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El Refugi

C\ Merce Rodoreda S/N | Romanya de la Selva, 17240 Santa Cristina d'Aro, Spain
+34 972 83 30 60
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
24 Jun 2017
“Bike ride ”
9 Jun 2016
“Perfect food in a small village”
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
C\ Merce Rodoreda S/N | Romanya de la Selva, 17240 Santa Cristina d'Aro, Spain
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

We climbed up the hill looking forward to have a nice dinner but we did not get to eat or drink anything probably because we where wearing sweatty bike gear. The waiter just said: This is not a bar:(

Thank Kristinn Og Dór... D
Reviewed June 9, 2016

Shortly after we sat down cava was served and later a small starter. We took a excellent cod carpacco as starter, followed by a fillet Steak and lamb chops. The steak was at the point and the lamb chops had unusal long bones and meet...More

Thank Karl D
Reviewed May 5, 2016

A good meal for a goood price, cava as welcome, une amuse and pies de cerdero con snails is very special and ofcourse a robuste vino tinto

Thank Lauk_11
Reviewed April 24, 2016

lovely environment, food served with good timed intervals not too long excellent presentation, friendly service with a smile. Staff speak little English but they do try with those that have little vocabulary of Spanish.

Thank janicerowbotham
Reviewed February 6, 2016

Adequate but no more. Only one filet steak available between four. . Poor duck, not well cookedLimited wines..

1  Thank Pammie56
Reviewed January 14, 2016

If you visit the nearby Cova d'en Daina Dolmen first then this Restaurant in this setting (and the experience) makes sense. This is not just any Restaurant, but is more a cultural experience with food. This is not really a place for Vegetarians. I had...More

1  Thank Zen S
Reviewed August 25, 2015

We were there having dinner about four days ago. The food was really good, and the service was good and kind. The view is stunning, and the sunset really beautiful there. If I had to critizise something is that there were some flies in the...More

Thank WYD_Pilgrims
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Was recommended to come here by friends, but I really didn't like it at all. Flies buzzing around the table, in spite of the mesh at the windows, leftover Christmas decorations around the restaurant and some members of staff looked very scruffy. The ambience just...More

1  Thank Sian B
Reviewed August 1, 2015

Even though it is rather expansive, the dining experience was nice. BUT: Having read former reviews, which said they double-charge the VAT, we checked the bill more precisely than you normally would. Indeed, the VAT was added on top of the bill, even though the...More

5  Thank Michael T
Reviewed June 29, 2015

Imagine you are on the top of the mountain with incredible view on the valley below with a glass of good wine in you hand and listening to birds singing. That's the place El Refugi!!! We were very warmly welcomed upon arrival. The waiter was...More

Thank kseniaKS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C\ Merce Rodoreda S/N | Romanya de la Selva, 17240 Santa Cristina d'Aro, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Santa Cristina d'Aro
  • Phone Number: +34 972 83 30 60
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El Refugi Restaurant, one of the most special places on the Costa Brava.Un espacio único en Romanyà de la Selva donde disfrutar de momentos inolvidables rodeados de naturaleza y probar nuestra cocina de autor influenciada por la cocina francesa con el estilo propio que nos caracteriza.
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