Bilbao and the Basque Country Restaurants

Casa Cámara

  • C. San Juan 79
  • Pasai Donibane
  • Seafood
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 03/12/2014

Fodor's Review

Four generations ago, Pablo Cámara turned this 19th century fishing wharf on the Rentería narrows into a first-class seafood restaurant with classic fare. The dining room has lovely views over the shipping lane, and a central "live" tank that rises and falls with the tide and from which lobsters and crayfish can be hauled up for your inspection. A steaming sopa de pescado (fish soup) on a wet Atlantic day is a memorable event. Try cangrejo del mar (spider crab with vegetable sauce) or the superb merluza con salsa verde (hake in green sauce).

Restaurant Information

Address:

C. San Juan 79, Pasajes de San Juan, 20110, Spain

Phone:

94-352–3699

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Mon. (also Wed. Nov.–Easter Week). No dinner Sun.
  • Reservations essential

Updated 03/12/2014

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