Large square in the centre of Granada beneath the Alhambra with lots of outside restaurants.
The principal attraction of the square is the long line of outside terrace bars. There are about 5 different restaurants to choose from.
The Bañuelo Arab baths date back to the 11th century and are considered to be among the oldest, the most complete and important baths in Spain.
These baths used to be part of the Mosque of the Walnut Tree (Mezquita del Nogal) which previously stood here. They were built in the 11th century and are considered to be among the oldest and most complete baths in Spain. Many such baths were destroyed by the Catholic monarchs who regarded them as places of ill repute or even like brothels. However, these baths escaped destructions probably because they occupy the ground floor of a private house.
Craft beer bar and brewery serving their own brewed beers and tapas.
The Hermosa is an innovative craft beer bar and brewery serving their own brewed craft beers and simple tapas.
Tapas bar with outside Terraza in Plaza Larga
Tapas bar with outside Teraza in Plaza Larga in the Albayzín. Good place to relax and have a beer or some plates of food (raciones)
Bar Lara is another of the original tapas bars and restaurantes in Plaza San Miguel Bajo.
The bar itself is very small but there are plenty of tables and chairs outside. It is extremely popular among the locals and it specialises in home-cooked, simple, Spanish food. It serves a good selection of tapas and "raciones" and it is famous for its fried fish, "pimientos de padrón" (small fried green peppers, which may or may not be spicy) and "pulpo a la gallega" (octopus).
Restaurant - raciones - tapas
This is an old fashioned family run restaurant offering a very simple selection of food at very good prices. The best part of the restaurant is the open air terrace. More chairs and tables are added according to demand and there is shading from the sun. There is ample parking.
Traditional Spanish restaurant with large garden and views of the Alhambra.
Traditional Spanish restaurant with large garden and views of the Alhambra from some of the rooms. There are several rooms with rustic beamed ceilings and paintings on the walls. It is fairly expensive.
Restaurant in the high Albayzín with large garden.
In the summer La Higuera has one of the most sought after things in the Albaicín; a lush, cool tranquil garden with the sound of a trickling water fountain.
Moroccan Halal restaurant near Plaza Nueva
Moroccan Halal restaurante serving a variety of traditional Middle Eastern food.
La Fontana is a tapas bar on Calle Carrera de Darro in Granada. From here, you can enjoy food and drinks, morning and evening, close to the Alhambra.
La Fontana is a tapas bar on the popular, touristy Calle Carrera de Darro in Granada. From here, you can enjoy food and drinks, morning and evening, close to the Alhambra.
Friendly, traditional tapas bar serving plates of food to share. Also open for breakfast.
Bar Ras is a friendly, traditional tapas bar on Carrera del Darro, near Paseo de los Tristes in the Albayzin. The bar serves the typical Spanish breakfast (tostada, café, etc.) and also offers typical Spanish dishes such as ham, cheese, omelettes, migas and seafood.
Expensive restaurant with amazingly good views of the Alhambra.
Expensive restaurant with amazingly good views of the Alhambra. It is right next to the Mirador de San Nicolas. The style of food is Mozarabic.
Small corner shop
Small corner shop. Here you can buy all the essentials such as bread, wine, beer, ham, cheese, vegetables, rice, pasta, soft drinks, ice creams etc.
Moroccan Teashop in Granada
Moroccan teashop in Granada with a variety of aromatic teas, drinks, and typical Moroccan cuisine.
La Tabernilla del Darro is a cosy and beautiful yet modern cave-like restaurant close to the Alhambra serving a great range of wine and tapas.
La Tabernilla del Darro is a cosy and beautiful yet modern cave-like restaurant close to the Alhambra with seating in and outside. The bar serves a great range of wine and tapas which could easily be confused for home cooking.
Restaurant with wide menu and flamenco in the evenings
The menu has a selection of home made pizzas, typical Spanish food such as gazpacho, paella… etc and also more traditional meat and fish dishes. There is a fixed prices menu del dia from Monday - Saturday at midday. There is an outside garden. There is Flamenco in the evenings.
Tapas bar in the Albaicín.
Los Caracoles: Tapas bar in the Albaicín which is famous for its snails. There is an outside terrace.
Tapas bar and restaurant on Paseo de los Tristes
Puerta de Los Tristes offers a range of simple tapas y raciones of standard quality, wines and beers, and breakfast on Paseo de Los Tristes. It also has outdoor seating.
La Plateria Private Flamenco Club
La Plateria Private Flamenco Club. On Thursdays you can see live authentic flamenco. There is a restaurant.
Cafe-bar -breakfasts - tapas
Cafe-bar serving breakfast, tapas, sandwiches, raciones and homemade cakes in the Albaicin in the centre of Granada.
Hammam - Arab baths in Granada
Hammam Arab Baths in the centre of Granada near Plaza Nueva. They have a very relaxing environment with soft lighting and soothing arabic background music. Massages are also available.
Terrace bar in the Albayzin.
Restaurant in with an open air terrace in Plaza Larga in the old part of town.
Bar Ocaña specializes in Spanish tapas and raciones, and grilled meats.
Bar Ocaña has a reasonably-priced set lunch menu and it also possible to order "raciones" (plates of food to share). The bar has outside seating and there are also tables if you prefer to sit inside.
Spanish and international tapas bar and restaurant. Outside seating area with Alhambra views.
Rabo de Nube is on Paseo de Los Tristes, close to the Alhambra, and offers typical Spanish cuisine in an extensive menu, offering tapas, meals and desserts.
Modern restaurant serving Arabic, international and Spanish food. Fantastic views of the Alhambra.
Modern restaurant in Paseo de los Tristes with fantastic views of the Alhambra. The restaurant has a varied selection of Spanish, Mozarabe, international and vegetarian dishes. There is also a tasting menu.
Cake shop and coffee bar in Plaza Larga
Typical Granadino cake shop and coffee bar in Plaza Larga. In the summer there is ice cream.
Traditional tapas bar and restaurant with outside seating in Plaza San Miguel Bajo
El Yunque has been open for many years and is one of the original bars in Plaza San Miguel. It is famous for its sangría and still serves a wide selection of "raciones" (plates of food for sharing). The dishes have evolved with time and there are choices to suit all tastes.
Hire a computer controlled two wheel transportation device and go on a guided tour of Granada. 3 or 4 routes are available.
Hire a computer controlled two wheel transportation device and go on a guided tour of Granada. 3 or 4 routes are available. Set off from Plaza Nueva. 25€ each for a 90 minute guided tour. Users lean forward to go forward, lean back to go backward, and turn by using a handlebar, leaning it left or right. Segway PTs are driven by electric motors at up to 12.5 miles per hour (20.1 km/h).
Outside terrace restaurant next to Mirador de San Nicolas.
Good quality open air restaurante next to the Mirador de San Nicolas.