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El Cigro d'Or

Plaza Vall del Castell, 17, 08720 Vilafranca del Penedes, Spain
+34 938 90 56 09
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
21 Jul 2016
“Always call before heading there”
2 Apr 2017
“A golden nugget in Penedès area”
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All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Plaza Vall del Castell, 17, 08720 Vilafranca del Penedes, Spain
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

A treasure in the center of Villafranca de Penedès. The restaurant sits on the top of the market with a simple setting. Exceptional fresh products cooked with the great energy, creativity and sympathy of the chef. Unforgettable lunch! You have to stop and taste !

Thank BloomSpoons
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were fortunate to find them open on Sunday afternoon at the traditional dinner time, on the primary Catalan holiday. We enjoyed the entire Chef's Tasting Menu, from the pate with toasted slivers of black olives at the start to the pear compote with white...More

Thank NightAtTheOpera
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located above the market, so make sure you don't miss the entrance. We choose the 6-course menu around the theme Gall y Gamba, which are locally produced rooster and gambas. A very creative menu with tasty dishes. The signature dish of canneloni...More

Thank Diedje
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Exquisite quality local food cooked with a mix of tradition and modern style. The restaurant is placed in an old market which has been adapted and makes a really nice athmosphere.

Thank Joan_Marchan
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

There has been a few occasions where I didn't call and they had no empty tables so it's always good to call beforehand. The location is great. It's an open kitchen restaurant with great atmosphere. The staff are a bit stuck up or unfriendly but...More

Thank Eva T
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Sometimes you don't want to choose and you only want to be surprised for the choice of the chef. That's why we love the tasting menu of El Cigró d'Or. You just seat and relax and wait all the delicious dishes, one by one, eating...More

Thank evamiti
Reviewed 15 May 2016

When you walk into the restaurant you see a shelf full of cook books. That's always a good sign that the chef is innovative. The staff are courteous and happy to serve you. The food was delicious, especially the baby octopus with asparagus, and the...More

Thank Annette C
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

The wonderful Parès Balta winery following a wine tour. The place is totally unexpected from food to decor. Reasonable prix fixe for 14.5€. Hard to pick fav dish because all the courses were lovely. What an unusual find in a small town . Best of...More

Thank BrooklynFelicia
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Comida espectacular! La carne de cordero estaba deliciosa, suave y sabrosa! La ensalada de foie muy fresca y rica. Servicio rápido y atento! Muy recomendable!! Spectacular food! The lamb was so tasty and tender! The foie salad was delicious and fresh. Staff really friendly and...More

Thank Belén B
Reviewed 27 March 2016

It just gets better and better, this is one of my favourite restaurants in the world. Great, innovative, fresh, well cooked food, staff great, wine good and affordable. Thanks again all, you squeezed us in for Easter Saturday lunch

Thank Thehotelreviewercouk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 45
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
Monday
13:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:00
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 22:30
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Vall del Castell, 17, 08720 Vilafranca del Penedes, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Vilafranca del Penedes
  • Phone Number: +34 938 90 56 09
  • E-mail
Description
Oriol Llavina's restaurant in Vilafranca del Penedes. Chef of the year 2009, Oriol's cooking highlights local and seasonal products of the Penedes region