Fodor's Choice: The Best Restaurants in Bilbao and the Basque Country

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Fodor's Choice Bilbao and the Basque Country Restaurants

Restaurants Overview
Name Price/
Cuisine
Location
 
Arbolagaña
On the top floor of the Museo de Bellas Artes, this elegant space...
$$$$
Contemporary
Bilbao
 
Arzak
Renowned chef Juan Mari Arzak's little house at the crest of...
$$$$
Spanish: Basque
San Sebastián
 
Café Iruña
Managed by the same owners as the historic Café La Granja, this...
$
Café
Bilbao
 
Casa Cámara
Four generations ago, Pablo Cámara turned this 19th century fishing...
$$$$
Seafood
Pasajes de San Juan
 
Casa Rufo
Charming and cozy, this place is more than 100 years old, a Bilbao...
$$$
Spanish: Basque
Bilbao
 
Casino de Mundaka
Built in 1818 as a fish auction house for the local fishermen's...
$$$$
Seafood
Mundaka
 
El Perro Chico
The global glitterati who adopted post-Guggenheim Bilbao favor...
$$$
Spanish: Basque
Bilbao
 
El Portalón
With dark, creaky wood floors and staircases, bare brick walls...
$$$$
Spanish
Vitoria-Gasteiz
 
Etxebarri
Victor Arguinzoniz and his development of innovative techniques...
$$$$
Seafood
Axpe
 
Guetaria
With a wood paneled dining room decorated with antiques, this...
$$$$
Spanish: Basque
Bilbao
 
Guria
The late Genaro Pildain, founder of the restaurant, learned cooking...
$$$$
Spanish: Basque
Bilbao
 
Kiskia
A modern take on the traditional cider house, this rambling tavern...
$$$$
Spanish: Basque
Bilbao
 
Martín Berasategui
One of the top four restaurants in San Sebastián (along with...
$$$$
Contemporary
San Sebastián
 
Mugaritz
This farmhouse in the hills above Errenteria, 8 km (5 miles)...
$$$$
Spanish
San Sebastián
 
Tondeluna
Francis Paniego's "gastro-bar," with David Gonzalez as chef de...
$$
Spanish
Logroño
 
Zuberoa
Working in a 15th-century Basque farmhouse 9.5 km (6 miles) northeast...
$$$$
Spanish: Basque
San Sebastián
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