A beautiful church in Ibiza today is the Sa Capella restaurant in San Antonio. An imposing setting dedicated to Mediterranean haute cuisine
El Restaurant Sa CapellaNear San Antonio, Is probably one of the most Awesome and Romantic Of Ibiza where you can have dinner What for? Because it is Located in an old church of the XVI century.
Although Was built for Be a place dedicated to Religious cult, never came to consecrate it. The reason, says the legend, is that the masons who worked there saw daily how their tools changed places. The people quickly associated this enigma with the elves. Thus, they claimed that it was they who hid them because they did not want to be mass there. Thus, The Church closed the premises and sold it to a family. Today, on the walls of the restaurant hangs a photograph of Doña Pepita, one of her tenants.
En 1978 Two friends were walking around the area when one of them, Vicente Roselló Prats, When he saw the building he told his companion Carlos García Sorá: "Do you know something? We are going to make a restaurant and it is going to be a different restaurant ”. And so Sa Capella was born.
The business has a United team For more than two decades and with a Faithful clientele For many, many years, so many that Some tables Have gone to Take the name of Some of they.
When you visit Sa Capella for the first time it is easy to understand the reason for this fidelity. It is a place Unique and full of charm Where you will find a Careful letter of Mediterranean inspiration with Author's touches. Very dishes Varied, Suggestions of the day always made with ingredients from the Best Quality and, of course, a wine list According to your exquisite kitchen.
Sa Capella is also a local Elegant and lavish with its Cross-shaped plant, a Central nave and six small chapels Side, impressive vaulted ceilings about eight meters Of height, Stone walls, clay floors and a Grille Where an irresistible Charcoal Of holm oak.
The decoration of the place makes its idiosyncrasy of Ibiza well known paintings by local artists such as Marta Torres and Julia Ribas o Hormigo sculptures as "Matter and spirit", a spectacular olive tree carving of a male and a female figure. The Waiters They are dressed in Ibicencan style: white shirt and white peasant trousers, sash and red handkerchief with spout around the neck.
Sa Capella is the Ideal for both a romantic dinner To get into the roots of the Ibizan culture. Celebrate an event Special among its walls is a dream and if you want to make it reality you just have to propose it. They have Capacity for approximately 90 people And will strive to prepare a special menu For that great day.
Having the luxury of eating in a place like Sa Capella is something you will never forget.
As a cold starter Foie micuit With reduction of balsamic and flavors of colors. From first golden to salt or, for carnivores, steak steak to stone on bed of fat salt, not forgetting his famous steak tartar chopped by hand. For dessert do not forget to taste the strawberry soup with the pepper with balsamic chocolate cake and cream ice cream or the crepe suzette with vanilla ice cream Irresistible!
June to September from 20.30 to 24.15 hours. In April, May and October from 20 to 23.45.
How to get there
From San Antonio Take the Road to Santa Inés and Cala Salada Until he passed an institute. After a few 200 meters on the right Is the old church that houses Sa Capella.
Photos: Ionut Mihai