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Cera 23

Carrer de la Cera, 23 | El Raval, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 42 08 08
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Ranked #9 of 5,605 restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish, Gastropub, Fusion
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Nuestra unica pretension es hacer que salgas del restaurante, al menos algo mejor de lo que entraste. Para conseguirlo ofrecemos el producto del mercado mas fresco, preparado con carino y servido con una sonrisa. Abrimos todos los dias a las 7PM, Viernes, Sabados y Domingos tambien de 1 a 4PM. Open everyday from 7PM. Friday, Sat and Sun also opens for lunch from 1PM to 4PM.
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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

This is our 4th day in Barcelona and having tried all the tourist traps on La Rambla as well as other frequently visited by tourists restaurants we decided to try this place based on recommendations on this site. We made a reservation by walking by the day before and even though the place was closed we were invited in for... More

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Wigton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

It was busy and the atmosphere was good. The meal was good but not brilliant - the special was the ravioli which was too sweet for me. We had reserved in advance and that is advisable as people were turned away

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Larchmont, New York
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

We loved Cera 23. It was so good, we ate here two nights during our 4 night stay. The food is create, delicious and inventive. The service is excellent. The drinks are wonderful (and strong!). The neighborhood...well...it's a little seedy, and not the best to walk at night...but we did it twice, never felt unsafe, and were totally fine. MAKE... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 NEW

Appr 140 Eur for a 4 person dinner with starters, main dish (Tuna steak) and desert + wine and water. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Not many tables, so reservation might be a good idea. Booking via Tripadvisor worked out well.

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Newry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

Had to wait 20 minutes to be seated as it was busy but we sat at the bar and had the most amazing cocktail. ..blackberry mojito, food was beautiful from starter to dessert. Beef cheek was excellent as was the pork. Shrimp tempura was perfect abd for dessert I couldn't even speak whilst eating the death by chocolate or the... More

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Munich, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

From the starters through to the dessert, this was our (my fiancee and I) favorite restaurant in Barcelona and that is saying something because the other two were also exceptional. It is a cozy dark restaurant with lots of candle light and the service was wonderful. The prawn appetizers were freaking delicious and the ceviche was also great. She loved... More

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Taunton, Somerset
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43 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

We booked via email and Rueben who confirmed the booking was really friendly and emailed us the night of our booking to check we were coming and welcomed us personally - all the staff were really welcoming and there was a good atmosphere. The food is very unusual - each item on the menu is a mix of different tastes... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

A new nice experience was when popped in Barcelona. My son had booked a restaurant called Cera 23, and good he did, because in the end it was packed, so without a reservation don't even think! The staff was absolutely great and had a good humour among all hussle. Food was excellent and the place is very cosy with a... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

The food is very average and the place is so noisy that it was impossible to have a conversation with my friends..dissapointing

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

After reading all the excelent reviews, I had high expectations. The envrionment is very nice, a small little place in a quiet little street. My starter was divine, a salad with pork and goji berries. For my main I had a mushroom risotto that was just average. Wine prices are reasonalbe. Overall good experience.

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