Looking out over the Urumea River and Victoria Eugenia Theater, Hotel Maria Cristina’s restaurant outlets offer top-tier service in an enchanting atmosphere. Around the town, the colorful flavors of Basque cuisine waft through the stone streets. In reverence to the region’s fresh flavors, restaurants combine their seasonal á la carte menus—crafted according to daily market produce—with classic fresh fish and meat dishes.

A gastronomic paradise, the 16 Michelin starred city offers not only fine dining, but also local cuisine including renowned carveries and cider houses, and the celebrated specialty, pintxos: small portions of food served at bars for tapas or snacks. To taste them in their authentic environs, head to San Sebastian´s Casco Viejo.

Our concierge is pleased to assist with restaurant recommendations and reservations.


Maria Cristina Breakfast

The tempting selection includes fresh fruit, Basque cheeses, smoked salmon, a wide variety of hot dishes and, for Asian guests, Congee soup. All bread, cakes and fruit pastries are baked in-house each morning.

Open for breakfast

Dress code: No Bathing Suits


Café Saigon

Café Saigon is a unique space, with spectacular views over the historic Victoria Eugenia Theatre, offering a famed Asian menu, with specialties from Indochina, Japan or Vietnam amongst others.

Open for lunch and dinner

Phone: +34 943 42 66 89


DRY San Sebastián

Dry Bar is a sophisticated space where you can enjoy afternoon tea, classic and signature cocktails, and a wide variety of traditional Spanish tapas or main courses.

Open for lunch and dinner

Dress code: Smart Casual

Phone: +34 943 43 76 00

Dry Bar Dry San Sebastian Bar - Cocktail


Ezcaray by Francis Paniego

Experience the Michelin stared dishes Rioja Cuisine Ambassador, Francis Paniego, in our Summer Pop Up Restaurant in San Sebastian, opening on next July 1st in Hotel Maria Cristina. More information and reservations: reservations.hmc@luxurycollection.com

Open for lunch and dinner

Dress code: Smart Casual

Phone: +34 943 43 76 00

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Mimo Gourmet Shop

Mimo Gourmet Shop

Delight yourself with exquisite delicatessen from Mimo San Sebastian at the recently opened gourmet shop, within the hotel. Evocative scents of local produce, lush aromas and enlightening colors of exceptional Basque and Spanish products will spark your palate, for an unforgettable culinary experience.

Dining Services

Room service, 24-hour

Room service


Buffet breakfast, fee from 36.30 EUR

Other, 0.5 MILES

Astelena 1997

Ander Gonzalez is leading this restaurant located in Euskal Herria Street. The cuisine is based on local, fresh produce that does not forget the new Basque winds. They really take care of the product, process and presentation.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +34 943 42 58 67

Other, 0.1 MILES

Casa Urola

Historic restaurant located in the Old Town founded in 1956 and run since the summer of 2012 by the chef Paul Loureiro Rodil. Modernized cuisine in which the product is enhanced with the flavor of charcoal grilling, the hallmark of this establishment.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +34 943 44 13 71

Mediterranean, 1.1 MILES

KATA4 Oyster Bar

This oyster bar and restaurant features fresh Mediterranean seafood with a beautiful view of gardens.

Dress code: Casual

Mediterranean, 1 MILES

Bodega Donostiarra

This restaurant is great for enjoying tapas and wine in the San Sebastián area.

Dress code: Casual