Top 7 Must-Try Typical Foods in San Sebastian

One of the most popular tapas in San Sebastian is also surprisingly simple. The gilda consists of just three perfectly paired ingredients!

This blog post was originally posted on April 28, 2017 and was updated on January 27, 2021.  San Sebastian is synonymous with top quality food—so much so that it’s even considered the world’s best city for foodies. It boasts nearly a dozen Michelin-starred restaurants, a thriving pintxos bar scene, and beautiful local markets filled with fresh […]

Txotx! Discovering Basque Cider Houses in San Sebastian

San Sebastian tapas tours and food tours.

If you are a foodie heading to San Sebastian, there’s one tradition you need to know about: the Basque Cider House. Called sagardotegi in Basque, these temples to great food and drink are open from late January to the beginning of May. Visiting the cider houses in San Sebastian is one of the best ways to witness […]

Top 7 Things to do in San Sebastian for Foodies

Winery visits from San Sebastian

San Sebastian and incredible food are synonymous these days– it is indeed a food lover’s must-see city! But why? What does San Sebastian have that makes it such a foodie destination? Is it really worth the hype? Lauren AloiseLauren grew up in an Italian-American family where 3-hour meals were the norm. After 10 years in the […]

Why Take a Food Tour in San Sebastian?

Food tour in San Sebastian with Devour San Sebastian.

If you’re anything like us, you research your travel destination far in advance, combing the internet for the best tips on exactly what and where to eat and drink. You’ve probably printed out blog posts about San Sebastian’s best pintxos bars and the addresses of the best local cider houses… we understand! In a city […]