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El Cafe D'en Victor

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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12 Tapineria, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 10 28 72
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08:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

OMG what a crappy experience. And we only went for a drink! The poor people who come for dinner, I can't imagine! They wouldn't bring our change. Had to ask twice to a "snotty" response! Well, no tip for you! There are so many good places to eat...keep walking, you will find them!

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Thank getoutthere_Toronto
Johannesburg, South Africa
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189 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped here for dinner before going to a show and were not disappointed. We ordered tapas and cava sangria. Both were excellent. The wait staff were very friendly and attentive and we felt very well looked after.

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Thank EmJayBV
Lanton, France
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257 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

The staff are friendly, although very little English is spoken. If you have a few words of French it helps (although the menus are in English). A three course meal for 12 euros including a bon wine. The staff are friendly and the place is clean. The first visit the food and service was a 5. The second a 3.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Very good price and food for launch. Right besides the cathedral building. Good food and nice place. Highly recommend.

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Thank Eduardas R
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The service and food is Amazing. Good menu choices and the prices are extremely reasonable. Lunch time offers very good. Staff friendly. Amazing bread. Soft and fluffy. Traditional Spanish menu. Menu is several languages.

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Malton, North Yorkshire
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Just returned from a few days in Barcelona, went to this restaurant as it was situated near the Cathedral and was in a good location. We arrived just in time for the lunch time menu which was on offer at 12Euros (but cost more to sit outside) and if we had only wanted a drink we would have been made... More 

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Vancouver
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701 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 644 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This restaurant is located beside the Gaudi Interpretative Center and nearby to the Cathedral and History Museum in the Old Town. We enjoyed our lunch inside the spacious, clean, air conditioned restaurant rather than eat outside in the heat for an extra charge. We had no trouble ordering as the menu was in English and the waiter spoke English too.... More 

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Milton keynes
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Oh dear oh dear we decided to stop for a drink mid afternoon, unfortunately we chose this Cafe, I ordered a Chocolate which was not what you would expect from Spain I thought I was back in England a weak watery drink, hubby was wise and ordered a beer, they could not spoil that one, staff really didn't want to... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

It is always so hard to find a great place for lunch in touristic city but we found a paradise with great service,damn delicious food and most importantly great service by Mr.Julio.He suggested us the best and we had a great lunch offer in 12 euros per person which included delicious Seafood Paella and then cod fish with beans.Just awesome... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It was already mentioned above. It was disaster from the beginning to end. Food was average and overpriced. Unbelievable they are charging you that you decided rather to stay outside than inside. I haven't seen more unfriendly staff like I witnessed there. A trap for tourists but really try to avoid it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Tapineria, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 10 28 72

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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