Every vacation highlight includes a culinary journey. A deep dive into the food and drinks that made the country famous. And there’s nothing better to accompany such an experience than dining with a spectacular view. In Costa Adeje, you’ll be spoilt for choice. There are hundreds of incredible eateries dotted along this scenic short stretch of coastline. In my list below, I include the highest-rated, 12 best sea-view restaurants in Costa Adeje so that you can sample as many as possible during your stay.

But before we dive into the culinary delights, let’s not forget the allure of Costa Adeje doesn’t end at its restaurants. Before a delicious meal, consider embarking on one of the best boat trips available in Costa Adeje.

If you’re wondering about the overall experience, check out: is Tenerife worth visiting?“.

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Best Costa Adeje Restaurants with a View

Picturesque beach club in Costa Adeje on Tenerife
Picturesque beach club in Costa Adeje on Tenerife

From Michelin-accredited restaurants with alfresco dining and family-owned eateries with a lively disposition to casual beachfront tapas bars for lunch and terraces with sunset and neighboring island views –  these are the 12 best sea view restaurants in Costa Adeje.

After your delicious meal, you might want to walk it off with a visit to one of the stunning local beaches. Look at our guide to the 8 Best Beaches In Costa Adeje to find the perfect spot to relax and digest.

1. Acanto

Local cuisine, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
⭐️ Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

Nestled on the shores of Adeje overlooking El Duque promenade, the terrace of Acanto restaurant is surrounded by palm trees and shaded by parasols. Views of the azure-blue Atlantic stretch out in front, making this place a wonderful setting for lunch or dinner.

If you wish to dine indoors, the interior is delightful, featuring wooden columned areas, high ceilings and an upper balcony deck. It has an old-world ambiance with twinkling lights and intimate tables perfect for a romantic supper.

Fabulous dinner for two at Acanto. Overlooking the beach at Del Duque we watched a stunning sunset as we are eating amazing food with very attentive service.

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This restaurant is rated 4/5.0 and specializes in Mediterranean, European and Spanish cuisines, focusing on paella, meat and fresh fish dishes, although vegetarian options are available.

📍 Avenida de Bruselas s/n Centro Comercial Mirador Local 3, 38660, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 72 47 81 ext. 3
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2. Bocaditos & Mar

Italian, Spanish, Seafood, Catalan
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

Just over a kilometer from Los Cristianos harbor, Bocaditos & Mar is rated 4.5/5.0 by satisfied diners. It is one of the 12 best sea-view restaurants in Costa Adeje and the ideal place to sip cocktails, or feast on delicious Italian or International cuisine as the sun goes down over the ocean.

According to visitors, this eatery serves the best paella on the island and boasts an amazing array of assorted tapas with generous portions. The service is first-class, and the atmosphere is authentic; plus, it’s reasonably priced and good value for families dining together, or if you’re traveling on a budget.

The restaurant has a seaside view, we were there just in time to catch the sunset and it was magical. The owner was very friendly and gave us good advice regarding the food. Overall a great experience.

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Bocaditos & Mar is a perfect place for lunch or dinner and on occasion, live music performances occur on the terrace.

📍 Avenida Rafael Puig Lluvina, 11, 38670, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 78 92 29
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3. Toro Tapas & grill

International, Spanish, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

With a stellar 4.5/5.0 rating, Toro Tapas & Grill, located along the seafront near Puerto Colón, specializes in seafood, international and Mediterranean cuisine. It caters to all with menu options that include mouthwatering tapas, pizza, paella, steak, and fresh seafood, accompanied by a selection of continental beers, wine, and sangria.

It’s a great place to visit following a boat excursion and is reasonably priced. It offers take-out options if you’re self-catering and has vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.

Great meal and service, both steaks cooked to perfection and to order, accommodated a specific food requirement without hesitation. Great spot with sea views, would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Sip cocktails on the terrace while overlooking the ocean at spectacular sunsets, or step inside, order sharing plates and sit back, relax, and enjoy the lively atmosphere.

📍 Calle Gran Bretaña Krystal Center Local B3-6, 38670, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 79 63 83
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Best Seafood Restaurants in Costa Adeje with a View

4. Salitre Restaurante

Local cuisine, International, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Healthy
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

The view could be seen as the show’s star here, but the food is also excellent. The terrace boasts uninterrupted vistas of the Atlantic Ocean and La Gomera island in the distance.

The La Caleta restaurant, with a 4.5/5.0 rating, is a little more expensive than the previous ones, but the cuisine is exquisite and flavorful, capped with creative artistic presentation.

This is an incredible spot for lunch in the sun. Perfect sea view and very tentative and friendly staff. Highly recommend and worth the trip out if you’re staying down the coast

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On the menu, expect fresh seafood and fish, paella, salads, and beef steak. The desserts are worth coming for: a delicious coconut Canarian flan with caramel and Habanera cheesecake topping the sweet treats. There isn’t much for vegetarians, but if you enjoy seafood, you’ll love it.

