Authentic Flavours from the Iberian Peninsula

It's about the horses of course. But the food and drink is central to the culture of Spain and Portugal!

You'll find all the regional classics - plenty of Paella, a tapestry of Tapas, Bifanas from Portugal their Feria staple, Churros, those heavenly Pastel De Nata, Caiphirinias, fine wines, port and sherry and more! English classics also available to ensure every palette is catered for.

After the Espectáculos - the festoons are dazzling over La Plaza, the planchas are fired up - stay and have a bite to eat and soak up the electric atmosphere.

Confirmed authentic food and drink traders serving all day every day are

NEW this year - cookery masterclasses and drinks tastings everyday with our superstar chefs Timothy Kendall, Stephane Delourme and Jorge Guzman - meet the chefs coming soon, plus the full daily timetables 

Le Levantina will be serving their authentic family recipies with 100 years of tradition from their beautiful silver air stream. The brilliant Jorge will also run a masterclass each day showing you how to make the perfect authentic paella 

Shaws Iberian bring their delectable range of Wines and tapas platters. And William will also run masterclasses on making the perfect Sangria as well as Sherry tastings - definitely not just for grandma! La Flamenca loved last year with us on their first ever outside catering event. This brilliant Exeter team return with a new menu 


The team from the Rising Sun Altarnun Cornwall, for four four days only, will transform to "Puerto del Sol". An exclusive opportunity to see them flexing their extraordinary culinary skills with Iberian flair and flavours. 2 x South West Chef of the Year Timothy Kendall, is also curating and preparing the Festival Feast for VIP hospitality in the Lisbon Lounge

The Churros Company are Exeter based, and with us for the third year, everyone loves their Churros, the Spanish treat perfect at all times of day

GandTea are once again distilling exclusive festival limited ediiton gin, rum and vodka and are adding Caiphirinias into the mix this year, the Brazilian cocktail that everyone loves at Golega Fair. This brilliant team will also have tastings every day. And you'll find Pastel de Nata with their coffee stand too 

La Familia are brining Bifanas to town. Another Golega fair must have, the Portuguese classic steak sandwich, and you'll definitely find pastel de Nata on this stand too Banquete Portuguêse will bring designer Portuguese style with their years of catering experience at the highest levels 

Hispania by Mavi join us for the first time with their famous regional classics. Based near Plymouth you can occasionally see one of our local Flamenco dancers Mercedes performing there 

Churros el Quijote were with us for one day last year, but this year join La Plaza team for all days to ensure demand for churros can be met all day everyday by our two brilliant team 

La Lola Exeter have the most authentic delicatessen and serve Andalusian food the way you'll only find in Southern Spain. Look out for some Spanish treats to take home

And to ensure all palettes are catered for, Mark Cocker catering with serve quality English classics - burgers, chips and more, plus wood fired pizzas and  ice creams What an incredible culinary line up!! 

After the shows the planchas will be lit in the amazing post show atmosphere, so stay and have a drink and bite to eat the Iberian way late into the night Buy evening and daytime  tickets together and you save £5 per person 

Box office is hotter than Spain so make sure you have your tickets! 

New for 2024 - cookery masterclasses and demonstrations will take place every day - a full timetable available soon.

If the Festival Feast with superstar south west chefs appeals, take a look at VIP hospitality in The Lisbon Lounge