Although Tenerife’s most obvious claim is its spectacular nature, it is also a place where there is a lot of culture. From its picturesque museums for rainy days to its gastronomy. How could it be otherwise, the typical food of Tenerife looks, above all, to the sea. They succeed on the restaurant menu the fish and shellfish that inhabit the waters surrounding the Canary Islands. However, a good part of the ingredients it uses come from overseas. Both from the Iberian Peninsula and from South America. It is a kitchen without great fanfare or complex elaborations. Dishes that are usually seasoned with tasty sauces. Of course, always without leaving a fortune.
Bar Los Castillos
Calle Cologan, 10 La Orotava (38300)
With a modern atmosphere, the kitchen of this bar stands out for the quality of its Spanish food: from braised rabbit to salmorejo. Homemade food in a small place full of history and served by professionals with a close treatment that will make you feel at home.
Bar Tasca Baracan
El Palmar Highway, 131 Buenavista del Norte (38489)
In the busy streets of Buenavista del Norte is this trendy place that lit its stove seven years ago. The food is delicious and the portions are generous. Its specialty is meat with a special mention of acorn-fed secreto and beef tenderloin. The value for money is very good and very friendly service.
Still Life The Pointer
Calle San Clemente, 13, Santa Cruz de Tenerife (38003)
Tavern with typical food and typical decoration of the island. Good attention and good price. Maybe, The best Canarian food restaurant in Santa Cruz de Tenerifand. The menu is small but it is not a problem due to the high quality of its dishes. sardines, casseroles,… All delicious and with a touch of traditional cuisine.
Cover photo | Santa Cruz de Tenerife Town Hall
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