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Victor Montes Restaurante

Plaza Nueva 8, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 15 70 67
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (35 reviews)
“ham” (6 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Nueva 8, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel in Bilbao. We visited on a Saturday evening about 8.30. The Plaza was buzzing and the restaurant had a great atmosphere. My food, the filet mignon was excellent, unfortunately my husbands fish was good but not quite...More

Thank Kate N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great mixed salad, padrones ( small green peppers), white asparagus and grilled prawns. Tasty and more than enough for two. Impression that the restaurant was a little overwhelmed when we arrived for our 10pm reservation. At 11pm the air conditioning was switched off and we...More

Thank jlmh46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended to us and I believe to a lot of other people too with the amount of people there a nice place to eat and relax after a long day

Thank Blevo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Victor Montes is tucked away in one of the corners of plaza nueva. The interior is beautiful, very authentic, the ambiance lively. The food we had was very good. We had the T-bone steak for two, it was very good. Service is good considering how...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What more could you really ask for. Fabulous bar. Great service, Great food and memorable experience. Try it !

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

afternoon wine with local specialities.Mix of locals and ex pats present. Wine was good. Do not mix it up with another Victor cafe where the wine was awful. Will go back if I can

Thank Brian038_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the tapas - truly well prepared and delicious. Great service, reasonable price. Don't be put off by the fancy exterior or granite counters - they are proof of long term quality and happy customers. We ate at 2 other tapas places in Plaza...More

Thank 8Peter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tucked away under the arches at Plaza Nueva, this cafe bar is beautifully decorated. The shelves are full of exciting bottles of alcohol from all around the globe. It's really old style inside but the display of pintxo/tapas is just gorgeous. All the ones we...More

Thank Jeannie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had scallops and mixed "croqetas" for starter. Then sirloin and duck for mains. The food was very nice; tasty and tender. The service as well was very good; attentive, friendly, but not intrusive. We'll come back to this place!

Thank KentKristiansen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a terrific meal in here. Beware of the portion sizes as both starters and mains were all on the large size.

Thank Brian J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Nueva 8, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao>  > Bilbo Zaharra
  • Neighbourhood: Bilbo Zaharra
  • Phone Number: +34 944 15 70 67
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