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


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



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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