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Metro Moyua

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Gran Via, 40, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 24 92 73
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 12:30 am
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Bilbao, Spain
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93 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

This restaurant is now closed. This was a splendid downl town restaurant for a reasonably-priced and well-cooked meal. Always popular in Bilbao at the central square known as Moyua and right next to the Underground entrance. It was sited on the central avenue which cuts directly through the centre of Bilba proper and was also very popular as a bar... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2013

Beautiful old interior, old world feeling service on the Gran Vía. While charming, it feels a little dated, and I noticed most of the clientele were foreigners. The fresh pintxos we ordered - sauteed mushrooms and grilled vegetables with goat cheese and also with foie were absolutely outstanding. With a bottle of wine and more pintxos than the 3 of... More 

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249 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2013

If you are tired of Pintxos in the Basque country it is not easy to find a restaurant. This one looked quite nice, and the waiter spoke good English. We decided to take the tasting menu since it sounded interesting. But it wasn't! The most positive thing about it was that you didn't get so much of each course, since... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, FL
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2013

On numerous visits to Bilbao, we always stop at Metro Moyua, whether for breakfast or an afternoon or evening pintxo and beverage. Very friendly service.

1 Thank mfs524
Wroclaw, Poland
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2013

We were there twice, and want to go every time. The service is perfect, a lot of local people, food is fresh and tasty. The fishes very well done. I'll be back soon.

Thank Pod G
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2013

have had a couple of meals here both inside and outside and have found the staff and food to be very good, we also had drinks there a couple of nights and the staff gave us free tapas to try which was a nice touch overall we found the metro moya very good

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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2012

We sought this place out on the back of the positive Tripadvisor reviews but must have caught it on a bad night as the food wasn't great. A pleasant chap in a shirt and tie said he was full but managed to find us a table at the back near the kitchen. he found us English menus and I had... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2012

This restaurant was recommended by my hotel and close by. I had lunch there and sat next to the street in a little outdoor area. The ambience was very nice. I started lunch with some seafood soup and it was tasty. It was very traditional. I ordered a steak for my main course and was initially taken aback by the... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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183 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2012

The pavement terrace seems a little uninspiring on a grey windy day, but we were pleasantly surprised by a very well-prepared and tasty meal, served with good humour and professionalism. Delicious asparagus, tender squid and excellent fillet steak with mushrooms, much better than our initial, fairly neutral, impressions of the place led us to expect.

1 Thank jb5753
Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2012

While it is a bit pricier than other restaurants in the city center, the food is always fantastic and gives an excellent example of traditional Basque cuisine. Their tuna salad was fantastic and the pil-pil was also authentic and excellent!

Thank Julie U

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:30 am
7:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gran Via, 40, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Abando
  • Neighborhood: Abando
  • Phone Number: +34 944 24 92 73

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