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Ibiza diaries: June 28 – July 04, 2022

Our editor selects the best things to do in Ibiza this week.

Our editor selects the best things to do in Ibiza from June 28 to July 24, 2022, including the latest round of restaurant openings, luxe poolside day passes, theatrical dinner shows, gastronomic experiences and much more.

Words: Kristie Rogers

The Orange Tree Restaurant & Artists Against War Exhibition Opening at Atzaró Ibiza

7pm – Tuesday June 28, 2022

Tonight, the much-anticipated opening of the luxurious Atzaró Ibiza courtyard restaurant, The Orange Tree Restaurant, takes place beneath the twinkling stars and the towering palm trees. Dine among the heady scent of jasmine, on organic, farm-to-fork dishes that are inspired by Ibiza and the Mediterranean. In true Atzaró style, the event features an art exhibition by Bran Symondson and Schoony dubbed Artists Against War presented by Nina Churchill Art Gallery and Black Book Ibiza Creative, and guests will be treated to music by DJ PainoMimi Barber and Amber Maxwell throughout the night in The Orange Tree Restaurant and in the Open-Air Music Lounge.

White Ibiza restaurants guide: NOJA by Cotton

Omakase Menus at Noja by Cotton

7.45pm and 10.30pm – Tuesday June 28 to Saturday July 02, 2022

Discreetly tucked away in a side street in the heart of Ibiza town, Noja by Cotton takes discerning diners back to the roots of this ancient Japanese cuisine. The intimate fine dining restaurant is the first of its kind in Ibiza – a refined and elegant space with a capacity for just 24 diners at any one time (14 at the bar and five additional tables of two), where the highest quality ingredients are prepared on the spot using age-old techniques in a way that is akin to fine art. There are two sittings each night for Omakase-style menus at 7.45pm and 10.30pm – reservations are essential.

Wolfram & Friends featuring DJ Hell at El Silencios Ibiza

5pm – Wednesday June 29, 2022

Late afternoons at Cala Molí hotspot El Silencio Ibiza are all about good food, great cocktails and a carefully curated soundtrack that takes you from tapping your feet to dancing in the sand or by the pool. On Wednesdays, Austrian-born, globetrotting producer and DJ Wolfram hosts his weekly residency, Wolfram & Friends from 5pm and this week sees him joined by the inimitable DJ Hell – a rare seaside set from the German techno artist. One thing’s for sure – the musical selection is going to be anything but boring. Don’t miss it.

Dinner Show at 528 Ibiza

7.55pm – Wednesday June 29 to Sunday July 03, 2022

While there are an array of San Juan fiesta events taking place across the island on Thursday, there’s som528 Ibiza is back for 2022 with some surprising new twists. The unique dinner-and-a-show concept returns within a newly renovated restaurant and theatre space, where a hand-picked cast of performers celebrate Ibizan culture and bring it to life through music, dance, acrobatics and theatrics. Start with sunset drinks on the terrace – doors open at five to eight – before heading into the gorgeous new dining room and sitting down to a gastronomic feast created by chefs Gonzalo Aragüez and Massimo Bartelloni, as the show begins at 10pm. Expect all of the senses to be dazzled – open Wednesday to Sunday throughout the summer season.

Poolsuite with Derrick Carter at Pikes Ibiza

10pm – Thursday June 30, 2022

Nights at Pikes Ibiza are hotter than ever – figuratively and literally. This Thursday night sees internet radio station Poolsuite (formerly Poolside FM) touch down on the white isle to throw its first Freddies soiree with none other than Chicago royalty Derrick Carter at the helm. Joining the legend will be Theo Kottis and D.R.O.P (Bonny Soul Beniso) and you can expect it to be a roadblock. Entry is free – click the link below to register for guest list.

Sunset DJs at Hostal La Torre

7pm – Daily, June & July 2022

No week in Ibiza should go by without witnessing the sunset at least once, and there’s no finer place than the stunning La Torre Ibiza. Set on the cliffside of Cap Negret on the west coast of Ibiza, the venue exudes old school Ibiza vibes thanks to its rustic chic décor, laid-back vibes, breathtaking views and its exceptional DJ roster. Take a seat on the terrace or on the quaint tables and chairs set on the rocky headland and enjoy the seasonally inspired menu, fantastic cocktails and an emotive soundtrack that may bring a tear to the eyes as the blazing red sun melts into the sea.

HaSalon Seasonal Launch at Six Senses Ibiza

8pm – Friday July 01 & Saturday July 02, 2022

Stunning Cala Xarraca resort Six Senses Ibiza celebrates the seasonal launch of its signature restaurant, HaSalon, with a two-day event this weekend. Friday night is all about the special Chef’s Table curated by Master Chef Eyal Shani – a flavour-filled summer feast sourced from the hotel’s very own organic farm. On Saturday night, just before sunset, the celebration continues with another beautiful dinner featuring a special live art installation, ‘The Water Dancer’ by Eyal Gever and a live piano recital by internationally renowned musician Rosey Chan. Using art and technology to conjure up the future, the famous work is described as a transformational experience – seating is limited, so reservations are essential.

Opening Night at Zuma Ibiza

8pm – Friday July 01, 2022

Tables are already in hot demand for the exclusive opening of the Zuma Ibizapop-up restaurant this Friday. The world-famous fine dining destination brings its signature sophisticated Japanese cuisine with a twist to the white isle – specifically, on a privileged rooftop platform within Ibiza Gran Hotel – due to popular demand. The chic new restaurant space boasts stunning views across the Marina to Dalt Vila and is set to be in place for one year only, so be sure to book a table soon so you don’t miss out. Afterwards, head downstairs to the all-new Club Chinois to dance the night away at the opening of Pablo Fierre’s ‘We’re Here’ soiree.

Luciano – The Opening Party at Club Chinois

10pm – Saturday July 02, 2022

One of the island’s most beloved DJs has found a new club to call home in 2022, as Luciano prepares to host his weekly Saturday night residency at Club Chinois. The stylish new venue has been packed to the rafters since it opened just a little over a week ago and the intimate setting is the perfect place to get up close and personal with the Chilean/Swiss DJ as he works his ‘magik’ behind the decks alongside Michel Cleis and Anna Tur. Bringing glamour, mystique and buzz back to Marina Botafoch in a big way, Club Chinois is the place to be seen this summer.

Day Pass at Hotel Riomar Ibiza

10am – Daily, June, July & August 2022

Nestled on the white isle’s picturesque southeast coast, Hotel Riomar Ibiza is a modern, minimalist property with timelessness at its core. Perhaps one of its best-kept secrets is the fact that day passes to the pool are available for non-guests, allowing islanders to enjoy, connect and relax in the beautiful surroundings of the hotel. Priced at just 80€ per person, the pass includes entry into the pool deck area between 10am and 8pm, a sunbed, parasol and 40€ credit to spend in Ocean Brasserie and Bar. The aim here is to relax, rejuvenate and re-energise under the rays of the Ibiza sun, and just one day by the pool is enough to make you feel as if you’d been on staycation. Reservations essential.ek.