Known for swaying palm trees and a golden 12-kilometer beach, the popular tourist town of Maspalomas is located in the southern part of Gran Canaria, Canary Islands. The pleasant weather throughout the year calls for long days spent bathing in the sun, swimming in the sea, visiting water parks, and experiencing the area’s famous golf course. To guarantee an unforgettable stay, here are 10 of the area’s best restaurants to add to your holiday itinerary.
With a menu of over 200 choices and a location just a couple hundred meters from the Maspalomas lighthouse, a visit to Restaurant Grill Faro won’t leave you short-handed. The steakhouse is affordable, but has an upscale atmosphere, making it perfect for family dinners, long lunches, and dates. It’s situated on Plaza del Faro with fantastic views of the ocean and Costa Meloneras, which adds to the atmosphere and experience. Known for excellent dishes made of high quality ingredients, the comprehensive menu is complete with special appetizers, warm and cold soups, salads, warm and cold starters, pastas, pizzas, fish courses, meats, chicken, desserts and cocktails.
Located in the heart of Yumbo Centrum, Wapa Tapa specializes in a creative mix of traditional Spanish and contemporary international tapas. Simple yet fresh and exciting, a few of the dishes include Spanish cheeses, Canarian wrinkled potatoes and Galician-style octopus. Wapa Tapa also offers sangria and a selection of Spanish wines at affordable prices, making it a place to relax and savor your meal without a rush. For an extra bit of excitement, ask for their special tapas selection, which changes daily according to the chef’s mood and inspiration.