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Porrue

) #8 of 976 Restaurants in Bilbao $$$$ Mediterranean, European,
Alameda Rekalde 4 | at 250m. from the Guggenheim, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 23 13 13
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Alameda Rekalde 4 | at 250m. from the Guggenheim, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
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1 - 10 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived at Porrue at 5:30pm for dinner with a reservation.  They have an English speaking staff and English menu.  And unlike most Spanish restaurants, Porrue has an open kitchen all day.      Our server was friendly and helped us decide how much to order,...More

Thank Joyfulmelodies8
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant continues to score highly but the tasting menu we had was decidedly uninspiring and underwhelming. The preparation and presentation was competent but that's all. No stand out dishes or interesting flavour combinations, indeed half the plates lacked any depth of flavour. The service...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a Monday evening as it was one of few places open on a Monday evening. The tasting menu with matched wine was absolutely brilliant. The staff were very attentive. For fine-dining, the menu was reasonably priced. It is definitely worth a visit.

Thank KGstar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the tasting menu which was alright. We started with some very nice rustic bread (gluten free option available) and some olive oil. Each course was ok, nothing was particularly memorable or bursting with flavour. The best course was dessert, mango sorbet with...More

1  Thank Ciara N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am traveling alone and went to Porrue because of the TripAdvisor reviews and it's proximity to my hotel. I was treated with respect and kindness. Though the tasting menu looked delicious I deemed it was too much food. I was first served tasty tomato...More

Thank Lina
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Really good, interesting food. I recommend it highly as a place to go for Sunday lunch. It seems alot of restaurants are closed on Sunday in Bilbao so it was a wonderful suprise to have found such an imaginative place to have lunch.

Thank LittleRicky
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Service : perfect , nice and professional staff , as it has to be , no delays , knowledge of food and wines etc . simply perfect ! We had the tasting menue : absolutelly perfect , interesting , exciting . Thanks a lot for...More

Thank TomBudapest
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We had the tasting menu and it was outstanding. They even changed one of the dishes for us which we thought we would not like. Loved everything. Creative presentations with wonderful favors. We did not really like the cold atmosphere but the food made up...More

Thank GoldenGapYear
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Without a doubt one of the most memorable meal experiences I have had in my lifetime. We booked in for a lunch following a visit to the (really nearby) Guggenheim museum. It's a small place, but really cosy and welcoming in a modern style. Our...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Everything was perfect. Friendly staff who are helpful and well informed about the food and wine. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. We were immediately made welcome and staff were attentive without being intrusive. We were given a free anchovy starter, shared a fabulous...More

Thank isobelm904
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marjeantoledo
What is the price of the degustation menu for dinner?
22 April 2016|
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Response from David P | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about 60 euros but am not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$62 - US$84
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alameda Rekalde 4 | at 250m. from the Guggenheim, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao
  • Phone Number: +34 944 23 13 13
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