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Restaurante Kate Zaharra

Zabalbide, 221, 48007 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 46 13 47
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (5 reviews)
“jamon” (6 reviews)
“ham” (5 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Zabalbide, 221, 48007 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We were recommended this restaurant by a local - it is situated up in the hills looking down on the city centre, we took a taxi to get there for Saturday lunch We started with a drink in the downstairs wine cellar - well worth...More

Thank nibrika
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

If you are passing by Bilbao stop at this place. Very nice setting great view. The food was nice not out of this world but still a great experience. Try this place

Thank hararysainz
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is the third time I go to this place, and every time I feel like the time stops and the joy of having a great meal with a great service. Highly recommended for any occasion. Exquisite Menu, great views and great service. You will...More

Thank Alfredo D
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with a spectacular view of Bilbao. We started with a drink and Appetizers in their wine cellar. I could have stayed there for days - many great bottles and a very nice atmosphere. We had a four courses set menu. Service only spoke...More

Thank Carlarsen
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Sitting on top of the hill above Bilbao is an amazing restaurant. Now it helps that we were there for lunch on a perfect afternoon. The weather finally cleared after being cold and windy for days. The surroundings are beautiful and the old building is...More

Thank Sheldon K
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I will admit to some difficulties in finding Kate Zaharra. We didn't come by car and your options are a very steep walk up from Basilica de Begona, or as we did, following Google Maps from the Artxanda funicular which takes you along a few...More

1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Went there as a business meeting. Very nice ambience. The wait staff is incredible. Started with some nice Spanish jamon in the basement with an excellent selection of wines, cavas and other libations. The lunch was amazing: started with garbanzos and lobster, had hake (merluza)...More

1  Thank dogeyedoctor
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch with Amancio guiding us through the menue after excellent jamon in the bodega. Don t miss the garbanzos with lobster a treat and classic of this place. Tomatoes fresh from the field and chipirones, small squid, and then a chuleton a...More

Thank Samuel H
Reviewed 13 October 2016

You will find this place 15 minutes outside of the center of Bilbao by taxi, perched on the hillside with outstanding, panoramic views of the city. Well worth the visit. Start in the cellar with exceptional wine choices and the anchovies ( to die for...More

Thank fififavre
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you want to experience unequalled service, food and views of Bilbao and it´s magnificent surroundings from above, then this place ticks all the boxes. Patricio Valiño and his brother Amancio have re-built this old "Caserio" from ground up and done a truly stupendous job....More

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Response from Gregory W | Reviewed this property |
Take a Taxi. About 15 Euro.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 20:00
13:00 - 20:00
13:00 - 20:00
13:00 - 20:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zabalbide, 221, 48007 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao
  • Phone Number: +34 944 46 13 47
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