The beloved destination of artists continues to enamour visitors with its rural charm and uplifting landscape. Among those inspired by Deià, are the chefs of these choice restaurants. Applying their passion and skill to local produce from private orchards and farmer’s markets, they create memorable menus month after month.
For a meal with a view, look no further; the Tramuntana mountains and Mediterranean sea fill the horizon from many of their enchanting terraces. Cosy interiors which recall a time gone by – be it as a stable or olive press – provide an equally gratifying ambiance in which to enjoy fine cuisine.
Es Racó d’es Teix
Tucked away in a corner of the mountains, this Michelin star restaurant brings the many rich and varied flavours of the island to the table. Enjoy spectacular views over the valley from the spacious terrace, or savour a sense of intimacy in the romantic interior.
German chef Josef Sauerschell’s cuisine has been recognised by Michelin at two separate establishments. abcMallorca dined at the restaurant he’s owned since the summer of 2000. […] Restaurant Es Racó d’es Teix, Deià
Disconnect with stunning views of the mountains and sea at this family-run restaurant. Reborn each month due to being dependent on seasonal produce, their menus are exciting, and each dish exquisitely presented. Choose from two sophisticated tasting menus, or á la carte menu.
Located on the spectacular west coast of Mallorca with incredible views, chef Benet Vicens and his wife Cati have been running this popular restaurants for many years. Highly recommended. […] Island-inspired tasting menu at Bens D’Avall
El Olivo Restaurant
A fine dining experience in the luxuriously-positioned Hotel Belmond La Residencia; El Olivo offers a tasting, á la carte and a vegetarian menu, as well as an excellent wine list. The Mediterranean cuisine is complimented by the attractive decor of this former 16th century olive press, and the stunning views over Deià.
El Olivo restaurant with dynamic chef Guillermo Méndez at the helm, offers high-quality Mediterranean cuisine at the Belmond La Residencia Hotel, in Deià. […] El Olivo Restaurant Deià
Dine by candlelight at this cosy restaurant, which specialises in Mallorcan flavours with an occasional Asiatic twist. The essence of this 250 year old former stable is captured in the exposed stone walls, and integrates perfectly with the surrounding landscape. The rack of local lamb is a firm favourite here.
A family run restaurant in the beautiful village of Deià offering Mediterranean food with a hint of Asian influence. Booking is highly recommended in season. […] Restaurant Sebastian Deià
Modern Southeast Asian cuisine wows the senses as this chic restaurant along Deià’s main street. Enticing sharing menus made with organic produce, an interesting selection of vegan and gluten-free dishes, and beautiful views are just some of the draws of this attractive venue.
Namali Schleberger’s appealing restaurant in the heart of Deià serves delicious healthy food – including vegan dishes – full of Asian flavours. […] Eastern Asian flavours at Nama in Deià
Ca’s Patro March
An informal waterfront setting beside Cala Deià. The ocean views and fresh fish keep this place busy during the summer months. Soak up the seaside atmosphere beneath a rickety awning as you tuck in to succulent seafood and local wine.
The beautiful Cala Deià is the location of this popular fresh-seafood restaurant perched on the cliff overlooking the sea. Booking highly recommended! […] Ca’s Patro March Restaurant in Cala Deià
Restaurant Ca’s Xorc
Mallorcan-Mediterranean cuisine stars at this picturesque boutique hotel located between Deià and Sóller. From red shrimps to black pork, the ingredients are locally sourced and organic wherever possible. Dine within the reformed olive press or on the idyllic terrace with views of the valley.
Ca’s Xorc, one of Mallorca’s most beautiful small hotels, with commanding views of Sóller offer an authentic Mallorcan ambience with delightful cuisine. […] Restaurant Ca’s Xorc in Sóller
Many of these restaurants open for dinner only, so do check their opening times before embarking on a special visit; and with such devoted chefs and truly stunning scenery, a visit to one of these top restaurant will bound to be just that.
More about Deià
Want to know where artists and media moguls gather in Mallorca? Read more with abcMallorca to find out what makes the mountain village of Deià so special. […] Deià
An out of the way cove beach in the heart of the Tramuntana mountains, Cala Deia is a tiny, rocky beach with clear water & two great cliff-side restaurants. […] Cala Deià