Best Restaurants & Bars in Mojacar

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Best Bars, Restaurants & Nightlife in Mojácar

Both Mojácar Playa & Mojácar Pueblo offer a diverse range of food experiences and a vibrant nightlife scene.

Whether you’re craving seafood, Mediterranean delights, Indian spices, Italian food, British comfort food, Mexican flavours, or succulent steaks, you’ll always find something to satisfy your cravings in Mojácar.

What To Expect From Mojácar’s Restaurants

Here’s a list of the different types of food you can expect from the restaurants in Mojácar, along with a list of restaurants that we consider among the best, as well as popular restaurants with locals.

Seafood Restaurants

A picture of a seafood paella in a Mojácar restaurant

Mojácar’s coastal location ensures a steady supply of fresh seafood, a lot of which comes from Garrucha harbour around 15 minutes away from Mojácar.

When eating at seafood restaurants in Mojácar, you can expect dishes like grilled fish, seafood paella, and Garrucha prawns served with a Mediterranean twist.

Seafood here is known for its freshness and flavourful preparation, often accompanied by stunning sea views, especially among the popular Spanish restaurants on Mojácar Playa such as Tito’s Beach Bar, Kontiki, and Aku Aku.

So head on out to explore, and find your new favourite fish dish.

Mediterranean Restaurants

A picture of a prawn Mediterranean dish

Mojácar’s Mediterranean influence is evident in its cuisine.

You can expect to find Mediterranean cuisine & restaurants up and down Mojácar Playa, with dishes that include an array of flavourful tapas, grilled vegetables, and of course, the iconic Spanish paella served in most Spanish restaurants.

With Andalucia being a huge exporter of local produce, dishes often feature locally sourced ingredients, olive oil, aromatic herbs, local vegetables and more, providing a truly Mediterranean dining experience right here on Mojácar Playa.

Many of these Mediterranean restaurants will be able to offer both Vegeterian dishes & vegan options. 

Among the local favourites for Mediterranean cuisine are Lua, Marama Luz and Bellavista.

British Restaurants

A picture of a full English breakfast with Mojácar Playa in the background

For a taste of home, British dining restaurants in Mojácar Playa are plentiful and offer familiar comfort food.

You can expect hearty dishes like fish and chips, bangers and mash, and shepherd’s pie. These British bars often provide a cozy and welcoming atmosphere, perfect for relaxing with friends.

Some of the most popular British bars and restaurants include Valery’s Cocktail Bar, The Irish Rover on the Paseo Del Mediterráneo, and Vista Del Mar with stunning views of the Med.

Italian Restaurants

A picture of a pizza in an Italian restaurant on Mojácar Playa

Italian cuisine, known for its rich flavors, fresh ingredients, and timeless recipes, has found a home in Mojácar Playa.

From classic pasta dishes drizzled with olive oil and garnished with fresh basil to wood-fired pizzas topped with mozzarella and sun-ripened tomatoes, the essence of Italy is palpable in every bite.

The region’s proximity to the Mediterranean ensures that Italian dishes in Mojácar are prepared with the freshest of ingredients. Whether it’s locally sourced olives, artisanal cheeses, or organic vegetables, every dish promises authenticity and a burst of flavors.

Italian restaurants such as Sottocasa Pizzeria (one of our favorite restaurants) & Italian, In Viaggio Pizza, and Imperial Playa stand out as must-visit destinations.

Each restaurant offers a unique take on classic Italian dishes, ensuring that diners get a taste of Italy, right here on Mojácar Playa.

Indian Restaurants

A picture of a selection of Indian dishes from a restaurant in Mojácar

Indian cuisine in Mojácar is a delightful fusion of spices and flavours. Commonly, you’ll find classic Indian dishes such as curry, tandoori, and biryani.

There are a couple of Indian restaurants on Mojácar Playa that aim to create an authentic Indian ambiance, allowing you to savour the rich and diverse flavours of India whilst enjoying the sunshine.


A picture of Mexican tacos in a Mojácar restaurant

Mojácar’s Mexican restaurants offer a burst of vibrant and spicy flavours. Look forward to enjoying dishes like tacos, burritos, enchiladas, and margaritas.

The ambiance often reflects the lively and colourful spirit of Mexico, making it an enjoyable dining experience.

Steakhouses & Argentinian Grills

A picture of a steak in Mohana restaurant in Mojácar

If you’re a meat enthusiast, Mojácar’s many steakhouses and Argentinian grills are sure to make your mouth water.

These restaurants serve succulent cuts of beef, expertly grilled to perfection.

You can expect a variety of meats, from tender steaks, flavourful grilled specialties to all you can eat Rodizio’s.

Popular choices include La Estancia in the Parque Commercial and Mohana.

Vibrant Bar Scene

Mojácar’s bar culture is as diverse as its dining scene, catering to various tastes, preferences and age groups.

