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Restaurante Mandoya

c/ El Perro, 3-5. Casco Viejo | Calle Del Perro 3, 48005, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 15 02 28
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Delicatessen, Healthy, European, Spanish, Mediterranean
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c/ El Perro, 3-5. Casco Viejo | Calle Del Perro 3, 48005, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2017

The only restaurant we went to that had Spanish people dining. Set menu was good value, nothing gastronomic, well served and managed,interesting characterful dining room.

Thank triciavj55
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We popped in to Mandoya in the off-chance of getting a table for lunch and were welcomed warmly. That said, we were pretty much the only diners for the first hour, being more on English lunchtime than Basque! Language was a small barrier, but there...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 September 2016

It looks a little fancy with its white tablecloths and wine glasses, but it's simply, well prepared, local fare. Nothing to get excited about, but if you want to try local specialties, a very pleasant spot, with good service, to try it out.

Thank saltshaker
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My food was cooked exactly as ordered. The vegetables were fresh and the meat was tender. The staff is very nice and friendly as well as the owners who are always catering to your needs. The place is nice and clean, traditional and yet with...More

Thank SoniaE33015
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Elegant but traditional decor in the heart of the old town. The food and wine were excellent and the service very good. Mainly full of locals and we managed to overcome the language problems. Very good value.

1  Thank Alan D
Reviewed 12 January 2016

From other reviews, the website and the actual appearance of the restaurant you could get the impression it was quite a decent place, unfortunately the first impression was rather misleading for us. We decided to go for a main course and dessert from the a...More

Thank jrh2812
Reviewed 27 December 2015

A long established restaurant in the old town serving traditional fare. The food was OK but not startling good. Friendly staff.

Thank DavJo12
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Charming typical spanish restaurant. Tables well spaced with added descrete screens for privacy. Speedy swervice but as in all Spanish restaurants if one of you finishes before the other they simply whip your plate away. Even though we said we were not in a hurry...More

1  Thank Hi_HoSilver2013
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We visited after reading Tripadvisor reviews. They were short staffed. We got our starters and main courses at different times so I had nearly finished mine by the time my partners arrived. Starters were pricey but tasty. The main course fish dishes were tasteless and...More

Thank Holipopgirl
Gorka R, Gerente at Restaurante Mandoya, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2015

Dear Sir/Madam. We are very sorry to hear about your critics. Mandoya has been running for more than 60 years and it always has been known for iits high standards. Nevertheless we would like to do some comments about some of the issues. First, you...More

Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

I had a wonderful time at Mandoya. I had a bacalao al pil pil and it was so tasty. I am Portuguese so I was super curious about the Basque way of cooking bacalao. It was yummy! As I was traveling alone, I also appreciated...More

1  Thank TeresaAlves
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 71
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:30 - 17:00
13:30 - 17:00
13:30 - 17:00
13:30 - 17:00
13:30 - 17:00
13:30 - 17:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 17:00
21:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: c/ El Perro, 3-5. Casco Viejo | Calle Del Perro 3, 48005, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao
  • Phone Number: +34 944 15 02 28
  • E-mail
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