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Bistro Guggenheim Bilbao

) #20 of 990 Restaurants in Bilbao €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Avda. Abandoibarra, 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 23 93 33
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (56 reviews)
“french toast” (12 reviews)
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13:00 - 15:30All hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Avda. Abandoibarra, 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely go whilst in this city. Great exhibits in a fabulous setting. The architect is an artist himself and clearly was given a sky's the limit budget during the design/build process. Well done to him and his team. A must visit even if you don't...More

Thank Eggchips
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great lunch here, lovely and attractive looking food, surprising combinations of taste and a great service!

Thank Leny R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

on sunday evening a lot of restaurants are closed. Bistro Gugenheim is open. It is a modern restaurant with a nice vieuw over the river. The staff is friendly and speaks good englisch. They have several menus. The food is good and the wine is...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before going I have read many articles about it and my curiosity has been satisfied the bistrot bar displays any sort of punches at a really good price, they offer the visitors deals 3 pinchos and a drink for 10€. Believe they are the best...More

Thank maoetta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found the staff here less than pleasant but got the biggest surprise when I visited the Men´s room - one toilet and no toilet seat. I would like to know how one of the most famous museums in the world firstly can have one toilet...More

Thank DanielAlhambra
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyable lunch. All courses immaculately served and really tasty dishes. Service is quick and friendly

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bistro / restaurant in the museum is real value for money. Great menu, lovely food great creativity and your in the museum it self. Order tickets online have lunch and go visit the museum (or the other way around) and you'll have great day.

Thank Erwin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here after visiting the amazing Guggenheim Museum. We had the three course lunch for 29.50E. Excellent value as this also included a very good Rioja (Tres Ducados) in the price. We had a white tuna tartare with avocado and chopped vegetables and...More

Thank Jack T
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

After being blown away by the Guggenheim and the Richard Senna installation "Time Matters" we were ready for food. The Bistro offered beautiful food at great value in a relaxed atmosphere. We had the white tuna tartare with avocado cream, a veal sirloin, lacquered deboned...More

Thank APH55
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I have mixed feelings about my lunch at the Bistro Guggenheim Bilbao. The food was a little underwhelming - the hake was somewhat underseasoned, the egg similarly a bit bland. But then on the other hand the tuna tartar was very tasty. I would give...More

Thank Julian L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avda. Abandoibarra, 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao
  • Phone Number: +34 944 23 93 33
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Bistró Guggenheim Bilbao values a free style of cuisine, linked to its roots, to the memory of those dishes that are part of a culture and which need to be adapted to an avant-garde context, without losing neither flavors nor textures. Recipes and sauces are the foundation of our work, though refined, evolved and adapted for the general public that seeks savory, healthy cuisine, and an informal gastronomic experience.
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