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Gandarias Jatetxea

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We offer traditional Basque cuisine in the heart of the Old Town in Donostia-San Sebastian. As well as a bar offering an array of pintxos (tapas), we have an extensive menu specialising in meats, Iberian hams and sea food, as well as a wide range of national and international wines. We are open all day.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I visit San Sebastian every year without fail to see family and also for the food. Gandarias is beyond amazing! I ensure I come here at least twice every trip I have, one to have pintxo's which are unreal and the other to have a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank floyd_simon
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Reviewed July 14, 2019

As you can imagine, we visited a large (huge) number of bars/restaurants offering pintxos during our stay in San Sebastián and Gandarias, a lovely, atmospheric and striking place in the heart of the Old Town rated best of all for the quality of food available...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank LouisfromLondon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Gandarias on the recommendation of a friend for its steak pintxos. It did not disappointment. The pintxos are some of the best in San Sebastián. I particularly like the foie gras pinxto and steak pinxto. We also had a tuxleta steak. The steak was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 860Christian
Aitor U, Responsable de Comunicación at Gandarias Jatetxea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much!

Reviewed 1 week ago

An informal place to eat, very busy, great, buzzy atmosphere, great Pintxos and wine. Service excellent, waiter found us a table after a short while. We had a variety of small plates plus Sangria and desserts. All very enjoyable. Would go back again.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Aitor U, Responsable de Comunicación at Gandarias Jatetxea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very popular place for pintxos, so it will be crowded. There is a lot of options on offer in the bar, you need to squeeze your way to the counter to be able to order. Some of the pieces are a bit...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Aitor U, Responsable de Comunicación at Gandarias Jatetxea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the advice of our AirBnb host we went to Gandarias for both Pintxos and dinner. Both were fabulous. It's very busy and you should make a dinner reservation in advance for a sit down meal. Pintxos, well you just wait in line. When we...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Aitor U, Responsable de Comunicación at Gandarias Jatetxea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sure there are crowds, sure there are plenty of pintxos displayed, sure there are plenty of us Americans there. We went by twice, sort of turned off by the arrogant service, no really turned off by the service. It is a nice place but there...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to this restaurant bar 3 weeks ago with some friends and we decided to try their pintxos. All of them were amazing with a really unusual flavor which made me to try it again . The service was good and professional and it...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Few days ago we made a reservation for four people. After first few minutes the feelings were good, we ordered the food and started waiting. Starters came before drinks, so we were waiting for drinks around 40 minutes, and I need to say that this...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Max8309
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The establishment was very busy with Spanish people, always a good sign of the quality. I am a coeliac and that was no problem - I was given a menu in English with the items clearly marked that were gluten-free. Perfect. The dining room is...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Aitor U, Responsable de Comunicación at Gandarias Jatetxea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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nyctravelguy777
September 10, 2017|
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Yes! The bar is open from 11:00 to 24:00. Meal service starts at 12pm. And it's only closed on December 25 and January 1.
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March 24, 2017|
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