BUENAVIDA, a restaurant overlooking the beach of El Palmar

A healthy diet is the base of BUENAVIDA

BUENAVIDA is by no means a typical restaurant, seated in the open air, facing the sea, with hand made wooden furniture and palm leaf shades, you’ll feel the difference. Our kitchen is a fully refurbished maritime container which has been round the world many times and so inspires our chefs in world cuisine. Being where we in Cádiz Mediterranean cuisine forms the base of our menu, however we offer a number of dishes from the Americas and Asia too.

Find out more about our restaurant in BUENAVIDA El Palmar…


Served from 09:00 until 12:00 every day in July and August You can choose the typical Andalusian breakfast of rustic toast, tomatoes and cured ham, or something a little more cosmopolitan like a crêpe with strawberries. All designed to set you up well for an intensive day on the beach.


Lunch time is time to take it easy, to sit back and let us serve you. You can enjoy fresh fish from from our barbecue or a set meal option at a reasonable price. We have plenty of shade available to cover you from the midday sun and a wide range of cocktails and drinks available if you wish to indulge after lunch.


Available from 13:00 to 18:00, limited options from our menu like hamburgers, crêpes and salads can be wrapped up and taken away with you to the beach, or wherever else you wish to have lunch.


At the end of a long hot summers day the night starts warming up. We have sunset concerts every night in July and August, entertainment and djs sessions to liven up the atmosphere for after dinner drinks.  You can prebook a personalised barbecue to enjoy with a group of friends click here to find out more.

Discover BUENAVIDA restaurant El Palmar

Our menu is based on fresh, locally sourced ingredients, the basis of the Mediterranean diet. There a wide variety of options available from seafood and salads to hamburgers, crêpes and stir-fries.

Here is a copy of the menu from 2016. we’ll publish the new menu for 2017 as soon as its finished.

Have a look at some of the dishes available in BUENAVIDA restaurant El Palmar