Taberna Plaza Nueva, Bilbao

4.0
Marvel at the impressive neoclassical architecture of Taberna Plaza Nueva. Built in 1821, this square serves as an iconic landmark and is the central point of the city, featuring shops, restaurants, and accommodations. Wander through the arched entrances to the enclosed plaza, admiring the beautiful arcaded buildings. Don’t miss trying pintxos, or small appetizers of the local Basque cuisine, at one of the many bars that line the plaza. On Sundays the plaza hosts a traditional flea market and is a great place to find eccentric souvenirs. Put Taberna Plaza Nueva at the forefront of your travel plans using our Bilbao attractions planning website.
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  • The main building on the square is occupied by the Royal Basque language Academy. Try to pronounce its name Euskaltzaindia in Basque and you will understand that this language should be taught by an.....  more »
  • Great pintxo selection from the bars surrounding this typically Spanish square (but call it Basque to avoid offending locals) Gets a bit too much weekends when families kids and loud drinkers take...  more »
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  • Do not go here. We were incredibly overcharged for a couple of drinks and pintxos even taking into account you’re on a plaza.
  • Looks amazing !!! Taste great, poor music though , not very classic but it’s a nice place

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