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Lizardia Enparantza, 4 | Igeldo, 20008 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 21 20 23
11:00 - 00:00
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Wed 11:00 - 16:00
Fri - Tue 11:00 - 00:00
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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This quaint very busy bar/restaurant was the only place we found open for lunch while staying at nearby campsite. What a joy! English was not the language most heard here but we all got on fine. The welcome was warm, wine flowed, local food very tasty and plentiful whether enjoying the menu of the day, tapas or a la carte.... More 

Thank Elizabeth W
Atlanta, Georgia
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73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

You feel having dinner with locals, food they eat , uncomplicated cooking to share with your friends ,all grown and catch within their area. The quality and taste is fantastic. Not a fancy place like others in this paradise region of food but absolutely a must go. I will be back

Thank Pablo D
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331 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

From our hotel, it was a quick drive and the food was excellent as long as you are not looking for something fancy.

Thank almenj
Athens, Greece
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

This place is not exactly the one you are going to find in tourist guides. It's a good 15-20min drive from San Sebastian and it's mainly full of local people. You drive through green hills and most of the time you have the sea on your right so it's an enjoyable ride all in all (resembles English countryside). The building... More 

Thank Harris H
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

Hemos pedido los especialidades del dia que eran buenos (una ensalada de tomate, unas costillas, un revuelto de hongos y unas guindillas fritas). Pero nos ha dejado desfraudado cuando llego la factura y nos han cobrado 12 euro para un tomate picado, con unos trocitos de cebolla, sal y aceite, aprovechando que no estaba puesto el precio en tarifa. Riqusimo,... More 

Thank Tanya R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lizardia Enparantza, 4 | Igeldo, 20008 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 943 21 20 23
Mendizorrotz is situated in the middle of nature in Igeldo neighbourhood, San Sebastian. The current owners of the restaurant are the third generation of a family offering a remarkable family and cosy atmosphere. The restaurant specialises in the traditional Basque cuisine with a charcoal grill and seasonal dishes. There is also an area to taste mixed grills and "cazuelitas" (little casseroles).

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?