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Calle Industria, 14, 48300 Gernika-Lumo, Spain
+34 946 25 49 27
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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed October 1, 2016

Was initially disappointed in the lunch menus of restaurants in Gernika-lumo until we settled on Julen and got such a surprise at the quality, quantity and value we received. It was easy to see why it was full of locals and despite the drizzle all the outdoor tables were full too.

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Thank Pauline B
Leicester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2016

The meal here is incredible value 24 Euros for 2 of us for three courses a bottle of wine and coffee. the portions were huge. I had the fried sea bass which I can highly recommend.

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Thank Cherilyn N
Warwick, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed June 21, 2016

We enjoyed walking around Gernika town and looked for a menu of the day. We could only find 3 restaurants almost next door to one another that offered menu of the day. It was still early and the menu were only 10 euro so we decided to leave town and find something better. 90 minutes later having found nothing we... More 

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Thank John C
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

It was Easter Monday evening and we were looking for a hearty meal having walked all day. Not much was open apart from bars and we did not want that experience tonight. At end of the street we came across Restaurante Julen with a menu del dia available for evening meal. Most unusual. It was a very hearty meal, nice... More 

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2015

Five of us ate here on the penultimate night of our week on the Camino de Santiago - so we were tired and very hungry! At first glance the place looked pretty unassuming: a real 'man's bar' rather than somewhere you might expect to get a good meal. First impressions can be deceptive however. We were led to a small... More 

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Thank SaraV_10
Vihti, Finland
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260 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2013

Julen is the very usual bar and restaurant at the end of the pdestrian street in Gernika-Lumo. It's night menu was a straightforward good meal with traditional dishes and tasty postres. The fish was good and the cheese-ham plate also fresh tasting. Excellent food, wine and bread for 14 euros.

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1 Thank Timo L
Calatayud, Spain
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116 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed December 30, 2011

Super generous portions! Only 10 euros a person! The beans (judias) were fantastic! What a large bowl of beans---enough for 2 or 3 people, but it's just for 1 person. The salad was also huge and that was just the first plate. Then we had grilled chicken fillet with french fries and the desserts were great -- arroz con leche... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
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 - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Industria, 14, 48300 Gernika-Lumo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Gernika-Lumo
  • Phone Number: +34 946 25 49 27

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