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“Very friendly and great food!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Callejon

El Callejon
Carrer Ample 33 bis o Carrer Gignas 10-12, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic))
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Ranked #317 of 6,672 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $27
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
“Very friendly and great food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

We stumbled across this place on Sunday evening and were pleasantly surprised! We shared a bottle of cava, which was only EUR11 - very reasonably priced - and also some yummy tapas. The guys that work there are extremely friendly and welcoming. So much so, they even tempted us into dessert - we shared the creme catalunya and the cheesecake, which were both FAB!! Would definitely recommend this place, and will definitely return!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Nice little bar”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013 via mobile

I went there with my family after reading reviews on tripadvisor. It was all true and the food was delicious and good value. We've ordered a selection of tapas and after all we couldnt eat the main dish. The mushrooms and the steak tapas were just great! Also very good mojitos. Staff very friendly

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“New years eve dinner”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013 via mobile

Fab restaurant. In a great location (near Milk cocktail bar). Food was quite exceptional and a very reasonable set meal price. Staff were great. Dani the manager went out of his way to make our booking possible. Only negative was the location of our table. Felt a bit excluded. Would definitely go back and / or recommend.

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“Okey place”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012 via mobile

Definitely over rated! Average food. Good service, wine, coffee and tiramisu. Bad location and dull interior.

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“Come here if in Barcelona”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

Great place to come, friendly staff, home made Tapas that is worth the trip! Ambience is groovy! Down a little back alley in the old town

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