El Globo

Tapas Restaurant and Caf退€€
Abando, Bilbao
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  • Ranked #3 for tapas restaurants in Bilbao
  • eaguilera
    "Specially delicious the following pintxos: txangurro, bacalao, foie"(16 Tips)
    Hector C.
    "Txangurro and Atun Rojo a must with txakoli."(4 Tips)
    Alyssa G.
    "Balacao, foie, and the tuna pinxtos are great."(3 Tips)
    Mark N.
    "10 of those in Basque country."(2 Tips)
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  • Chris T.
    Chris TDecember 28, 2016
    Pintxos with many choices look at the 2 sides of the bar! Enjoy with a copa of white wine or a natural sidra.
  • Steve C.
    Steve CuratiOctober 7, 2016
    Took a few aborted attempts to get here, but worth the effort. Quickly became my favourite in Bilbao. Such good pinchos. The kids rated it joint best tortilla in Spain (in a non-exhaustive test)
  • Gregory M.
    Gregory MilaniSeptember 27, 2016
    I went twice tô this place! Staff is very nice and everything we've tried was Good! I really liked the cheese pitxo
  • Joel W.
    Joel WongSeptember 17, 2016
    Salamon Marinado
  • Joel W.
    Joel WongSeptember 17, 2016
    Excellent Pinxto! Go to the bar to order ! The Salamon Marinado was the best! Make Sure to order a glass of cider!
  • alinisti
    alinistiSeptember 3, 2016
    Gets mega busy, but turnaround of tables is quite quick. Queue up for the terrace seats for less sweat, shoving and volume.
  • John B.
    John BoothJune 19, 2016
    Excellent bar, with decent pintxos and good vibe.
  • Despina A.
    Decent food and prices
  • Luk As F.
    Luk As FMay 17, 2016
    #pintxos are good
  • Robert t.
    Robert ten HoovenMarch 27, 2016
    Not open this
  • OmniWired .
    OmniWired 🍹September 10, 2015
    love this place every tapa and every pincho is a piece of art. cheap too
  • Diego
    DiegoJuly 20, 2015
    Amazing pintxos and outstanding service, they were really nice and efficient
  • Jenia
    JeniaJuly 18, 2015
    Perfect cold gazpacho!
  • Julien G.
    Julien GorettiJuly 16, 2015
    Waitress extremely nice, good location prices are quite low. Quality/quantity is there so go for it!
  • Tim T.
    Tim TregenzaMay 29, 2015
    Great pintxos
  • Jorrit d.
    Jorrit de BoerApril 25, 2015
    Seems to be one of the best places in Bilbao for pinxtos. Who am i to disagree, we loved them :)
  • Oiq
    OiqDecember 17, 2014
    Food was ok but service was very bad. They are not answer when you make a question. They are kind of disturbed by you
  • Kriss A.
    Kriss ArianaOctober 6, 2014
    A nice place to relax n enjoy wine n tapas in Bilbao. Strongly recommended!
  • Thierry M.
    Thierry MeierOctober 5, 2014
    Very good value. If you want to eat a lot, come here. Tapas are between 1.50€ and 3€ and the quality is good!
  • Karen Y.
    Karen YouSeptember 13, 2014
    Amazing pinxo
  • Andrew Y.
    Andrew YavtushenkoSeptember 11, 2014
    Tuna steak is awesome
  • Burce E.
    Burce ErgelMay 22, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Try red peppers stuffed with txangurro
  • Tanya M.
    Tanya MosApril 10, 2014
    For those who got tired of pintxos, try "special" salad and squid croquettes;) Don't forget a jar of sangria .
  • Hector C.
    Hector CmFebruary 8, 2014
    Awesome!!! Better than Viña del Ensanche(viña Ensanche is more Posh)" and expensive). Txangurro and Atun Rojo a must with txakoli.
  • Mark N.
    Mark NahmiasOctober 17, 2013
    Great, great, great. El Globo is my favorite among all pintxos bars after zealously trying more than 10 of those in Basque country.
  • Joan R.
    Joan Rovira GonzálezSeptember 27, 2013
    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!
  • Alyssa G.
    Alyssa GuoJuly 10, 2013
    Balacao, foie, and the tuna pinxtos are great. Everything we ordered was excellent and the prices were very reasonable
  • Mario T.
    Mario TravvoFebruary 4, 2013
    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
  • eaguilera
    eaguileraSeptember 9, 2010
    Specially delicious the following pintxos: txangurro, bacalao, foie
  • Juan M.
    El de txagurro es impresionante! Llore de la alegría. Pura pirotecnia gastronómica
    Upvoted Jan 28
  • Jou C.
    Jou CarreraDecember 10, 2016
    #Pintxos de Txangurro, Foie y Bacalao
  • Roi V.
    Roi VivazOctober 11, 2016
    El txangurro, el taco de atún. Ñam
  • Jose Ignacio N.
    Jose Ignacio NavarroSeptember 15, 2016
    Excelente barra de pintxos. Los mejores el de txangurro y el de foie. De los mejores sitios de Bilbao. Muy recomendable aunque a veces muy lleno de gente
  • Rafa Q.
    Rafa QuijanoJuly 12, 2016
    Gildas y pintxos de centolla. Para poner en un cuadrito.
  • Angela A.
    Angela AmerMay 25, 2016
    (Pintxo de txangurro)
  • Kilian B.
    Kilian BarreraMay 14, 2016
    Todo muy bueno!
  • Marsh M.
    Marsh MallowMarch 19, 2016
    Algo sobrevalorado. Su pincho estrella, txangurro gratinado, está rico pero muy pesado y grasiento. Además, los gratinados están fríos por dentro. El resto no tienen nada de especial.
  • Michelle W.
    Michelle WorganMarch 11, 2016
    Pintxos buenísimos. Probé los de txangurro gratinado, sepia en su tinta gratinado, tartaleta de queso y queso fundido con foie.
  • Miguel Angel G.
    Miguel Angel Gras PardoFebruary 13, 2016
    Me encanto....
  • Jordi S.
    Jordi SerralDecember 15, 2015
    Para un buen tapeo, enfrente de la Biblioteca...😉
  • Leti L.
    Leti LtciaOctober 26, 2015
    Él pintxo de txangurro está increíble!!
  • Jose Manuel A.
    Jose Manuel AOctober 10, 2015
    Changurro buenísimo y alcachofas en tempura.
  • Carlos F.
    Carlos FernándezSeptember 19, 2015
    Txangurro, obligatorio
  • maite a.
    maite aAugust 18, 2015
    El foie, el atun y el txangurro don definitivamente una buena opcion
  • Adriana R.
    Adriana RubioAugust 11, 2015
    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
  • Fernando M.
    Fernando MenéndezJuly 29, 2015
    De los mejores pintxos de Bilbao
  • Elena D.
    Elena D.June 12, 2015
    Pintxos para chuparse los dedos!!
  • İlker E.
    İlker ErgenMay 30, 2015
    Bence karşısındaki bardan daha uygun fiyatlı ve sıcak bir yer. Çok tapas yemedik ama yediklerimiz güzeldi. Buraya daha fazla lokal geliyor sanki.
  • Luis
    LuisMay 16, 2015
    Exquisitos pintxos gratinados. El "pintxo art" de atún rojo con cebolla confitada sublime
  • Maria M.
    Maria MacuaApril 29, 2015
    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
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