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La Castanya

Calle Escudellers, 30, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 936 39 78 27
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (118 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Escudellers, 30, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

We visit la castanya in our first day in Barcelona ,and everything was really delicious,we ordered some tapas that was not as the usual but really tasty,the location is central and easy to find it.Αlso the service was excellent !!!!its worth a visit !!!

Thank m88_t
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

New address is Carrer Nou de la Rambla 35. They didn't update Tripadvisor and looks something completely different. Went there and walked away.

Thank Marco P
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Castanya has been moved to calle nou de la rambla n 35 just 5 minutes away they have the same gastronomy even better place to stay always 100% gluten free La castanya se a mudado en calle nou de rambla n 35 con el mismo...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We are here after a recommendation from a friend in Australia and were very impressed- probably the best tapas in our Barcelona experience. We let the waitress recommend her favourite dishes and ordered these, the chicken croquettes being a favourite (particularly the interesting serving). The...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed July 11, 2017

The service and the food was absolutely amazing, we asked the staff to choose everything for us and the recommendations were spot on. GO, TRY, ENJOY!!!

Thank Missy R
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a Sunday night having read reviews on trip advisor. We chose to eat at the bar as we fancied the idea of watching the chef prepare our food. I'm pregnant and the waitress told us what I could(n't) have. My absolute...More

Thank VickyAlebon
Reviewed July 2, 2017

We decided against our first choice when we arrived and it was the size of a wardrobe, so wandering around the gothic quarter with Tripadvisor on our phone we stumbled across La Castanya. Most good tapas places are rammed with queues outside but there were...More

Thank Fandango11
Reviewed July 1, 2017

We happened upon this restaurant because of TripAdvisor reviews. When we got there, it was fairly empty and, for us, we don't see that as a good sign. We gave it try anyhow, and were pleasantly surprised. It was one of our most fun meals...More

Thank denversportmom1214
Reviewed June 30, 2017

Food was amazingly flavorful and a great value. Everyone from the waiter to the head chef made us feel extremely welcome. Dont miss this hidden gem if you are visiting Barcelona.

Thank Mario G
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend - all of the food was exceptional and we were lucky enough to have the head chef serve us at the bar and talk through each of the courses. Fantastic authentic tapas in the heart of the amazing Gothic Quarter!

Thank Daniel H
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
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Escudellers, 30, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Phone Number: +34 936 39 78 27
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