3 seafood restaurants you must visit in Benidorm
A morning walk along the beach, a little sunshine to top up your tan, a dip in the crystal waters of the Mediterranean to cool you down….and to eat: Seafood! Quite possibly a perfect day that every traveller imagines when holidaying in Spain.
Today we want to help you with your ideal day in one of the most popular destinations in the Mediterranean that is Benidorm, a city that perfectly combines the sun, the beach, the sea and where you cannot miss out on enjoying some delicious seafood dishes. Here are the best seafood restaurants in Benidorm.
For the best mussels…. ‘La Mejillonera’
Few restaurants are so specialized in serving exquisite mussels as ‘La Mejillonera’. This legendary place has become a favourite amongst the locals who love to eat this typical dish in the summer.
Generous portions accompanied by very reasonable prices and great doses of creativity when choosing how to cook this seafood; steamed, with cheese, in green sauce, ‘tigre’ to name a few. A wide selection to choose from and enjoy whilst they prepare a Valencian paella.
Enjoy the quality and service of ‘La Gambita’
Fresh seafood sold by weight at a great price and then cooked for you, this is the best way to describe ‘La Gambita’.
Although its location is not very central, it has managed to win a lot of customers thanks to its original concept quite unique from other restaurants in Benidorm. Some of the most demanded dishes are the red prawns and the grilled lobster, although whatever you choose, let your palate enjoy!
‘La Gambita’ is a place that is definitely worth a visit and where the friendly family service will make you feel right at home.
Enjoy a real feast in the ‘Marisquería Córdoba’
If you are looking for a place to order a seafood platter, then the "Marisquería Córdoba" is your place. The restaurant is a buzz of trays full of clams, crayfish, red prawns, white prawns, clams and crab. An exquisite parade of spectacular generous portions that will make your head turn. If once you have finished your seafood platter you still have an appetite, we recommend that you try the shrimp or the ‘cañaillas’ a seafood typical of this area which you are sure to enjoy. Bon appetite!