• El Campero, Av. De la Constitución, local 5-C, Barbate, 956 432 300 (one of the best in town, delicious fish, especially tuna almadraba) 
  • El Faro, Av. del Mar / Paseo del Atlántico
  • Bar Estrella Polar, authentic bar with excellent fresh fish tapas or portions
  • Bar La Parada, next to the Estrella Polar. Rustic touch, cheap tapas. Try the fish specialities.
  • El Salazón, garden restaurant at the end of the Barbate river. Barbecue specialities, nice entries.

Zahara de los Atunes

  • Restaurante Antonio, Atlanterra km 1, 956 439 542 or 956 439 141, a bit out-side of the village towards to Atlanterra. Specialities: fish and seafood) 
  • Hotel Doña Lola, Plaza Thompson 1, 956-43 90 09

Los Caños de Meca

  • Restaurante La Breña, at the east end of the village (good Spanish cuisine, fish)
  • Bar-Restaurant Trafalgar, open the whole year 
  • Acacias (opposite to the camping site Faro Trafalgar), open nearly the whole year 
  • During summertime: La Jaima, oriental bar in a Bedouin tent directly above the cliffs in Caños
  • El Pirata, good tapas and excellent view over the sea towards the lighthouse


  • Sajorami - reed thatched country style restaurant. Andalucian cooking, in summer creole barbecue
  • La Bruma - behind the Sajorami, belongs to the Hacienda Sajorami
  • Chiringuito de Juan - next to Sajorami, open in summer, burgers, kebab...
  • Venta Curro - traditional cuisine, open nearly all year
  • Ahoraz - nouvelle cuisine, open June - September
  • La Cabaña - pizzería, open May - October
  • El Capi - traditional cuisine, open nearly all year
  • Alhambra - traditional cooking, open all year
  • El Mero - traditional cooking, open all year
  • La Farola - pizzeria, open weekends all year, in summer every day
  • El Ratito - burgers, meat, open all year
  • La Antoja - barbecue, nice beach views, open in summer

San Ambrosio

  • Venta Luis - ask for "pollo de campo", country chicken, 1-2 
  • days in advance
  • El Palomar de la Breña - hacienda of the 18th century with restaurant, café and hotel.

Nightlife in Barbate, Los Caños & Zahora


  • Discothek/Club BayBay - former bull fighting ring, opposite fishing harbour, open weekends, midnight - morning
  • El Embarcadero - bar, live-music, tapas
  • Discothek Teatro - electronic music

Zahara de los Atunes

  • Chiringuitos with life music on the beach


  • La Jaima, bar in a Bedouin tent with nice sea view, only summer
  • Mecarola, next to Jaima, very nice decoration, open air.
  • Bar Las Dunas (open the whole year, on the road leading to the lighthouse of Trafalgar)
  • Amélie: live-musik, jazz, flamenco
  • El Voladero (open in summer, small discothek on the road to the lighthouse)
  • Levante (also crafts shop "Artesania", bar, garden, very recommended for families, open all year


  • Bar Saboy - live music Saturday night, flamenco and local bands, open all year
  • La Palapa - beach bar with life music at sunset. Open May - October
  • Jardín del Sur - live music in summer, restaurant and bar
  • La Cabaña - Pizzaría, Bar; open on weekends in summer. Camino de la Yeguada.
  • Sajorami - live music in summer
  • Chiringuito de Juan - only open in summer
  • El Anfi - amphitheater with actuations starting 22h. At the entrance of Carril de Mangueta.



  • Supersol opposite the port and the fish market in the centre of town
  • Mercadona in the center (follow signs)
  • Lidl / Aldi / Maxi Dia at the entrance of the town if you come from the N-340
  • factory-direct sale of cured and tinned fish and "Salazones" (mojama= air-dried tuna loin, smoked fish and dried roes etc.)in the fishing harbour
  • Market hall in the center of Barbate. Fresh fish, meat, fruit, vegetables at very good prices. 

Zahara de los Atunes

  • Supersol
  • Autoservicio Marcos Valdés, Dres. Sánchez Rodríguez, s/n


  • Supermarkets in the two campsites. Camping Pinar San José: Friday/Saturday fresh fish.
  • Autoservicio Mercedes (after Venta Curro, grocer's shop, open all year)
  • Autoservicio / Estanco: Tobacco, butcher: around the corner from Camping Caños de Meca.


  • El Porrita (on the street leading to the lighthouse of Trafalgar, open all year)
  • Several groceries and pharmacy along the coastal road
  • Bar Levante: oriental arts craft shop - in summer: stalls with arts and crafts, summer clothes etc.


Atun Encebollado


Sofia Playa Canos


Sajorami Beach Small




Bailaora Cara


Ivan Toca En Palapa


 Chiringuito Juan


 Pescado Mercado


 Hipi Market