêpe
A restaurant with a jovial style and a modern look. There are outdoor tables right at Calle Fotografos Darblade, 22. The most exciting thing about this restaurant is that the crepes' batter is entirely handmade. An impressive starter is the "salmon carpaccio with battered camembert." As for savoury dishes, you can find ham and cheese crepes, cheese and bacon, as well as the Hawaiian surfer. A highly recommended dessert is the "Jijonenco," where the cream flavour is mixed with vanilla ice cream, nougat cream, and crepe.
El Rincón de las Jarras
The Rincón de las Jarras is located on Calle Maria Parodí 3. A large establishment, whose foundation dates back to 1995. You can enjoy their exciting menu at the tables or in the bar, where to feel more closely the aroma of coffee and cream desserts. The restaurant is specialised in tapas, so if you are looking to enjoy a pleasant afternoon in this establishment, among other dishes you can order the "Montadito Volcán" or the "Hake Ensaladilla Rincón style."
Mesón La Huértica
Located at Calle Patricio Pérez, 45 Bajo, Mesón La Huértica is an inn where you can intensely enjoy the typical Mediterranean cuisine in all its extension. Here you can taste dishes such as typical fideuàs and marine products such as prawns, lobsters, and anchovies.
A family-style restaurant, where you can find round tables with space for up to 12 people. The variety of tapas is exquisite as well as the desserts including "three milk flan" and "cream seasoned with cinnamon and caramel as a great claim."
Finally, La Encina is an establishment where the Mediterranean gastronomy of Torrevieja acquires a modern nuance, with unique recipes and original presentations. The establishment is charming and elegant, having an extensive fish menu. However, apart from the traditional fideuàs, paellas and prawns, La Encina's kitchen works with fast foods but nuanced with gourmet flavours, thus raising the quality of the dishes.
Torrevieja is an ideal city to enjoy the local cuisine; an example is the annual edition of "Nos vamos de tapas," where the establishments show their best creations. Visiting Torrevieja is highly recommended at any time of the year, so we invite you to check the city's agenda to find out the different events that take place throughout the year.