Gastronomical Societies or Txokos

>>Gastronomical Societies or Txokos

Discover San Sebastian offer you an exclusive experience at one of San Sebastian’s renowned Gastronomic Societies or Txoko as they are known in Basque.

Sociedades Gastronómicas
The privately owned Gastronomic societies are a cornerstone of Basque dining tradition and have existed in San Sebastian for over a century. They are a members only clubs for people who are passionate about cooking to meet, cook together talk, play cards and often sing within a private friendly atmosphere. The kitchens are equipped to a professional standard and these societies can only be accessed by members of by special invitation.

The food prepared in the Gastronomy Societies have their main emphasis on the quality of the fresh ingredients and on sharing high quality meals with friends and family.

They are a truly Basque experience that should not be missed.

The tour includes:

  • Visit the farmers market.
  • A meal with drinks in a Gastronomic society situated within the old Town of San Sebastian.

Privated tours

To book an exclusive private tour please contact us in advance.

Tour duration

3 hours


Parte Vieja (Old Town)


165€ per person (minimum 2 people).

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