Bars in the village
Bars in Benahavis are a joy for the palate, as well as being amongst the coziest on the Costa del Sol. You have the choice between traditional tapa bars, British orientated bars or late night venues.
Bodeguita El Chico : The smallest bar in Benahavis
A landmark in Benahavis, you probably will to have to wait for a table outside. Excellent hot and cold tapas served by Chico and Junior, the welcoming hosts.
Chico also serves the meanest Gin & Tonics on the Coast.
No dogs allowed, not even on the terrace, and no men with vests either!
Open 5PM until lqate
Closed on Tuesday
Tel : 610 71 95 33
Bar Pizzeria Canela : Tapas, Pizzas & Paellas
Canela offers salads, sandwiches, grilled chicken, paellas and pizzas as well as more traditional dishes.
With over 10 years of experience in Italian pizzerias and Valencian restaurants, Isaac prepares the best paellas on the Costa del Sol and pizzas in the best Italian tradition.
Best pizzas in town
Grilled Chicken with chips
Paellas made to your wishes
Live Music on dec, 31 from 5PM until 8PM
Closed on Thursday
Avenida de Andalucia, 14
Tel : +34 619 954 034
La Tasquita de Paca
Cozy little bar in the Avenida de Andalucia, specialized in wines and tapas. Excellent atmosphere at lunchtime, nice terrace.
Great marinated Pork Fillet with Chips, feeds more than one!
Open 12.00-16.00 and 20.00-?
Summer times are 19.00 till late
Closed on sundays
Anna offers, beside her eternal smile, beers, wines, cocktails and homemade food. She also sells clothes and local handcraft.
Very pleasant street terrace plus a covered one at the side.
Open from 4PM until late
Closed on Mondays
Calle Malaga, opposite Chicos
tel : +34 686 910 230
La Terraza de Benahavis
Situated right next to Los Abanicos restaurant in the small lower street, Edgar serves excellent beers and wines as well as cocktails. Great tapas and Argentinian specialities. Terraces on the street and in the back, this last one offering beautiful views of the mountains.
Open from 12.00 till late.
Closed on wednesdays.
Tel : +34 645 091 561
Large sports bar in the main street of Benahavis serving food and drinks from 13.00 until late.
Four TV screens for all live sports.
Beautiful terraces both on the main street and in the back, overlooking the Calle Malaga with all the restaurants and the mountains around the village.
Closed on mondays and tuesdays.
Open from 13.00 till late.
Tel : +34 952 85 62 63
Avda Andalucia, 11
Las Cañas Viejas : breakfast, tapas, lunch & dinner
A bar-café that does it all! Located extremely well on the village square, La Cañas Viejas offers a large sunny terrace and free WiFi.
Breakfast, tapas, lunch and dinner.
Open from 10AM until 10PM
Closed on mondays.
Tel : 952 855 481
Plaza de España
La Cocina de Charo
The first bar on your right when you come in through the Avda. Andalucia, the main artery of Benahavis village. Excellent venue for breakfast and lunch from monday to saturday.
Open from 7.00 till 16.00 monday to friday.
Saturday from 8.00 till 13.00
The late bar in the village. Long Time opens at 22.00 until very late. Large choice of Gins and other spirits. Various cocktails and all the Spanish football on TV (outside in summer)
Open from 18.00 until late
Closed on tuesdays.
The Thirsty Goat
Benahavis village’s own Irish pub.
6 beers on tap and a selection of very fine wines available by the glass, as well as a variety of pub food plus five large screen TVs for all the live sports.
Open from 14.00 until late
Closed on Mondays