Alicante-Elche Miguel Hernández Airport has a diverse range of coffee shops, bars and restaurants for you to enjoy while waiting to board your flight, or filling in time in the public Arrivals Hall.
From small local tapas outlets to modern cafés offering something for every taste, you will be well looked after.
These are the main food and drink options (opening hours may vary depending on the season and public holidays)…
Coffee Shops & Snacks
Located on the second floor in the Departures area (airside passengers), Costa Coffee has a modern-style indoor space and outdoor patio where you can relax with exclusive blends of coffee, and a wide range of snacks, both sweet (different types of muffins, cakes and pastries) and savoury (sandwiches, wraps, etc.), as well as its famous coolers (similar to a sorbet, in an array of intense and fresh flavours).
Open 6am to 8pm (passenger-only area) and 6am to 9pm (exterior area).
A varied offering in the Arrivals area for travellers on a tight schedule who want to eat healthily, including sandwiches, wraps, baguette sandwiches, fresh salads, seasonal soups, savoury snacks and desserts, as well as drinks such as vitamin water, natural fruit smoothies, aloe refreshments and Arizona iced teas.
Open 8am to 11.30pm.
To be found in the public Arrivals area, Lavazza serves exclusive coffee blends, and a wide range of snacks for any time of day.
Open 8am to 10pm.
In the Departures area (passenger-only), Santa Gloria offers artisanal cakes and pastries, with a décor based on natural wood and open spaces that creates an avant-garde design and a welcoming atmosphere. They use top-quality organic ingredients, locally sourced when possible.
Open 8am to to 3.30pm.
Located on the second floor in the Departures area (passenger-only), Starbucks offers coffee and refreshments, specialising in Caffé Mocca, Caramel Macchiato, Caffé Latte, Capuccino, Espresso and Frappuccino, as well as muffins, organic yogurts, sandwiches, brioches and croissants.
Open 5am to 9pm.
At its second floor outlet in the Departures area (airside passengers), Subway offers a varied selection of sandwiches, from traditional tuna and ham to classic bacon, and fillings such as teriyaki chicken and meatballs, as well as salads, breakfasts and desserts.
Open 6am to 9pm.
Founded in 1964 by legendary hockey player Tim Horton, this Canadian café chain, in the public zone of Departures, serves different types of fresh coffee and sandwiches, and all kinds of baked goods.
Open 5.30am to 8pm.
Located in the Departures area (passenger-only), Häagen-Dazs offers popular flavors including vanilla, mango and chocolate. Their ice-creams are all made from natural ingredients: fresh cream, skimmed milk and egg yolk.
Open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 3pm; and Saturday and Sunday 8am to 4pm.
Bars & Tapas
This meeting and leisure point, in the Departures area (passenger-only), offers food and relaxation in a classic bar setting, with access to the outdoor terrace. Passengers can enjoy beers of different origins, formats and types, specialising in imported brands.
Open 6am to 9pm.
Enrique Tomás Experience
This tasting bar in the Departures (passenger-only) area offers 100 per cent acorn-fed ham and other traditional Iberian pork products, such as chorizo and salchichón sausage, as well as Designation of Origin foods, salads and gourmet sandwiches.
Open 5am to 9pm.
Open 9am to 8pm.
Set up in the style of a gourmet market, with fresh produce on display, this attractive and welcoming space in Departures (passenger-only zone) includes a diverse array of culinary options.
- Central Café: “Fresh & Healthy” range – open Monday to Thursday 5am to 7pm, and Friday to Sunday 5am to 9pm.
- Pans & Company-Café Pans: filled rolls – open 5am to 9pm.
- O Mamma Mia: Italian cuisine – open 8am to 9pm.
- Ribs: grilled meat – open 8am to 9pm.
- Wok Street: Asian fast food – open 11am to 8pm.
Gourmet Shopping and Tasting
Two Foodies outlets are located in the check-in area (50 square metres) and boarding area (71.5 square metres).
The range on offer includes extra virgin olive oil, rice, wines and other delicatessen products such as Enrique Thomas Iberian ham delicacies, as well as a selection of sweets and chocolates.
The products are mainly designed and prepared for gifts or to take away, but the stores also have a bar for on-site tasting.
Popular international hamburger chain, with two outlets in the second floor Departures area, offering a versatile range of burgers customised to customer’s preferences.
Open 11am to 10.30pm (public zone); and 8am to 9pm (passenger-only area).
One of the UK’s leading healthy fast food chains, EAT is located in the Departures (passenger-only) area. With the slogan “Good Mood Food”, its aim is to give customers a healthy, fast, varied and fresh culinary experience for any occasion.
Open 5am to 9.30pm.