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Restaurante Raco de l'abat

Carrer de l'abat, 2 | Part Alta, 43003 Tarragona, Spain
+34 625 71 59 01
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (7 reviews)
“cake” (4 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Carrer de l'abat, 2 | Part Alta, 43003 Tarragona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hidden gem would highly recommend. No menu the owner comes round and tells you what is fresh and on offer for the day. Codfish stuffed peppers and swordfish wow best meal of the holiday. Truly delicious!

Thank Kirsty F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really wish I could give this restaurant higher than 5 stars! It’s a little bit odd at first as there is no menu and so the restaurant owner came round and told us what was on offer today. Everything we had was delicious and...More

1  Thank Ireworks
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We were welcomed by the host and he told us the story of the place while enlightening us about the appetizer, the wine and the dishes they had for the day. When the food came, oh man, delicious doesn’t describe it. The appetizer was a...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We came to Tarragona for one day to celebrate birthday of one friend. We chose this restaurant because of it's excellent reviews on tripadvisor. Which proved to be 100% accurate! The restaurant has cool, medieval interior, but it's very cozy. The owner is a very...More

Thank Katya S
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This was our 2nd choice after we tried to go to El Llagut (They said they were fully booked for lunch...we arrived at 1:15 and only 1 table occupied and the city was not crowded so skeptical...oh well). Back to Raco. There is no menu....More

Thank SarasotaLocals
Reviewed 15 March 2018

no written menue, but for only 15€ you get a first and a main dish plus a dessert. and it is more then worth the money. we had a mussels soup first, then my wife went for the Merluzza (fish), while I returned to the...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Racó de l'Abat is a small family-run restaurant where they serve a fixed price 'taster' menu. We were very lucky to get a table - but very happy that we did. The meal was superb - a delicious fish soup, followed by mussels & prawns,...More

Thank jkgla
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We had the opportunity to eat at Raco de l'bat two times during our time in Tarragona. Both times, we were greeted at door by owner and personally seated. After he retires from being a restaurant owner, he should be employed by a university teaching...More

Thank hollytmx
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious lunch here and enjoyed the atmosphere and especially our hosts. Hopefully they will come to NYC and we can get together and show them how we cook in our home. This is a great find in Tarragona, no menu but Jose...More

Thank bzaita
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The food and service were excellent. There is no menu, so its food cooked house style. Recommendations made for first course, with suggestions for the main course. A wide range of deserts as well. Menu was 20€ but coffee and drinks were extra. Would be...More

1  Thank 735PLR
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:45 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:45 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de l'abat, 2 | Part Alta, 43003 Tarragona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Costa Dorada  >  Tarragona
  • Phone Number: +34 625 71 59 01
  • E-mail
Local medieval, acogedor y con buena cocina de mercado. Tenemos menú al mediodia en verano de Martes a Sábado. En invierno de Martes a Domingo.Por la noche abrimos de miércoles a Sábado.
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