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Bar Azkena

Mercado la Bretxa-Entre Los Puestos N:36 | C.C Mercado la Bretxa Dentro Del Mercado Planta Baja, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 615 79 26 55
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jamon” (11 reviews)
“tortillas” (38 reviews)
“cod” (10 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
08:00 - 17:15 Hours
CUISINES
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Mercado la Bretxa-Entre Los Puestos N:36 | C.C Mercado la Bretxa Dentro Del Mercado Planta Baja, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great breakfast of tortilla and jamon and pastries. Would come here again! Tucked in the back of the central market.

Thank Naomi R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hunted this place out following the reviews on trip advisor and were not disappointed! The breakfast combo has the tortilla others have raved about plus ham on toast, croissants, orange juice and coffee and is really reasonable. The service was quick and friendly. We...More

Thank Tessahern14
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We just happened on this place. Desperate for a Spanish coffee, I spot the tortilla. It really is delicious. It seems all the other customers are locals. Sorry no pictures we ate the tortilla to quickly.

Thank Departure788706
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Came to check this little gem out for breakfast as I’m wheat free. Had the potato tortilla with gluten free bread. Service was great, food delicious and great prices. Worth the visit.

Thank nicjames
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Located within the amazing Bretxa Market, this charming little counter/bar had some of the best tapas we had on our whole trip to Spain. The woman who served us was friendly and accommodating. Great breakfast too!

1  Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Maybe they were having an off day but I tried to ask for recommendations and only got cod tortilla. There were some other very intricate pintxos which looked much more interesting. I had the duck which was delicious and beautifully presented. The chorizo tortilla sandwich...More

Thank brightyellow4
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This breakfast bar is hidden in the underground food market. The menu is limited but they do everything well. The omelette was very good and the bread with prosciutto was a nice addition. Quick service and well-priced.

Thank acostajorge44
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I stopped here three times for breakfast and lunch. It is the best and value for money pintxos place in San Sebastian. Honestly, it is better than most of the pintxos places in the old town. This jewel is located in the food market and...More

Thank Aprilsign
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Had regular breakfast pintxos for breakfast until 11 am. We had tortilla de patatas (excellent!), tortilla de hongas (mushrooms) and tortilla de anchoas (anchovies). Very nice barkeeper who was very nice in helping us navigate how to order and what to order. The afternoon pintxos...More

Thank 2001NH
Reviewed 2 June 2018

The jamon served at Bar Azkena comes from Iker, which is the stall on the other side of the market. Iker is the owner of the namesake stall. Cheerful fellow. Ask for a sample first before purchasing from a range of paleta (front shoulder) to...More

1  Thank TravelBelly_88
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Response from Collybean | Reviewed this property |
This eatery had a varied choice of pixtos, from memory had a lovely egg and roast pepper one. Cheese based one also good. Go have a look and I am sure the helpful staff will make you something suitable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 17:15
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:15
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:15
Thursday
08:00 - 17:15
Friday
08:00 - 17:15
Saturday
08:00 - 17:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercado la Bretxa-Entre Los Puestos N:36 | C.C Mercado la Bretxa Dentro Del Mercado Planta Baja, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 615 79 26 55
Description
Pintxo bar.
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