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La Gruta

Calle de la Casa Gran, 1 | Port d'en Perris, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972 77 62 11
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle de la Casa Gran, 1 | Port d'en Perris, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Decided to change our routine and go for dinner instead of lunch. We opted for the "Chef's Table" and it didn't disappoint. The food, as always, was innovative and beautifully presented. Paul's courteous and attentive service is always a joy. We love it here. It...More

Thank Paulinev742
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We just had a very fine meal yet again at this special restaurant. The food was excellent and service was seamless and the staff attentive. They have a new house wine that was very good value. Well done.

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We went there for dinner and it was surprisingly good! The quality is perfect and they elaborate amazing dishes. They have gluten free options and know about the contamination and which products contain gluten. It was a nice evening with good food. The prices are...More

Thank lauripc
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Took 3 quite different sets of three courses and all were fabulous. If to pick on anything - we needed to wait 10m to get a table.

Thank indrek e
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Perfectly prepared food and excellent service. Definitely one of the best restaurants we've ever been to. Lives up to the expectations created here.

Thank wtrb159
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is an amazing place - undoubtedly you could find a cheap eat somewhere else, though this combines quality with price! We ate there on a menu del dia offer which wasn't expensive at all, yet, the quality of ingredients and cooking was the best...More

Thank tailendcharlie1
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed a lazy lunch here to avoid the hottest part of the day, beautiful view of the water, good value, lovely staff.

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I was looking forward to visit after one year la Gruta again. We took the 23€ menu with a group of friends. Superb menu, accompanied by a simple though great local Emporda wine, served by the friendly staff. Quality remains really great and we will...More

Thank Erik J
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Once again, beautiful starters and wonderful slow-roast meat as mains. Busier than most other places early in the evening, you sense l'Escala has a bigger non-Spanish clientele.

Thank Lucretius
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We have been to this restaurant in it's previous location near the main church but it has now moved near the sea with lovely views and more space. The quality of the food and service is excellent-the food is beautifully cooked and presented, and the...More

Thank jamr621
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de la Casa Gran, 1 | Port d'en Perris, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
  • Phone Number: +34 972 77 62 11
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