📍 Paseo Maritimo No 21, 38679 La Caleta, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 16 81 82
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5. Rosso Sul Mare Restaurant & Wine Bar

Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

Boasting almost 2,500 reviews and a rating of 4.5/5.0, this restaurant should be on your radar if you stay in or near La Caleta.

The restaurant – a dream of a young couple, features a beautifully biophilic interior, with greenery and wall displays. Outside, the terrace is the perfect place to sip wine with a loved one while overlooking the ocean.

Hadn’t booked which I’d recommend if you want a front line table. Excellent view and service with very enjoyable food. It’s worth the price premium.

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Menus include everything from soup and pasta to salads and seafood – all with an Italian or Mediterranean twist. The seafood spaghetti, salmon, and gnocchetti with asparagus are favorites, and don’t miss out on the desserts!

📍 Avenida Gaviotas 4, 38679 La Caleta, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 78 23 74
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Beach restaurants in Adeje with vegan options

6. Almar Tenerife

Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

The ideal place for a special occasion, Almar Tenerife, is a short walk from Puerto Colón. The oceanfront location is spectacular and the food served is decadent, delicious, and creatively presented.

With 4.5/5.0 from over 1400 reviews, the restaurant on Calle Gran Bretaña has an extensive menu. Choose from fish and seafood tasting courses, a 10-course meal, or vegetarian menus with wine pairings. Alternatively, order from the starters, mains and desserts menu, which includes such delights as black spicy paella or vegetable lasagne.

I had an amazing experience in Almar Restaurant. Their tasting menu was spectacular, the fish was super fresh and the breathtaking view of the ocean was the cherry on top of a wonderful dinner. Really recommended!

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The hosts here are attentive and welcoming, and although the prices can be deemed expensive, it’s still a wonderful place for a romantic dinner for two as the sun sets.

📍 Calle Gran Bretaña 10, C.C, Kristal Center, 38660, Costa Adeje, Tenerife
📞 +34 603 25 57 41
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7. Restaurant 88

Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese Fusion, Fusion, Vegan Options
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

If you love Asian cuisine but are wondering where to find a good restaurant serving this style of food in Tenerife, look no further – Restaurant 88 in La Caleta is the place to be.

Diners are happy, giving the stylish boutique eatery a 4.5 rating. You can dine alfresco on the deck overlooking the pleasant garden and the sea, or indoors amid chic Oriental-inspired decor.

Outstanding service and food and a fabulous view out over the ocean. We were served by Luca who knew the wine and the menu in detail. Faultless from start to finish. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening.

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Savor the taste of Asia, sampling dishes that include authentic Laksa Udon and Singapore vermicelli, or dine on hand-crafted sushi, noodle bar treats, or a set banquet for two or more people. Restaurant 88 is open for lunch and dinner and offers take-out, which can be ordered online and collected if you’re self-catering nearby.

📍 Avenida Las Gaviotas, Ed. El Nido, 38679 La Caleta, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 822 62 11 34
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Beach restaurants in Adeje with vegetarian options

8. El Horno De Neptuno

Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
⭐️ Rating: 5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

With a clean sweep of five-star reviews, El Horno De Neptuno tempts both locals and tourists with a range of Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian and Gluten Free dining options.

Located close to Playa del Bobo in Adeje, this restaurant is famed for its delicious tapas – think shrimp pil-pil and Spanish omelette. Or you can order generously-stacked burgers, and scrumptious local cheese arranged like Jenga towers, garnished with honey and walnuts.

One of the nicest tapas I’ve ever had! The location, food and service was perfect. We booked it for our last night away to watch the sunset whilst enjoying the delicious food.
The service could not be faulted! Do book as it gets very busy!

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The atmosphere is lively with alfresco-covered dining and ocean views, plus the prices are reasonable for families and groups. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner (ideal when you want a break from the beach) and can be found on Avenida de España, above Skybar on the 3rd Floor.

📍 Avenida de Espana 5 CC Terranova 410 Above Skybar 3rd Floor, 38660, Costa Adeje
📞 +34 682 10 66 78
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9. TeD – Playa Fañabé

Local cuisine, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

The ideal spot for lunch or a late supper, TeD – Playa Fañabe overlooks the beach of the same name. Catering to almost every culinary palate, this eatery is reasonably priced, with generous portions, plus it has a popular rating 4.5/5.0.

The restaurant is family-run with an Italian chef, and in addition to Italian cuisine, it is also renowned for its fresh seafood platters. Try the authentic tagliatelle alla Marinara infused with mussels and shrimp, the homemade gnocci with vodka and salmon, and don’t forget to leave room to indulge your sweet tooth with Caprese cake or delicious Tiramisu.

