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El Portalon

Carrer Dels Banys Nous 20 | Street Dels Banys Nous 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 02 11 87
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (28 reviews)
“tapas” (53 reviews)
“trout” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Carrer Dels Banys Nous 20 | Street Dels Banys Nous 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in the middle of the afternoon, outside meal hours and were served beautiful, flavorful interesting food at a reasonable price. We wanted a place away from the tourists and found it here. Real, authentic food.

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of over 2o people. The food was absolutely amazing and they managed my very special dietary requirements perfectly. We had such a good time, such a lot to eat and drink - we were merry. The service was impeccable. When I...More

Thank Scenic253914
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled across El Portalon on a lazy Sunday afternoon while looking for an authentic Spanish meal. We were not disappointed. The service was prompt and enthusistic and the restaurant has a historic and authentic ambience. We ordered a range of tapas dishes and all...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wet evening in Barcelona (again!) we were able to get one of the last tables available. Perhaps because it was so busy the service seemed a bit slow as if they were under-staffed. We were pleased with our choices of tapas some different dishes...More

Thank CarolMM1953
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having found this restaurant through reviews we found it by walking through narrow pathways. Wasn’t that busy when we arrived but serving staff very helpful in explaining menu. Choose selection of tapas starters followed by lamb and beef mains. Very tasty Catalunyan red wine followed...More

Thank Angela N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner with my boyfriend here after walking for hours in Bari Gothic! The place looked authentic and I was expecting the food to be quite good! Unfortunately we were greatly disappointed! The quality of the food is very poor! On top of that...More

Thank nouvelle86
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the paella menu which was great value at 22 euros. Prawn green salad, any paella and the dessert. Kids had some tapas and enjoyed it. Staff attentive and friendly. Good price. Good food.

Thank kevin R
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Food was just amazing. Quickly cooked and served and was delicious. All ate various dishes but the potato bravas was just fantastic. Will definitely tell friends to come here and we will be back

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Picasso ate there, so we gave it a try. Very enjoyable meal, with attentive service, though the bread was a bit on the very hard side.

Thank RomeyC86
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant have a pure spanish food Service and food is fantastic and the prices are very low👌👌👌👌👌👍👍😋😋😘❤️ I recommend this Restaurant

Thank Iris L
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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July 28, 2018|
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Response from LeeW775 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer Dels Banys Nous 20 | Street Dels Banys Nous 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 02 11 87
  • E-mail
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