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Briketenia

142, Rue de L'eglise, 64210 Guethary, France
+33 5 59 26 51 34
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“langoustines” (5 reviews)
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
“foie gras” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
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Food
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LOCATION
142, Rue de L'eglise, 64210 Guethary, France
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I dined here recently and it was just perfect. From the moment we entered we were treated so warmly by the staff. We were seated outside on the terrace where we had a beautiful view of the Basque countryside. We had decided...More

Thank ChristineH2468
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Your fulfilment is the reason we work every day, to make the most of something and we thank you for this beautiful recommendation. See you soon, Warm regards, Ibarboure.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

The food was excellent, our waiter was excellent, but I found this strange.....We ordered a bottle of wine that, I believe, cost about 150.00. I watched the sommelier open it away from the table, pour a glass, not a small taste, a glass, sniff it,...More

Thank 589marine
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Dear Sirs, Thanks you for taking the time to leave your feedback after your recent dinner at Briketenia and please accept our deepest apologies for this incident that is not the usual high standards we strive for our restaurant. Be assured that this is not...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

I have eaten at 10 Michelin-starred restaurants in Italy, Spain, Portugal, France and the US in the last 12 months. This was by far my WORST experience. (Including the fact that they allowed a purse-dog into the restaurant - truly stunningly bad taste.) My hotel's...More

Thank Bruce B
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback after your recent experience with us and please accept our sincerest apologies for the fact that you were unhappy with your visit. We are a 1star Michelin traditional restaurant which is used to...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We treated ourselves to a romantic dinner at this Michelin starred gem in Basque country and can’t stop talking about how amazing the meal was. The terrace was lovely and laid back and the service was very attentive but friendly and not uptight. We also...More

Thank Alison G
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear Sirs, What a truly beautiful review! We are so thankful to read that and looking forward to seeing you again. Best regards, Ibarboure

Reviewed 28 March 2018

Excellent food, impeccable service, very friendly staff! We had lunch there 3 days in a row, it was all wonderful!More

Thank verdi01
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback after your recent stay with us and for our 5 out of 5 score. We are delighted to read your satisfaction and truly hope to welcome you again soon in our home. Best...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This understated yet exceptional Michelin star restaurant has the feeling of a family run restaurant but has the quality of a top establishment. Our favourite starter was the rabbit a la royal. The venison we had as a main course was cooked to perfection and...More

Thank ADXBS
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Guests, Thank you for sharing your opinion and for the nicest review. Looking forward seeing you again. Warm regards, Ibarboure.

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We spent three nights here and can recommend it. The room was very comfortable and the staff were very friendly. The location is great being between Biarritz and St Jean de Luz, and it is easy to find from Biarritz airport. Guéthary itself is lovely....More

Thank Izzie62
Camille I, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Sirs, Thank you for this beautiful review. Hope you had a great trip back and to see you again soon. Best regards. Ibarboure

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights hoping for great things after reading reviews, we had been hotel hopping for 8 days around Northern Spain and decided to stop here on our way back home to the Charente it is a lovely area to visit. The hotel...More

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camille i, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dears Sirs, Again, thank you for sharing your experience as you did on Booking.com. We truly wished you had share your opinion with us directly during your stay and not only after all and online. Maybe we could have done something in order to improve...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have visited this restaurant quite a few times. In our experience there is nowhere better in the area for reliable fine dining. The menu is well constructed and the staff are consistently helpful and efficient. The wine list is high quality but allows for...More

Thank Clanmc
camille i, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Dear Sirs, Thanks very much for this perfect review following your visit at Briketenia. We are delighted to read your satisfaction and hope we will see you back soon. Warm regards, Ibarboure.

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch here. The patio is beautiful with nice views of the mountains. The food was outstanding and the tasting menus very reasonably priced given the quality of the food. I had the zucchini flower, the steak, and the strawberry dessert- all...More

Thank Maggie Z
camille i, Gérant at Briketenia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Dear Maggie, Thank you for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor and thank you for this lovely (and full of compliments) description. We are pleased to read that you had a great time and really enjoyed your lunch. We hope to see you again soon. Best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$113
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142, Rue de L'eglise, 64210 Guethary, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Guethary
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 26 51 34
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