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La Cocina De Alex Mugica

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Estafeta 24, 31001, Pamplona, Spain
+34 948 51 01 25
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

A fantastic place to try modern pintxos and a must-visit for anyone looking for an authentic Pamplona experience. It's busy but it's worth it. Good selection of well-priced wines too.

Thank PTB46
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Highly creative tapas presented in interesting ways. The tapas are good, but there are better values and better tasting tapas elsewhere in town.

Thank Craig33viaje
Barcelona, Spain
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Oleeeeeeeee....all you can say after taste this wonderful cuisine ...pintxos are amazing also...one of the you cannot miss it

1 Thank NuseteBcn
Berkeley, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Happened upon this place by accident. Locals street party outside on a Sunday afternoon at 3:00 pm. Pretty much everything else in town was closed. Pintxos were creative and wonderful. Iberian ham croquettes. Tatami of tuna, piquillo peppers, ALL VERY YUM.

Thank Lynn B
Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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440 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is absolutely the most amazing tapas restaurant I've been to. Each tapas are a delicacy. Unlike other tapas it is very little bread, pure fine snacks at low prices. Each tapas formal cost € 2-3.50, and is well worth every centimos. The atmosphere in the street where the restaurant is located is incredible and indescribable. Pleasant and very fast... More 

1 Thank Ulf-Gourmet
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Pamplona on our way down from San Sebastián to Barcelona. It was a pleasant surprise. The Pinchos Al Momento were all as good as anything you would find in San Sebastián.

Thank Craig E
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85 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Awesome ubication in the midle of the Estafeta street, one of the most famous streets in San Fermin due to be part of the corridor for the cows. May the place will not be the nicest decorated restaurant in Pamplona but pinchos are absolutely delicious together with a kind service!!!

Thank esalguerom
Barcelona, Spain
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We chose this place randomly because we were starving. It's just brilliant the pincho's flavour and presentation. The bartenders are really helpful because they make suggestions. Please do not hesitate in visit this place.

Thank zilsea
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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487 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I wish they had more outdoor seating here, that is my only complaint Very affordable menu, nice interior, lots of wine, but only 1-2 beers. Now for the food PINTXOS! about 20 options if you have the bar menu and WOW they are good. Id recommend anything with anchovies in it. We probably ordered 14 things between 2 people and... More 

Thank ilovecorndogs
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Great looking place, but sadly on our visit the bar was mainly full of guys drinking, and not eating. The food selection was less than we had expected having read the other reviews, we had hoped to have sea urchin, but it was sadly not on the menu (maybe due to seasonality?) None of the pinxos are on show at... More 

Thank leigh j

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estafeta 24, 31001, Pamplona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Navarra  >  Pamplona
  • Phone Number: +34 948 51 01 25

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?