Our Picks For The Best Restaurants in San Sebastian Without A Michelin Star

This blog post was originally posted on July 19, 2017 and was updated on October 28, 2020.  The best restaurants in San Sebastian have everything from Michelin-starred elegance to century-old rustic charm. Given the huge number of Michelin-star restaurants in San Sebastian, you can’t beat this city when it comes to quality. But the amazing thing […]

Where You Should Be Eating Paella (And More Spanish Rice Dishes) in San Sebastian

Dish of seafood paella

This blog post was originally posted on July 14, 2017 and was updated on September 9, 2020.  Ask any group of visitors to Spain what they’re most excited to try and many people will say paella. We’re the first to admit that good paella is tricky to find outside its home region of Valencia. However, paella is […]

The Ultimate List of Best Hotels and Hostels in San Sebastian

Working out where to stay and what type of accommodation to go for is a hugely stressful part of planning any trip. Allow us to make it easier with our list of the best hotels and hostels in San Sebastian. We love planning a trip to a new city, but it certainly has its challenges. […]

Where To Eat In San Sebastian: The Amara Neighborhood

The Amara area is one of the newest neighborhoods in San Sebastian. Located south of the center, along the River Urmea, it’s a quieter, more local area. Read on to see where to eat in San Sebastian’s Amara neighborhood. While there are not many sights in Amara, it is a great place to stay in […]

Where to Eat in San Sebastian: The Gros Neighborhood

Don't forget to try some local food over the holidays in San Sebastian!

If you’re staying in the Gros area of San Sebastian, you won’t be short of places to dine. We’re here to help you work out where to eat in San Sebastian’s Gros neighborhood with our list of amazing restaurants. The Gros neighborhood is a relaxed, lazy area away from the buzz of the city center. […]

Where To Eat In San Sebastian: The Old Town

You can't spend 48 hours in San Sebastian without eating your fill of pintxos!

The historic center of San Sebastian is one of the top areas to eat in the city. With a delicious mix of seafood and local meat dishes, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect place for every taste. So read on and learn more about where to eat in San Sebastian’s Old Town. The Old Town, […]

Our Guide to Eating Gluten Free in San Sebastian

A classic meat-free tapa, tortilla de patatas is one of the most popular dishes all over Spain and a must-eat in our vegetarian guide to San Sebastian.

Don’t let dietary restrictions hold you back in Spain’s foodie capital! Check out our guide to eating gluten-free in San Sebastian. When we think of the food in San Sebastian, we immediately think of one word—pintxos! These deliciously intricate bites are found all throughout the city and there are a number of pintxos you must try. Beautifully displayed on the bar as […]

Where to Stay in San Sebastian: Our Local Neighborhood Guide

In a new city, choosing the right area to stay in can make or break your visit. Our neighborhood guide on where to stay in San Sebastian will help you find the perfect place for you. The stress of organizing where to stay is definitely our least favorite part of planning a vacation. With such […]

Rise and Shine: The Best Places for Breakfast in San Sebastian

Whether you love the traditional tostada or those oh-so-indulgent churros, we’ve found the best places for breakfast in San Sebastian for you! San Sebastian is a city known worldwide for its top quality cuisine, and breakfast is no exception. Most people pair their desayuno with a coffee or freshly squeezed orange juice and while some go sweet, others prefer […]

Osasuna! Check Out Our Tips On Where To Drink in San Sebastian

Cheers to delicious Basque Cider! When planning out where to drink in San Sebastian, you must include a sidrería (or cider house)

There’s nothing quite like a relaxing drink to round off your evening. If you’re unsure where to drink in San Sebastian, check out our expert neighborhood guide. San Sebastian comes to life at night as people flood the streets to enjoy a social drink. When you’re visiting the city, you can’t miss the opportunity to mix with […]