In one of Menorca’s most beautiful cities, it’s not likely that you’d struggle to find a tasty variety of places to eat.
However, if you’re spoilt for choice by all the culinary gifts the city has to offer, take a look at our top picks of places to eat in Ciutadella de Menorca for inspiration.
1. Mercat des Peix
Although this may not be a direct place to eat, if you’re thinking of attempting to cook some Mediterranean cuisine from scratch on your travels, the Mercat des Peix in Ciutadella de Menorca is the way to go. The market is located in the old town, and boasts a central stall of fresh fish, which is the reason for its namesake.
However, the surrounding stalls are packed with local produce, and small bars and eateries can offer you tapas to consume around your browsing and buying.
2. Nonna Bazaar
If it’s an authentic Mediterranean experience you’re looking for, Nonna Bazaar is the best place to find a truly amazing culinary experience combined with views of the breathtaking Menorcan landscape.
Nonna Bazaar is well known for their use of home-grown fresh produce, and tasty tapas dishes. The restaurant is located around 5 minutes from Ciutadella in 400 hectares of farmland, which will provide you with the ultimate experience while you enjoy your meal.
3. Son Piris Cheese Farm
A slightly unconventional choice for lunch, the Son Piris Cheese Farm is located to the South of Ciutadella. You have the opportunity to meet the cows and view how the farm manufactures the cheese, making it the perfect educational trip out for the whole family.
You can also enjoy sampling the cheese itself, and purchase some to take away if you wish.
For a more upmarket choice, Smoix is a Michelin star restaurant in Ciutadella. The menu changes with each season, with an emphasis on fresh and local produce.
With a hotel attached to the restaurant, Smoix is a great place to consider if you need a hotel in the centre of the city. They boast that of an excellent breakfast spread and an experience that will leave you wanting to stay longer.
5. La Cayena
If you’re looking for a more eclectic choice of food, La Cayena offers an exotic menu filled with Mexican, Indian and Thai food, and is located in the heart of Ciutadella de Menorca.
The menu is based on the owner’s own experiences of travelling the world to source excellent food, and many reviewers are also highly complimentary of the exemplary wine selection and service.
La Cayena is a great choice for those wanting a break from tapas, but still want to appreciate all the benefits of a bustling Menorcan atmosphere.
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