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La Yaya Amelia

Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 56 45 73
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“duck confit” (7 reviews)
“salt cod” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is incredible- you can enjoy good service, fatastic good, nice atmosphere- good value quality of food - money .highly recommend!

Thank marcela r
Reviewed 10 February 2018

If you want to try the real family recipes and flavors, this is the place. This restaurant was founded 40 years ago by the current owners-operators' gramma. Highly recommended their Bacalao au Gratan, every single tapa and the Chocolate delight tart.

Thank JoseKendall
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Great recommendation from our hotel. Three course meal, a jug of Cava Sangrua all for €77 for two. Beautiful duck main meal. Do have an irish coffee it will blow your socks off!

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We stumbled across La Yaya Amelia looking for just such a place. Local cuisine with many obviously regular customers. The Patron speaks good English and there is an English language menu. We spent nearly 3 hours over lunch which just capped off our visit to...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is an institution in the neighborhood of Sagrada Familia on calle Sardenya with Corsega. The cooking is traditional but exquisite. The wine selection is great. The service is not only professional but you can see there is a family pride and heart emanating...More

Thank Gerry B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Took the TripAdvisor recommendations and booked a reservation here. We had the most lovely, delicious meal. Started with gazpacho that was out of this world and salmon tartare. Then had the cod and wife had the truffle raviolis -- yum! Excellent house wine. Both desserts...More

Thank Lee W
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We were tipped by the concierge in the 4-star Ayre - Rosellon Hotel that La YaYa Amelia was a great little hole-in-the-wall cafe with typical Catalan food just 3 blocks walk from that hotel. We found it had reasonably priced 3 course dinners and a...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed our lunch here. For a price of €19.50 we received a three course meal. Many traditional Spanish dishes on the menu with great flavor. The only issue was small portions.

Thank amandacanning
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Very traditional atmosphere, but amazing food. Good sized portions, not expensive. Their lunch set menus are especially good value.

Thank Ebwoy
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

La yaya Amelia doesn't have the same fabulous ambiance of other Barcelona restaurants, but don't let the stop you. It was AMAZING. The wine was excellent. We got everything that Manolo suggested and it was our best meal. The speed in which items were delivered...More

Thank Natalie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
12:00 pm - 11:50 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 934 56 45 73
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