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San Sebastian's Tapas Bars

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Photo: David Nicolas

A Spanish tapeo, or tapas-bar hop, is the ideal way to experience the classic flavors, unhurried conversations, and small-plate dishes that have come to plates define—and preserve—the Iberian way of life. Read the article

Destinations: San Sebastián

Themes: Food + Drink

Inspired by: A Tapas Tour of Spain — by Anya von Bremzen, Published Oct. 2007

Restaurants (8)

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    Txepetxa

    The Valhalla of fresh-anchovy dishes.

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    La Viña

    Vaunted chef Juan Mari Arzak orders braised lamb’s feet blanketed with a glossy tomato sauce.

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    Goiz-Argi

    Famous for bacony shrimp brochettes

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    Bar Martínez

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

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    Bar Bergara

    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

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    Aloña Berri

    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

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    Bar Ganbara

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

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    A Fuego Negro

    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

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    San Sebastián, Lasarte-Oria

    Thanks to the mad inventiveness of its chefs, this Basque town has a trio of Michelin three-starred restaurants—compare that with nine for all of Germany. Located on the coast of Bahía de la Concha

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