We found it a difficult one to choose our favourite Nerja restaurants!
There are reportedly over 400 restaurants and tapas bars in Nerja, enough to cater for all tastes.
We have limited ourselves to listing a small selection of popular Spanish and International establishments.
Bar El Cangrejo
Calle La Habana 18
A traditional tapas bar with a wide selection of tapas and specialising in fresh fish and shellfish.
A quality restaurant specialising in meat and fish dishes prepared in the traditional ‘a la brasa’ style, which involves cooking over hot coals.
Avenida Del Mediteraneo
An Argentinian steak house with excellent Angus steaks. Live music every Friday.
Calle Pintada 9
An international bistro with a full selection a la carte menu.
Calle Granada 6
A traditional Spanish restaurant with a typical Andalucian menu. Flamenco shows regularly staged.
Calle Cristo 42-44
A fine Indian restaurant established since 1987.
An excellent beach bar or ‘chiringuito’ with a wide range of fresh local dishes and barbecue on the terrace.
Calle Carebeo 17
A superb Italian restaurant offering a full menu with fresh pasta dishes.
Plaza La Marina
An excellent Spanish restaurant offering a full selection of local dishes. Dinner reservations required.
Calle Gloria 14, Calle Gloria 15, Calle Chaparil 4
This is a group of three restaurants with traditional Spanish tapas bars and full menus. The good ambiance in all three restaurants make for a good night out.
Balcon De Europa
An excellent restaurant with magnificent sea views offering a full international menu.
Plaza Cavana 2
Located in a beautifully restored old house offering good Spanish cuisine with a great view to the beach.
Calle Diputacion Provincial 12
A picturesque Spanish restaurant offering regional dishes always using fresh produce. As mentioned before these are just some of the Nerja restaurants, there are many more!