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Cerveceria Alex

Plaza Reial 16, Barcelona, Spain
93.318.63.10
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Ranked #4,847 of 6,029 Restaurants in Barcelona
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 22, 2014
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Dining options: Late Night
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Vernon, B.C.
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244 reviews 244 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is located in the busiest square in Barcelona. This is a very touristy area and the food quality to price cost can often get out of whack. In this case the food was ok but the location over compensated for it. I will say the beer was nice and cold. In the future if probably wouldn't eat there... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Drinks OK but good poor. Go early evening for street entertainers they make up for the food in what us also a great location to watch the world go by

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Alexandroupoli, Greece
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335 reviews 335 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

Very nice big and icecold beers served with delicious snack. A perfect place to cool down from very busy and overcrowded Ramblas situated at lovely square with plam trees

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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I have visited at this place with my wife. She enjoyed her food very much, so did I. Waiter was very friendly (and busy) since the place located in very crowded area. Nothing special but ok, not as horrible as other reviews suggested. A bit expencive,but those are the prices at such crowded places.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

The meat was dry and old in the steaks. The caneloni were no caneloni, something with too much powder and some mixed meat. The paella Negro got just two calms and two small gambas. The campingons were not fresh. Every meal was no salt in it. The spinach omelet, tomato and mozarella are not well. The price is to expensive... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

Horrible food, horrible service and bird poo on the plate! Worst place I've ever been to, just relying on the passing high numbers I a busy place, can't see anyone ever visiting twice, over priced and terrible food!

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We chose this bar over all the others in the Plaza as it was one of the only ones with seating available; in hindsight this was a bad decision! We were asked if we wanted a small or large beer, and thinking this meant either a small schooner or a half litre (as was the case everywhere else), we asked... More

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Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, Croatia
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15 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

What to say, you come to Plaza Reial and you wonder which place to pick when every single one is fully packed. So we grabbed the first open table at Alex brewery. I can't say this was the most lucky pick. The staff is friendly, not too pushy, but the food is really nothing special. Prices are so so, like... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013 via mobile

Very expensive for a bad food. We came because ir was very near of the hostel. Nao vale nem um pouco a pena. Nao venham. Nao percam tempo nem dinheiro.

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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93 restaurant reviews
238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

In Barcelona for the day having arrived on the Thomson Dream cruise liner. After a somewhat exhausting day taking in the sights we decided to go for somewhere quiet to eat. We were on La Rambla at the time and decided to look at restaurants in adjoining side streets. We came across Cervecria Alex in the quiet shady Plaza Real.... More

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