Minorca, Balearic island » Entertainment » Restaurants

There are many great restaurants in Minorca which will certainly make an impression on your taste buds. If it is a light tapas snack you are after or a full three-course meal then the island of Minorca is able to cater.

Minorca is well known for its great sea-food dishes and this goes down very well the tourists. Though if you are looking for something different, there are also plenty of international cuisines to choose from such as Chinese, Thai, and Indian.

Most of the restaurants are very reasonably priced, but they do tend to get a little more expensive around the tourist areas.

Popular Spanish Restaurants in Minorca

Es Cranc
This is one of the best restaurants in the Fornells area of Minorca. The food is exceptional, especially the sea-food dishes such as the lobster and the mixed paella. Es Cranc is regularly visited by the locals which means it must be good, and although the prices are a little expensive, the value is definitely worth the quality and service provided.

Address: Carrer de ses Escoles, 31, 07748 Fornells, Illes Balears, Spain

It has the most eclectic and interesting seafood on its menu card. This special Mediterranean cuisine restaurant provides a mix of warm prawns, wild mushrooms, and carpaccio de mero with a tangy green-mustard sauce, caldereta de langosta, and sea anemones for a main course. It also offers a variety of wine and desserts at the end of the meal.

Address: Moll de Llevant 334, Minorca

La Palette

This is a popular restaurant with welcoming employees and an impressive food menu. During the summer the tables are transferred outside onto the patio which provides a very atmospheric setting. There is also a children’s menu which makes it a good option for the whole family. The prices are quite steep but this is reflected in the quality of food and service.

Address: Calle Cova, Cala'n Porter 07712, Minorca

Ses Voltes
This is a modern restaurant based in a newly refurbished building surrounded by the old town of Ciutadella. Ses Voltes is set upon three floors and is immaculate throughout. There is a bar with a flat-screen TV on the ground floor where you can have a pre-dinner drink. The first floor presents a Spanish and international cuisine and is especially known to have excellent Tapas dishes. There is also a rooftop area with admirable views, and the prices are quite reasonable too.

Address: Jose Maria Quadrado 16, Ciudadela, Minorca

Cafe Balear

This is a top-rated restaurant in Minorca, especially known for its great fish dishes. The standard and quality of the food are outstanding and the service will stretch beyond customer satisfaction. There is a large choice of fresh meats and fish to choose from at very reasonable prices. The desserts are home-made and delicious.

Address: Passeig Pla de Sant Joan 15, Ciudadela, Minorca.

Cas Quintu
It offers Spanish, Minorcan cuisine which has a great taste. It has indoor and outdoor dining arrangements and offers a wide range of dishes.

Address: Cami De Bax 8, Ciudadela, Minorca

Restaurante Ca Na Marga
This offers the best Mediterranean and Minorca Cuisine. It has a wide and varied menu, which includes different kinds of barbecued meat, the traditionally made pizzas, the delicious and different salads, the fantastic stuffed aubergines, the excellent cod with garlic sauce, and the delicious homemade desserts. It also provides an extensive selection of Spanish and international wines.

Address: Menorca Islas Baleares ES, Carrer de sa Barrera, 24, 07748 Ses Salines, Spain

Address: Paseig Sant Nicolau 4, Ciutadella de Menorca

Sa Llagosta
Address: Carrer de Gabriel Gelabert, 12, 07748 Fornells

Sa Pedrera d'es Pujol
Address: Carrer, Torret, Camí des Pujol, 14, 07711 Sant Lluis

Cafe Balear
Address: Pla de Sant Joan, 15 – Port de Ciutadella

Address: Ctra. Mao – Cala Porter, Km.10, 07730 Alaior

Address: Avda. Jaume Conqueridor, 38, Ciutadella de Menorca