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Cafe Context llibreria

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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Bar, Wine Bar, Gastropub
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Pl. Pou Rodo 21, 17004 Girona, Spain
+34 972 48 63 90
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Today
18:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Wed 18:00 - 01:00
Thu - Sun 18:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 16:00
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London
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717 reviews
352 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really nice cafe/restaurant.It is located in a small square and it is quite pretty but the extra beauty comes from having live music. The day we visited which was Sunday they were preparing for a live event in the same evening. Inside it looks pretty and it is decorated with taste. They have a large bar.

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1 Thank Panathinaikos-13
Boulder, Colorado
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful location in a square close to cathedral, plenty of locals not so touristy. Great staff good selection of beers and wine lively atmosphere. Wonderful evening and foods.

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Thank Johanne G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

We visited on a cold wet evening and took the set menu. What great value for money. There were a few tourists, however, the majority were local people in for a family celebration. The 3 course meal with a bottle of wine cost around 40 euro for two. Will return next year. It was certainly busier when the sun cmae... More 

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Thank WillBill55
Girona, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Context is a great place to go to enjoy a relaxed evening or a tapas lunch, food is delicious and staff efficient. Every now and then they have poetry reading, live music, book publishing’s... and other very well chosen events. They have a vast variety of good wine and beer, and the prices are reasonable. Great atmosphere and decoration to!

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Thank Bichuel
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Great restaurant. Food is quickly served, the runners of the restaurant are very friendly and the price-quality-quantity ratio is perfect. The restaurant is located at a quiet place with views on the cathedral. I would recommend this place.

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1 Thank Beukeb00m
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Nice place! Relaxed atmosphere friendly staff many special beers and good easy food we had some delicious tapas.

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Thank mireille_vree
Gibraltar
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140 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Looks very low key....a local bar .....but boy does their food taste good! We had a number of tapas between us including the risotto of mushroom and the guiso of cabbage ....superb! Great friendly service and great people!! Came here three times!

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1 Thank PandSTeam
Girona, Spain
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

It is a lovely place with a bookstore inside. They offer a wide range of wines and the tapas is excellent. You can find both locals and tourists. Friendly service.

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1 Thank Sushishef
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Had a lovely meal of tapas last night in a funky wine bar/cafe set up. I can still remember so well the warm salad and feta cheese dish with honey. So Yum! Servings were ample, and the house red excellent. A different style of bar and you could see the locals certainly favour it. Thank you for the experience.

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Thank Charleen P
Paris, France
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I had dinner there every evening (3 days) Staff is friendly. Food is very good (cheese ! ) Wines are excellent and not expensive at all! Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 21
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Bar, Wine Bar, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 01:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pl. Pou Rodo 21, 17004 Girona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Girona
  • Phone Number: +34 972 48 63 90
Description
A culture and leisure local in the Old Town of Girona: Books & Food & Drinks. Located in old quarter of Girona, it offers pies,original toasts&sandwiches, cheese&cold sausage assortments, good wines, beers and cocktails, and simultaneously, the best and most personal book selection. Good music and live shows.Un local de cultura y ocio en el casco antiguo de Girona: Libros & Comidas & Copas. Situado en el casco antiguo de Girona le ofrece pasteles, originales cocas&bocadillos, tablas de quesos y embutidos, buenos vino cervezas y coctels, y al mismo tiempo la mejor y mas personal seleccion de libros. Buena musica y espectaculos en directo.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?