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Bernardo Etxea

Calle del Puerto 7, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 42 20 55
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (24 reviews)
“octopus” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle del Puerto 7, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our dinner here - should have eaten family style since we were a group of five. All the food was good. The pintxos in the bar area looked good too and if the crowd was indicative of how good they were, we should have...More

Thank NJTTexas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for seafood on recommendation of our hotel. Food was reasonable - anchovies and selection of hams to start followed by sea wolf and fried calimar for the main course. Food was tasty, but not spectacular; service was reasonably friendly, but did not show...More

Thank Eurofolk
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We were warmly greeted and shown to our table . Extensive choice of fish dishes and we opted for the lobster salad which was devine and the best ever Octopus to start . We then chose monkfish in a green sauce which was just beautiful....More

Thank 187Kelly
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We dined here twice May 2016. Lovely atmosphere in rear dining room. Front tapas bar is a zoo. Food nice, reasonably priced and great service. Lamb chops great. Steak excellent. But, the fried green peppers were our first and really wonderful.

Thank Elliottglaw
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

After startimg with a delicious lobster salad, we had an exquisite perfectly cooked turbot. The service was excellent and made great recommendations for wine. We are going back tonight to try more dishes!

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 6 December 2016

If your looking for a great basque experience this is it. Don't let them seat you downstairs if possible. The service and food are terrific. The location is right in the middle of old town which is a blast to explore before and after dinner....More

Thank Msbrandin
Reviewed 28 October 2016

One of the premier stops on Eskerne's pintxos tour. Not to be missed. Do not miss the green peppers.

Thank Richard542
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A very good seafood place. Oysters and almejas are always a delight. As a main pick a nice fish, something a bit larger fitting 3 or 4 people is a good choice. In the end the bill will not be low but you will have...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Visting San Sebastiaan, Spain, we choose this restaurant, which is a sea food restaurant and is located in the old town. The place was packed, reason why the hotel made a reservation for us. Our server Garon, was really really friendly, very helpfull. We noticed...More

Thank grekar
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It is hard to eat a full meal in SS after going to all the pintxos bars both at Bernardo and at other bars in the old town. After several nights of pintxos hopping we decided to have a traditional dinner. And we are glad...More

1  Thank nabglow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Puerto 7, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 943 42 20 55
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