Five of the Best Restaurants in Pollensa, Mallorca
by Emily Benton | Updated 04 March 2020 | Posted in Spain, Top Lists, Inspirations
Pollensa is best known for its picturesque, rural surroundings and traditional Spanish charm, which has resisted change from the steady increase in tourism to Mallorca. Now, the cobblestone town and beautiful harbour is quickly becoming a must-visit destination for avid foodies.
1. La Trencadora
This restaurant in Pollensa Old Town serves incredible pasta and superb pizzas in a beautiful courtyard setting. The restaurant follows the traditions of many of the original Italian trattorias, using fresh, natural produce at very reasonable prices. This is a real hotspot, so booking is recommended to guarantee a table at peak times during the summer.
2. 3|65 Restaurant
If you’re looking for quintessential Spanish food, a visit to the 3|65 Restaurant at Son Brull Hotel & Spa is guaranteed to provide one of the best culinary experiences in Pollensa. Chef Rafael Perelló is known for producing glorious regional dishes here at one of the most romantic settings in the Pollensa, which pays homage to its beautiful monastery.
3. Manzanas Y Peras Restaurant
Manzanas Y Peras or ‘Apples and Pears’ is a tiny but locally famed tapas bar that sits at the bottom of the picturesque Calvari steps. The cafe offers sensational food combinations, such as walnut lollipops with blueberry jelly, and sherry sauce with apple crisps. With separate menus tailored for adults and kids, this is the perfect place to refuel after climbing the 365 steps to the chapel!
4. Stay Restaurant
If you’re looking for classy food on the harbour in front of fantastic views, Stay Restaurant has had some rave reviews. Aiming to be ‘the restaurant of everyone and for everyone’ the menu ranges from veal to sushi, and offers a wide variety of acclaimed wines.
5. La Llonja
If you’re looking for a charming evening at a fish restaurant, make a booking at La Llonja. Here, you’ll receive friendly and attentive service at an establishment that is still firmly rooted in its traditional Spanish character. The menu offers an enormous variety of fresh fish, as well as their own ‘legendry lobster stew’.
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