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L'Amfora

Avenida del Parallel, 184 | Metro L3, ESPANA, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
+34 626 84 63 69
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Avenida del Parallel, 184 | Metro L3, ESPANA, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ordered the seafood platter, stuffed spider crab, and king prawn and salmon salad. Everything was fresh, tasty and in great portions!!! Some members of staff were a bit inexperienced but everyone was very polite and attentive. Had a fantastic dinner with my parents. Highly...More

Thank WillH_London2014
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Juicy, flaky, and delicious. A house speciality! I highly recommend this dish and this restaurant! Owner, Oriol, was wonderful, got us a table on a very busy Sunday night.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friday evening visit which meant a busy restaurant even at the relatively early time of 8:15pm. Place was popular with mostly tourists. Best to reserve in advance. Ordered a starter of clams followed by paella. While the seafood was fresh, both dishes came out very...More

Thank SammyF1oyd
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our experience at Lamfora made our holiday in Barcelona even more memorable. We went there on our 3rd night and we just had to end off our last night by going back again. Manuel recommended a wonderful white wine and it was perfect. I had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again, we were lucky enough to be greeted and served by the owner. Service was excellent aside from one waiter/bus person who seemed so overly rushed that he spilled wine (while refilling glasses) and clearing plates. But the food was amazing. I had cod...More

Thank Stevej95060
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went this place with my friend but treat with bad manners and rude staff. No one wanna take us in or welcome our visiting even a glance.

Thank Jimmyontheground
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there as it was rated top 6th paella restaurant in Barcelona, so I had got to try it. Real Valencia rice was used. Good sign from the get go. All excellent ingredients used. Not a cheap meal but well worth it. Server Manual...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We aren't fish people but they had plenty of options. The veal sirloin in pepper sauce was one of the best I've ever had. The house wine was very nice also.

Thank smitsta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a amazing night at L'Amfora. We ordered all types of paella and this was the best paella we have tasted. The servers are very professional and fun. Thanks for us, we totally recommend this restaurant.

Thank Ingibjörg E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manuel made excellent suggestions for our selection of tapas, and this combined with the amazing food and drinks made for a fantastic experience our first night in Barcelona.

Thank Ambarrow
Nearby
Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
...More
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I did not use the website, but booking through the tripadviser app worked just fine
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Response from tukharam7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they accept big Groups. We were 22pax and had to call to 0034626846369 or 0034933253427 To do the booking cause Its really difficult to get a table.we loved the expeience at this place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$32 - US$118
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida del Parallel, 184 | Metro L3, ESPANA, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Raval
  • Neighbourhood: El Raval
  • Phone Number: +34 626 84 63 69
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Description
Welcome to the L'Amfora! Have an authentic catalan and mediterranean experience. Enjoy a beautiful maritime environment with your people while you savor our tapas selection, traditional paellas, exquisite grilled meats and the most selected seafood from our tank. Obviously, do not miss our typical desserts and our popular sangria of Catalan cava. Furthermore, we have private meeting rooms for groups, vegetarian and vegan multiple options and children menus. We are located next to de crowded España square, The Congress Palace and The Magic Fountain of Montjuic. We work with all our love, tradition, dedication and passion to improve daily and make you happier.
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