Despite the large number of immigrants who have made Torrevieja their home, or at least their second home, the city has always remained very Spanish. Quite unlike some other towns further north on the Costa Blanca such as Benidorm. The culinary offer in Torrevieja nevertheless is as varied as the nationalities of the inhabitants living here. From typical Spanish restaurants, through Italian pizzerias, to German cuisine can be found in Torrevieja to delight all your taste buds. Of course, many Spanish restaurants put in traditional cuisine its emphasis on fish and seafood. Finally the fish is freshly caught here and the seafood comes directly from the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Torrevieja.
Torrevieja offers a wide selection of different restaurants with various dishes. You will find several English restaurants where you can eat excellent steaks and Chinese restaurants with excellent lunch menu or buffet on the Costa Blanca. But you will also find Italian, Indian and Mexican restaurants in Torrevieja and along the coast.
The Menu del Día (menu of the day) is highly recommended. This is usually a starter, a main course, a dessert and often wine, soft drink or a coffee. The prices for a Menu del Día are approx. of about 8 Euro per person.
Also there are several bars in Torrevieja. The best way to end the day is at one of the many beach bars (chiringuitos) with live music and cerveza. In every major bay and at every major beach on the Costa Blanca you will find a beach bar. Some even open all year round. Your feet in the sand and the ocean views – what could be better… But the Torrevieja harborside invites with its many bars and restaurants to stroll. The range of culinary delights in Torrevieja is just huge. So you do not lose track, see Torrevieja.de for a selection of catering in and around Torrevieja.