As we segue into a new season, socialising on the White Isle takes on a new form. With closing parties officially signifying the end of the summer, November marks the perfect time to recharge your batteries in preparation for the Christmas period ahead. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up our favourite cultural happenings taking place this month. Whether you’re re-shifting your focus towards intimate gatherings with friends at a new restaurant centred around sustainability or awakening your senses at an inspiring art exhibition, take a look at our top picks here.
The latest culinary venture by award-winning chef, Dave Bone, Pepita is a new restaurant in the heart of Santa Eulalia with a firm focus on sustainability. Together with co-creator, Paola de Gregorio, Bone has created a fully organic menu which showcases the finest produce the island has to offer. Subtitled ‘The Art of Dining’, the restaurant prides itself on making fine dining more accessible and creating a social experience in keeping with the conviviality of the island. Featuring different local artists and musicians every month, it’s a space which celebrates and champions local talent while serving innovate dishes which push the boundaries of classic cookery. This unique dining experience is open now.
Six Senses Cool Season Detox
For those looking for a break from the dynamism of the island, Six Senses Ibiza is offering a Cool Season Detox, an opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural world while reconnecting mind and body. Take a three-day trip to Six Senses for this restful detox, promising to leave you feeling clear, peaceful, strong and healthy. Mindfulness is made easy with tranquil views of the Mediterranean Sea and scheduled group wellness activities. Running until 28th December, it’s the ultimate way to unplug and reset before the festive season is in full swing.
Galeria Tambien x Caroline Rennequin
Coinciding with the release of her book, That’s all Folks!, French artist Caroline Rennequin is showcasing her series of floral paintings at an exhibition taking place at Galeria Tambien in Santa Gertrudis. Having painted 301 flowers in a series of gouaches on hand-made Indian cotton paper in 2020, this body of work by Caroline seeks to explore the relationship between nature and the feminine aesthetic. With the sleek and contemporary Galeria Tambien providing the perfect backdrop to illuminate Caroline’s impressive works, it’s a must-see, running until the end of the year.
Numero 74 L’Atelier
Immerse yourself in the island’s art scene at one of Numero 74 L’Atelier’s creative workshops. Nestled in the heart of Santa Gertrudis, beside their charming homeware boutique offering artisanal creations and farm-to-fork cafe, L’Atelier run a series of artistic workshops to help you grow your skills and connect with like-minded artists. From ceramics to macrame to embroidery, there’s something for everyone. Watch your creativity bloom by taking part in one of the many classes on offer, available to book online now.
Overall Ibiza’s Tasty Sips
Located in lively Santa Gertrudis, Overall is a stylish restaurant and bar serving inventive cocktails and delicious bites made from the finest local produce. Since opening earlier this year, their repertoire has fast grown to include a ‘Tasty Sips’ menu – a glorious selection of pre-made tipples you can imbibe from the comfort of your own home. On the list is the lip-smacking ‘Alligator’, a bitter-sweet concoction infused with roasted coffee, mezcal and cacao beans, as well as the ominously named, rum-heady ‘Pirate Long Leg’. See the full selection here.
Images 1, 4, 5 & 6: Courtesy of Six Senses Ibiza
Images 2 & 3: Courtesy of Pepita
Image 7: Courtesy of Galeria Tambien
Images 8 & 9: Courtesy of Numero 74 L’Atelier
Images 10, 11 & 12: Courtesy of Overall Ibiza