Cheapest restaurants in Bilbao: delicious food at affordable prices

Visit the cheapest restaurants in Bilbao
Visit the cheapest restaurants in Bilbao
Bilbao's gastronomy is rich and varied, and there are cheap restaurants that offer delicious food in Bilbao
Cheapest restaurants in Bilbao: delicious food at affordable prices

We offer you a selection of the best cheap restaurants in Bilbao, where you can try traditional Basque food and enjoy the city's famous pintxos without breaking the bank.

If you are looking for options to eat well and cheaply in Bilbao, continue reading this article. Discover our recommendations and let yourself be seduced by the flavors of Bilbao.

  1. Pentxo Restaurant
  2. Bikandi Etxea
  3. Casa Leotta
  4. Plaza Unamuno Bar
  5. Periflu Bar
  6. La Viña del Ensanche
  7. Kalí Órexi by Labocatorio

Pentxo Restaurant

Located in the Old Town of Bilbao, it offers an excellent option for those looking for a place to stop during their walk. In the cafeteria on the ground floor, you can find a wide variety of pintxos, mixed dishes and homemade hamburgers, among others.

On the first floor is the restaurant, which offers a daily menu with a wide variety of dishes, well prepared and in generous quantities. The service is correct and attentive and the quality-price ratio is good; Plus, the homemade food is exquisite. It is advisable to book in advance, as the place is usually full.


Bikandi Etxea

It is a place recommended by its customers for its good homemade food and excellent value for money. The menu of the day is very affordable and has a wide variety of elaborate dishes in generous quantities. The service is close and familiar, which makes customers feel at home.

The place is small, but comfortable, although it is recommended to reserve in advance, but this does not prevent customers from enjoying a delicious and abundant meal. In addition, the homemade desserts are highly valued by the diners who attend. Bikandi Etxea is a recommended place for those looking for good food at a cheap price and in a family atmosphere.

Casa Leotta

Casa Leotta is an Italian restaurant that offers good food at cheap prices and friendly, professional service. They use quality ingredients, such as hand-made dough and products imported directly from Italy.


Recommended dishes include Pizza, Italian Cheese and Sausage Board, Pinsa Olivia, Tomato and Burrata Salad, Tiramisu and House Appetizer. The atmosphere is cozy and calm, the value for money is excellent.

Plaza Unamuno Bar

Barra de pintxos en en bar Plaza Unamuno
Barra de pintxos en en bar Plaza Unamuno

It is a modern café-bar located in Plaza de Unamuno, in the old town of Bilbao. It has a large terrace and offers a variety of pintxos, mixed drinks, breakfasts, coffees and teas at reasonable prices. Customers praise the variety and flavor of the pintxos and tortillas, as well as the quality of the coffee.

the service is friendly and attentive. The terrace is a highlight of the place, and has a pleasant atmosphere to enjoy good company and delicious food.

Periflu Bar

The bar is very central and is a classic on Ledesma Street, offering a wide variety of pintxos of excellent quality and exceptional customer service. The prepared tortillas and marianitos stand out especially, as well as the friendliness and friendliness of the staff.

The atmosphere is cozy and it has a terrace. The price is affordable and the quality-price ratio is very good. It is a highly recommended place to enjoy good food and have a pleasant time.

La Viña del Ensanche

The La Viña del Ensanche Bar is a traditional bar with an authentic and local experience since 1927. It offers a select menu of dishes and tapas, with specialties such as acorn-fed Iberian ham and high quality products. The atmosphere is unmistakable, with original furniture and a "tasca" character that makes it unique.

The service is impeccable, with friendly and fast waiters, although it is best to book in advance. The prices are reasonable, and the site offers great quality. Recommended dishes include grilled hake, mini egg skillet with foie gras and mashed potatoes, and cheesecake.

Kalí Órexi by Labocatorio

Irresistible plato de Kali Orexi
Irresistible plato de Kali Orexi

This Greek restaurant offers an authentic and affordable dining experience, with excellent value for money. The dishes are delicious and generous, ideal for sharing. The service is fast and efficient, and the waiters advise you at all times.

The atmosphere is cozy, although it is advisable to make a reservation in advance, as the place fills up easily. In addition, it has vegetarian and vegan options, and is suitable for children. In short, if you are looking for an economical and different option to eat in Bilbao, this restaurant is highly recommended.