El Globo

Tapas Restaurant and Café · Abando
C. Diputación, 8, 48008 Bilbao Basque Country, Spain
Hours:
Likely open (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 2:00 PM–4:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 1:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • Noon–Midnight
  • Sun
    • None
  • Mon
    • 11:00 AM–4:00 PM
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 1:00 PM–3:00 PM
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
Price:
€ € € €
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Drinks:
Wine
Credit Cards:
Yes
Wi-Fi:
No
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
8.7/10

Based on 269 votes

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  • Ranked #2 for tapas restaurants in Bilbao
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    eaguilera
    "Specially delicious the following pintxos: txangurro, bacalao, foie"(4 Tips)
    Alyssa G.
    "Balacao, foie, and the tuna pinxtos are great."(12 Tips)
    Jorrit d.
    "Seems to be one of the best places in Bilbao for pinxtos."(2 Tips)
    Mark N.
    "10 of those in Basque country."(2 Tips)
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  • foie gras
  • tapas
  • txangurro
  • pintxos
  • lively
  • trendy
  • pinxtos
  • wine
  • basque country
  • skewers
  • authentic
  • good for groups
  • cod
  • tuna
  • great value
  • family-friendly
  • casual
  • good for a quick meal
  • tempura
  • gratin
  • OmniWired .

    love this place every tapa and every pincho is a piece of art. cheap too

    OmniWired 🍹 · September 10, 2015
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  • Diego

    Amazing pintxos and outstanding service, they were really nice and efficient

    Diego · July 20, 2015
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  • Jenia Z.

    Perfect cold gazpacho!

    Jenia Ziatina · July 18, 2015
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  • Julien G.

    Waitress extremely nice, good location prices are quite low. Quality/quantity is there so go for it!

    Julien Goretti · July 16, 2015
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  • Tim T.

    Great pintxos

    Tim Tregenza · May 29, 2015
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  • Jorrit d.

    Seems to be one of the best places in Bilbao for pinxtos. Who am i to disagree, we loved them :)

    Jorrit de Boer · April 25, 2015
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  • Öykü y.

    Food was ok but service was very bad. They are not answer when you make a question. They are kind of disturbed by you

    Öykü yener · December 17, 2014
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  • Kriss A.

    A nice place to relax n enjoy wine n tapas in Bilbao. Strongly recommended!

    Kriss Ariana · October 6, 2014
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  • Thierry M.

    Very good value. If you want to eat a lot, come here. Tapas are between 1.50€ and 3€ and the quality is good!

    Thierry Meier · October 5, 2014
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  • Karen Y.

    Amazing pinxo

    Karen You · September 13, 2014
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  • Andrew Y.

    Tuna steak is awesome

    Andrew Yavtushenko · September 11, 2014
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  • Burce E.

    Try red peppers stuffed with txangurro

    Burce Ergel · May 22, 2014
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  • Tanya M.

    For those who got tired of pintxos, try "special" salad and squid croquettes;) Don't forget a jar of sangria .

    Tanya Mo · April 10, 2014
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  • Hector C.

    Awesome!!! Better than Viña del Ensanche(viña Ensanche is more Posh)" and expensive). Txangurro and Atun Rojo a must with txakoli.

    Hector Cm · February 8, 2014
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  • Mark N.

    Great, great, great. El Globo is my favorite among all pintxos bars after zealously trying more than 10 of those in Basque country.

    Mark Nahmias · October 17, 2013
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  • Joan R.

    Strongly recommended: fungus small cake, txangurro mini-toast, gratin codfish. Go there before 11 pm if you want to taste it! Enjoy tasty pintxos in the city center!

    Joan Rovira González · September 27, 2013
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  • Alyssa G.

    Balacao, foie, and the tuna pinxtos are great. Everything we ordered was excellent and the prices were very reasonable

    Alyssa Guo · July 10, 2013
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  • Mario T.

    This modern place serves very inventive and succulent small bites. They call them pintxos here in the Basque country, as opposed to tapas in the rest of Spain. Pintxos are better. Read more

    Mario Travvo · February 4, 2013
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  • eaguilera

    Specially delicious the following pintxos: txangurro, bacalao, foie

    eaguilera · September 9, 2010
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  • Jordi S.

    Para un buen tapeo, enfrente de la Biblioteca...😉

    Jordi Serral · December 15, 2015
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  • Leti L.

    Él pintxo de txangurro está increíble!!

