Celebrate the festive season with a delicious meal in one of Mallorca’s top restaurants. Throughout the holiday period a warm welcome and special menus can be expected from a number of venues catering for some or all of the merry days including pre-Christmas, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year.
Everything to love about Christmas is right here – except snow! After the present shopping, indulge in some fine dining & delight in Christmas traditions. […] The Mallorca Christmas Guide 2018
With varied menus offering traditional and fusion cuisines, and sites ranging from small and cosy to spacious and bright, there really is something for everyone. So whether you’re after an intimate evening for two, a big family reunion, a get-together of colleagues or official company party, you’re sure to find a place to suit your needs.
Get caught up in the magic of the holidays as streets light up with twinkling lights and Yuletide decorations; and restaurants across the island embrace the spirit of this special time.
We at abcMallorca have created a selection of amazing restaurants which open on some or all of the days during the festive period. Don’t forget to check their menu before booking your place!
This intimate, bistro-inspired restaurant in Santa Catalina is offering some great seasonal menus. For Christmas Day, a three-course menu includes grilled turbot or slow-cooked suckling pig, while a New Year’s Eve dinner is accompanied by a special concert. They also offer group menus (min 8 pax) and are open Boxing Day (but closed Christmas Eve).
Occupying a beautifully restored historic palazzo, the fine dining restaurant Fera offers both lunch and dinner menus on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The haute cuisine offering continues for New Year’s Eve with festive wine pairings.
Hostal Cuba Restaurant
This popular landmark offers a choice of three event spaces, for a range of budgets, and catering for between 10 and 80 guests. Lunch and dinner menus can be tailor made, as well as set menus for either stand-up cocktail or sit-down table events. These menus are available upon previous request.
Fabiola Gastronomic Garden
The newly-opened Fabiola Gastronomic Garden offers a delicious Christmas Eve menu that includes scallops and suckling lamb. Or celebrate New Year’s Eve here, with a sharing menu complemented by a selection of wines. Both events offer Veuve Clicquot champagne.
Can Cera Gastro Bar
Set in the 17th-century palace turned luxury hotel, this intimate space offers a Christmas Eve menu featuring roast lamb with a perfect Rioja pairing. A New Year’s Eve menu is centred around sea bass and beef sirloin, with lucky grapes and champagne at midnight.
Housed in the gorgeous Hotel Sant Francesc, the Quadrat restaurant offers a Christmas Eve tasting menu, while on Christmas day there is a lunch menu offering a choice of beef, turkey, or sole with a selection of traditional sides.
Mar de Nudos
Together with its excellent marina-front location, this chic modern restaurant offers a seasonal menu from the 15th November to 20th December. Two set menus are available (with a choice of main between a fish and beef or pork) as well as an area for private dining.
Restaurant Can Marques
The Palacio Can Marques is Palma’s newest luxury boutique hotel, and its restaurant is getting into the seasonal spirit with a set menu featuring roast goose for Sunday lunch and dinner. They’re also bringing in the New Year with a menu featuring a five-course dinner and drinks on the terrace.
Gran Melia Victoria
This landmark five-star hotel is offering a Christmas Eve menu that includes traditional Catalan Christmas soup and stuffed turkey, while their New Year’s Eve gala features a canapé reception, six-course meal, live music, and open bar. Various menu options for group events are also available (download here).
Located in the picturesque town of Sóller, this relaxed, independent hotel is offering healthier and more eco-friendly options to celebrate the festive season. For Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve you can enjoy a delicious choice of meat-free menus.
We hope that you found this guide to Christmas and New Year’s Eve celebrations useful and that it helps enhance your experience of the 2018 festive season. The abcMallorca team are constantly on the look out for new and emerging places and activities on our beloved island, bringing you the very best of all Mallorca has to offer throughout the year.
We wish you a very happy Christmas & New Year on Mallorca!
Helen & the abcMallorca team