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Calle Colon de Larreategui, 5, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 24 89 91
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“turbot” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“white wine” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, European
$$ - $$$
Calle Colon de Larreategui, 5, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great quality, and at a very reasonable price. Surprisingly this restaurant is very well known only for the seafood. I couldn't be happier with the meal we had, without any seafood. And at a very nice price!!! The restaurant is very quiet, because it's not...More

Thank Dralmor
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

It was a very wet evening in Bilbao and we ducked I. Here for a few drinks to dry off. Very friendly host , who despite only a little English help me with some basque pronunciation. Old fashioned traditional decor , good wine choices ....More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

My wife and I have eaten and dined in Maider many times in the last few years. It's very conveniently located in the Abando area in the New Town and close to the Abando Hotel itself. One of the reasons we come here so often...More

Thank WelshToro
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Was in Bilbao for a music conference and was looking for some monk fish (called "rape" in Spain) before I left and I walked into this place as I had walked by it during the day. Right from the start, the person who greeted me...More

Thank BurbankBlvd
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Expert preparation and presentation with attentive service and a nice wine list. Opens at 8pm, an hour earlier than most upscale restaurants in Bilbao. Turbot was wonderful and perfectly cooked.

Thank John B
Reviewed 26 May 2016

the decor of this little gem belies the quality of the food and service. we were attracted by the fresh fish and variety of mushrooms in the window. we ordered fresh grilled gambas, fresh sautéed mushrooms, stewed mushrooms with langoustines and delicious tiramisu for dessert....More

Thank Jo G
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

The food was very good, and the attendance very polite, although it was not a busy day. The atmosphere was much better than average in other restaurants in that neighbourhood. And price is not a problem, as it's very reasonable. We did not try the...More

Thank Dralmor
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Sea food not fresh, same for the wine. The fish was poorly cooked, nothing special, no real taste. This restaurant is worse than a breakfast chais restaurant.

Thank diana a
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Good position of the restaurant with an interesant look (they have an aquarium with living lobster swimming in it). The owner was served us and we have to admit that was an excellent serving. Good wines and tasty food (you can ask even things out...More

Thank Florian C
Reviewed 14 September 2013

We sat in the restaurant, a bit further away from the bar. There was just one other couple around 10 pm, maybe a bit too early still. The food was excellent. The fresh lobster was one of the best I have ever had in a...More

Thank Robert V
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Colon de Larreategui, 5, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Abando
  • Neighbourhood: Abando
  • Phone Number: +34 944 24 89 91
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