The best places to have an aperitif in Formentera
The aperitif has now become an indispensable "ritual" all over the world, and also in Formentera, where you can enjoy your cocktail in front of a magnificent sunset.
From the most typical and spartan chiringuito to the luxury hotel, the places to have an aperitif in Formentera are many and varied: in this article we present the most sought after and famous locations on the beaches of Formentera, but we also offer you alternatives.
For our tour of the best places to sip an aperitif in Formentera we will start from Platja de Ses Illetes, on the northern tip of the island, with the magic of El Tiburon. We will descend along the west side, where the Cala Saona Hotel & Spa offers the opportunity to enjoy a VIP aperitif and a dinner overlooking the sea and sunset, to get to the many clubs on the south side and go up to the east, including the option of drinking an aperitif at the Formentera lighthouse, or at least in its vicinity.Index
- El Tiburón, the serenity of a magical place
- Cala Saona Hotel & Spa, the luxury of natural beauty
- Kiosko Cala Saona: spartan and economical, with sunset included in the price
- Geko Hotel & Beach Club: elite aperitif near Playa de Migjorn
- Kiosk 62, the economical alternative for a beach aperitif in Migjorn
- Blue Bar: music, shows and aperitif upon reservation
- Pirate Bus, wild charm and hippy atmosphere
- Codice Luna, the aperitif at the Formentera lighthouse
- Bon Beure - The wine bar in El Pilar de la Mola
- Chezz Gerdi: on the beach, with style and taste
- Hotel Blanco, the luxury aperitif by the pool
- Rigatoni: aperitif, pasta and fun
- Chiringuito People, the less glamorous alternative of Es Pujol
El Tiburón, the serenity of a magical place
25 years of management experience for this chiringuito located between La Savina and Ses Illetes beach, in the heart of the Ses Salines Natural Park, and offers a view of the most beautiful sunsets on the island.
You can sip your aperitif listening to pleasant and relaxing music, pampered by the professional and prepared staff, prolonging the pleasure with the tasting of the good dishes of international cuisine offered by the restaurant attached to the bar.
Cala Saona Hotel & Spa, the luxury of natural beauty
Terrace on the beach of fine white sand, between two cliffs, the green of the pines and the blue of the sea. Dinner, preceded by an aperitif at sunset, in Formentera perhaps one of the most evocative, is an unforgettable experience. Prices are not very affordable, and appropriate clothing is required for a VIP evening in one of the best luxury hotels in Formentera.
Kiosko Cala Saona: spartan and economical, with sunset included in the price
Also in Cala Saona, an absolutely different alternative from the luxury of the hotel but with the same splendid sunset, is the Kiosko Cala Saona.
A chiringuito right on the beach, for those who are not offended by a mojito served in a plastic cup, but still excellent.
Geko Hotel & Beach Club: elite aperitif near Playa de Migjorn
Extremely luxurious and expensive, at the Geko hotel in Formentera the aperitif is likely to remain unforgettable more than anything else for the price! Here everything is well-kept; if you are in the mood for a luxury experience, do not miss a relaxing massage session before sitting down to sip your aperitif in a romantic corner of this hotel, famous among the hotels with Spa in Formentera.
Kiosk 62, the economical alternative for a beach aperitif in Migjorn
Simple and with a friendly atmosphere, the Kiosk 62 it is right on Migjorn beach, one of the most beautiful beaches on the south side, and the prices are the average ones of the chiringuitos in Formentera.
The view is enchanting and the environment informal. We serve you the particular cocktail composed of xoriguer gin and lemon concentrate, the Pomada; particularly good in this kiosk also in the strawberry version, to try if you like sweet and summer cocktails.
Blue Bar: music, shows and aperitif upon reservation
Restaurant and bar in the locality the mola, always on what is considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Formentera. Active as a restaurant since 1997, with typical Mediterranean cuisine enriched by Asian influences, in the evening it becomes the ideal place to sip a cocktail and watch the sunset, even if you don't see the sun go down directly into the sea.
The Blu Bar, in addition to the possibility of a quality aperitif, offers live music every Monday, while Sunday and Tuesday there is the "alien show" which promises to bring the experience of the aperitif suitable for children ... from 0 to 90 years! To dine or have a drink under the stars, as well as to attend the shows, it is necessary to book.
Pirate Bus, wild charm and hippy atmosphere
Not just a simple aperitif on the beach in Formentera: cerveza, sangria, tapas, pareo, bare feet and background music while watching the sunset, make the drink truly special. Pirate Bus, a chiringuito opened in the 70s by a German hippy, it will amaze you.
Also Pirata Bus si trova sul litorale di Es Migjorn, in the south of Formentera, which can be reached easily with a branch from the main road, the PM820, which crosses the island from east to north-west and joins Far de la Mola with La Savina.
Codice Luna, the aperitif at the Formentera lighthouse
Every evening, starting at 18:00, the restaurant at the eastern end of Formentera comes alive with an aperitif. On Wednesdays and Sundays, at 19pm, music selected by professional DJs for chillout contexts, or even live lounge music, it adds to the goodness of drinks and jamón ibérico (the typical Spanish cured ham).
In addition to the enchantment of the sea, the panoramic view with the charm of the nineteenth century Far della Mola, which stands right next to the Codex Luna.
Bon Beure - The wine bar in El Pilar de la Mola
In the same area, but inland and without a view of the lighthouse, it is located the Bon Beure wine bar. Perfect if you prefer for your aperitif a huge choice of good wines and sparkling wines accompanied by simple snacks and a walk in the small rural center, famous for its surrounding vineyards.
Chezz Gerdi: on the beach, with style and taste
Going up towards the north of Formentera we find a historical place of Es Pujols which was renovated in 2011 by the Italian Carlo Sama; it is characterized by wooden furniture and a welcoming atmosphere.
It can be defined a trendy place: a meeting point for tourists on the island but also for famous people, and events are often organized there.
The professional cocktails are flawless the restaurant menu is excellent, which uses the best local but also Italian products; the pizzas are among the best in Formentera and the wine list is extensive and well researched.
Hotel Blanco, the luxury aperitif a poolside
The Mediterranean breeze that seems to be part of the decor of the Hotel Blanco, cocktails prepared by expert hands with excellent ingredients and enriched with fresh fruit. If you want sip your aperitif in a sophisticated and refined setting, perhaps relaxing on a sun lounger next to the pool, Blanco is for you.
You can continue the evening with an excellent Mediterranean dinner full of shades of exotic flavors, al Carmen restaurant del Blanco Hotel, in Es Pujols.
Chiringuito People, the less glamorous alternative of Es Pujol
Definitely more informal than the famous places already mentioned, the People é chiringuito a beach bar offering cocktails and aperitifs in Es Pujol of Formentera. Simple drinks with some of the typical dishes of Formentera, to be nibbled with alcohol. An economical alternative for an aperitif in Formentera in this renowned location.
Here is completed the tour of the island in search of the best aperitifs in Formentera.
Obviously there are still many places to have an aperitif in Formentera, but we believe those proposed can cover a wide range of needs, both for the style of the premises and for their position on the island. We just have to wish you happy holidays and "salud"!