Beach Bars

A picture of Bocaina Beach Bar in Mojácar

Beach bars in Mojácar offer a relaxed atmosphere, where you can sip cocktails while enjoying the sea breeze.

They often serve a selection of refreshing drinks and light snacks, making them perfect for a leisurely day by the shore.

Most of the larger beach bars offer sun beds for hire during the summer months, allowing you to order your drinks straight from the comfort of the beach.

You can expect to pay between €5-€10 a day for per sun bed.

You can check out all the available bars with sun beds available during the summer here.

Sports Bars

Sports bars are a great place to catch your favourite games while enjoying a cold drink and some pub grub.

There’s many locations where you’ll find large screens showing live sports events, creating a lively and social atmosphere.

Cocktail Bars

Cocktail bars in Mojácar specialise in crafting creative and delicious cocktails.

Expect a wide range of cocktails, from classic favorites to unique concoctions.

These bars often feature stylish and trendy exteriors, with many offering stunning sea views just a stones throw from the shore.

Bars with Swimming Pools

Sadly, at the moment there’s only one bar in Mojácar with a swimming pool, allowing you to take a refreshing dip while enjoying your favourite drink.

However if you venture out of Mojácar to the town of Vera, you’ll find an array of beach bars that offer beautiful swimming pools (although you have to pay a small fee to use most).

Mojácar Nightlife

A picture of Lua beach club in Mojácar at night

When the sun sets, Mojácar transforms into a vibrant hub of nightlife, offering diverse entertainment options that cater to various tastes.

Whether you’re in the mood for dancing to the latest beats, enjoying live music, or sipping on cocktails under the stars, Mojácar has something to offer.

Lua Beach Club

Lua Beach Club is both a beautiful restaurant by day and a beachfront nightlife destination that combines the beauty of the Mediterranean with electrifying music and an energetic atmosphere. Here’s what to expect at Lua:

Beachfront Party: Lua boasts a prime location right on the beach, creating a stunning backdrop for unforgettable nights.

Diverse Music: The venue often hosts resident and guest DJs who spin a wide range of music genres, including house, EDM, and chart-toppers.

Themed Parties: Lua frequently hosts themed parties, ensuring each visit offers a unique and exciting experience.

Signature Cocktails: Sip on expertly crafted cocktails and enjoy a wide selection of beverages at the beach bar.

Maui Beach Club

A picture of Maui Beach Club at night

Maui Beach Club is another prominent beachfront venue in Mojácar known for its lively nightlife offerings. Here’s what you can look forward to at Maui:

Beachfront Vibes: Maui offers a stunning beachfront setting that sets the stage for unforgettable nights by the sea.

Live Music: Enjoy live music performances by local and guest bands, covering a variety of genres from reggae to pop.

Themed Parties: Maui often hosts themed parties and events, adding excitement and variety to your nights out.

Creative Cocktails: Their bar serves up creative and refreshing cocktails, perfect for sipping while you enjoy the music and ambiance.

Mandala Beach Mojácar

A picture of Mandala discotec at night with a swimming pool

Mandala Beach Mojácar is a popular beach club and nightlife venue that offers a unique and immersive experience. Here’s what sets Mandala apart:

Live DJs: Mandala frequently features renowned DJs who spin the latest tracks, creating a dynamic and energetic atmosphere.

Spectacular Views: The venue offers breathtaking views of the beach and the Mediterranean, making it a picturesque spot for nighttime revelry.

Chic Decor: Mandala’s stylish and contemporary decor adds to the upscale ambiance, making it a great choice for those seeking sophistication.

VIP Service: For those looking to elevate their experience, Mandala offers VIP packages and bottle service.

Valery Bar Mojácar

A picture of glowing cocktails in the evening at Valery Bar on Mojácar Playa

Valery Bar Mojácar brings an element of elegance to Mojácar’s nightlife scene. Here’s what you can expect at Valery:

Atmosphere: Valery exudes an upscale and sophisticated ambiance, perfect for a night of class and style.

Signature Cocktails: The bar offers a selection of signature cocktails expertly crafted by skilled mixologists.

Live Entertainment: Enjoy live music performances, including jazz and acoustic sets, adding a touch of elegance to your evening.

Dancing Under the Stars: Valery often hosts outdoor dancing events, allowing you to dance under the night sky.

Mojácar’s nightlife scene is as diverse as its daytime activities, ensuring there’s something for everyone. Whether you choose Lua Beach, Maui , Mandala Beach, or Valery, you’re in for an unforgettable evening of entertainment, music, and dancing in this vibrant coastal town.

Be sure to check their websites or social media pages for event updates and special promotions to make the most of your night out in Mojácar.

Explore Mojácar’s various nightlife venues to discover the perfect atmosphere for your evening out, no matter your age.

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