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Great fresh food, good service

We got seating for a party of 8 at this resto (and it was on the later side) with no problem. The... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Vancouver, Canada
Return to Spain

Wonderful spot to enjoy Old Donostia. Great meal with an awesome young waiter. The food was perfect... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Crossville, Tennessee
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10 May 2018
“Great fresh food, good service”
29 Oct 2018
“Bad Service”
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31 de Agosto, 7, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

The waiter with an earring was very rude. He didn’t want to sit our group together, even if the couple in the table was willing to move. Also, when my friend was taking a long time looking at the menu, he was very impatient. He...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank clairecalanog
Reviewed 16 September 2018

On a trip to San Sebastian we ate several times at La Cepa. The staff is very welcoming and they speak and understand English very well. We ate pinxtos at the bar several times and dinner twice. They specialize in mushrooms and two of our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Can’t beat it. A bottle of cider and pinxtos. Alive with locals and tourists alike. Friendly waitress and a good crowd to share the experience with.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Suey267
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Went back twice for the blistered peppers (padrón peppers fried in garlic oil) and the gavillas (ham wrapped in cheese, breaded and deep fried). Remember that some tapas restaurants are ‘competitive’ in that you have to squeeze up to the bar and make yourself heard...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank corkerym
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We got seating for a party of 8 at this resto (and it was on the later side) with no problem. The server was great and made good recommendations. I highly enjoyed our meal. I recommend trying this spot and for sure would go back.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BeccaT976
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Very crowded but worth it - the variety of food was amazing and so delicious. Came here on a Sunday afternoon after several attempts to wade in

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AWarnes
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful spot to enjoy Old Donostia. Great meal with an awesome young waiter. The food was perfect and atmosphere pleasant.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank dariar714
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Lively bar with great food and efficient friendly service. Steak and fish kebabs really good. Would recommend a visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Caroline G
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Had a really nice visit here recently further to a recommendation on RTE from Neven Maguire. Great selection of pinchos if you could get near the bar on a crowded Saturday night. We couldn't so we opted for the resto, which was equally packed. Nice...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank dunmore1999
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our tapas meal here. The jambon was excellent and many dishes had anchovies as you would expect - of course not the salty kind we are used to in the US. Of all the dishes we tried, we especially liked the peppers,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Wandering963
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