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31 de Agosto, 31, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 650 13 53 73
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the interior decoration, our waitress was very nice and helpful, they have a decent choice of pintxos and everything was good (wines as well, we were well advised), but we still felt a little disappointed... i think by reading all the great reviews we expected something more... but it's not the only pintxos place where we had this feeling... More 

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Thank maxime r
Leeds, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the hoguera de bacalao for a touch of drama- pintxo of cod served on smouldering piece of charcoal - don't order too many at once or you will get smoked out of the place...

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Thank Simon D
Geneva, Switzerland
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335 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came back to SAN Sebastian and wanted to revisit since we enjoyed our first visit. This time it was not as great. The burgers were a bit cold and also the quail tasted not necessarily fresh. It's definately not bad but unfortunately did not match our first experience.

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80 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for some bar where enjoy the famous Donosti pintxos , no better place than this, this is the best one of Donosti, here you will find the perfect blend of tradition and modernity, with an excellent treatment by the staff, the local decoration is very interesting with a careful design of each poster of the pintxos, you... More 

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Thank Jose Antonio M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

We were literally chased out for not ordering fast enough in the empty dining room (where we had ordered a snack/racion and drinks and were considering our next plans). The owner took my wife's cider and moved it to the standing-room only bar area and demanded we move there or order at that moment with him almost yelling at us.... More 

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Thank joncamfield
Chicago, IL
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887 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 296 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

This pinchos bar presents food made to order. There are gourmet variations on classic tapas dishes. For instance, there is a "slider" on the menu, and there is a king crab dish, with ffrozen avocado and fennel flavored ice creams. Very creative combinations of flavors.

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Thank Anna H
Astana, Kazakhstan
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105 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Great little place with top notch food. Nipped in for some wine, some beer & some pintxos. Had already been recommend and the recommendation did not disappoint....plus the decor is fun :)

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Thank Max_scot1976
Bordeaux, France
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Excellent modern Pintxos, top 5 from San sebastian. Should try the Bonito Tuna, Fry Calamri, Burger, Risotto and some drinks! This is the place to spend a good nigh drinking and eating among friends! Dont get to late in order to have a place .

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

we had a reservation for a table in the back for the tasting menu. it.. did not deliver, which was a real shame to end our fantastic time in a culinary capital in such a way. there was nothing memorable to write home about (good bread?) and our waitress seemed quite focused on getting us out of there asap. as... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

I wanted to love this place but just couldnt... I had high expectations for this place and it just did not deliver the goods. I felt that they were trying to be different with the flavour combinations for the sake of being different and it just didnt work for me...... Examples of this were overcooked octopus which was really really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Bar, Spanish, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 de Agosto, 31, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 650 13 53 73

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