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Calle | n 9, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 42 52 54
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Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Delicious food in an authentic local place. Everything tasty and fresh. Unpretentious and very good value. A real favourite and will always visit when in San Sebastian.

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Thank SeamusC1966
Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurants i've ever tasted in Donosti. Don't forget to order merluza's cococha and milhojas.

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Thank Alejandro B
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a late diner in the Alfredo-Zahar and it was a great experience. Nearly all the customers where locals, which is always a good sign. The service was very friendly and effective and the food was excellent! Great local dishes for a reasonable price. Would definitely recommend it!

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Thank meierpat
Frankfurt
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had four different fish dishes and they were all excelent. The steak was fantastic and the wine (txakoli) was refreshing and cheap. The only thing we didn't like were the soups at the restaurant. The fish soup didn't live up to expectations. The service was also very friendly and attentive.

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Thank mr_hempy
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This traditional restaurant was recommended to us by a friend that lives in San Sebastian and it's been one of the best culinary experiences we've had in the city. The quality of the products is simply the best. Once you get in, make yourself comfortable to sit down for a while and eat the best quality-price menu ever. The kitchen... More 

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

On the look out for a proper sit-down Basque lunch we avoided he excellent pintxos bars on the way and called into this great little restaurant. White tablecloths, excellent Rioja, great service and top-drawer Basque cuisine! Definitely paying a return visit before heading back to Madrid!

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Thank Hood40
Frankfurt, Germany
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235 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. Food was excellent and the service friendly and efficient. I liked the fact that the kitchen area was part of the restaurant. I have no problem recommending this restaurant.

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Thank VeitchB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle | n 9, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 943 42 52 54

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?