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Plaza Promontori 8,, 17211 Llafranc, Palafrugell, Spain
972610514
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great place for cocktails and drinks

We only ate lunch here once and were disappointed, However they serve the best gin and tonics and cocktails. The staff are friendly and helpful and give great service

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2013
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Holland
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114 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

We had diner here with friends. For drink i ordered some water with lemon. When i finished my glass, there was something sharp in my mouth. I pulled it out and found out it was a piece of glass. I warned the waiter and gave the piece. He took it with him. That's all they did. They didn't even apologize.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We visited this restaurant last year, had pizza and it was ok, I remember the owner being disinterested in his customers at the time, but eh oh, England was playing in the world cup and times were stressful. This year my wife and I revisited and ordered cannelloni and spaghetti bolognese, these are what I call 'safe' dishes, not Marathon... More 

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Tossa de Mar
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Nicely presented tables set out on a terrace shared with other eateries the extensive list of tapas and sight of clearly satisfied diners attracted us to this excellent little restaurant . Our waiter was attentive,highly professional charming and very easy on the eye. All five tapas which we ordered could not be bettered. All in all a memorable lunch for... More 

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limerick
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

i pre ordered huge palamos prawns and the fine rare RESCAS fish my daughter and son were eating with me , the restaurant was very friendly and were more than pleased to order these in for me , these palamos prawns were 100 euro a kg to trade and are the finest prawns in the world , the meal was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

If you know and like food this is not the place for you. The pasta was very bland indeed, the lobster was fishy, the razor clams were overcooked and the veal carpaccio was straight out of a packet and covered in an excess of parmesan. The ham and broken eggs was drastically over priced, in fact for the quality, it... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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105 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

One of four open air restaurants in a little square near the port end of Llafranc. The only reason we chose this one was because it had more people in it - prices and menus were very similar but I prefer to eat where the people are. Being a scorching day two of us settled for the LLafranc salad (seafood)... More 

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Gracias por tomarse unos minutos para comentar su paso por nuestro restaurante, su opinion es muy importante para nosotros. Esperamos... More 

Paris, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The location is nice in the main square are. The service was okay, it was fast and the wine was well recommended. Their was more than enough variety with the Tapas which tasted good. My only gripe, was that when ordering the desert, a piece of apple tart, I asked what toppings I could have and they said it comes... More 

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Gracias, por haberse tomado su tiempo para dar su opinión sobre la estancia en nuestro restaurante, lamentamos que no fuese... More 

Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

We had lunch there on a very hot and busy day. Staff were running around like lunatics but were very cheerful and helpful. We sat outside under excellent shades and eat some very good food (their salads are enormous) and drank some of the best coffee that we had in Llafranc. Very clean tables and cutlery, great value and I... More 

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Gracias por su critica, su opinión es muy valiosa para mejorar en nuestro servicio al cliente. Esperamos verle pronto por... More 

France
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We only ate lunch here once and were disappointed, However they serve the best gin and tonics and cocktails. The staff are friendly and helpful and give great service

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

I went to Badia with 24 Brits, for a meal the night before a wedding. Luis and the team at the restaurant were more than happy to accommodate us outside in the square and then served a wonderful selection of tapas style starters before a great seafood Paella. It can’t have been easy for them to deal with this many,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plaza Promontori 8,, 17211 Llafranc, Palafrugell, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Palafrugell  >  Llafranc
  • Phone Number: 972610514

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 31
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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