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San Sebastian Food

Address: Paseo Republica Argentina 4, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Phone Number: +34 943 42 11 43
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours, Food & Drink
Owner description: Pintxos, Rioja wine, seafood, cider, Idiazabal cheese....the tiny...
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator
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Type: Tours, Food & Drink
Owner description: Pintxos, Rioja wine, seafood, cider, Idiazabal cheese....the tiny Basque region of Spain has more than its share of delicious treasures. Here at San Sebastian Food, our obsession is sharing the culinary secrets of this beautiful landscape with our clients. Our tours and experiences are authentic glimpses into the often secret world of Basque food, wine and culture. San Sebastian Food is the Basque Country's original guide company focused entirely on the region's culinary attractions. We are a family of a dozen food and wine professionals, comprised of locals, experts and passionate foodies with an expansive knowledge base. We lead culinary tours throughout the Basque Country in northern Spain and southern France. From cooking classes and jamon carvings, to visiting wineries and local markets, to simply hitting the old town for a fun night of pintxo bar hopping, our experiences are the epitome of easy luxury, tailored to your desires. San Sebastian is the culinary capital of the world, with more Michelin stars per capita than anywhere else on the planet, a farmer's market six days a week and hundreds of bustling pintxo bars. Locals plan their day around where to eat and what to drink, and we aim to give you a taste of authentic San Sebastian, with an added dose of expertise.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

This pintxos tour was excellent. Having done a tapas tour some years ago in Sevilla, and having experimented ourselves in San Sebastián, we thought we had a handle on ordering the best of pintxos. We were delightfully corrected by experiencing a truly delicious and entertaining evening with Vicky our guide who also gave us wonderful insight into Basque culture and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

We took a day wine tour with San Sebastián Food and it was a high light of our Spain trip. Small group and expert guide. Wonderful experience and WELLworth the cost.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

There are so many pinxtos bars in san seb, you have to try this as it brings you to the best places - especially when you have limited time. We ate the best foie gras in spain here in san seb! Also, you are given recommendations of where to go there-after so you can check out your own. Our guide... More 

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San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

LOURDES was the best...my friend Annie and I REALLY enjoyed wandering along the various parts of San Sebastian with such a knowledgeable person as Lourdes. We had so much fun, with such a great group of people ranging from young to old. It was our first experience of the REAL Pintxos, as prior to that we had been reluctant to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We booked a Pintxos Hunting tour with San Sebastián Food some months ahead and were a little anxious as several years before a Tapas tour in Seville had been disappointing. We needn't have worried. Our guide, Lourdes, gave us a great night out. Despite a larger group than expected Lourdes was able to keep us all entertained and informed as... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

On our recent trip to Spain we scheduled a class with San Sebastian food on Sherry Tasting. Andrew took us through tasting 5 different types of sherry and thoroughly explained the wine making process. Tasting them side by side and having time to discuss each wine was an excellent way to understand this sometimes complex wine. Andrew has traveled to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

My partner, her parents and I thoroughly enjoyed the "Pintxos Hunting" tour offered by San Sebastian Food. Our guide, Lourdes, grew up in San Sebastian, and her knowledge of great pintxos bars was complemented beautifully by her insight into the history and culture of the city. We were treated to a great variety of traditional and modern food at a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We decided at the last minute to drive to San Sebastián for the day.We spent a few hours at the beach where my boyfriend surfed.We then set out for a bit of sightseeing as this is a beautiful city with a very glamorous past.We were not disappointed and finished our sight seeing with gin and tonics at a bar by... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

A thoroughly enjoyable evening. Lourdes was an excellent host, sharing interesting facts about San Sebastián as well as useful tips for navigating the Pintxo bars. You definitely will not go home hungry or thirsty. The knowledge shared on the night as well as the list of recommendations for other places to visit will ensure you get the most from your... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

A fantastic guide through the best cuisine and drinks. A highlight of our trip and a brilliant way to experience the best Pintxos San Sebastian has to offer! Our guide Lourdes was charming, incredibly knowledgeable and great company. We would recommend her and the experience to anyone.

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