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Restaurants in San Sebastián

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these San Sebastián restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best San Sebastián restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in San Sebastián to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best San Sebastián restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in San Sebastián.

  • A Fuego Negro

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The dramatic stark-black design is a refreshing departure from the woody cubbyhole look of traditional pintxo bars (in the back there’s a little re... More
  • Aita Mari

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
  • Aloña Berri

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    In front of you sits a napoleon of caramelized foie gras, mackerel, and roasted pepper—an intricate sweet-savory morsel the size of a silver dollar... More
  • Arzak

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Tasting menu for two $528. More
  • Bar Bergara

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    the lavish five-dozen-plus-item pintxos menu requires hours of complicated assembly on the part of owner Patxi Bergara. "A pintxo should be eye-cat... More
  • Bar Ganbara

    Everything is magnificent here: the garlicky sauté of mini-mushrooms called perretxikos; the spicy, slender chistorra sausage in puff pastry; and t... More
  • Bar Martínez

    At the elegant Bar Martínez one must select crab mousse molded between bright zucchini shavings into a clever "charlotte." More
  • Bideluze

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Gandarias

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Goiz-Argi

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Famous for bacony shrimp brochettes More
  • Kaipe

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
  • La Cepa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    A 70-year-old pintxos bar specializing in Jabugo ham. Light meal for two $36. More
  • La Viña

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Vaunted chef Juan Mari Arzak orders braised lamb’s feet blanketed with a glossy tomato sauce. More
  • San Prudencio

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Dinner for two $91. More
  • Txepetxa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The Valhalla of fresh-anchovy dishes. More

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