Restaurants in Fuengirola
Fuengirola has a vibrant restaurant scene with restaurants in all price ranges and qualities. The large amount of expats from all over the world living in Fuengirola has led to a large variety of cuisines being represented. Along the seafront there are restaurants that are
essentially adapted to mass tourism such as English Restaurants
, Italian Restaurants
, Indian Restaurants
etc, but a little farther up you will find restaurants with a larger variety.
Both Fuengirola centre and the Los Boliches area has a restaurant street where the restaurants are lined up. The marina is also a really nice area with lots of restaurants.
Restaurant recommendations in Fuengirola
Because of the large selection it can be difficult to find the good Restaurants in Fuengirola. A good tip is to look where the Spaniards go out to eat,
but then you should note that Spanish families usually don't eat dinner until 9 p.m. in the evening.
This is a selection of good restaurants in Fuengirola for you to enjoy whether you live in Fuengirola or are here on a holiday.
Restaurant Mo:Mo is a recently opened Nepali restaurant that is run a by a genuinely warm and welcoming Finnish-Nepali couple that always greets you with a Namaste, Welcome or Tervetuloa. Traditional Nepali food is very healthy and their dishes contain less fat than many other cuisine. Instead they add taste by using herbs, spices and pickled ingredients. The cuisine is influenced by their neighbouring countries, such as India and Tibet.
You will not find any dishes with beef here, as the cow is considered a sacred animal. Instead they use chicken, lamb, fish and shrimps. You should try their MoMo, which is a dumpling with Nepalese spices and actually this one of the most popular foods in Nepal. They also have a large selection of really tasty vegetarian dishes, so this is the perfect restaurant for a group of vegetarians and meat eaters who would like to go out together. They also have a large variety of dishes from southern Nepal that are similar to classical Indian dishes, such as Tandori, Tikka Masala, Korma, Madras, Vindaloo, Biryani etc. You can specify how spicy you want your dish.
Apart from Nepalese specialities they also have a few Finnish dishes. One of them is their smoked salmon that is freshly smoked in their own kitchen. Another Finnish speciality is the meatballs.
Why not try a Nepali speciality for dessert as well. Nuestro Padre Jesus Cautivo 10
Tel: 671 289 014
Opening hours: Tuesdays to Saturdays 10 a.m. to 11.30 p.m.
Closed on Mondays.
The bar opens at 10 a.m.
Lunch is served from 12.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.
Dinner is served from 6.30 p.m. to 11.30 p.m. Mo:Mo on Facebook
Portofino is one of the restaurants on the beach promenade that has outstanding, tasteful food made with heart. All their dishes are made with fresh, quality ingredients and all their pastas are home made and fresh.
On their menu you can find some delicious gems such as Irish fillet steak with wild mushrooms and truffles, baby lamb leg with honey and mint sauce, rib eye steak from Galicia, and cod with honey and mustard seeds. Their pastas are made with authentic recipes.
All their desserts are home made and come with a free Limoncello.
If you are a wine lover, ask the waiter as they have many high quality wines that are reasonably priced. Even the house wine is of higher quality than you would usually find in restaurants in Spain.Special offer:
If you make a reservation and tell them that you have found their restaurant on Megafon you will get a 10% discount on your bill.
Every Saturday there is live music from 8 p.m. Paseo Martimo 15
Tel: 951 45 82 16
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from Mid day to 11 p.m. Closed on Mondays Restaurant Portofino on Facebook
As the name suggests, GastroVinum is a place where you can go to enjoy good food and good wines. The restaurant is run by the lovely Belgian couple Sofie and Stefan that has been in the food business on the Costa del Sol for many years. They are food lovers, which you can tell by the taste, the composition of their dishes and the way the food is presented on the dishes.
It's a fusion restaurant but obviously some of their dishes are inspired by Andalusian cooking. At GastroVinum you can either enjoy food together with good wine or you can enjoy good wine or beer together with some of their smaller dishes. Apart from their menu they also have specialities of the day. The menu has two parts: One for full meals with starters and one for light meals.
For the warm summer days you should try their excellent Melon Gazpacho which gives a new dimension to the word Gazpacho. For pork lovers the Carrilada de Cerdo, served with a sweet wine sauce, is also really delicious.
They have a high level of knowledge about wines and beers so when it comes to the beverage menu, nothing is left to chance. All their beers are craft beers, while all the wines are from Spain. There is also a wide selection of wines by the glass. Calle Palangreros 20
Tel: 626 771 735
Opening hours: Tuesdays to Thursdays 7 p.m. to 11.30 p.m.
Fridays to Sundays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 11.30 p.m.
Closed on Mondays.
GastroVinum on Facebook
Lotus Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar is one of the gems that can be found at the Paseo Maritimo in Fuengirola. Their clients keep coming back for their excellent tasty meals. They have a large menu with dishes from all over the world with reasonable prices. Apart from steaks they also have burgers, pizza, pasta, lasagna, salads, tex mex etc. Their food is fresh and home made every day. The burgers and the steaks come with their own home made sauces.
