Nerja has quite a lot of restaurants and bars, especially fish restaurants. It is a paradise for fish lovers, Spanish people are crazy about fish!
Where, of course, Spain is famous for its tapas. An appetizer which in many Spanish tapas bars in Andalucia is given free when you order a drink. The origin of the tapa is controversial. The Spanish verb ´tapar´ means ´cover´. It is thought that in the past one covered his drink with a piece of bread to prevent the flies from the glass. Nowadays there are many more tapas than just the piece of bread and they do not longer cover the glasses. A visit to a tapas bar may not be missed during your stay in Spain, you would do yourself deficit if you haven't enjoyed this tasty Spanish snacks!