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La Yaya Amelia

Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 56 45 73
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“duck confit” (7 reviews)
“fish soup” (7 reviews)
“chops” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:50 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
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41 - 50 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2014

We hit on this restaurant while looking for another restaurant. Eventually we decided to eat at this place. The food could be defined as Catalan with a twist. It was clear the chef understands and respects food. The set menu was around 20 euros, drinks...More

Thank adilan
Reviewed 24 April 2014

We went for a set menu (20 euros) here so didn't really stretch the undoubted talents of the kitchen but everything we ate was delicious including two salt cod (baccalá) dishes.

Thank akfm_12
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Yaya Amelia has a good reputation as what apparently is known locally as a 'market' restaurant. The menu is based on what is in season and what was good in the markets that day. It is also influenced by Catalan and Basque traditional cuisine. The...More

Thank Doffcocker
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Having read the positive reviews on TA we had a look here when we arrived but decided to try it the following evening. We went with great anticipation as the set menu looked really good. I rarely review a restaurant but decided to do it...More

Thank 2crazy
Reviewed 23 October 2013

I liked the décor...reminded me of MY grandmother's house. Full of knick-knacks and paintings of questionable quality but clearly items of personal value. Service was prompt and friendly. The food was unpretentious and a few dishes like the fish soup and fois gras ravioli truly...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 23 October 2013

We went here as it was near our hotel and had good reviews on TA. We had no reservation but a table was found for us by one of the two brothers who run this family restaurant. Don't be put off by the dated decor...More

Thank NorthernHeatseeker
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Don't let the nostalgic 80's family house decor influence your judgement and push the door of this restaurant. Like we did an late summer afternoon, while we looked for a decent place for a late lunch. Manolo the owner, and son of Amelia, was on...More

1  Thank Yves K
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We stumbled upon this restaurant on a Sunday night when almost everything else was closed and it was a by pleasant surprise. We ordered from the 20 euro tourist menu but next time would order from the main menu. The food was very nice and...More

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We had just finished our tour at the Sagrada Familia and were famished after a long day of traveling. Not wanting to settle for Burger King, we looked to TripAdvisor for guidance. We weren't patient enough to wait until 8pm, which is when locals usually...More

2  Thank Heidi L
Reviewed 5 July 2013

the reviews were all great so we chose this place to eat. There is a set menu for around 20 E. the appetizers were uniformly good (goat cheese, soups). But from there the meal was only average. the 'salt cod' is not really salted -...More

Thank estoniamalta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
12:00 PM - 11:50 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 934 56 45 73
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