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Can Roura

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Carrer Major 10 | Sant Marti d'Empuries, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
972773380
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Description: Del 12 de Septiembre a Mayo estamos cerrados, solo abrimos con reserva...
Del 12 de Septiembre a Mayo estamos cerrados, solo abrimos con reserva previa desde 2 personas, menu cerrado y mesa del chef. Hace falta avisar un dia antes. Gracias!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tucked away in the small village of San Martin just outside L'Escala this is a restaurant that is really great. The village itself has lots of character and a number of restaurants of which Can Roura is the only one that does not have outside seating in the village square. Don't be put off by... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Alan D
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Tucked away in the small village of San Martin just outside L'Escala this is a restaurant that is really great. The village itself has lots of character and a number of restaurants of which Can Roura is the only one that does not have outside seating in the village square. Don't be put off by this as the restaurant is... More 

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joanmale, Propietario at Can Roura, responded to this review

Thanks for your opinion, i will like to say that since your visit now we have 3 tables outside the square, basically to offer bar service but also to eat. I hope to see you back soon. Thanks! More 

Moraira, Spain
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We have been to L'Escala many times but never eaten in Can Roura which was a great shame. The staff are charming and the food is well above average. There are many places to eat in the area but Can Roura is well worth a visit.

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Toulouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We wanted to eat at Can Roura when we were in L'Escala as the restaurant has received such great review on TA and we were not disappointed. We booked to eat on a Saturday evening and the staff were very accomodating as we had our two large dogs with us. We arranged to eat in the small courtyard at the... More 

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joanmale, Propietario at Can Roura, responded to this review

thanks for your opinion!. Yes, we don't make a "real" tiramisú, sorry for that. More 

Middelharnis, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Great food, great staff, great location. What more can I say. We, my wife and me from the Netherlands visited Can Roura in August/September 2014 after checking tripadvisor. We not only go to restaurants that are on this website, it is our opinion that you have to look for yourself before you can judge. But it was the first time... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

I have lived and travelled extensively within Spain. I believe that this is the best food I have eaten in Spain. I visited in the summer and as a result of my first visit went back three more times during a two week trip. The menu del dia offers exceptional value. Standard starter, main, desert and wine or water and... More 

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Hindhead, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We have given a review of Can Roura before, however after this years multiple visits we feel we must just write and say Thank You to Joan, George and all the others who provide the excellent food and service always available at this wonderful restaurant.The Redberry mouse/cheesecake and the Chocolate desert were wonderful. We have been visiting this place for... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Probably the best recommendation I can give it is that my 15 year old daughter (fussy eater) said it was the best spaghetti Bolognaise, and chicken she had ever had, not only did we have to go back, but she wants to cook now! This is the only place to eat at St Marti, food is brilliant, service attentive and... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good service and nice people, including chef. Good interesting food all fully explained. Not the cheapest but well worth it.

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Genoa, Italy
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

the best place i ate in spain original dishes, good quality, nice people and beautiful atmospheare i wish i discovered it before not just last day

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Dubai Barry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Having read the reviews we went out with the intention of eating at Can Roura, but arrived at Sant Marti D'Empuries a little early. Can Roura does not open until 8.0pm and the kids were hungry so we grabbed a table at the restaurant next door. After waiting for 20 mins we still hadn't even had our drinks order taken... More 

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Address: Carrer Major 10 | Sant Marti d'Empuries, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
Phone Number: 972773380
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
Average Prices: USD 7 - 30
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carrer Major 10 | Sant Marti d'Empuries, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
  • Phone Number: 972773380

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Del 12 de Septiembre a Mayo estamos cerrados, solo abrimos con reserva previa desde 2 personas, menu cerrado y mesa del chef. Hace falta avisar un dia antes. Gracias!

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