Served with fruity Spanish wines or glasses of Sangria, enjoy grilled seafood platters, steaks fresh from the barbecue, light scrumptious tapas and of course a kebab shop is always nearby – the choices are endless!
The best restaurants in Palma
Get a real taste for this dreamy destination with a trip to one of these highly recommended restaurants in Palma.
Fillet with rosemary potatoes, codfish baked with peas, mint and romesco sauce and sea bass in a salt crust with spinach are just a few of the taste bud tingling dishes you’ll find here. Only a 10-minute drive from the famous Mallorca port, simply follow the lingering scent of spices as they fill the air and you’ll know you’ve arrived at Peix Vermell.
Top off your divine meal with melt in your mouth chocolate brownies, Tiramisu or sweet chocolate coolant with vanilla ice cream, all yours for the taking. With a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, it’s clear to see why holidaymakers feast in this highly rated restaurant.
Just a quick five-minute drive from the Port of Palma, you’ll find this 4.5 star rated hidden gem by the waterfront. Dine with a view, experience authentic Mediterranean cuisine and sip on fine wines in this stylish establishment.
Overlooking the shimmering Mediterranean ocean, take advantage of Spanish and Italian cuisine that’s nothing short of first-class. Scrumptious paella, creamy carbonara and succulent beef tenderloins are some of the carefully crafted dishes here!
Served by the bottle or glass, wine enthusiasts will fall head over heels for crisp red and white wines straight from the Spanish vineyards. Trust us when we say, you’ll have a meal to remember.
Los Pinxitos Morunos
The home to tremendous tapas, Los Pinxitos Morunos sits just four minutes away from the port and boasts excellent Trip Advisor reviews. Reasonably priced with a menu to please all, you can overindulge in the likes of grilled pork chops, chicken skewers and served Mexican, Indian or simple Mediterranean classics.
Enjoy pastas, fish, steaks and burgers galore with this super-size menu – you’re in for a real treat. Dine al fresco underneath the hot Majorca sun and if there’s a group of you, it’ll be hard to refuse the legendary beer ring, mixed tapas and skewer platter on offer.
The ultimate burger bar awaits, and it’s the perfect spot for a quick bite to eat and a cold pint of beer. Carefully create the gourmet burger of your dreams – whether you opt for meat, veggie or gluten free, this place caters to all dietary needs and tastes amazing.
Top your juicy beef with crispy bacon, melted cheese, battered onion rings, salsa, fried egg and many other extras. Accompanied with sweet potato fries, chilli fries or your own made up combination, the choices here are never-ending.
And for those who would rather indulge in a delicious pasta dish, the option’s there! This restaurant is rated 23rd out of 1,968 places to eat in Palma, so it’s clear you’re onto a winner.
The best bars in Palma
Nothing quite screams cocktails or a cold pint like the sun in Majorca, and with these stylish quirky bars at your fingertips, your favourite tipple is ready and waiting.
CUIT Bar & Restaurant
Located in the Nakar Hotel, this chic bar is Palma’s best kept secret, an ultra-modern setting mixed with cultural views of Majorca’s capital city – you won’t find a rooftop bar quite like it. Head up to the 8th floor for a touch of luxury, where cocktails are served and an infinity pool awaits with local DJs supplying the music.
Serving everything from Mojitos to Daiquiris from 11am in the morning, you’ll find yourself captivated from the get-go. Fruity wines, chilled beers, sangria and for those who’d prefer a non-alcoholic beverage, there’s a whole ray of options.
Scoring almost five stars on Trip Advisor, this quirky bar isn’t like any other in Palma. This cosy cellar-style drinking area serves up homemade and local wines, as well as vermouth and lager straight from the barrel, at prices as low as two euros.
It’s a great way to get a taste of the Mallorca culture with concoctions only from this Spanish island. You won’t be able to miss this hole-in-the-wall bar, with its old soda case seats and local character.
This ‘Bollywood’ themed bar is one-of-a-kind when it comes to cocktail making, with the rumour being that they serve some of the best drinks in Majorca. Consulting with mixologists from London to ensure their carefully crafted drinks menu has you running back for more, it’s certainly one to visit.
Even if you can’t find anything on the menu, this first class establishment will mix you up a drink to suite your mood and taste – and to take your experience to a whole new level, you’ll find a section of this bar dedicated to cigars. Selling mini, light, medium and full cigars right from Cuba!
So if you’re fancying a classy Cosmopolitan or bittersweet margarita, take a 10-minute stroll from the port of Palma to this unique bar.
This place certainly has a reputation and it’s for being one of the best bars to grab a glass of gin in Mallorca, with over 100 to choose from. It’s also a great little spot for a nice cup of coffee, and has an extensive cocktail list too.
All their drinks are made with local ingredients to ensure you get a real feel for the destination. And did we mention the bar tenders here are award-winning, holding the ‘2016 World Class Balearic Bartender’ title? You’ll certainly feel the ‘wow factor’ here!
If our top restaurants and bars in Palma have got you fantasising about paella and sangria by the beach, check out our favourite itineraries to this delightful destination here.