There are numerous options for places to eat in Zarautz. One of the most famous restaurants in the town is Karlos Arguiñano, a high-quality establishment where they cook traditional food with innovative methods. It also offers a seasonal tasting menu. We recommend the pil-pil cod with kokotxas.
On the outskirts of the town, you’ll find the restaurant Aiten Etxe, near the highway that runs to Getaria. We highly recommend this restaurant if you’re visiting Zarautz. It has a strong nautical theme, so much of its menu consists of fresh fish and shellfish produced by local fishermen. It also offers great views of the beach and dishes such as grilled sea brim and oysters.
Otzarreta is a traditional-looking place where you can get trendy cuisine with a local touch, and their food is made form fresh, high-quality ingredients. It has a regular menu as well as a specials menu, and you can rent out the restaurant for big celebrations like weddings or similar occasions. The grilled fish is particularly good.
Gure Txokoa is another establishment to keep in mind when visiting Zarautz. It serves local cuisine, and it uses seasonal ingredients from around the area. You can get luxurious lamb chops and scrambled egg with mushrooms here.