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Azurmendi

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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Azurmendi is a restaurant where emotions multiply. Each corner, detail and service reflects the personality and philosophy of Eneko Atxa. 2017 Elite Traveller best restaurant in the world Azurmendi restaurant is the best example of signature cuisine in Biscay and the only restaurant in the province with 3 Michelin stars. It was built into a hillside surrounded by autochthonous vineyards. Eneko´s home, as he calls the restaurant, was conceived and built with sustainability, the foundation of his philosophy, in mind. Azurmendi is possibly one of the most unique sustainable buildings of modern architecture. It reflects the canons of the Basque identity and integrates photovoltaic solar panels and
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
European
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This meal was astounding. From the picinic basket when you arrive to the petit fours at the end, all of it was flawless. Our meal lasted 4 and a half hours and flew by. The dishes were all amazing and it’s hard to say a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 734gregv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before we start dinner ,first we are served picnic menu with baskets in the loby than second we were in the kitchen tasting wonderful food, third we tasted garden menu.At the end we sat in the restaurant and the dinner menu started but we were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank esin t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have never felt so full and exhausted after a meal. It was wonderful. It was an extravaganza. It went beyond expectations. And we thought we were experienced in tasting menus... no, we have realised that we need more training in food stamina! How anyone...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LisaMDL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s hard to be critical of this experience, which it really is: as Michelin Stars add up most meals blend together, but this will stick out. From the initial activities you engage in to try great culinary experiments to the post meal private bar, it’s...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank TheTemplar_1314
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dining at Azurmendi is an experience worthy of its Michelin stars. The meal begins with a "picnic" in an indoor atrium, continues for a few small bites in the kitchen, travels to a room full of inspirational flavors for several more bites, and finally you...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Abigailmaida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish Chef Eneko Atxa’s passion for innovation, excellence, and quality shines through delivering an experience quite unlike other Michelin-starred restaurants. The staff was welcoming, attentive and friendly; all around professionals. It is easy to see why Azurmendi has three Michelin stars and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank ElTouristo61
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

No words are enough to describe the wonderful experience I had in this place. Atmosphere, profissional posture, care of details and concern on real taste are present in every dish. Have been in many starred restaurants and no doubt this is one of the best.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 858mgt
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Azurmendi is a fantastic restaurant with 3 well earned Michelin stars. Location, service, staff, food and wine are all fantastic. We enjoyed every minute of our dinner. All staff are very professional and dedicated. However the chef sommelier Bernat was absolutely fantastic. Thanks for a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank M0rtenD
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

Just finished lunch at Azurmendi OMG! What an experience.... You MUST go if you have the opportunity. This is a true dinning experience with amazing food, set in a variety of locations all to increase your sensory experience. We have just completed a four hour...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Hal59
Reviewed May 7, 2019

one of the great meals from a master chef. lunch is wonderful because the views from the restaurant, which is a design wonder, are incredible

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Steve L
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September 12, 2018|
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Response from RonT58 | Reviewed this property |
Quite informal, I'd say smart casual. We even saw a guy in shorts, sandals and t-shirt - but that was downright disrespectful to both the restaurant and other guests.
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July 5, 2018|
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Response from Motherhen408 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we drove a hire car to the restaurant on our way to Bilbao. Good luck
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JenMJ
April 21, 2018|
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Response from PeterHarvey | Reviewed this property |
agree - won't be a problem. It's not as if they are wanting to pack the tables with covers, they will want to know exactly how many people are coming on the day, well in advance, that's all.
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