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“Excellent” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Restaurante La Estrella

Restaurante La Estrella
Ocata, 6 | Junto Estacio de Franca(Born, La Ribera), 08003 Barcelona, Spain (Barceloneta)
+34 933 10 27 68
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Ranked #202 of 6,662 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $45 - $67
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Barceloneta
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Excellent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Excellent, very friendly dinner.

We enjoy a nice experience. We will repeat sure.

The service is super, they know their capacities perfectly and you only have to wait for recomendacions. You will be surprised.

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Love love love it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Amazing tuna, great peas with codfish, incredible souffle. Perfect value for money! The meal just awesome, wonderful service and perfect atmosphere!

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Olesa de Montserrat, Spain
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83 reviews 83 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 45 cities Reviews in 45 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Updated Catalan Cuisine, excellent!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014 via mobile

Nice surprise to discover this restaurant, thanks to a local friend. 4th generation management, makes you feel like at home. Worth the trip!

Visited February 2014
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Garching bei Munchen, Germany
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54 reviews 54 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Good (French) Cuisine”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

When we were at Estrella, we immediately were reminded of French food (not surprisingly, as the chef is French which we found out later). So we wouldn't say it's Spanish food, but it's good anyway. The restaurant also seems to be part of a restaurant chain of 3 or so restaurants. We liked the raindeer carpaccio and especially the filet parisien. The chocolate dessert were really good but so heavy (and I never admitted defeat to a chocolate dessert before). What kind of ruined the evening was the argument the two owners/waiters had in front of the guests. Even though they walked out to the kitchen at a certain point, you could still hear and see them. And at least one of them made us feel how angry he was when he served our food. No smile, no question whether we liked it, no asking whether we want anything else to drink. I can't remember ever having seen such unprofessional behavior in front of guests before. Even our nice chat with the French guy at the end of the dinner could not make up for this. Except for this, we would have given the restaurant 4 points.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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London
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103 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
“Tasty”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Lovely food. Good menu and whilst pricey it was worth it. Steak very good and good setting too. As there are so many restaurants around I probably would not go back but only as I don't go to the city that often.

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