Behind the Bite: Idiazabal Cheese

Idiazabal cheese with quince paste and walnuts is one of the typical Basque desserts.

This post is part of our Behind the Bite series: deep dives into the dishes that we can’t stop thinking about. Drive from San Sebastian out to the idyllic Basque countryside beyond city limits, and suddenly you’ll find yourself in another world. As the landscape gets even more lush and green and the sounds of Spanish […]

The Ultimate Vegetarian Guide to San Sebastian

Shop like a local and check out the best grocery stores in San Sebastian, including your local market stalls.

Hidden among fresh seafood and Basque sausages, there are actually quite a few vegetarian options on most menus in San Sebastian. Given that members of the younger generation are moving toward a more health-conscious lifestyle, the number of plant-based products keeps going up. It’s easier than ever to eat meat-free in San Sebastian! This vegetarian […]

San Sebastian Gift Guide: 5 Foodie Gifts Everyone Will Love

Basque cider is one of the region's most beloved drinks for good reason.

Give the gift of San Sebastian this holiday season! We might be biased, but San Sebastian is one of the most unique cities in Spain. Never is that more obvious than during the holiday season. Unfortunately, all vacations must come to an end, but that doesn’t mean you can’t share your unforgettable memories with your […]