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Pitarra

Avinyo, 56, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933011647
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Ranked #1,313 of 6,042 Restaurants in Barcelona
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Price range: $27 - $64
Hours:
Mon - Sat 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Vegan, International
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Restaurant centenary of Barcelona, ​​whose name comes from the Catalan writer known as Serafí Pitarra S.XIX. The brothers Roig have recovered his literary works and objects as a small museum. There are several private rooms for groups as well as Wi-Fi to our customers.Marc Roig as chef and his team will offer you a cuisine, not forgetting traditional dishes and game in season.Jaume Roig and his staff will recommend the dishes and drinks to make your visit to the restaurant is a unique experience in every way.
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New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I usually don't walk into a restaurant without first reading up about it online, be it on TA or otherwise. However, I was hungry and had already been going round and round within the Old Town and when Pitarra showed up in front of me (with a strong rating of TA in the window, no less), I decided this would... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Excellent atmosphere and superb food in a restaurant so proud of it's family tradition. If you want excellent cuisine at extremely reasonable prices look no further! Thank you for a lovely night!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My sister and I ate here last month when we were after some good paella, and it delivered. Great location if you have a time constraint. A great alternative to tracking down good paella in Barceloneta. The cozy atmosphere was a nice respite from the hustle and bustle of Barcelona. We had a long late lunch, the wine our server... More

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

An impromptu decision to try this restaurant was well rewarded. The understated charm and a waiter that took time to talk about history of the restaurant, but was not in the least obtrusive. The food was authentic, tasty and great sizes.

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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is a well established place, it has placed Michelin Mentions and various award stickers on its window. The service was great nothing to complain about... The decor is reminiscent of perhaps a more Eastern Block European. We were interested in the menu it looked promising. Duck with Chestnut casserole and wild asparagus. My fiancée has char and caramelized onions.... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We walked into this restaurant a bit on the early side since we had just travelled from the US and still had jet lag. It was quite empty and we thought we were perhaps taking a chance (read further why it was empty!). The waiter greeted us at the door and asked us to select the table that suited us... More

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Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

It's an old school restaurant with some interesting history of the place it's located. Ask them about the room above and all the clocks! We had a pretty early dinner by Spanish standards so it was not difficult to get a table. We had some grilled squid and the valencia paella and also some white rioja. The service here is... More

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Sheffield
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I ate here 6 years ago and was keen to visit again. The service was excellent and the food very good. I'm no expert but it felt like a lot of the food was quite authentic Catalan cuisine. The portions were very generous and I felt it was good value for money. We were given a complimentary shot of something... More

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Los Angeles
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80 reviews 80 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Well almost but its a wonderful old skool - great service, reasonably priced, good wines, establishment that will make your mouth water just looking at your neighbors plate before yours arrives we met many italians in here (what does that mean) one thing for sure they know good food when they see/eat it. We would come back time and time... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I went to PITARRA as a Farewell dinner for a group of Americans u was touring with! I was pleased to find a place that looked traditional but bit stale and with known familiar dishes with a modern twist! We had a paella and it was lovely, I can't wait to come back and try some of the nice dishes... More

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