Fuengirola’s terraces are one of the fashionable destinations for visitors to this town in the Costa del Sol. Its mild climate all year round has hugely increased the number of establishments that turn their terraces into the focal point of their business, both in summer and the rest of the year.
People wanting to visit Fuengirola to discover the best-kept secrets of its terraces will be able to rent a cheap car in Malaga and travel around the coast until they reach this town where they can enjoy the best rooftops and open terraces to enjoy a drink as a couple, with family or friends.
Best terraces in Fuengirola
The best terraces in Fuengirola are characterised for their unbeatable views and welcoming atmosphere where you can enjoy a drink while admiring the surroundings. Some of the top terraces in Fuengirola are listed below:
Sky Bar at Hotel del Puerto | Touch the sky by the sea
Located on the rooftop of the Sancho Tower (Torre Sancho), the Sky Bar at Hotel El Puerto offers viewers the sensation of being able to touch the sky with unrivalled views of the coast of Fuengirola. This panoramic terrace features a central swimming pool where you can enjoy a cooling swim and it offers services from breakfast until evening meal, with a menu to suit all tastes. In addition to its views, the Sky Bar also stands out for its cocktails made with natural products and its live music to liven up summer evenings. Those interested will be able to see the location on the map attached at the end of the post.
Restaurante El Higuerón | The best dishes steeped in the mountains
This exclusive terrace belongs to one of the best restaurants in the Costa del Sol and it is only open in summer. During the summer, lovers of Fuengirola’s terraces won’t be able to escape the opportunity to enjoy the haute cuisine dishes offered by El Higuerón, including spider crab pate au gratin, oysters, ‘arroz del señorito’ rice with seafood and roast pepper aioli. To round off the evening, guests will be able to enjoy a signature cocktail on its chill out sofas that look out from the mountains to the Mediterranean Sea.
Restaurants with a terrace in Fuengirola
The options for eating out in Fuengirola are extremely diverse, but some have charming terraces with an intimate atmosphere, although there are others that offer the best views to liven up the experience of guests.
MachuPicchu Resto Bar | Peruvian cuisine with sea views
For lovers of Peruvian cuisine, MachuPicchu is the ideal place to enjoy the most popular dishes of this type of cuisine on its terrace with sea views. On its menu, in addition to dishes as popular as papas a la huancaína which are potatoes in a creamy cheese sauce, sea bass ceviche or tiger’s milk, this restaurant also offers international drinks and cocktails to offer customers a complete experience without leaving its terrace.
Yaya | Italian cuisine with the best atmosphere
Next to Fuengirola’s Leisure Port (Puerto Deportivo), we can find Yaga, an Italian restaurant where you can enjoy fresh pasta, pizza, cheese boards and stews in the best atmosphere on the seafront. To do so, Yaya sporadically offers its customers live performances, accompanying its dishes with a charming atmosphere in which to enjoy some of its specialities such as the garganelli amatriciana with guanciale and onion, stuffed panzerotti or its soups with garlic bread. Visitors won’t be able to resist trying the homemade desserts.
Terraza Latino Fuengirola | Drinks and tapas by the river
The Terraza Latino Bar is situated on the bank of the river in Fuengirola. From it, you can enjoy one of the most diverse views, from the river to Sohail Castle (castillo de Sohail), without forgetting its impressive modern bridge which is amazing to see lit up at night. Latino Bar offers a simple menu with tapas, portions (raciones), toasted sandwiches and burgers, in addition to juices, cocktails and milkshakes. Visitors will be able to visit from breakfast until it closes at 23:30.
Terraces in Fuengirola where you can enjoy a drink
For those wanting to spend a of time outdoors enjoying a friendly atmosphere, whether with family or friends, there are many terraces in Fuengirola to enjoy an alcoholic drink, soft drink or small snack.
Terraza Caballito | Snacks in a family atmosphere
In the popular Plaza del Sol we can find the Terraza Caballito, a kiosk situated in the heart of this park which is ideal for enjoying with family while the children have fun in the children’s play area. Terraza caballito offers breakfasts, snacks, drinks and cocktails, in addition to a short food menu. This makes it the ideal spot to enjoy a drink from morning until night. In addition, the establishment usually has live music to offer its customers special evenings. Those interested can find this terrace on the map below.
Terraza Chill Out Bar | Enjoy a drink in the shopping centre
Situated on the top floor of the Miramar shopping centre this terrace is perfect for rounding off a day as a family. On it, customers will be able to enjoy a refreshing drink, being specialists in cocktails and natural juices. Additionally, from the start of spring until the end of summer, the Terraza Chill Out Bar has live music every week to liven up the experience. Children will also be able to find attractions on this terrace, in addition to a go-kart track, where adults and children alike can have lots of fun.
La Terraza Marenostrum | Drinks at the foot of Sohail Castle (Castillo de Sohail)
Also known as The Castle Terrace (La Terraza del Castillo) since it is situated underneath the iconic Sohail Castle (Castillo de Sohail), this terrace boasts incredible sea views and with this monument as a backdrop, making it a special place to enjoy drinks in the evening. Its opening hours are from 18:00 until 01:00 and it is only open from Thursday to Saturday, unless it coincides with one of the concerts held within its site.
Panda Cocktail Bar | Secret terrace with premium cocktail list
For those looking to enjoy the best drinks outdoors, Panda Cocktail Bar is one of the best-kept secrets among Fuengirola’s terraces. Nestled in the heart of the town, this bar could easily go unnoticed from the outside, but inside it features a charming interior courtyard full of vegetation, with warm light and the best music where you can enjoy a menu of cocktails made with very good taste and at reasonable prices.
San Chocolate | Breakfasts and snacks in a charming spot
San Chocolate is another treasure among the terraces of Fuengirola. This café is a charming place to enjoy a snack or a few drinks on its charming inner courtyard, bursting with art and vegetation. All of its desserts are homemade and it offers an attentive service that will make visitors feel at home. In addition, this magical café is pet friendly, so you can enjoy the experience in the company of your furry friend.
Map of terraces in Fuengirola
Many of Fuengirola’s terraces featured in this post can go unnoticed by visitors. That’s why this map shows the location of all of them so you can choose the perfect terrace to enjoy an evening to remember.