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Plaza Nueva

Plaza Nueva, S/N, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 79 57 60
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“tapas” (53 reviews)
“old town” (69 reviews)
“nice square” (9 reviews)
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Plaza Nueva, S/N, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 79 57 60
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If only for the bars and pintxos , an unassuming square in all other aspects , but if you stopped in every bar you would eat very well. Great to if it rains.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were there on a Sunday and the plaza was extremely busy. We managed to find a table at a bar for a tapas lunch. Lovely place to people watch.

Thank Marg Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were caught in a downpour and sought refuge at the plaza. We enjoyed a drink there and liked it so much we stayed for dinner. There was live band playing that provided us with free entertainment, be sure to give it a visit when...More

Thank Leanne L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting as well as historically rewarding. I would recommend this to others. Go during lunch as the local small shop eateries are the best. Yum

Thank somanyfoods
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 'Square' dates from 1849 and has a bit of a "Georgian" look although in the UK this date would be Victorian. The N wing houses the Royal Academy of the Basque language. There are palm trees around the square which was busy (late August)...More

Thank observer2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place for bar hopping & eating pintxos. The plaza is fool of life & great food! A lot of options from classic pintxo bars to more modern take on pintxos and tapas.

Thank Bidaiatzea
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Plaza is an amazing large town square in the middle of the old part of the city. Surrounded by great little bars serving some great food and drinks. The buildings surrounding the square are stunning and obvioiusly date back to the late Victorian time....More

Thank davet876
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the middle of the Old Town, the Plaza Nueva is dominated by a stunning 64 arch set of iron balconies. Interesting during the weekdays, its transformed into a interesting, not to miss open air market place on Sundays.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is being used by painters. It seems like a postcard view. It is a language academy which aims to protect Bask Language. It may be good to see.

Thank Tayfun ı
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a Sunday and the place was absolutely buzzing. There was a flea market around the edges of the square and all the little bars were full of happy laughter and chatter. Sundays are obviously the day local families dress up and...More

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