Culinary Experience at Chikito Restaurant
Time of year
Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
- Custom experience
- Suitable for people with reduced mobility
- Recommended for: Children, Couples, Groups, Solo travellers
What the experience includes
Enjoy a delicious, authentic meal at Chikito, one of Granada’s most popular restaurants whose fame is based on its legendary past as Café Alameda. Years ago, this café was a meeting point for renowned intellectuals such as the local poet Federico García Lorca, one of Spain’s most famous writers.
Chikito Restaurant is frequented by select and loyal patrons that include famous athletes and artists. This experience invites you to enjoy Granada’s culinary traditions, right in the heart of the city.
Everything you need to know
According to Federico García Lorca, the hours in Granada are longer and more delicious than at any other city in Spain. Step into the life of this Spanish poet and playwright with a visit to Café Alameda—now Chikito Restaurant—, a place that was once the epicentre of intellectual gatherings in the 1920s and heard many of Lorca’s poems.
With Chef Jose Carlos Expósito at the helm, Chikito Restaurant is one of the city’s top dining spots. Inspired by regional cuisine, he combines local favourites with Middle Eastern and Andalusian dishes. For this experience, the acclaimed chef has created the exclusive Chikito Special Set Menu that features the following dishes:
-served at the centre of the table-
Tomato and burrata salad with truffle
Fried artichokes with cane syrup
MAIN COURSE -choose one-
Pork cheeks with white wine sauce
Salmon with whole grain mustard and local honey
Homemade Pionono pastries
Draft beer – Spring water – Refreshments
ANDALUSIAN WHITE WINE
Castillo San Diego
RIOJA CRIANZA RED WINE
Añares “41 Aniversario”
Begin by savouring the delicious starters, which include some of his most popular specialities such as the chef’s pâté and fried artichokes with cane sugar. For the main course, diners can choose between meat or fish, and the meal is topped off with his irresistible Piononos, Granada’s most traditional dessert that will add the final touch to this tempting menu.
At Granada’s Chikito Restaurant, you can dive into a sensational culinary experience that will become one of the highlights of your trip.