Most Alora restaurants serve traditional Spanish cuisine. That means, you can expect to find find the following in their menus: tortilla de patata, paella, stews, embutidos, chorizos, migas, cheese, and jamon serrano. Here are some of the most frequented establishments in town:
Restaurante Venta Los Conejitos - While cruising along Ctra. Carratraca Km 5, look for the well-trimmed, dome-shaped bushes decorating the entrance, and you'll never miss the place. Restaurante Venta Los Conejitos sports a rustic theme and houses large air-conditioned rooms that can accommodate weddings, luncheon meetings, communions, baptisms, and nearly all sorts of celebrations.
The owners are sticklers to quality, which is why the establishment holds an ISO 9001:2000 certification. Here, you can enjoy traditional cuisine and a variety of grilled dishes. Outside, you and your kids will be delighted to see a waterfalls, garden, and a playground. The huge parking space can accommodate about 250 cars.
Bar Los Caballos - This place is extremely popular with the locals, and you'll find it quite packed during weekends. That should speak a lot of the kind of food they're serving. If the locals like it, it must be good. Expect traditional cuisine, in that case.
If you want a laid-back ambiance where you don't need to get all dressed up, then cruise along Carretera de Malaga. You'll find it before you reach Calle de los Olivares on your way to the north.
Casa de Correos Tapas Bar & Restaurant - Located along Calle de Santa Ana, in the heart of Alora, this tapas bar and restaurant serves excellent traditional Spanish cuisine as well as a nice selection of international dishes.
On certain dates in the year, the place features art exhibits of local artists. If you just can't spend a day without Internet acces, you'll love this place. You can access the Internet through their WiFi router, so you can share your Alora experiences in Facebook while waiting for your food.
Other highly recommended Alora restaurants are: Restaurante La Casa Del Abuelo, along Calle de Veracruz; Candela Restaurante, along Calle de la Parra; and Restaurante Casa Abilio.
Most of the Alora restaurants we mentioned are within walking distance from one another.