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Bilbao and the Basque Country Restaurants

Jolastoki

  • Av. Los Chopos 21 Map It
  • Neguri

Updated 03/12/2014

Fodor's Review

This graceful mansion, the setting for one of Bilbao's finest restaurants, is 20 minutes from downtown on the subway, and then a seven-minute walk. At Jolastoki ("place to play" in Euskera), wild salmon from the Cares River; dark, red Bresse pigeon roasted in balsamic vinegar; lubina al vapor (steamed sea bass) as light as a soufflé; becada estofada a los nabos o flambeada al Armagnac (woodcock stuffed with turnips or flambéed in Armagnac); and encyclopedic

salads are all done to perfection. The red-fruit dessert includes 11 varieties with sorbet in raspberry-and-mint coulis. Afterward, take a walk through the fishing quarter or head for the beach.

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Restaurant Information

Address:

Av. Los Chopos 21, Getxo, 48992, Spain

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Phone:

94-491–2031

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Mon. No dinner Sun. and Tues.
  • Reservations essential

Updated 03/12/2014

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