After you’ve finished a long and enjoyable day on the slope, you’ll likely have worked up something of an appetite and it’s well served by the Spanish tradition that’s known as Pintxo Pote in Baqueira. Pintxo Pote takes places all across Northern Spain on one particular night of the week. In Baqueira Beret that night is a Tuesday.
So, what exactly is Pintxo Pote? Well, it’s a night of the week where various bars in the town offer a selection of fantastic local wines and beers along with a pintxo, a Spanish word for small snacks that are eaten in bars. There is typically just a small fixed price involved too, around €2-3. And it’s a
Where to Look
Finding establishments offering Pintxo-Pote on Tuesday evenings in Baqueira Beret and along the Valley (Artíes, Vielha…) is quite simple. You’ll soon discover that those who do will often put out signs outside to advertise the fact. You’ll always be assured of some truly mouthwatering and interesting culinary fare, as each bar will have its own particular take on the tradition. So be prepared to try something new and interesting!
What Time Does Pintxo Pote Occur?
Whilst the times that Pintxo Pote will happen in Baqueira Beret and the Valley will vary from bar to bar, it generally gets underway at about 7 pm and goes on until around 11 pm – or until the food and drink on offer runs out. As you walk in you’ll find the Pintxo Pote selection offered lined up on the bar’s counter ready for customers to tuck in.
Pintxo Pote is a popular event in Baqueira Beret, so you’ll find it to be a well attended social affair. Whatever you eat and drink on the night, you’re assured of a time you’ll likely never forget.
If you want to try this experience in a hassle-free way, you can book with us your own guided Pintxo Pote Experience.