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All 103 L'Escala Restaurants

La Clota

17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972770827
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Ranked #17 of 103 Restaurants in L'Escala
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Colchester
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed in L'Escala as an extended family in the residential area. La Clota was a reasonable walk in the harbour area. As there was a large group we booked. We all sat together outside. It is an excellent location overlooking the harbourside and can also be well protected if the weather isn't kind. The menu offers a good selection... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We sat outside, delightful staff, great service. I would recommend the muscles, delicious . My husband ordered the Monkfish, we didn't expect it to come whole...it looked amazing, the waiter showed my husband the cheek of the fish, a delicacy which he enjoyed. The wine was delicious and very good value. Most of the customers when we visited at lunchtime... More

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Bournemouth
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is situated right on the harbour in l'Escala. This was mu second visit. The staff are all lovely, very friendly and the food is excellent. Probably one of the best steaks I have had anywhere. Good selection on the menu fish and meat I can highly recommend La Clota to anyone in the area.

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England, UK
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Went to La Clota with some friends and had a wonderful experience, the fish was the freshest I have tasted in this area of Spain, the sea bream cooked in salt is very special!!!!.The owners kathy and John could not do enough for myself and friends. The view across the port as sun goes down just adds to this special... More

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South Wales, UK
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I am a regular visitor to the area and a trip would not be complete without one visit to La Clota. The owner, Kathy, and her son John, are wonderfully friendly and helpful, and the staff are equally as pleasant. The food is always good - the gazpacho is wonderful, and the saltbaked bream and fideua are personal favourites. There... More

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Erith, Kent
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

During our recent stay in L'Escala we stopped at La Clota on our morning walk to the harbour. Great coffee, friendly staff and wonderful views. We are looking forward to eating at the restaurant at our next visit.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I was recently in L`Escala on a sailing course and we stayed loger than planned due to strong winds. Fortunately La Clota restaurant was ideally located for us and we were able to enjoy several evenings of excellent meals. The hosts are particularly welcoming and it was clear that many of the customers were regulars (ex-pat and Spanish) or returning... More

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Been going here for years. Suddenly looked around and realised all new furniture. Then the food - changes to the menu and very efficient service. This has always been a bit of an ex-pat rendezvous, but it was interesting to see how many Spanish locals are enjoying the food. Excellent menu del dia at 14 euros inc wine coffee and... More

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Manchester
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

We've been coming back here for years and returned again this August for another great meal enjoyed by our family. Such a great location and I can't fault the Food or service. It's on our must visit list for each year. You can sit outside in the shade and take in the views of the harbour, or go inside and... More

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Glasgow, Scotland
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172 reviews 172 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

La Clota is a charming little restaurant situated right on the harbour front with great views across the bay. We were visiting as a very large party for a family birthday and the restaurant and staff were My personal highlight were the mussels in a tomato sauce. These were large, fresh and delicious and I could have eaten all of... More

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Address: 17130 L'Escala, Spain
Phone Number: +34 972770827
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala

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