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Bar Haizea

Aldamar Kalea, 8, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 42 57 10
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good34%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“king prawns” (4 reviews)
“bacalao” (7 reviews)
“cod” (9 reviews)
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06:30 - 23:30All hours
Aldamar Kalea, 8, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviews (103)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Traveling to the Basque region with some time in Spain before we ate a lot of pintxos. A great way to "graze" and snack while you wander around we never found a place to actually STAY and eat / drink until Bar Haizea. Literally everything...More

Thank RyokoVoyageur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very local, very small place set between the fish market building and the river. We ate here three times - just couldn't pass it up. Super friendly proprietor and absolutely great food. Lots of seafood, good wine selection and all very modestly...More

Thank swop
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent quick authentic bar. Delicious anchovies and friendly service Full of locals which is always good

Thank Giftmonger
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is one of the bars where locals eat. Simple menu and very friendly and great to start your tapas hoping

Thank Romeo S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

then eat it and ask for a navarro or a txokoli (chocoli). Just around the corner and down one block from la Brexta Mall.

Thank Boogee57
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Wow! Wow! Wow! San Sebastian is the undisputed king of the pintxos. The Old Town is so full of bars that you could stay here for a month eating yourself to a cardiac arrest and still not manage to eat in all of them. Some...More

2  Thank Snufflehound
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Had to stop hear since Anthony Bourdain did on one of his episodes of "No Reservations". It's hard to choose what tapas that are artfully spread across the bar - we asked the server to choose the top 3 for us and we were not...More

2  Thank te15ri
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This pintoxs bar was by far our favourite for hot pintoxs especially their Cod Croquettes which were absolutely moorish. Each day we would go and devour the 'Brick De Bacalao'. Service is not fancy and no English but it was our favourite in San Seb!

Thank Possum1988
Reviewed 20 June 2016

THE BAR : Founded in 1982 by Inaki and Maite Agate this bar was one of the first to complement San Sebastian’s early cold counter-top pintxos with warm freshly made to order creations. Do not be tempted to pass by this little gem which seems...More

7  Thank Angelo G
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

The food was as good as we have ever tasted. The guy behind the bar was friendly and helpful and we would return in a heartbeat. It is difficult to pick out anything specific, but the bacalau and foie were perhaps the standouts in a...More

Thank Warren D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aldamar Kalea, 8, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 943 42 57 10
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