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Calle San Nicolas 5, 31001, Pamplona, Spain
+34 948227036
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265 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Otano was recommended by our hotel and it did not disappoint! The meal was exquisite, the wine was wonderful and the ambiance is just lovely. The service was excellent. Great place to eat in Pamplona.

Thank Birdie3
Pardubice, Czech Republic
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Pamplona old town is full of bars and restaurants. We selected this restaurant because off not placed in the street view but in the first floor. There is good offer of regional food but Im recommending grilled octopus. The taste was different from other but delicious. Then good choice of wines from Rioja. So try and enjoy this place. Robert

Thank Robert F
Tel Aviv, Israel
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

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 

Thank SDG1965
Barcelona, Spain
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 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!

Thank Freddy W
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 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 

Thank Julian B
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

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 

Thank Bruce D
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158 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank DublinEdM
Crewe, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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 bubbles 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.

Thank AnnaLiberaMayer
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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!

Thank Federico M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
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?