10 Restaurants where to eat in Vejer de la Frontera

As locals in Vejer and doing our Sherry & Tapas tour, we have tried lots of restaurants in the area. Thus, we like to think we know the best places to eat in Vejer de la Frontera. We have made a list with the best restaurants in Vejer de la Frontera, depending on the type. We have also written a blog with the best apartments and hotels in Vejer if you are interested.

Vejer is an amazing place for foodies and anyone who loves food. Wherever you go, you will find amazing food quality made with local produce. Not far from here you have free-range beef, a fishing port in Barbate, and lots of fresh produce around and in Conil de la Frontera.

There are many options to choose from, and sometimes it is hard to choose where to eat in Vejer de la Frontera. Hopefully this list will help you decide.

Spanish Cuisine restaurantventresca de atún de almadraba en vejer de la frontera

For Spanish food and bluefin tuna among other restaurants we recommend:
La Judería“: Huge variety of Sherries and local wines with amazing views and lots of amazing food like Bluefin tuna.
La Casa Varo“: Lots of wine variety and wonderful food very near to the Divino Salvador Church.
Las Cuatro Estaciones“: Great variety of tasty dishes with very nice presentation.
There is also a relatively new restaurant called “La Vera Cruz“. It has a great variety of plates with amazing presentation.

Spanish Tapastypes of houmous tapas bar el califa Vejer Explore la Tierra

If you prefer tapas, then I would recommend the Bar  “Califa Tapas” or more local restaurants like “El Conejito“. A little bit outside the main area of Vejer you will also find El Siglo. Their specialty is snails, which you can find when in season (about May – July)
Iberian ham in local bar at vejer de la frontera Explore la Tierra day tour
The “San Francisco Local Food Market” is also a very nice place to visit and serves local food. Though I do not count this one in this list of restaurants.

Outskirts of Vejer with Vehicle

If you have a car and are looking for meat and Spanish meat products then I would recommend “La Castillería It is one of the best known spots in Cadiz for top quality meat.
Another really nice place for Spanish food outside of Vejer is “El Patria In fact, it is the highest rated restaurant in Tripadvisor in Vejer de la Frontera.

Other cuisinesMorroccon Tagine in El califa Explore la Tierra Vejer de la Frontera

I highly recommend the restaurants “Bar Sumia” and “El Jardín del Califa” for Moroccan cuisine. El Jardín del Califa is the most known restaurant in Cadiz province for this type of food.


Are you travelling to Vejer de la Frontera or Cadiz and that is why you are looking where to eat in Vejer? Would you like to learn more about wine and food pairing with Iberian ham and other local food products like bluefin tuna and bull’s meat? Or about sherry production and types of sherry? Join our small group tour in our Sherry & Tapas tour.

We have a tour that focuses on Bluefin tuna. Where we will learn the history of Bluefin tuna in the area since Phoenician times; visit a local food market; and taste different parts of bluefin tuna in all ways, salt-dried, grilled, raw… Or if you would like to learn all about Jerez-sherry-Xeres D.O., and visit the bodegas, then join us for our ultimate sherry tasting tour. Come and join Explore la Tierra in Vejer de la Frontera, Cadiz, Spain!

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