Lovely little restaurant with a family run vibe. Staff are so friendly and offer a free limoncello after your meal. This restaurant is right next to fanabe beach so has great views, would recommend.

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The restaurant terrace is covered, providing shade from the afternoon and evening sun and the sunsets are perfect when enjoyed with a glass of wine and friends.

📍 Calle Paris C.C. Litoral Local 5, 38660 Playa de Fanabe, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 630 05 51 10
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Romantic restaurants Costa Adeje

10. Restaurante Donaire

Local cuisine, European, Spanish, International, Contemporary, Fusion
⭐️ Rating: 5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

Restaurante Donaire combines chic, minimalist decor with a food presentation akin to a fine piece of artwork. Each haute cuisine dish is lovingly curated and prepared, with ingredients sourced from local producers and fishermen. The food is Canarian in style, unique by design, and each dish is bursting with color and flavor.

The interior features huge gallery windows offering views of the Atlantic and coastline making this the go-to romantic restaurant for fine food, wine and sunsets. Enjoy post-dinner cocktails or a nightcap on Zambra panoramic terrace before heading back to your hotel for the evening.

Booked for a romantic dinner for 2. Got a beautiful table at the window overlooking the town which was incredible. Cannot say how much of a beautiful restaurant this is with brilliant standards. Can’t wait to be back

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The five-star restaurant offers several tasting menus, serving delights such as cod with pesto, grape and quinoa, and Iberian ham with celery and cumin mayonnaise. As an additional benefit, the restaurant also offers a dedicated children’s menu, if you want to invite the rest of the family.

📍 Calle Fernando Lopez Arvelo, 1 GF Victoria Hotel at 4th Level, 38660, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 98 71 77
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11. Starfish Atlantic Grill

Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Healthy
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$ – $$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

This fabulously romantic restaurant is located next to the pool of Royal Hideaway Corales Suites in the resort of La Caleta. It offers an intimate dining experience for couples and is the perfect choice for anyone searching for the freshest fish, meat, or grilled seafood on the coast.

The menu changes frequently, which highlights the freshness of the produce, as you are served only what’s available on the day. Diners can watch in awe as chefs prepare some of the food in an open kitchen while gaining incredible elevated views of the coastline, pool, mountains, and ocean.

Our dinner was a real fine dining experience. All fresh and delicious, we ate several courses, all the right portions. Exquisite service, we will return in the future and we recommend it to everyone!

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With 4.5/5.0 star reviews, the restaurant is open for lunch or dinner and diners can sample everything from caviar and grilled fish of the day to paella and steak.

📍 Avenida Virgen de Guadalupe 21, 38679 La Caleta, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 75 79 00
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Fine Dining in Costa Adeje

12. Restaurante La Cúpula (Michelin)

Mediterranean, European, International, Contemporary, Fusion
⭐️ Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars | 🏷️ Price Range: $$$$ | 📅 Check Rates and Availability

Finally, we come to Restaurant La Cúpula, a Michelin establishment next to Playa de Fañabe. This fine eatery won TripAdvisor’s Travelers Choice Award for 2022, and to date it’s achieved 4.5/5.0 rating on the site.

Elegant and sleek, with Atlantic vistas, upscale gastronomy and decor that mirrors the ocean, this is a restaurant for romantics, food connoisseurs, and all those who like to indulge in the finer things in life.

Great dinner experience with a beautiful sea view and impressive decoration on the ceiling. The location is perfect for couples looking for a quiet, romantic place. Overall it fully met our expectations in terms of quality of ingredients, size of servings and value, in line with our previous experiences in restaurants listed in the Michelin guide.

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It’s located at Hotel Jardines de Nivaria with parking in the grounds. Menus are extensive and may be viewed as expensive, but when you consider TXOGITXU beef with truffle and a millefeuille of Iberian bacon, and Grilled Sama fish as options, you realize you’re getting what you pay for.

La Cúpula is the perfect conclusion to a honeymoon or romantic vacation in Tenerife, and when you dine here you’ll surely want to return.

📍 Calle Paris s/n Hotel Jardines de Nivaria, 38660 Playa de Fanabe, Adeje, Tenerife Spain
📞 +34 922 71 33 33
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Final Thoughts: Sea View Restaurants in Costa Adeje

I hope you enjoyed my list of the 12 best sea-view restaurants in Costa Adeje. Along the coastline, there is a place suited to everyone – ranging from tapas and family-friendly meals that fit any vacation budget to the finest, freshest haute cuisine venues and Michelin-star establishments.

And if you’re planning to extend your stay in Spain beyond a vacation at Costa Adeje, you might want to consider our list of the 11 cheapest places to live in Spain for 2024. It might surprise you, but Tenerife tops the list. That way, you can enjoy the beach, the food, and the culture for a longer period without breaking the bank.

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