Taberna Plaza Nueva, Bilbao

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Landmark · Tourist Spot
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 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. Put Taberna Plaza Nueva at the forefront of your travel plans using our Bilbao attractions planning website.
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  • We visited during the week of Aste Nagusia in August 2019. Plaza Nueva was an epicenter of Basque music and dance. Yet even without the music and dance, the picturesque plaza, ringed by various...  more »
  • 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 »
  • 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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