Our Cider House
The Astarbe experience starts in the earth. Quality raw materials are brought into the kitchen where they are transformed using the wisdom passed down through generations. Enjoy our traditional menu or sample the different dishes on offer.
This authentic Basque ritual is an opportunity to immerse yourself in our culture and become part of it. Our staff, our caring chefs and our knowledgeable txotxeros (the people who open the barrels) are at your service. Enjoy!
Experience the culture around us, be part of it. On our guided tours you’ll discover first-hand the secrets which surround this ancient drink.
The legend of cider
Hebrews, Greeks, Romans, Vikings, Celts and Christians all talked about the apple in their legends. A symbol of beauty, of eternal life, and of sin, the apple is the most controversial fruit in all of European mythology. Let’s sample its history,