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La Mejillonera

Calle del Puerto 15, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 42 84 65
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (71 reviews)
“bravas” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Spanish
Calle del Puerto 15, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is brilliant. Great shellfish at cheap prices, white wine from a plastic bottle that tastes great and an authenticity that should fascinate anybody interested in genuine local culture. The shouts from order to kitchen and the buzz from locals and tourist alike make...More

Thank CheshireFernando
Reviewed 1 week ago

anything and everything here should represent how a local establishment must be. full of locals and also tourists.

Thank bornin1971
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a no-frills eatery with a no-frills menu. You come, your order, you eat and drink, you are happy!! The mussels are great and the calamari is prepared exactly as it should be.. lightly fried with a squeeze of lemon. Yum! We ate dinner...More

Thank markm52
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Went here as part of Devour Spain food tour and returned later in our trip for another taste. Super busy but very friendly and amanzingly tastey. Throw your shells in the trough under the bar. Leave a tip and the bar tenders ring a bell....More

Thank Shllsmith
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

You have to go here!! Fantastic mussels and great atmosphere! You eat mussels and then throw the shells on the floor.

Thank Frisk1
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Typical Spanish restaurant. This place gets insanely busy so be prepared to shout your order through a crowd of people. Potato bravos and calamari is AMAZING!

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A vibrant crazy place with the fastest turnover of mussels and calamari I've ever seen. The food was delicious and the service efficient, be prepared to muscle your way to the bar and enjoy the food

Thank mcfc_fan2013
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is an awesome little eatery that serves, well, mussels (they have one calamari dish and one potato dish too). They have four iterations of mussels - steamed, in a red sauce, vinaigrette, and wine sauce. The steamed are the best. The place is very...More

Thank KRA20
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The best calamari al pimiento and mussels al limon. Always crowded, but it s really fun. The service is excellent

1  Thank cathag13
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very crowded place. Lots of people inside. Bar man shouting behind the bar to get meals delivered. Eating at the bar as no piece of table available. Shells thrown on the floor. Spanish. True Spanish.

Thank jozio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 02:45
11:30 - 02:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Puerto 15, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 943 42 84 65
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