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Marakay

C/ Rodriguez Arias 26, 48011 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 41 50 66
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Sep 4, 2016
“Beer, pinchos, and friendly staff”
Dec 5, 2015
“The best coffee, in the world?”
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7:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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C/ Rodriguez Arias 26, 48011 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed September 4, 2016

Try the Voll Damm Double Malt beer served here. In Spain, where most bars have only one brand on tap, Marakay offers a flavorful option. The bar keeper is friendly and enjoys trying his English.

Thank Halifaxer
Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

One traditional bar where they really care about their coffee. Always prepared with care, always excellent. It you add their famous Iberico "pintxos" and the equally great "tortilla" you get a "do not miss" place

Thank Niko1966
Reviewed October 27, 2013

Been coming here every single time I'm in Bilbao and it is certainly one of the best bars in town. Their small "bocatas" may be a little pricey but they are sure worth it. The coffee is the best I've ever had, would recommend it...More

Thank AlexBTraveler
Reviewed October 16, 2013

Probably the very best ham we had in any bar. Very plain and simple Pintxos but the quality of the ham was enough. Yet again lovely smooth local Rioja to wash it down.

Thank Tina H
Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

Customer friendly, good value, simple and tasty tapas, air-con and free wi-fi... We went there every other day during our 2 weeks stay in Bilbao.

Thank ErdalLondon
Reviewed March 25, 2012

Nice place, a little bit old-fashioned. Great ham rolls and good beer. Close to the Huevo Frito, a crowded tapas bar around the corner.

Thank pilgar6
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 11:45 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Rodriguez Arias 26, 48011 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Abando
  • Neighborhood: Abando
  • Phone Number: +34 944 41 50 66
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