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Meet The Chef Behind Our El Bar del Mercado
Meet The Chef Behind Our El Bar del Mercado

Meet The Chef Behind Our El Bar del Mercado

Imagine a place where you can enjoy fresh, local products with all of your senses, cooked in such a way that will transport you to distant lands … or just around the corner.

Our new project, El Bar del Mercado (San Martín), is a place just like that, and chef Mateus Mendes is at the forefront.

A New Pop-Up Bar In San Sebastián’s San Martín Market
A New Pop-Up Bar In San Sebastián’s San Martín Market

A New Pop-Up Bar In San Sebastián’s San Martín Market

We have some news…. our pop-up bar in San Sebastián is now OPEN!

El Bar del Mercado sits in the heart of the bustling San Martín market, the local favorite. Tucked right into this daily din and local flavor, our pop-up bar offers seasonal dishes inspired by our unique location.

Top 10 Dishes You Have To Try In San Sebastián
Top 10 Dishes You Have To Try In San Sebastián

Top 10 Dishes You Have To Try In San Sebastián

If you’ve made it to this beautiful town nestled on Spain’s northwest coast, chances are you’ve heard about the food. With more Michelin stars per capita than anywhere else in the world, plus a barrage of tempting pintxo bars crowding the atmospheric streets of the old town, San Sebastián is a culinary capital that has a ton to offer when it comes to all things gastronomical. Foodies flock here, chefs love to eat here, and even novices come away with a new understanding of food as culture.