    Leti Ltcia · October 26, 2015
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  • Jose Manuel A.

    Changurro buenísimo y alcachofas en tempura.

    Jose Manuel A · October 10, 2015
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  • Carlos F.

    Txangurro, obligatorio

    Carlos Fernández · September 19, 2015
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  • maite a.

    El foie, el atun y el txangurro don definitivamente una buena opcion

    maite a · August 18, 2015
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  • Adriana R.

    Al entrar ya tienes problemas para escoger qué tapa comer ! Al final después de mucho pensar optamos por un paquetito de pasta filo rellena de couscous y versuritas al curry que nos dejó sin palabras

    Adriana Rubio · August 11, 2015
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  • Fernando M.

    De los mejores pintxos de Bilbao

    Fernando Menéndez · July 29, 2015
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  • Elena D.

    Pintxos para chuparse los dedos!!

    Elena D. · June 12, 2015
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  • İlker E.

    Bence karşısındaki bardan daha uygun fiyatlı ve sıcak bir yer. Çok tapas yemedik ama yediklerimiz güzeldi. Buraya daha fazla lokal geliyor sanki.

    İlker Ergen · May 30, 2015
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  • Luis

    Exquisitos pintxos gratinados. El "pintxo art" de atún rojo con cebolla confitada sublime

    Luis · May 16, 2015
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  • Maria M.

    Las cañas las cobraron a precio de terraza) y a los que estaban al lado no les echaron porque tenian 50 años y nosotros 20

    Maria Macua · April 29, 2015
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  • Maria M.

    Hace un año que no voy por el globo. Aunque los pintxos esten riquisimos, el personal es muy antipatico. Nos echaron de la terraza al de 5 minutos de llegar porque la iban a cerrar ( eso si las cañas

    Maria Macua · April 29, 2015
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  • Juanan U.

    El gratinado de txipiron y el de txangurro son obras maestras absolutas. Los mejores pintxos de la zona de Diputación.

    Juanan Urrutia · January 8, 2015
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  • Jose L.

    Buen bar pero ni cpmpara CF ion con el bar mila de zorroza

    Jose Ladron · January 3, 2015
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  • Ramon E.

    Foie y txangurro

    Ramon Elias · January 3, 2015
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  • Jesus

    Un buen lugar para comer unas tapas con un vino. El personal eficiente.

    Jesus · December 22, 2014
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  • Sara M.

    Yo sara,con mi novio dani

    Sara Martos Abril · December 12, 2014
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  • Inés C.

    Local muy agradable, los pintxos buenos

    Inés Casanova · November 6, 2014
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  • Ramon E.

    Pincho de doce, increíble

    Ramon Elias · October 24, 2014
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  • Edgar M.

    Pintxos sobresalientes y variados

    Edgar Martinez · October 20, 2014
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  • Fernando D.

    Todo está bueno en el globo. Personalmente me gusta el foie con Lupiac, txangurro y calamares.

    Fernando Díez · September 11, 2014
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  • Luis S.

    El pintxo de txangurro y el de jamón batido siempre dan la talla

    Luis Sanz · August 19, 2014
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  • Mala P.

    Pintxos muy variados y riquitisimos. No solo los típicos montaditos.

    Mala Pecora · August 18, 2014
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  • Jorge G.

    Mis favoritos son el de salmón y el de atún rojo, con una copita de albariño

    Jorge Gomez · August 17, 2014
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  • Zoran

    Da da da, ovde je stvar da te konobar zapamti da dolazis i dugu noc...druga usluga...

    Zoran · August 14, 2014
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  • Ashu

    ALUCINANTE. Ha sido entrar dentro y ver todos los pinchos en la barra, buenísimos (destacar el de Atún rojo con cebolla caramelizada y rucula!!) los txipirones encebollados tmb

    Ashu · July 28, 2014
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  • Julian G.

    Riquísimos pinchos de Bacalao y de Txangurro. Originales.

    Julian Garcia · July 2, 2014
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  • Manu P.

    Los mejores pintxos

    Manu Pazos · June 28, 2014
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  • Pablo R.

    En el top 5 de barras de pintxos de Bilbao.

    Pablo Rubio · December 30, 2013
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  • Paul M.

    Los mejores pinxos que he comido, el foie es demasiado...

    Paul Manrick · December 27, 2013
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  • Ramon E.

    Los pintxos de txangurro están sensacionales, pero los que no se pueden dejar de probar son los de foie

    Ramon Elias · December 27, 2013
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