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Cafe Iruna

Plaza Castillo 44, 31001 Pamplona, Spain
+34 948 22 42 93
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Castillo 44, 31001 Pamplona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, located at the Plaza, delicious tapas. Able to seat inside or outside, outside service was slow.

Thank ElChri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit to see the interior; go to the door at the back right to Hemingway’s bar where there is a statue of him leaning at the bar.However, there was no server in there on the two occasions we went in!

Thank tryfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The churros with chocolate were amazing. The spirit of Hemingway, whose favorite hotel is on the square, definitely still resides here. We did not have a meal, just dessert. Lots of locals and not just tourists. Even if you don't want chocolate, the decor is...More

Thank Ginny W
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful centrally located historic bar in the heart of Pamplona- they have a charming outdoor area where you can people watch and smoke. Great variety of Spanish pinchos, large open bar with people coming and going throughout the day. Had their cafe con leche (espresso...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I have just loved this place !!! I went with all my family last Saturday to enjoy hot chocolate and churros and the place is really magic ... yes, a bit overcrowded, but that's normal ... it is so traditional ... you will simply love...More

1  Thank ricardo-s-serrano
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We went for lunch on a weekday on summer time ...so it was full. We had a table outside and a busy waiter took our order ...Food was good as most parts in Spain but nothing special ...Avg prices though If you are hungry or...More

1  Thank Azpurua
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Really lovely building- inside is decorated very traditionally. Reasonably priced breakfast- bear in mind no table service outside

1  Thank VickyPlank
Reviewed 3 December 2017

On the Plaza de Castillo in the think of things, this café has a beautiful and large early 1900’s interior. In the back and off to the right from where you enter off the plaza is the Hemingway room/bar with full-sized statue of the man...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We came for a breakfast on a Sunday morning so it was no surprise to find it fairly full. There is no ordering at the table and the few staff at the bar look severely over worked. Understandably, ordering took some time and collecting the...More

1  Thank Hsien Hui T
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't have to work hard for its popularity - it's got it all:history/location/beauty. Our only quibble was poor service. Could do better!

2  Thank burglarbetty
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$16 - US$27
Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Castillo 44, 31001 Pamplona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Navarra  >  Pamplona
  • Phone Number: +34 948 22 42 93
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Founded in 1888 by a group of locals, was the first settlement with electricity from Pamplona, "opened to the public on the eve of San Fermin by filling to the porches", say the Chronicles of the time followed year after year, and still is the meeting point of all the locals, and all those foreigners who want to see the local who became world famous writer Ernest Hemingway.
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