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Friends

Passeig Mariteim 62 | Girona, 17250 Platja d'Aro, Spain
+34 972 818267
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Ranked #8 of 84 restaurants in Platja d'Aro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $34
Cuisines: Fusion
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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  • Spanish first
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English first
Zaandam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

After reading so many good reviews on TA we ate here last night. Great location but the food was less than average and very staff were rushed and unfriendly (especially the young Dutch guy). Too bad, we had high hopes for the place. Won't be back.

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North Lincs
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137 reviews 137 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Making full use of TripAdvisor, we carefully selected the best place for us to eat with just one night in P D'aro. 'Friends' seemed to fit the bill, especially with nice weather enticing us to a beach front location. Fortunately we went early, as the place soon filled up. The friendly staff appeared to be a mix of locals and... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This restaurant is by far the best we have eaten at in Platja D'Aro. The only one we have returned to at all. The staff are exceptionally friendly and most speak great English. Would definitely return again. Food is great, great atmosphere, this time they had live music which was fantastic. Highly recommended!

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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Dutch restaurants in Spanish coastal resorts are mostly not the best combinations. We've found the exception to the rule. Friends in platja d'aro !. Friendly staff, great atmosphere and good food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Very good food. Best Tapas in Spain! View against sea and very friendly service. Recommended to everyone passing by Platja d'aro!! Not to expencive.

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Girona, Spain
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Very nice setting, service a little erratic. The restaurant is Dutch owned so the food is different, some of the menu is Thai based, which is rather a pleasant change from some of the standard menus in town. The house wine is awful! Stick to a gin & tonic! We've been here a few times, the setting, decor & atmosphere... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Went on a hen do to Platja D'Aro and found Friends on Trip advisor and it camw highly recommended. I too highly recommend this restaurant/bar for whatever group your with. The staff are amzingly helpful and attentive, the food is as good as you wamt it to be and the wine and cocktails are very tasty. All round good place... More

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Province of Barcelona, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Food was tasty from tapas to dessert, I recommend it all! The service is so so. Very typical of Spain, never the same person helping and none of the waiters or waitresses were very attentive or friendly. Unfortunately this is typical of Spain restaurants. Don't let this keep you from the great food and atmosphere, you can sit outside with... More

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Bremen
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The Restaurant is located at the beach around Carrer Pineda del Mar. We ordered the special menue Option" expedition throught the Menue" which included a three course Menue with a lot of Variety. Very very Stunning. We tried to go to a different Restaurant the next day but that Impression lead us so we ate there again. We'll definitely come... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I have visited this place more than once and it is a good place to sit or lounge and have your drinks. The food has not improved during the times I was there, sometimes fatty, sometimes a less-than-good-satesauce and sometimes the service was not really cordial. If you don't care about it and you just want to lounge there so... More

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