Thursdays of food - Best Pintxo Bar in Spain

Hold in Alicante, Valencia Autonomous Region, the Spanish Gastronomy Congress gives every year a prize for the Best Pintxo Bar in Spain.

This prize has been given to different bars on these last years, but most of them are in the Basque Region. 

This is the list of winers in the last years:
 2011 Marmitaco, Vitoria-Gasteiz
 2010 Joël Restaurant Bistronomic, Valencia
 2009 Bitoque de Albia, Bilbao
 2008 Café Niza, Pamplona
 2007 A Fuego Negro, San Sebastian
 2006 Sagartoki, Vitoria-Gasteiz
 2005 Sagartoki, Vitoria-Gasteiz

2011 Best Pintxo Bar in Spain has been awarded to the Bar Marmitaco of Vitoria-Gasteiz.This bar has a very nice and imaginative menu of pintxos available as well in their restaurant area.
A truly wonderful experience to see your food to flourish!

It is to be noticed that Vitoria-Gasteiz has a great presence on this list as 3 restaurants have been directly awarded and the chef of A Fuego Negro in 2007 and the chef of Café Niza in 2008 are from Vitoria-Gasteiz and they are running now their own bars in Vitoria-Gasteiz: Hordago and Rodaballo.