Culinary Center


Join us on a journey of epicurean discovery at the hotel’s new 500-square-foot culinary and wine center, which includes a private bodega. Ignite a passion and fascination for Basque cuisine with such distinguished classes as mastering the art of Iberian ham carving, creating authentic pintxos, and understanding the science of wine pairing.

Mimo San Sebastian

Cooking School

Mimo San Sebastián welcomes you as a group of young people all with the same passion and fascination for authentic Basque Cuisine and its culinary heritage, with the desire to share this epicurean know-how with all food curious. Join us on a journey of culinary discovery with the new culinary and wine center of Mimo San Sebastian at the Hotel Maria Cristina.

Gastronomic Tours

These tours are designed to enjoy the Basque cuisine. You will join a small group of a maximum 10 guests, to maximise the quality of the experience. You will be accompanied by one guide, fluent in English and Spanish.

Mimo Gourmet Shop

Mimo Gourmet Shop

Delight yourself with exquisite Mimo at the hotel’s gourmet shop. Evocative scents of local produce and enlightening colors of exceptional Basque and Spanish products will spark your palate for an unforgettable culinary experience.