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La Castanya

Calle Escudellers, 30, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 936 67 16 17
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (96 reviews)
“osso bucco” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Escudellers, 30, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Different tapas, nicely elaborated. My only "but" about food would be that it is a little bit expensive, but was delicious. Service is nice but was a bit slow.

Thank BDN100
Reviewed 5 days ago

Heard about this place from a friend who'd been and decided to try it on our one night in Barcelona. Great suggestion. Atmosphere is excellent as a tapas bar, staff is very helpful and knowledgeable. We had several seafood and meat dishes and all were...More

Thank abandcb
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had read reviews about La Castanya on TripAdvisor which is why I booked a table for dinner during our trip as I wanted somewhere with great Tapas in the Gothic Quarter (it was very busy the night we went so I would recommend booking)....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went based on trip advisor reviews and I was disappointed. They didn't have as many choices of tapas as I had hoped. They did have a steak with lavender smoke presented creatively. But all in all, I would skip it.

Thank Namrata J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was remarkable and the servers seemed excited to share their establishment with us -- although it was a little chaotic and we weren't sure who our server was. The polenta was amazing and the smoked snapper was really fun to experience all of...More

Thank Zach S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here after scouring TripAdvisor and it was brilliant. I would suggest heading here around 9:30pm when the atmosphere is picking up and sitting at the bar where the chef preps the cold tapas. It's a highly original Spanish menu and very good value...More

Thank Lewis H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A real nice place to have typical but although originally done food. You will really enjoy it ! Moreover, the area is great!

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tapas were fabulous and beautifully presented. We walked in off the street and were treated so well by the lovely staff.

Thank tessadole
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was so surprised. Just went by this place and did not think it was anything special but I was so surprised. Really good food and cool staff!

Thank Chrastajn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely service made our day! The waitress was amazingly supportive and had great advice! The food was reasonably priced and delicious! Highly recommended

Thank Kristjan J
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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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Brigitte M
Hola : ¿Tienen lugar para un grupo de 54 personas? Salu2 de Brigitte
7 March 2017|
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Response from matteobertozzi2004 | Property representative |
Claro, llámame directamente al 681132678.
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Anne-Catherine D
Bonjour ! Proposez-vous des repas pour le déjeuner de Noël. Nous sommes 11. Merci
21 December 2016|
Response from matteobertozzi2004 | Property representative |
Hola, en Navidad estamos abiertos, pero nos queda sitio para 11 solo a mediodía. Reserva directamente al 936 671 617
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Annarita L
Siete aperti il 31 dicembre a cena? Menù alla carta o fisso? Grazie
16 December 2016|
Response from matteobertozzi2004 | Property representative |
Siamo aperti, hai le due opzioni!! Ricorda prenotare al più presto!! Siamo quasi pieni.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Brunch, 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
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:30
18:00 - 02:30
18:00 - 02:30
18:00 - 02:30
18:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Escudellers, 30, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 936 67 16 17
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