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La Gavina

Plaza Pau Vila, 1, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 21 20 41
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Pau Vila, 1, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had lunch here this week sitting in the sun, gazing at the yachts, great food, great wine, great service and entertainment provided when a passer by had his bum bag stolen, all the staff stopped what they were doing chased and caught the thief to...More

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Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1958PH
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for an evening meal but did not risk sitting on the patio and went inside. Excellent service and excellent food. The wine was good and very reasonable

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 0tzi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed coffee in sunny morning one day,next days we were kicked out told they dont serve coffee only....Credit goes to Costa coffee aroud the corner....

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Fijka J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch and the paella was excellent. Beautiful setting looking out over the harbor. Highly recommend

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Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mary P
Reviewed November 12, 2018

everything was just excellent, from food taste, portion/serving, service, cleanliness, location, ambiance. we were looking for best paella and we made a perfect choice for this restaurant. will definitely come back when in town.

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Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jonet c
Reviewed November 12, 2018

It was not only a great evening, sitting outside mid November, we liked the great service and the wonderful food at a very lovely place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank haktus
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Seven of us were in Barcelona for a certain special birthday and needed a venue for lunch. La Gavina met all our expectations. A fabulous venue with a view to match... you sit there thinking “If only that Boat was Mine”...Great food and service... the...More

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Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MPTBelly
Reviewed October 29, 2018

If you're down by the waterfront which is lovely on a nice evening, good place to stop and have a paella (though I found it a bit salty).

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RoBertie
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner there last night the team are really great, really friendly and professional service and the food was really top class. Thanks team and see you soon!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tom S
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Food was ok. Calamari was soggy. Felt the food was overpriced for the quality. Maybe due to the location.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: October 2018
Thank yvonne k
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April 16, 2017|
Response from M W | Reviewed this property |
Should be easy. The food is good, ambiance is beautiful, but prices are high. Enjoy ...
April 16, 2017|
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Response from Lenox C | Reviewed this property |
just send a mail to them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Pau Vila, 1, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barceloneta
  • Neighborhood: Barceloneta
  • Phone Number: +34 932 21 20 41
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Framed in the restored Palau del Mar building since 1993, at the foot of the Mediterranean Sea, but with history andexperience accumulated since the 1930's. Mediterranean and seafood cuisine, with a large terrace in front of the harbor that has a capacity for 400 guests. New fully equipped indoor dining rooms where, as well as tasting our gastronomy, to hold meetings, presentations or conferences. We evolve respecting the tradition and the flavor of our dishes.
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