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Otano

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Calle San Nicolas 5, 31001, Pamplona, Spain
+34 948227036
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Start from their jamon - the best in the area - and continue with any item/s from the menu. Nothing will disappoint you. And don't forget to ask for the Rose wine that they are serving those days. Sorry, I don't remember the name! Nothing to improve here - but still they succeeded - now you have the menu in... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good cuisine from Navarra. You will enjoy an oroginal a la carte with first class ingredients. Good wine list and priced reasonably. Bread could be better. Nice decor and good sevice. Please enjoy this classic!

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Thank Freddy W
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on the evening of our 1 night stay in Pamplona. There are 6 of us with the 4 kids ranging from 8 to 18 and none of us have more than a few words of Spanish. The pulpo and blood sausage sharing dishes were superb. Spider crab lasagne, baby squid and lamb chops excellent. However,... More 

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Thank Julian B
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by someone in San Sebastián. We were seated in the back corner but this did not seem to affect the service although the waiters were very busy serving at both the bar & the tables. Food was both modern & traditional ... all tasted good. All of us were happy ... nothing left on... More 

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Dublin
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106 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Otano was lively and vibrant the night we were there (mid-May) as was the whole street. And the food was first-class and good value -- and needless to say, the wine was good and great value (its price made us realise how expensively we have to pay for wine at home!). We were a big group of adults (12) but... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Every time we stay in Pamplona we have a meal at Otana, the food is excellent, with great service and always very busy, we have already booked our return visit in September.

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Thank Liz S
Galicia, Spain
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch - a couple of pintxos each and a beer for less than 7€. I enjoyed the courgette and cheese pintxo, and the blood sausage with eggs. Quick and efficient, a bit noisy (but which pintxo bar isn't?) I'd recommend it.

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Thank AnnaLiberaMayer
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Very nice restaurant, not too expensive! The codfish was delicate and well cooked, also local the wine was good!

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Thank Federico M
Tel Aviv, Israel
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

In such places you are not looking for changes - you want them to be same as you remember. Food, service, atmoshphere - everything was good+++ on last Thursday evening - exactly like it was two years ago on my first visit to Pamplona. The dinner so good that next day lunch found me in the same place.

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Thank SDG1965
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66 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

If my both legs were about to fall off from gout I would still binge eat this lamb and beef stew. Rioja was best red I've had.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Nicolas 5, 31001, Pamplona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Navarra  >  Pamplona
  • Phone Number: +34 948227036

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?