Their summer lunch menu includes a glass of beer and their summer dinner menu includes a glass of wine.
As the name says this is also a Cocktail Bar so they have a large selection of beers, wines, liquors and cocktails. After you have finished your meal you can enjoy some of their delicious cocktails that have their own special recipes.
Since they are on the Beach front they also have a breakfast menu.
The staff is very welcoming and will make sure that you have a great experience.
They are located in a spacious area of the Beach Promenade of Fuengirola, with a great view over the Mediterranean, where you can enjoy an excellent meal or a tasteful cocktail. Paseo Martimo 10
Tel: 673 43 22 88
Opening hours: Mid day to midnight. Closed on Mondays Lotus on Facebook
Moochers Jazz Café
With Live Music every night Moochers has established itself as one of the busiest and most popular restaurants in Fuengirola. An incredibly varied menu, ranging from Best Irish Steaks cooked on the barbecue, Whole Roasted Shoulder of Lamb, Fish, Chicken, Pastas, Stroganoffs, Steak Pies, their famous 100% beef Gourmet Burger "The Big Mooch", vegetarian dishes and of course the Giant Sweet and Savoury Pancakes. Warm in winter and with a roof top summer terrace come and see why Moochers has been in the heart of Fuengirola for more than 20 years.
Moochers is the only restaurant to have live music 7 nights a week. Calle de la Cruz 17 (Fish Alley)
Tel: 952 477 154
Opening hours: Every day from 6 pm to 1 am www.moochersjazzcafe.com
Restaurant Zena 2.0
Forget everything you think you know about Italian Restaurants. The excellent Chef on Zena will prepare the most wonderful and tasty meals for you. If you like Italian food, or if you love food in general, you should definitely try Zena. You can get an excellent fillet of beef which is one of the best in Fuengirola, an real italian risotto or a beef carpaccio that will make you come back again and again. All tastes are perfectly balanced in every meal. They also have some excellent wines and you simply must try one of their desserts.
The employees on Zena are always doing the best to give you a good service and a perfect dinner. Paseo Maritimo Rey de Espana 64
Tel: 951 261 992
Opening hours: Closed on Mondays Zena on Facebook
Oraná is an excellent restaurant located opposite of Hotel PYR in Fuengirola centre. The combination of high quality ingredients excellent balance of flavours, estethic presentation of the food and the stylish interior/exterior of the restaurant makes this a truly great experience. They have a variety of dishes on their meny ranging from picoteos (tapas to share) to hamburgers to pizzas and asian food. But a hamburger is not like a regular hamburger at restaurant Oraná. The flavours will surprise you and many of their recipes are well kept secrets.
Excellent staff, food, wine and dessert. And excellent location. Calle Lamo Espinosa in front of Hotel PYR
Tel: 952 46 06 30
Opening hours: Every day from mid day to 4 pm and from 7 pm till late Oraná on Facebook...
Restaurante Baldo Pizzeria
The chef on Restaurante Baldo Pizzeria has a passion for food that is reflected in the choice of fresh produce, and all the dishes are of high quality. Apart from traditional Italian pasta, and antipasta, they also have one of the best pizzas in Fuengirola made with fresh tomato sauce. They have carpaccio, risotto, seafood, meat and a large selection of vegetarian dishes, all made with passion and love. At Baldo you can have a tapa and a cana at 1,3€ or the menu of the day at 7,9€. The prices are suitable for all wallets.
The employees are very profesional with a large knowledge about food and wine. Plaza de la Hispanidad. Edificio Myramar Centro II, Local 7B
Tel: 952 475 812
Opening hours: Every day from mid day www.restaurantebaldo.com
Restaurant Aroma is located in the restaurant street in the centre of Fuengirola. It is a restaurant with high ambitions and the food is of very good quality. Even when you walk into the restaurant your expectations are raised by the beautifully decorated tables. The waiters are very knowledgeable and very professional. The dishes are always accompanied with tasty vegetables. You should also save some space for the dessert. The food at Restaurante Aroma is worth every Euro. Calle Moncayo 23
Tel: 952 66 55 02
Opening hours: www.restaurantearoma.com
Restaurant La Farola
Restaurante La Farola is hidden in a beautiful little patio in Fuengirola. If you do not know where it is, it is unlikely that you would find it by chance. La Farola is a family run restaurant and has existed for more than 25 years on the coast. They always use the best ingredients and have a very good menu with a varied selection. Prices are reasonable compared to the quality of the food. The chefs and waiters are very service minded and speak good English. Calle Cuesta, Edificio Yate Plaza 15
Tel: 952 46 14 64
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 1 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Closed on sundays www.restaurantelafarola.es
Restaurant La Chispa
La Chispa is a Swedish Restaurant/Café that serves traditional Swedish, Scandinavian and international dishes. It is located next to the fair ground close to the swedish shop in a peaceful pedestrian area. They have free WiFi and there is free parking in the area and a couple of playgrounds right next to La Chispa. They have two wide screen tvs where you can watch mayor sports events and you can also rent their facilities for parties and events. Calle Jose Cuberos, Edf. Diana II, Local 7-8
Tel: 682 134 720
Opening hours: Tue and sat 11 am to 6 pm. Wed, Thur and Fri 11 am till late. Sun mid day to 5 pm La Chispa on Facebook...
