1. Bar Pintxos
This popular watering hole is a go-to for many reasons. The food, first and foremost, is spectacular. Take your pick from the traditional mouth-watering Basque pintxos, as well as those with a modern twist—from the foie gras with apple compote to the salmon and truffle honey combo. Quality stands strong at the restaurant’s core as they do not cut any corners, ensuring its dishes are made of the freshest ingredients. The libations on offer are also noteworthy such as the lengthy list of gins to pick from along with top-notch cocktails to complement your Basque experience. This no-frills, laid-back restaurant is ideal for a get-together with friends or for unwinding after a long day at work.