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Bar Paco Bueno

C/ Mayor / Nagusia Kalea 6 | 20003, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried prawns” (2 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Spanish
££ - £££
C/ Mayor / Nagusia Kalea 6 | 20003, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This bar is massively popular with the locals and is always part of our pintxo trail round la parte vieja..add it to your list

Thank Jingbat
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We visited this on a tour. And learned how to pour cider from a height the San Sebastian way. The acidic cider cut the batter of the shrimps well.

Thank GYWX
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is clearly a place popular with locals and you can taste why - those deep fried prawns are amazing, and really great value. Wish I had this bar on my doorstep!

Thank roos1ter
Reviewed 23 June 2017

If you love tuna & shrimp - then this is the pintxo bar to go to! They make the freshest crispy fried shrimp as well as the most delicious tuna rolls. Stop by anytime of the day and ask for a freshly fried roll -...More

Thank AshishNichani
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious prawns and other pinxtos Great atmosphere and staff very friendly. I will be back It is on a number of tapas tours

Thank IrelandJJ
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to visit Bar Paco Bueno by a colleague who had dined there a few years back. No tourista to be seen on the Monday night we were there, but plenty of locals who obviously know a good thing when they find it....More

Thank Whyatt G
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We did 21 pinxtos bars in 3 days and this was the one we went to twice. Not just because the croquettas and tempura prawns were delicious but because the service, welcome and atmosphere was magnificent. An authentic feel, you get the impression the place...More

Thank steve_swift2014
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped there attracted by the busy crowd inside. We were not disappointed as we enjoyed our favourite grilled pulpo and padron peppers.

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 1 January 2017

paco bueno, named after the old boxer and owner. PLace is very authentic, nice food and service. meeting point of rugby fans.

Thank wind4kite
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is the place you go to have a nice vermouth and great fried shrimp. That is the house speciality and really worth it.

Thank hararysainz
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Bar, Spanish
Restaurant features
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Local cuisine
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  • Address: C/ Mayor / Nagusia Kalea 6 | 20003, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
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