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Restaurante Meson Burgales El Cid

Carrer Ciutat 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 02 40 35
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Sep 2017
“Fantastic family run restaurant”
20 Jun 2017
“Family tradition”
Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Carrer Ciutat 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This lovely restaurant does not seem to be in business any more. The shutters are firmly down. Does anyone have any information?

Thank ianmc2000
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I agree with another reviewer who said it feels like the old school Spanish restaurant. This restaurant reminds me of my childhood going with my parents to the local Spanish neighborhood. It feels like family, no presumption food, family run and the family will treat...More

Thank Ysabel B
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have been visiting Barcelona for the last 16 years and every time we pop in and have lunch a few drinks in this place. It's easy to walk into thousands of bars and restaurants in this City serving every imaginable cuisine, many cater for...More

Thank Tim N
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Friendly place but there are better options. Although the owner is nice and friendly but the food is all served defrosted and the cooked a bit. If wandering near the place, could just come in and check it with a quick drink just to feel...More

Thank MindaugasSam
Meson Burgales E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Restaurante Meson Burgales El Cid, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016
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Lo sentimos si su impresión fue esta, estamos trabajando para mejorar en todo aquello que podamos muchas gracias por su...More

Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

This was our last night in Barcelona and I must say our best meal. While we were a little leery as there was no one in the restaurant we decided to give it a try based on Trip Advisor comments . We're very glad we...More

Thank Anita V
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Best seafood experience ever. It's as simple as that. Siplified style, efficient service, great food.

Thank Muurikainen J
Reviewed 19 July 2012

This is one of my favourite places for a Menu del Dia lunch in Barcelona. A real family-run bar, the food is fresh and always tasty. The homemade tortilla is amazing, especially the squid ink one! There aren't many places in the Gothic Quarter where...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 January 2011

One of my favorite memories in Barcelona was meeting the owner and his great family. We were exploring Barrio Gotica and we saw a sign with a cheap price for beer at Meson Burgales/El Cid, so we made note knowing that we would return. We...More

Thank enc429
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
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under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 19
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer Ciutat 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 02 40 35
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Situado en el corazón del barrio gótico, junto a Plaza Sant Jaume, EL Mesón Burgalés el CID presenta platos de toda la vida, comida española y comida catalana a precios muy competitivos y accesibles. Abierto durante todo el día, el restaurante ofrece también desayuno y menús de mediodía. Todo ello en un ambiente digno de Bar CastellanoEl jornal del Mesón Burgalés El Cid comienza con una amplia gama de desayunos, contamos con una amplia oferta de bocadillos, tortillas y tapas. a precios muy asequibles, seguido por el menú de medio dia podemos contar con varios primeros entre ellos el día jueves "Paella marinera casera" y el viernes "Fidea marinera casa", aparte de muchos más platos que cambian cada día para poder garantizar una gran variedad y calidad a precio económico y accesible para estos tiempos. Hace falta destacar que los menús de desayuno y de medio día están disponibles todos los días laborables. Como llegar: A 150m de la Plaza Sant Jaume, con parking al lado. Metro: L4 Jaume I / L3 Liceu Bus: 17,19,40,45,120 Precio Medio:15€Horario:L,M,X,J,V-- 8:00-23:00 h Sabado y Domingo- cerrado (excepto dias de futbol)
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