Although fish is the big star on restaurant menus on the island, you’ll also find many establishments in Ibiza where meat takes over the limelight. Most of the ones listed below have been open for years and have become a must-stop for fervent meat-eaters, so take note and build up your appetite...
BBQ restaurants near Es Canar
Four addresses that are only a few minutes’ drive from our hotel for you to satisfy your craving for grilled meat without having to go far.
La Parrilla Bar & Grill
This Argentinian steakhouse is only a few metres from Hotel Ánfora, so you don’t even have to get in the car. Their grilled meats are served with chips, aubergine, peppers in a vinegar dressing, chimichurri and Creole sauce. On Fridays they have live music too. Avenida Punta Arabí, 113 (Es Canar) laparrillaibiza.com
Donde Marian y Miguel
Just over two kilometres from Es Canar, you’ll find this restaurant that opened in 2013. It’s one of the best known steakhouses in Ibiza, with loyal customers who return for the quality of their T-bone steaks and beef aged in their Dry Ager fridge. dondemarianymiguel.com
On Santa Eulària’s promenade you’ll find this steakhouse with its beautiful garden. Its flagship is its T-bone steak that is dry aged for 45 days and served on a hot stone with chips and salad. From Hotel Ánfora it takes only a few minutes by car, bus or taxi. sacarboneriaibiza.com
This typical restaurant in Ibiza specialises in traditional food and offers grilled meat and lamb roasted in the wood-fire oven. The patio, with its trained vine, is lovely in the evenings, so it’s also one of the most popular places in the summer. They don’t accept reservations or credit cards. caspages.es
Other restaurants for a grilled dinner in Ibiza
The island is the perfect size to explore all its interesting places without spending too much time getting there, so take note of these restaurants that are worth the drive.
It’s one of the most famous steakhouses in Ibiza, so if you want to eat there, book a table at least 10 days in advance (time set by the establishment). As a reward for your foresight, you can enjoy top-quality meat sizzling on the grill or a hot stone. Their flagship is the T-bone steak. It’s in Sant Rafel, so you can combine dinner at this restaurant with watching the sunset at Sant Antoni, only a few kilometres away. asadorcanpilot.com
Camí de Balàfia
It’s essential to book well ahead if you want to have dinner in their pleasant garden. On the road to Sant Joan, this BBQ restaurant only opens in the summer and is famous for its grilled meats, chips and tomato salad. This is another popular place among Ibizan locals and regular visitors. Phone: (+34) 971 32 50 19
Near the village of Santa Gertrudis, this establishment is known for its grilled meat and typical Ibizan sausages, which they make themselves. It has a large terrace for summer evenings as well as a food shop selling their products. Cancaus.com
If you’re going to watch the sunset around Platges de Comte or Cala Llentia and you feel like eating meat, stop at this restaurant serving Argentinian grilled meats and giant German sausages. It has a very long list of German beers and a garden-terrace to eat outdoors. Phone: 971 80 42 15
Main picture: © Donde Marian y Miguel