Best Restaurants in Tenerife
If you’re taking the ladies to this party paradise island for the bride-to-be’s last big blowout, then you’re going to need to make sure you take some time out of all the celebrating to make room for a hearty meal!
Lucky for you, this island is packed full of exciting restaurants, vibrant eateries and mouth-watering delis for you to explore and enjoy. With a population of nearly one million people, you can expect to find packed-out venues all across the island once the party season kicks in! But with so much choice out there, it can be difficult to figure out exactly where you should go… so that’s where we come in! Have a look at our list of the best restaurants in Tenerife to decide for yourself or to just take in a little bit of inspiration!
1. Basic Burger Bar
Proud winner of the 2019 “Best Burger in the Canary Islands” Award is Basic Burger Bar Tenerife! Open every day of the week ‘til late, this modern, stylish and popular restaurant sits just on the doorstep of Plaza de Espana right by the seafront. Whether you’re looking for breakfast, lunch, dinner or just a quick bite to eat and a cocktail to go with it… this eatery will sort you out!
Gral. Gutierrez, 4 | Website
2. Tony Roma's
Originating in Miami, Florida and now with sites across the globe, Tony Roma’s Tenerife is a fantastic American-style restaurant that serves a whole host of classic dishes from seafood to steaks. In fact, this restaurant claims to have the best ribs in the world… so it would only make sense to head over there to see what all the fuss is about and indulge yourselves in some delicious comfort food!
Av. Manuel Hermoso Rojas | Website
3. San Sebastián 57
Doubling up as both a wine bar and restaurant, San Sebastián 57 is a classy and contemporary venue situated right in the heart of the city. Being a wine bar, the sheer amount of choice on offer is enough to bring in any fans of the drink! These will definitely pair well with the fantastic traditional cuisine that’s cooked here with a modern twist. However, as this restaurant’s location and popularity makes it a busy place to grab a bite to eat, so we’d recommend ringing ahead or checking availability first before heading down here!
Av. de San Sebastián, 57 | Website
4. Restaurante La Posada
For an authentic taste of Spanish cuisine with a modern twist, head to Restaurante La Posada for a hearty meal and a selection of wines from around the world… boasting over 800 bottles! Situated just to the north of the city, this restaurant features a traditional and cosy Spanish interior which makes for a great backdrop. As we’ve mentioned above, Spanish cuisine is at the heart of everything this place does, so why not try something completely new like the local Canary tuna?
Calle Méndez Núñez, 61 | Website
5. Compostelana Plaza de España
One of the most popular Italian eateries in the city has to be Compostelana Plaza de España. As the name suggests, this restaurant sits directly next to the popular city centre landmark right at the heart of all the action. Inside, you’ll find this venue to have a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, tasteful décor and exceptional views of the monument and public square. Specialising in Italian cuisine and pizza in particular, this place is definitely worth checking out!
Plaza de la Candelaria, 1 | Website
6. Viva María
Since opening in 1979, Viva Maria Tenerife has been a popular hotspot for hungry locals and tourists alike who are looking for an exceptional meal at a great price. This small yet welcoming venue is renowned for its amazing sandwiches and natural fruit juices, so is always a great idea if you’re looking for a healthy bite to eat. And there’s never a bad time to visit either as this place opens early and closes late every day of the week! Make sure you head to a few of the best bars in Tenerife after your meal.
Calle Suárez Guerra, 20 | Website
7. Sweet Paradise
Tenerife’s top vegan restaurant is a little place called Sweet Paradise that packs a real punch when it comes to delivering the best all-natural and cruelty-free cuisine anywhere on the island! Serving anything from pizzas to burgers, sandwiches to cakes… this place has it all. Inside, the restaurant features a bright and uplifting interior and décor that will make you feel right at home. As well as making sure that no animal products go into their food, this restaurant sources their fruit and vegetables from local farmers and pay them directly, so if you’re a big fan of fair trade then you can guarantee it when buying food here.
Calle de Callao de Lima, 14 | Website
8. Taj Tenerife
If you’ve got a craving for Indian cuisine, then visit Taj Tenerife… one of the top Indian restaurants on the island! Also right on the doorstep of the iconic Plaza de España, this may only be a small restaurant but happens to have one of the best selections of Indian cuisine that’s been a hit with the locals and visitors for a number of years now. Although they close in the afternoon like many other establishments in the country, you can dine here late on in the evening… perhaps before a big night out?
Villalba Hervás, 10 | Website
Now that you’ve got a good idea about the food you’ll find on this wonderful island, it’s about time you start planning your hen party in Tenerife, don’t you think? If so, then we can make the process fun and simple with so many hen party activities to offer you!