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L'Esculapi

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1 Plaza Major de St Marti d'Empuries, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972 77 00 53
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10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Dessert, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food

Ate here with a group of friends in May. We sat outside in the beautiful "square" and enjoyed a wide range of local seafood and pizza. The food was all very good and the surroundings very pleasant. I would definitely visit again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
darylroots
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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  • Scenic view
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
191 reviews 191 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Ate here with a group of friends in May. We sat outside in the beautiful "square" and enjoyed a wide range of local seafood and pizza. The food was all very good and the surroundings very pleasant. I would definitely visit again.

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

There are perhaps half a dozen restaurants located beside one another in the main square of St Marti and L'Esculapi is the one we tend to favour most. Although there is an indoor seating area, most people will wish to dine alfresco in the beautiful courtyard setting of St Marti beside the old stone church. Lunchtime at weekends can be... More 

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Thank you very much for the comment and HAPPY HOLIDAYS More 

Kent
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We just went for a tapas selection for lunch and were not disappointed. Very attentive service and not rushed despite being a busy time. We will definitely go back to try a "proper" lunch. Beautiful old village and what a view across the bay just 50m away.

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Thanks for your comment and hope to see you soon here More 

Beziers
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We ate here when off-season, it was a little chilly outside but the owners lit their huge gas burners so we could all eat on their canvas covered terrace! Food was excellent and they served an amuse-bouche and plenty of fresh bread and drinks before the food arrived. When we received the final bill, it was very reasonable, will definitely... More 

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singapore
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57 reviews 57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We went there twice during this summer. The first time we were there, we had no reservations, and sat upstairs as we looked longingly at the people sitting at the terrace and thought how nice it would have been to have a table there. There was no view where we sit, I had the sun in my eyes from the... More 

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Thank you very much for your opinion. Certainly some summer days are overworked and apologize More 

Berkhamsted, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The kids had excellent pizzas, which were huge so our 8 and 10 year old could of shared. We also had very good calamari, langoustine and roasted vegetable salad and pasta salad. The portion here are very generous so although these dishes sounded like starters they were plenty for a filling lunch. Great location, but get there early and get... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

beware of booking a table at 7pm (the only time available) at peak season. I'd go later. They rush you through as fast a possible to get the table free for the next arrivals so they can make even more money. If you are in a hurry its OK but not if you want a leisurely meal. Whatever meal was... More 

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Santi D, Director de Relaciones Públicas at L'Esculapi, responded to this review

Thanks for your opinion. Indeed vacations are for relaxing, but understand that when there are many people waiting to eat, we have to go fast. More 

Guernsey, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

A great experience. The menu was very extensive with lots of great choices my girls really enjoyed the pizza. Fantastic atmosphere

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Tetbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Set in the beautiful village of Sant Marti D'empuries this restaurant was fantastic with high quality food, friendly and fast service - just what is needed with a young family!

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Thank you very much for your opinion. We wish you good vacations. Facebook: L'Esculapi More 

Barcelona
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117 reviews 117 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

good pizzas, they have also a nice terrace and serve typical catalan tapas. Service is fairly good. Nothing special but a good option for a casual lunch in sant Marti d'Empuries.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Plaza Major de St Marti d'Empuries, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
  • Phone Number: +34 972 77 00 53

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 33
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?