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El Giraldillo

C/ Pelegri Ballester 19-21, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
+34 938 15 62 02
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
3 days ago
“Food that makes me happy”
5 weeks ago
“Amazing platters and friendly service.”
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
C/ Pelegri Ballester 19-21, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Today was my first time in a tapas bar visiting with my Catalan family in law and I left very happy. We tried all the different tapas and they were all amazing. My favourites were the green peppers. The excellent service from the lady with...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a seafood meal so hit up TripAdvisor. Hubby a little put off by the lack of sea view but the food well and truely made up for it. Will definately be back when next in the area.

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

We ordered four different meals, one was the set menu. The meals was served unprofessional and lacking any personale touch. The food, i.e soup, chicken and entrecote plus sidedishes was definitely not living up to the pricelevel. It seems that the restaurant is overrated combined...More

Thank Turist46
Reviewed March 2, 2018

If your instincts scream cafeteria, keep walking. I wish that's what we had done when that's what happened to me this week. It's not so much that this place is bad, it's just that the food is well below par. There is also NO atmosphere,...More

Thank candijam2014
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

If you ever visit Vilanova i la Geltrú, El Giraldillo's is an absolute must restaurant to come for a meal. Always packed with local people, so sometimes you have to reserve a table. Every time we go there with the family, we have an absolute...More

Thank Liena E
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Good tapas bar, probably the best in Vilanova, good service, feels you’re somewhere in Andalucia. Well recomended

Thank RTW66
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We arrived, 7 of us, having first booked, at 20.30. Restaurant was fairly empty but was very busy by the time we left at 21.30. The food / tapas was all good and cooked nicely. Staff were attentive. The one problem we had was the...More

Thank norman d
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday night, early for Spain at 19.45. We had phoned ahead and received a friendly response that afternoon. Once in the restaurant we were warmly welcomed and given English menus and were able to see the tapas dishes displayed along the...More

Thank Andys1252014
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We've been to Giraldillo several times the last two summers, and it always impresses. Deffo the best tapas place in Villanova we've tried. The seafood platter is simply amazing, and they have so many dishes to choose from. They are also very good with gluten...More

Thank Marius V
Reviewed July 1, 2017

We literally stumbled across this place and we're so happy we did. We were probably the only foreign tourists in the place and we always try to eat where local people eat because we like authentic local food. Great atmosphere, great family restaurant, superb food...More

Thank Peter M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Pelegri Ballester 19-21, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Vilanova i la Geltru
  • Phone Number: +34 938 15 62 02
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