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Gastronomy on the Costa Blanca


What are the gastronomic delights of the Costa Blanca? It is so easy to eat well in Spain - you will find yourself spoilt for choice.

Spain is a fantastic country to try new foods and gastronomic delights. The huge variety of foods and the culture of Spain are reflected in the seasonal fresh vegetables and fruits, fresh fish from the local markets and locally produced food. The Costa Blanca also offers an abundance of bars and restaurants serving international cuisine to match anyone's taste.

The Tapas that Spain is famous for are available all over the Costa Blanca, a great way to experiment with various little portions of hot or cold food to enjoy over a refreshing drink. There is also the very traditional Spanish dish, paella.

Looking to try something special? - There are some outstanding Michelin star restaurants to be found in this area, such as El Poblet and La Seu in Denia, Casa Pepa in Ondara and Bon Amb in Javea.

Javea has a beautiful and varied landscape with orange and lemon groves, pomegranate, almond and olive trees.

Fish is a fundamental ingredient to most menus offered in restaurants on the Costa Blanca. We have over 140 different species of fish and seafood such as the famous red prawns from the town of Denia - the most delicious prawns you will ever eat!

The inland village of Jalon, with endless views of grape vines, of which the grapes will go to make their wonderful sweet muscatel wines. All of which can be tasted and purchased in the bodegas/wine cellars of Jalon. The Costa Blanca has a wine route where you can visit the wine cellars and vineyards, and try before you buy the various wines from the region.

There are hundred’s of restaurants in the Costa Blanca North in popular areas such as the old town of Altea, sea front restaurants in Javea, international gourmet restaurants in Moraira or fine dining in Denia. There is something to suit everyone’s budget and taste.

If you would like some of our personal restaurant recommendations or even advice on Spanish wines please do ask us at Ultimate Property Javea.