Casa Roberto is one the restaurants that have been in Fuengirola for many, many years. They have a large menu with Spanish and international dishes. Their steaks are excellent and so are their skewers. If you like seafood, you should try their monkfish or their mussles. They also have one of the best Gambas al pil pil in Fuengirola. The really nice thing about Casa Roberto is the interior which gives this restaurant its intimacy. There are Golf Clubs hanging down from all over the ceilings and the walls are covered with signatures from their guest over the decades. They are Guinnes Record book holders for their thousands of Golf Clubs. Calle Espana 8
Tel: 952 46 58 09
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 6.30 p.m. to 11.30 p.m. Closed on Sundays. Casa Roberto on Facebook
Restaurant La Caracola
Caracola is a Chiringuito on the beach promenade which is very popular among the locals. As most Chiringuitos their main focus is seafood, but they also have some meat dishes in their menu.
Most of the dishes are really well prepared. If you are a group of four or more people you could try to share a Parrillada de Mariscos, which is a plate with mixed seafood. If you have never tried Conchas Finas, this is the place. Conchas Finas are mussels that are eaten raw with lemon and salt. They are alive when served and the taste is like a summer kiss from the sea. Another dish you should try is Coquinas, which are small mussels that are either steamed or cooked in a delicious sauce.
This restaurant is often full, especially in weekends and high seasons so you should always make a reservation. Paseo Maritimo Rey de Espana, Parcela 9
Tel: 952 58 46 87
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 9 a.m. to midnight chiringuitolacaracola.com
Restaurant La Langosta
La Langosta is one of the oldest restaurants in Fuengirola and has existed since 1960. It is a restaurant with high standards and all the meals are of excellent quality. The tables are delightfully decorated and the staff do an excellent job. Their speciality is lobster, but they also have beef and fish. If you want a fantastic dinner you should try their menu degustacion, which is a 5 course dinner with Lobster and Chateubriand as the highlights. We guarantee that you will leave the restaurant with a big smile on your face. Calle Francisco Cano 1
Tel: 952 475 049
Opening hours: 7 pm to midnight. Closed on sundays www.restaurantelalangosta.net
Restaurant Happy Days
Happy Days has been running over 30 years and has developed a menu loved by expats - all at reasonable prices. They serve traditional delicious danish sandwiches made with rye bread. They also have a menu with different dishes of meat, fish and chicken. For the dishes we recommend the "salted potatoes". If you have room for dessert, try the Chocolate Coulant. The employees are very professional and welcoming. Avda Jesus Cautivo, Edf. Sierra Mijas, Local 13
Tel: 952 66 40 04
Opening hours: mid day to 4 pm, 7:30 pm to 11 pm
Tomaquet is an excellent restaurant in the heart of Fuengirola with an extensive menu. Here you can always find good food for all tastes, ranging from barbecue, gorgeous Spanish sausages and fish to salads, serrano ham, manchego cheese and cold and hot tapas. They have a lovely courtyard where you can sit and enjoy the food away from the bustle and hustle. A great place for a good dinner with good friends or if you are looking for a quiet place to have breakfast, lunch or tapas. Tomaquet has operated since 1986 and you get a lot of food for the money. Tomaquet
ligger is located behind the post office in Fuengirola and they have WiFi and show Spanish fotball matces on Television. Calle Palangreros 10
Tel: 952 197 524
Opening hours: Every day from 10 am to midnight Tomaquet on facebook...
Old Swiss House
Restaurant Old Swiss House is built as an authentic Swiss villa. They serve many traditional Swiss dishes but also international dishes. If you like fondue fondue this is the place to go. Some of their other specialities are Chateubriand or fantastic rösti-potatoes. In the summer you can taste special fish & meat grill dishes and in the autumn they have a special game menu. Swiss House is recommended by the Michelin guide.
The atmosphere on Swiss house is very calm and comfortable. A part of the experience at Old Swiss House is to be well taken care of as a very special guest. Calle Marina Nacional 26
Tel: 952 472 606
Opening hours: 1pm to 3:30 pm and 6:30 pm to 11pm. Closed on Tuesdays www.oldswisshouse.com
The Norwegian/Danish restaurant Lucia is located in Puebla Lucia and has a lovely courtyard garden where you can sit and relax and enjoy a breakfast or lunch in the middle of Fuengirola, without any traffic noise or bustle. Restaurant Lucia
is known for its delicious Danish sandwiches, which are lavishly loaded with goodies. If you want a good dinner we highly recommend the steak, wienersnitzel or Cod a la Lena served with garlic and bacon. Calle Maestra Angeles Aspiazu 10
Tel: 952 58 27 38
Opening hours: Monday to Friday mid day to 11 pm. Closed saturdays and sundays.
Saturdays and sundays reserved for private events. Please contact us for more information. Restaurant Lucia on Facebook