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Kafe Antzokia

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San Vicente, 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

Called in here at random as it's quite unobtrusive. Had a lovely meal on the balcony consisting of a great black squid risotto with squid cooked to perfection, followed by a delicious monk-fish main, finishing off with great chocolate mouse. All accompanied with water, bottle of wine (for the table of 2 people in our case) and bread included in... More 

Thank Nick M
Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Lovely theatre/nightclub. Always really busy with a great atmosphere. Drinks are reasonably priced and portions are huge. Staff are friendly.

Thank ViajeroExtranjero1
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2014

Really quirky, interesting setting in an old theatre with a lovely atmosphere. We had the menu of the day which was good quality and value for money. The place was jammed even though it was a week day - I would definitely recommend booking in advance to avoid hanging around. I would highly recommend this place.

1 Thank michael t
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2013

We went there on a saturday night around 22:00 hours. We were the only one in the place but it looked stunning. We were very sorry that there weren't any band playing that night because it looked like a very good place to be staying all night.

Thank Peter F
Kingston-upon-hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2013

Excellent value menu of the day. €12.50 each for 3 course meal with a bottle of wine. Fast service, but may have to wait for a table as very popular and great atmosphere.

1 Thank Princessminnie
NYC Metro
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2013

I went to Kafe Antzokia while on a visit to Bilbao with friends. They weren't interested in going with me so I went solo to hear a live band (can't recall the name). The music was good, and the crowd was pleasant and diverse. At the end of their set, a live DJ started to play. I stayed for a... More 

Thank SRNYCMetro
Bilbao, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2012

Good quality food for lunch during the week. Ask for a table on the stage of the theatre!!

Thank Sophie0276
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2012

You can hear basqye speakers, and even try a little, Kaixo(Hello) Gero arte(Ill see you)

Thank Eusko

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $19
Bar, International, Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Vicente, 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Abando
  • Neighborhood: Abando
  • Phone Number: 944244625
This venue opened in 1995 in downtown Bilbao, after an old theatre was refurbished and turned into a multi-purpose venue. Today, Kafe Antzokia is a lively place mostly known as a live music venue by music lovers worldwide beause of its varied schedule that features Basque and international artists. It has restaurant service at lunchtime, hosts many cultural activities, theatre for children, book presentations, conferences, a Basque language academy (Gabriel Aresti) and a community radio station (Bilbo Hiria irratia). Every weekend it becomes a very popular night club with DJs playing until late.

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