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35 La Rambla, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Raval)
93 317 57 11
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Ranked #1,519 of 6,529 Restaurants in Barcelona
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Neighborhood:
La Rambla
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Dining options: Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Description: Discover what real flamenco is in Tablao Cordobès. Tablao means"flamenco dance theatre". El Cordobès has been known as one of the best locations in Barcelona for Flamenco since it's creation in 1970. Have a drink or enjoy dinner during the performances of the best flamenco artists.

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Peterhead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

The food was buffet style and beautifully fresh. We also received little tasters throughout the meal. After the meal, we went into a small room with small stage where we witnessed traditional flamenco dancing and guitar playing, both of which were terrific! I booked beforehand and there are some evenings where the price is discounted. You can also see the... More 

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Mohegan Lake, New York
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265 reviews 265 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Walking up the narrow staircase off the Rambla you wouldn't think you were heading into an entertainment venue but you are. Divided into two rooms - one for the scrumptious buffet and the other for the flamenco performance, the nearly 3 hour evening is full of good food and even better flamenco dancing as these passionate performers dance their hearts... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

food is not that great, but the best Flamenco in entire Barcelona .. Must visit for all travellers. This restaurant is situated on the most lively street of the city

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Chino Hills, CA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The restaurant itself had limited space so it felt "crowded" even though it wasn't full. Even the buffet area appeared cramped. However, the place was nicely decorated and clean. The service was attentive and courteous; empty buffet dishes were quickly replaced and your glass is never empty for long. The food was well presented but nothing to write home about.... More 

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Cebu city
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75 reviews 75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Such a beautiful and traditional place. Although small, the place had a lot of room for the dinner buffet. Food was excellent ranging from different kind of tapas to authentic spanish dishes and desserts. Probably the best paella I've ever tasted. With free flowing wine and sangria, it's trully a gastronomic experience. And that's not all, when it's time for... More 

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Boston
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We booked for the show and cocktails only and we were thrilled. This was a beautiful dance, performed by very talented dancers. The costumes were breathtaking.

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Well educated biter of reindeer from Finland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Food: Barely edible, worst meal I ever have eaten in Spain. Wine: Drinkable, but pretty bland Tempranillo. Cheap supermarket stuff with restaurants own label. Staff: Friendly. Show: Best part of the evening. Skilfull and passionate performers. Very cramped showroom.

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Pordenone, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I booked the dinner and show ahead of time to surprise my husband and this restaurant on totally on point. 1. The food was delicious and they had a large variety. Plus they come around and offer you food as well. 2. The show was about an hour and 15 maybe and it was a lot of fun. Had an... More 

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Barcelona
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We were coming to the end of our Mediterranean cruise holiday and were quite exhausted, tried to book the earlier dinner and show time but could not so 8:30 dinner and 10pm show took us too our limit, in saying that the dinner, as reviews seem to keep stating, was just ok but yes free sangria, we hardly drink so... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We enjoyed the flamenco dancing and thought the atmosphere was wonderful. The food, buffet style, was average, but there was a great variety with unlimited wine and sangria!

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Additional Information about Tablao Cordobes

Address: 35 La Rambla, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: 93 317 57 11
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Raval
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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