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Gasometre del, 16, 43001 Tarragona, Spain
+34 977 24 00 23
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our landlady in Tarragona recommended (only) this restaurant. Good choice. The menu is only in Catalan but the waiters were very helpful to us English (and a bit of Spanish) speakers. Great rice with clams and calamari, fine wine at moderate price. Pleasant ambience, not remotely touristy. And no music! (my husband loved that).

Thank SusanC186342
Barcelona, Spain
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with my wife following the recommendation of a friend. A pleasant place, good seating, service, good and reasonably priced wine list, and a very well a la carta choice where you can eat based on dishes to share or a very extensive and elaborate list of different types or rice. The desserts where delicious and was also please... More 

Thank Freddy W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Although there's no English or Spanish menu, we have a great experience here! Everything the staff recommend us are amazingly tasty and the wine as well. The staff won't recommend the expensive dishes, he will give his advice sincerely and match your appetite. The service is also the best we have ever had in Europe, the staff are always smile... More 

Thank willyc464
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Service is fantastic, and they have style in the kitchen, dishes are delicious! Highly recommended! We ate bacalao with potatoes and alioli, white wine and for dessert I recommend the algarroba ( carob cake) cake with vainilla ice cream . Coffe is also good. Typical local food in it's best!

Thank Akhila R
Cambrils, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Greatest paella, very accomodating staff, good experience overall. We didn't have a reservation but he got us in anyway and was very good about my seafood allergies. Highly recommended: vegetable paella.

Thank Jordy97
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Went there for a bussiness-meeting with a local associate on his recommendation. Service is more than adequate, interior quite modern but also rather cosy. The dishes however were the main attraction. Seafood as fresh as can be and basic but spot-on preparation. Spices kept to minimum to allow the ingredients to display their great flavours.

Thank Frank L
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101 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This lunch was the best meal I had during my stay in Tarragona. The ambience was very pleasant and the food delicious. I had the spicy mussels as an appetizer and black rice with cuttlefish as my main course, a combination I believe other readers have also talked about. It was just delicious. The rice got wheeled up to my... More 

Thank DB1183
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This is a fabulous restaurant. Excellent decor and a fabulous environment befitting to the food served. I can highly recommend the rice dishes. The whole meal and experience was delightful. I would recommend this place as a must to visit.

Thank Hayley T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

The food is really good and they receive you really well. In my journey in Spain, here I've eaten the best typical paella.

Thank Alex_Tiol
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Excellent place to eat rice and local seafood. They have an ample variety of rices (beyond the typical) and very good cephalopod-based dishes like small squid, "gambón", etc.

Thank Lluis-Advisor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gasometre del, 16, 43001 Tarragona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Costa Dorada  >  Tarragona
  • Phone Number: +34 977 24 00 23

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?