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Bilbo Zaharra
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Calle Jardines, 2, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 15 61 48
20:30 - 23:45
13:30 - 15:45
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Thu - Mon 20:30 - 23:45
Thu - Tue 13:30 - 15:45
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Visited this restaurant in the heart of Bilbao's old town. Nice traditional decor. The restaurant was mainly frequented by locals. The meal and wine were very good and the service and atmosphere were equally pleasant.

Thank Alan D
København, Danmark
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Worst food we had in Bilbao. Old fis. We wanted to find traditional food, and this was only old food. Also expensive compared to what you get,. Don't go to the restaurant, but the bar is ok.

Thank Rejsrundt
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2013

Downstairs you will be joining neighborhood retired male clients who come to have an early evening beer and watch the football games and you can visit with the friendly bartenders. Not sure if they have food downstairs but if have a drink and wait until 8:30 P.M. you can go upstairs to enjoy the lovely, white table linen, crystal and... More 

Thank RandBMiami
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2012

A little hard to find but well worth the trouble. The food was excellent and the service supreme. This is definitely a local place which welcomes everyone

Thank Monty J
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2011

Just a few metres inside the Historic Centre of Bilbao and packed on a Sunday. Service rushed and everything done in a hurry. Impossible to converse with my wife as the noise level was a cacophony. Food not bad - but not good - and slightly overpriced. Nuouvelle cuisine has overtaken tradition. Not recommended.

Thank GordoSurrey

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
13:30 - 15:45
20:30 - 23:45
13:30 - 15:45
20:30 - 23:45
13:30 - 15:45
13:30 - 15:45
20:30 - 23:45
13:30 - 15:45
20:30 - 23:45
13:30 - 15:45
20:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Jardines, 2, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Bilbo Zaharra
  • Neighbourhood: Bilbo Zaharra
  • Phone Number: +34 944 15 61 48

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