The best gastronomic destination in Spain

San Sebastian is one of the gastronomic capitals of the world. Internationally renowned, it receives visitors from across the world, who come to enjoy the wide variety and exceptional quality of its culinary delights. Here are a few tips so that you don’t miss out.

Gastronomic awards

Conde Nast Traveler
Best city in the world to eat
Award michelin
2nd city with the most Michelin stars per m2 in the world: 16 stars
Award Independent
Gastronomic capital of Spain
Award Lonely Planet
SS PINTXOS: Best gastronomic experience in the world

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Michelin Stars

There are 8 Michelin-starred restaurants in San Sebastian, 3 with the highest award, 3 stars...

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Plato de alta cocina de un restaurante de San Sebastián con Soles Repsol

Repsol Suns

In San Sebastian, 14 restaurants with a total of 23 Repsol Suns await you, two of them with the highest award...

Restaurants with Repsol Suns in Donostia


One of the culinary delights of Donostia/San Sebastian are its famous pintxos (tapas), cuisine in miniature form...

Out for pintxos in Donostia/San Sebastian

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Authentic cider experience

Taste the cider directly from the barresl and enjoy a traditional Cider menu.

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Local Markets

The best seasonal products, top-quality ingredients right in the city centre.

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Basque cuisine

Authentic local recipes. Fish and meat specialties. Fresh and healthy cuisine.

Basque and San Sebastian cuisine

Our restaurants


Local White Wine: Txakolí

An enchanting 2hours road trip from the impressive Txakolí´s coastal vineyards to Rioja´s finest wineries.

Txakoli wine

Rioja from Álava

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Top experiences

Take part in culinary workshops and official tours in small groups, in your own language, carried out by locals or professionals who have been among us for a long time...

Gastronomic societies

Feel like a true native of San Sebastian. Discover our gastronomic culture through some of the top experiences presented here.

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Gastronomic university

The second gastronomic university in the whole of Europe teaches undergraduate degrees in the culinary arts...

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Where to eat?

Find the ideal establishment according to your needs...

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Gastronomic Guide

All you need to know about our gastronomy... On egin!


City guide

Download the complete guide to Donostia / San Sebastián. Ongi etorri!