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El Raco del Mariner

Carrer de l'Escar, 30 | Port Forum, 08930 Barcelona, Spain
+34 645 59 30 96
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Jan 17, 2018
“Deliciously rustic & authentic ”
Aug 3, 2018
“The BEST Seafood Restaurant in Barcelona”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Carrer de l'Escar, 30 | Port Forum, 08930 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

Fresh, Fresh, Seafood!! This is by far - in my opinion - the best Seafood Restaurant in Barcelona. The food is fresh and you can watch the chef's preparing it. The choice of seafood is amazing and served by super dedicated staff. The price is...More

Thank James F
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We are regular customers... 100% recommended! The best arroz caldoso in Barcelona by far! Everything is super fresh and delicious!

Thank Loreley V
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

This is definitely the best place to have seafood in a low key way in Barcelona... it’s for locals, no frills and the best fish ever is served here! Cannot miss it!

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Really tasty food in a rustic taverna style for locals. Tapas really good but their speciality is fish and, funnily enough, paella which by all accounts was excellent.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous seafood. Friendly staff. Freshest produce. The paella needs a minimum of 2orders so only order when in a group. Definitely focus on the seafood orders.

Thank KHJH
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

I remember the "old" El Raco del Mariner. Its was sooo delicious and very fresh. After I heard they closed i was a bit upset. Than I saw that they only changed the place. The Restaurant looks really good. You can see how the People...More

1  Thank Maximilian S
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

This review covers the paella/arroz caldoso menu rather than the full experience of ordering from full menu We went as a big group over 15 people and decided to order 12 paella menu. The portions are considerable and it was more than enough food for...More

Thank LiveinBarcelona
Reviewed January 26, 2017

A real tavern for locals and for the fishermen and the other workers of the port. It is not a fake or affected place for tourists but they serve amazingly fresh fish and food cooked in the most traditional way, no revisited in contemporary style...More

Thank Desiree V
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Are you looking for good food for a small price?Than go to El raco del Mariner.The Fish is sooo Yummy.So Fresh.Many kinds.Very Tasty.Extremly Cheap. Forget the others "Fishrestaurants". This is a Fishrestaurant.If you in Barcelona. GO THERE!!! 5/5

Thank Maximilian S
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Booked a table for lunch before we left UK and when we arrived at the address/port area were told it had shut two months before and had moved to the Forum!! We got a taxi which was about 12 euros - it is now located...More

1  Thank Adrienne6
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $40
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de l'Escar, 30 | Port Forum, 08930 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 645 59 30 96
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