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Etxebarri

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1 Plaza San Juan | Axpe, Axpe Achondo, Spain
(+34) 946583042
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1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sat 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 166
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Incredible view, incredible food, incredible service. So worth the trip

Part of a week long culinary trip with very seasoned foodies, Etxebarri exceeded our highest expectations, especially in light of the world-class restaurants we compared it with. The first tip off that this in not your average Michelin-starred restaurant is the trip - well up into the Pyrenees... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
David P
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Vancouver, Washington
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Vancouver, Washington
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 NEW

Part of a week long culinary trip with very seasoned foodies, Etxebarri exceeded our highest expectations, especially in light of the world-class restaurants we compared it with. The first tip off that this in not your average Michelin-starred restaurant is the trip - well up into the Pyrenees. Beautifully sited in an quaint mountain village in the shadow of an... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My family has been coming to this restaurant for years and it was time for me to try it! This Asador has gained a spot amongst culinary talks all over the world and when we started hearing about it also in Asia, where we live, we decided not to postpone any longer and travel to this beautiful valley for a... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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97 reviews 97 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The restaurant looks like any other médium restaurant youve being before, but with a very high bill. The Service is cold, not welcoming and english is not well spoken Honesttly not woth it, i was very desapointed

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Istanbul, Turkey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Food is delicious. I have eaten the best veal chops in my life. The restoran is much more better than mant Michelen stars restoran. The chief cook the different technics.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

今回は2度目のEtxebarri訪問になります。 1度目は2009年。約5年ぶりの訪問。 今回もビルバオからバスで向かいました。 ビルバオのバスターミナルからは途中デュランゴで乗り換え、約1時間15分です。 デュランゴからのバスに乗ると、運転手さんにEtxebarriと伝えれば、レストランの前で降ろしてくれます。 帰りも毎時25分くらいにバスがレストラン前に来るので、その時刻に合わせて外に出れば、デュランゴまで行くことが出来ます。 今回もデギュスタシオン(Tasting menu)で注文しました。 この日のメニューは以下の通り。 Cream of red beans Butter of goat's milk with black truffle Salted anchovy with toasted bread Chorizo elaborated from acorn-fed pork Mushrooms Cantharellus and artichoke Oyster with spinach Prawns of Palamos Sea cucumber with white beans Scrambled eggs with black truffle Buttered whiting and chard Cod jowls with vizcaina sauce Baby... More 

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Perth, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Despite a minor GPS malfunction in getting here, the setting and location and amazing. The tasting menu was excellent, the minimalist approach to cooking really highlighting the freshness of the local produce, a hallmark of Basque cuisine. The service was pleasant but a little lacking. We waited over half an hour at the end of the meal for the bill,... More 

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Opening Remarks: -Asador Etxebarri is located in the Atxondo valley at the foothills of Mt. Anboto, about an hour away from San Sebastian. -Asador means roaster, and Etxebarri (pronounced Etch-e-barri) is a Basque word comprised of “etxe” meaning home, and “barri” meaning new. -The restaurant has 1 Michelin star, is named the 34th best restaurant in the world, and is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I really admire when someone wants to be very good in his craft, Victor (the chef and mastermind of Etxebarri) has achieved almost perfection in grilling AMAZING products to a standard I haven't seen before (and I've done my fair share of eating in Tokyo/Paris/NY). The beef was definitely the tastiest and juiciest piece of beef I've ever tried (more... More 

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Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Congratulations for the concept and way of cooking! Very good service and romantique location! Wish there were more restaurants like that around the world!!!!

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Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I went with some customers this week and I really liked everything we where served after so many months wanting to visit the place I finally had a chance. The place was at a magnificent location in a lovely valley, and the food first quality, but a bit too much plain grill, and I knew beforehand that was what I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Plaza San Juan | Axpe, Axpe Achondo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Vizcaya Province  >  Axpe Achondo
  • Phone Number: (+34) 946583042

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Basque

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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