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Karlos Arguinano

Calle Mendilauta, 13, 20800 Zarautz, Spain
+34 943 13 00 00
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (3 reviews)
“located right” (2 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Mendilauta, 13, 20800 Zarautz, Spain
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this restaurant. OK, I have to admit I only went there because it is run by a celebrity chef, but it is amazing. I had the tasting menu and every dish was gorgeous. The view over the sea is spectacular, the service is...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Another fantastic stay at Arguinano (12 years). The hotel is a charming four star located right on the beach in Zarautz. The hotel/restaurant is owned by the famous Basque chef Karlos Arguinano and is run by five of his children. Be sure to book an...More

Thank Healdsburke
Reviewed 29 June 2018

And that's all really. They are managing perfectly without little tourist reviews from people who know little of which they prattle. Wonderful, wonderful restaurant with great food at fair prices.

Thank 1ec
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Zarautz is small city, near San Sebastian. Its beach is one of the most largest in Spain, ideal for surfing. Located in the beach is the restaurant of an emblematic chef, Karlos Arguiñano, a family place where 4 of his children work. We went there...More

1  Thank elopatat
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I think we were lucky to book two weeks in advance only and get a table with nice visit to Zarautz beach. Very good quality of meets at a rasonable price. Around €50 per person including drinks and caffe. Quick service. Waitress are very kind....More

Thank joanbabot
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We were waiting for more than 10minutes to get served outside. It's not like it was super busy or anything. Avoid this place if you have a prior arrangement. Bar staff are snooty. Wish I could recommend something about this place but apart from the...More

Thank Finn C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice just by the beach. The food is excellent and lives up to its reputation, but what is surprising are it's baked goods and sweets, especially the ice creams

1  Thank pickwick1
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We went there to have a family lunch. It's not one of the cheapest places in Zarautz, but it worth the price for the quality you get.

Thank Igor G
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Also extremely friendly, lovely rooms with great views and food beyond compare. The restaraunt is second to none. Extremely good value for money.

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I heard much about this restaurant and the food they are offering, I tried their fixed menu which was about 36€ with 5 courses. Well it was a chocked as it's really looks like a tiny quantity of food, I said as it five courses...More

2  Thank AbdulazizAlahaideb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mendilauta, 13, 20800 Zarautz, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  Zarautz
  • Phone Number: +34 943 13 00 00
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