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Fonda Xesc

Pl. Roser 1, 17531 Gombren, Spain
+34 972 73 04 04
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“fonda” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Spanish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Pl. Roser 1, 17531 Gombren, Spain
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great cousine, mixing traditional catalan dishes with the sofistication a michelin reted restaurant requires. Go for the different menus, reasonably prized and ask for one of the tables next to the oversized window, the views just enhance the delicious meal. Something to complain? well, why...More

Thank Bogus D
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We went to the Fonda Xesc, in the beautiful town of Gombrèn, as a gift that our family gave to us. The gift was the "tasting menu", which included about 5 / 6 delicious dishes -traditional food, but served in a very different way-. We...More

Thank MPalau
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stayed for one night at Fonda Xesc, bed and breakfast and evening meal. We chose the Menu La Fonda. The food was amazing- a wonderful explosion of tastes. The restaurant was tastefully decorated with beautiful views of the Ripolles valley.The service was professional, helpful...More

1  Thank lindahz2016
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant totally deserves its Michelin star. However it is not your typical Michelin star restaurant. It replaces sophistication by simplicity and authenticity. Rural / local dishes upgraded with great detail. Prepare to taste surprising flavours. We had the menu of degustacio which serves 5-6...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We had a very unique experience: A tour outside the village with the chef to look for herbs, two hours cooking class and unforgettable dinner. . (it worth every cent and no doubt we will come again ( and again)

Thank Moshe L
Reviewed 11 June 2015

We took an endless taxing road to get to this restaurant and it was well worth it. It is located in a very small town. The restaurant overlooks the valley and the mountains. The food was very creative and interesting. This was one of the...More

Thank Jarb46
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Lovely little restaurant with welcoming and efficient staff - situated within the La Fonda hotel in the remote village of Gombren tucked away high in the Pyrenean hills - just an hour and half drive from the town of Figueras with stunning views. The choice...More

Thank Peekaboo2014
Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

Never ending winding road from Andorra to Spain finally ended and we found ourselves in a beautiful valley. We left Andorra after breakfast and the time was getting around three. So we starred looking for a place to have lunch. For a while nothing was...More

Thank Yan B
Reviewed 25 October 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and the hosts of this little gem are really lovely, nothing was too much trouble, they made us feel very welcome! The rooms are quite basic but this was not a problem for us as we expected they would...More

Thank Tess W
Reviewed 14 June 2014

My wife and I have a weakness for restaurants that have been bestowed a star or two. In Catalunya that means something because the Catalans take their food really seriously. This place is just amazing. Tucked away in the tiny village of Gombrén is the...More

1  Thank Steve B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pl. Roser 1, 17531 Gombren, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Gombren
  • Phone Number: +34 972 73 04 04
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