David Barral put Levante ahead from close range but a couple of half-time substitutions from Bilbao manager Ernesto Valverde altered the flow of the match.
Getafe remain in sixth after being held 1-1 at home by promoted Elche, Richmond Boakye cancelling out Pedro Leon's first-half strike for the hosts.
Rayo Vallecano moved off the bottom of the table after battling to a 2-0 win over Celta de Vigo.
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- Ernesto Valverde
- Aritz Aduriz
- Keylor Navas
- Mikel Rico