San Sebastian has gained a worldwide reputation with its vibrant culinary scene. Alongside classy restaurants, the Basque city has an increasing number of bustling brunch and breakfast spots. Bakeries and cafes all over the city seek to lure in visitors with the smell of freshly baked pastries and croissants. We’ve gathered together the best spots to indulge in a hearty breakfast.
Follow the smell of fresh bread and other sweet treats and you’ll find Zabala Kafetak tucked away on a street corner. The menu offers good coffee and numerous pastries filled with jam, berries or cheese. Not only are its baked goods incredibly tasty but reasonably priced too.
The traditional Spanish tapas bar offers numerous breakfast pintxos as well as more traditional dishes such as croissants and sandwiches. The friendly staff are accommodating and make their guests feel right at home. The interior features funky art prints and offers a relaxed atmosphere. Santana Café is situated just over the bridge from San Sebastian’s Kursaal and overlooks the river, making it one of the most scenic spots for a cup of coffee whilst watching the city come to life.
The charming Chocolaterie serves the best churros con chocolate in town. Santa Lucia serves a range of different breakfast staples from scrambled eggs with bacon to toast and warm beverages, all carefully prepared with high quality ingredients. It’s a simple place to enjoy some delicious food.
Santa Lucia, Puerto Kalea, 6, Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Spain, +34 943 42 50 19
Hogar Dulce Hogar
With a contemporary design, simple wooden furniture and leather sofas, you immediately feel at home here. Hogar Dulce Hogar is renowned for its quality breakfasts and baked goods which feature treats such as artisan croissants, pastries and other sweet treats. A particular highlight are the flavored coffees which range from a donut latte to a muffin cappuccino.
Hogar Dulce Hogar, Bermingham Kalea, 1, Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Spain, +34 943 24 66 81
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