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The bakeries in Palma worthy of recognition

After reaching out to a few friends in Palma, Helen Cummins and her team have selected only the very best bakeries in the capital.

Palma’s 30 ‘must-try’ Restaurants 2021

You’ll never be short of a place to eat with Helen Cummins’ tried and tested list of recommended restaurants in Palma. Bon profit!

Dins Santi Taura Restaurant Palma Mallorca

Santi Taura at Dins El Llorenç Parc de la Mar

His cooking inspires pride in locals and wonder in visitors. Find out what’s next for one the island’s best loved chefs, Santi Taura.

Mallorca’s 8 most secluded beaches

Discover stunning bays only the locals know about. The challenging journey to these natural beaches is all part of the adventure.

The 4 ‘must-do’ local markets on Mallorca

It doesn’t get more local than at a traditional Mallorcan food market. Find out the top four that include artisan products made on the island.

10 Unmissable Restaurants in Puerto Pollensa

Puerto Pollensa has long been one of the island’s most popular family-friendly resorts, but with a dining scene to appeal to locals as much as tourists.

Puerto Pollensa Mallorca

10 Things you must do in Puerto Pollensa

Thanks to its location between a vast bay and dramatic sierra, Puerto Pollensa has a wide range of activities from the gentle to adrenaline pumping.

10 Restaurants in Alaró you must try

Dining in Alaró focuses on hearty traditional Mallorcan cooking as well as drawing inspiration from around the Mediterranean.

13 Best places to visit in Deià

Discover all the must-see places in Deià in this exclusive insider’s guide from editor Helen Cummins who shares her local knowledge.

10 Must-Visit Restaurants in Deià

The Deià dining scene leans heavily towards Mallorcan and Mediterranean flavours with a focus on fresh local produce and top-quality ingredients.

The 8 best things to do in Alaró

From vineyard tours to mountain trails, find out the top things to do in Alaró and the surrounding area.

A winning Swiss ski break

The tiny Swiss resort of Les Crosets in Portes du Soleil is the perfect place for a long weekend to hit the slopes and tuck into some fabulous cheese fondue.

7 Best ways to enjoy Port Andratx

Port Andratx in the southwest of Mallorca is where to spend a day soaking up the beautiful coastline, tasting delicious seafood and much more.

10 Restaurants in Port Andratx you should try

Sea-food lovers rejoice! Port Andratx is home to some of the best paella and fish dishes on the island, alongside many other cuisines.

Marta Rosselló on her passion for the sea

Marta Rosselló, owner and chef of Sal de Cocó in Colònia de Sant Jordi reveals her love of the sea and her dishes that are inspired by it.

7 Son Vida Restaurants to Enjoy

Beautiful views and high quality cuisine can be expected at Son Vida’s top restaurants, many of which are set within its three golf clubs and two luxury hotels.

Sóller hike & a healthy vegan lunch

Enjoy beautiful views of Sóller valley as you hike the surrounding hills, followed by a healthy brunch at the vegan hotel Ecocirer.

“The sixth sense of taste”

Santi Taura, Mallorca’s cherished chef reveals what it means to follow traditional Mallorcan recipes and move his restaurant to Hotel El Lorenç in Palma.

Experience Palma ‘off-the-beaten track’

Take your time, look a little closer and Palma will show you that it is not just a city to pass through, but a city to delve into.

4 Palma Food Markets You Need to Know About

Palma offers a selection of food markets where you can go for lunch or dinner, all of which guarantee a buzzy Spanish atmosphere and local produce.

12 Unmissable Winter Adventures on Mallorca

Mallorca in winter is a joy. Fresher temperatures, sun and blue skies await – as do a wealth of fun and unforgettable things to do.

11 hottest places for an evening in Palma

Palma has some of the best nightlife on the island. Discover all the must-visit bars in this exclusive list from editor Helen Cummins who shares her favourite places.

Where to socialise until sunrise in Santa Catalina

Find out all the best places in Santa Catalina to sip cocktails and dance until the sun rises with our recommended list of go-to clubs and bars in the area.

24 hours in cool Santa Catalina

Find out all the best places in Santa Catalina and spend the day enjoying what Palma’s coolest neighbourhood has to offer.

Slow cooking quality

Italian restaurateur Marco di Loreto explains the success behind his restaurant Mar de Nudos and why he is a promotor of quality on Mallorca.

Devoted to the land of Mallorca

Astir restaurant in Portals Nous serves-up a menu that uses ingredients only from Mallorca in its commitment to sourcing food locally.

Anima Beach Club

Anima Beach Club is Palma’s go-to hot-spot for fabulous food, quench-thirsting drinks and beautiful Mediterranean sea views.

Mediterranean bliss at Purobeach

Purobeach are the masters at creating that magical Mediterranean vibe with beachclubs that satsify all your needs, serving up delicious food and cocktails.

La Terraza Restaurant in Alcanada

With its dreamy setting between Alcúdia and Pollença bays, La Terraza restaurant is a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike.

Miquel Calent: an advocate of Balearic cooking

Miquel Calent, the culinary genius behind Ca’n Calent and Cuit, opens up about where his inspiration comes from and his passion for using Mallorcan produce.

Sandro: a corner of Italy in Palma

Sandro Putignano – former maître d’ of Tristán – has crystallised everything that is great about Italian dining into his Sandro restaurant in Palma.

Mouth-wateringly good food at Zhero Boathouse

Zhero Boathouse in Magaluf offers a sun-kissed experiece by day offering menu of healthy and hearty dishes and then by night, a cool club with resident DJs.

Randemar: ‘a piece of Mediterranean magic’

Overlooking the promenade of Port de Sóller, Randemar restaurant offers good, old-fashioned Mediterranean cooking in a stylish environment.

Flanigan: timeless Spanish cooking

Flanigan in Puerto Portals epitomises traditional Spanish cooking using only fresh, local ingredients and following Spain’s much-loved recipes.

The rebirth of Muro hotspot Royal Beach

The Royal Beach story is a compelling one; rebuilt after an epic storm, it has now entered a new chapter – with the help of Michelin chef Andreu Genestra.

Bahía Mediterráneo: incredible haute cuisine

Overlooking Palma bay, Bahía Mediterráneo offers culinary magic paired with an elegant interior that transports you back to luxury in 1930s.

Sri Lanka: should I still travel there or not?

Editor Helen Cummins reveals her account of the Sri Lanka attacks while on holiday in Colombo. Find out what she says about the aftermath of the terrorist attack as she continues her travels around the country.

Sa Fulla: unique cuisine in stylish surrounds

Chef Hector Marceló How great is it to have that perfect local restaurant—one that will impress out of town friends and also be the perfect place for a romantic dinner? The restaurant…

La Gourmeda restaurant in Port Andratx

A trio of chefs bring experience gleaned from far-flung kitchens to play at La Gourmeda in Port d’Andratx – home of exciting crossover cuisine.

Luna 36 – the Sóller restaurant with hygge

Housed in a former chocolate factory in the maze of old Sóller streets is Luna 36 restaurant, bringing pleasure to guests with a keen sense of hospitality.

Class and cocktails at HPC

Bringing a touch of sophistication and gourmet flavour to the unspoilt fishing village of Portocolom in the south east is classy restaurant and bar HPC.