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Restaurante Elkano

Herrerieta 2, 20808 Getaria, Spain
+34 943 14 00 24
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (33 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Herrerieta 2, 20808 Getaria, Spain
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed today

If you visit Guipuzkoa you must drive to Getaria just for lunch or dinner. Elkano is amazing. i had the most "rodaballo" of this world. Thank you.

Thank sternwoodman
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great restaurant in Getaria. Simple but excelent. The service very efficient, and helpfull. The dishes came fast and hot. We started with a lobster salad , and continued with " cocochas" . Then grilled Rodaballo, ( a kind of big sole), very well cooked ,...More

Thank pesadilla a
Reviewed 6 days ago

Grilled turbot is their signature dish. It is best to gowith a group so that you can taste other dishes since the turbot is quite big enough. The staff is friendly.

Thank eriksteele
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw a review that said "best seafood ever". Just had to go here. Turbot was delicious, perfect seafood moment. Nothing over complicated or over done. Just grilled to perfection, we were in heaven. Book ahead, we saw very disappointed people turned away. You can get...More

Thank Rulip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were really excited about coming here, and the food just blew us away! Nothing I can say will properly do it justice, it was phenomenal.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

One of the most amazing places I have ever eaten.... Every mouthful to savour... Their knowledge of their local fish is unbelievable....

Thank peterR7947QB
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were part of a Backroads Tour group of 18, and had lunch at this restaurant. It is a Michelin-starred place, and maybe a bit too fancy for my taste. Appetizers that are so tiny they aren't worth the effort to eat them don't really...More

1  Thank drjim1941
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Having walked along the seafront to find all the restaurants with seaviews it was a little disappointing to not have such views however the atmosphere and ambience in Elkano quickly compensated. Reservations are essential for this very busy restaurant and parking is a bit of...More

Thank SerenidadDerbyshire
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Getaria recently and visited Elkano. Superb staff make for an excellent dining experience. The space is warm and inviting. The food was sublime. We had steak and turbot and both were excellent and cooked to perfection. Desserts were way beyond anything I could...More

Thank Kerryman92
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

What an awesome place. Most amazilunch with Turbot on the grill. Impeccable service. Amazing local white wines.

Thank Jonathan L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is this restaurant okay for teenagers for a lunch meal?
13 July 2016|
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Response from Gruzenberg | Reviewed this property |
Teenagers would be fine. It is a fairly formal place but as the other reply said Spain is more relaxed than the UK or US. The food is also fantastic and they should enjoy it provided they like fish. It is likely to be rather... More
Jean Marie B
how to reserve a table ?
4 August 2015|
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Response from aner g | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a call. If for a wekend or during the summer try to book at least 10 days early, just in case. Eating there is an experience you will not forget. Enjoy!
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Chuck D
Is there a dress code?
7 January 2015|
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Response from jantheys | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is rather "formal" in style, but not in a strict sense, no dress code at all
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:45
13:00 - 15:45
13:00 - 15:45
20:30 - 22:45
13:00 - 15:45
20:30 - 22:45
13:00 - 15:45
20:30 - 22:45
13:00 - 15:45
20:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herrerieta 2, 20808 Getaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  Getaria
  • Phone Number: +34 943 14 00 24
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