(Leer en español) Hundreds, thousands of tapas bars fill the streets of Seville with a great diversity in styles. One of the biggest differences, which is the reason because customers choose between a tapas bar and another, is the geographical location. In Seville the highest concentration of the best tapas bars is located in the historic city center.
SEVILLA IS THE BENCHMARK OF THE BEST TAPAS BARS
Without a doubt, the area of the Cathedral of Seville, bullring Royal Maestranza and Giralda in Seville are the historical and tourist attractions of the city downtown. For this reason, it is a meeting point for many tapas bars in Seville, where enjoy traditional gastronomy and the new cuisine.
Get ready to enjoy a gastronomic tour around the five most authentic bars of Seville, for its cuisine, location and decor, have you already the suitcases? We take off!
Bar Catedral. Barely 100 meters from the Giralda, Santa Cruz and Cathedral is this tapas bar located on a 1,923 house. Its decor looks back on Sevillian bullfight passion and the cafes of Paris mid-twentieth century with its striking lamps.
Its terrace, surrounded by orange trees, has the privileged view of the most visited monument in the city, the Giralda. Its menu features a wide variety, both in products and cooking styles. You can taste traditional dishes from Seville, Iberian sausages and gourmet tapas.
The building, now renovated, is located in the famous Casa de las Moscas (House of Flies), masterpiece of Gómez Millán. Pepe Hillo has spectacular rooms and the tapas represent the roots of southern Andalusia: Seville, Costa de la Luz and Serranía (range of mountains) of Huelva.
Donaire is a winery that will call attention for its funny decor. With a delicious variety of seafood, highlighting the edible crab, Bodega Donaire is a mandatory stop for all seafood and tasty tapas lovers.
Café Universal. In the famous Salvador square, it is one of the best tapas bars in Seville because of Its history, location and tradition. Its interior is reminiscent of the famous coffeehouses of Paris because of its lamps.
The terrace is the ideal place to enjoy time with tapas and life lived in the surrounding areas.
Bar Antigüedades. Behind the Giralda and Cathedral is one of the best and biggest terraces in Seville. A unique place in the city where enjoy the varied menu of tapas and wines, the pleasant temperature and city views.
Now comes your turn. Trace on your map the tour, choose the day and mark the stops to take breath and strength in these five fundamental tapas bars during your visit to Seville.
You can discover the best tapas bars in Seville by areas in other posts. Until then, enjoy the fine wines and tapas of these wonderful bars.
Cheers and bon appetit!