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El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant

Carretera N-260, Km. 30.200, 17491, Peralada, Spain
+34 972 53 81 21
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Carretera N-260, Km. 30.200, 17491, Peralada, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place looks nice and when we arrived it was fairly busy so we expected something decent despite the all you can eat format. However, there was not much that we could actually eat... dishes look nice on the counter but when you try the...More

Thank AnnaKappaYpsylon
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago
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Gracias por su visita y lo sentimos que no le haya gustado

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Have returned every year for the past three years to sample the delightful array of Catalan dishes.Probably the best ever but, make sure you book for a Sunday lunch as it is inundated with French. Very varied dishes including shell fish, meats, hot or cold.And...More

Thank Tony J
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017
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Gracias por su agradable opinion y le esperamos en otra ocasion

Reviewed 22 August 2017

This nice place, on the main road from the sea to Figueres, but in the middle of nowhere is worth a visit if one is hungry or wants to try the various dishes of Catalonia. Many varied Tapas, many main courses and a large number...More

Thank UbErich F
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017
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Gracias por su visita y hasta pronto

Reviewed 14 August 2017

I think this is the best Buffet in Costa Brava. You have a huge choice of dishes for a vey affordable price.

Thank Josep V
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017
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Gracias por su visita y le esperamos en otra ocasion

Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have driven past this busy restaurant but until tonight never been inside. It proved that we have been mistaken in the past because went tonight to enjoy the best value we have had in ten years in Catalunya. Wide choice of three courses plus...More

Thank Mike V
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017
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Muchas gracias por su visita y le esperamos en otra ocacion

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Back again for another farewell lunch before taking friends to Girona Airport & the Sunday system was as good as ever: cava or sangria as apero choices then all the usual range of delicious dishes, all freshly cooked & regularly replenished. It works so well...More

Thank Marstefi
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A highly popular buffet liure (all you can eat buffet) which caters for hordes of visitors, many from France (including me). There is continuous service from midday, dozens upon dozens of different dishes, starters, puddings, all with a predominantly Catalan cuisine, so lots of fish...More

Thank Misterfish66
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017
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Gracias por su estupenda opinion y les esperamos en otra ocasion

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Amazing choice of good, freshly cooked, continually replaced food. By far the best buffet lunch we've eaten in Spain. The bill was under €17 a head, including sangria, wine and coffee. Recommended.

Thank FudCondat
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017
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Gracias por su agradable visita y les esperamos en otra ocasion

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were told about this restaurant by the rental office, and we we're reluctant to go, but after reading the reviews we decided to try it. It's not a place you could go 3 or 4 times when on holidays as you'll walk out feeling...More

Thank downthunder
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017
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Gracias por su visita y hasta pronto

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were recommended to try this restaurant by friends. At first we were reluctant to try a buffet style venue, as we have such a wonderful choice of restaurants in the area. However we were absolutely won over by El Jou Vell and we are...More

Thank David C
Santicomas, Propietario at El Jou Vell Bufet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017
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Buenas tardes Gracias por su amable critica y les estamos muy agradecidos por su visita Les esperamos en otra ocasion...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera N-260, Km. 30.200, 17491, Peralada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Peralada
  • Phone Number: +34 972 53 81 21
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