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Ibanez De Bilbao 11, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 23 68 18
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good45%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
1 Sep 2017
“Very good food, very nice place”
9 Aug 2016
“Everything fine”
Open Now
12:00 - 16:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Ibanez De Bilbao 11, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant looks quite fancy from the outside but the prices are very moderate. The service is fast and smiled, even though they don't speak English, they have English menu and there was no mistake with our order. I think it deserves far more than...More

Thank IgaBS
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Good sushi, price OK. Unfortunately bad WiFi I don't need 100 letters so I have to tell you the wether here in Bilbao is scattered but warm ;)

Thank E349YUmichaell
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The quality of the sushi is excellent. Try the sashimi de salmon and the tunapoki!!! The service is very friendly and effective. It fills up quickly at lunch time, so it's better to go there early. It is not a traditional Chinese restaurant, so don't...More

Thank Tiffy24-7
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I'm from Bilbao, and due to coments on TA I decided to try it out. We went there for lunch, we chose the menu, perhaps they cook better when you order à la carte... the sushi was....not sushi, some really cheap rice overcooked, with no...More

Thank chandraviolin
Reviewed 8 February 2014

I was looking for a Japanese restaurant in Bilbao, and decided to try out Mao. The interior of Mao is gorgeous, modern and minimalistic. I can appreciate when a restaurant has ambiance, and Mao certainly does. We were immediately seated around 9PM on a Friday,...More

Thank cmedina
Reviewed 12 February 2012

This place looks better than it is. With a name like Mao, we should have known better, but it is not, I repeat not, Japanese. It is, at best, sloppy Asian, with the service to match it. Although the menu listed starters and main courses...More

Thank BaldwinNL
Reviewed 7 April 2011

I got sushi which was fresh and well made. Husband got chicken dish which he really liked as well. great service and ambiance. Little bit out of the way from the main central city but worth the wandering to find. We were dressed very casually...More

Thank Traveler8Colorado
Reviewed 20 July 2008

Looks like a designer fusion restaurant, tastes like a slightly expensive and mediocre sushi restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ibanez De Bilbao 11, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Abando
  • Neighbourhood: Abando
  • Phone Number: +34 944 23 68 18
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