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L'Arros

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Passeig de Joan de Borbo, 12, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
932212646
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Beirut, Lebanon
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Starting off with the nice location on an afternoon. Decent primero with the lentils and tomato salad. Delicious paella con pescado, but a bit salty. Would recommend it if in need of a cool-off along the barceloneta area.

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Vail, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Popular place right in the marina/Barceloneta area. Busy so make a reservation. Friendly staff. Good paella with many options for ingredients including vegetarian and individual portions so you can get two and share. Fun people watching. Be sure to ask to see the daily menu (we did not get it, but then saw a local group come in after us... More 

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Thank ths2522
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice late lunch spot and terrace area. We had prawn tempura to start with aioli. It was fresh and delicious. I had Paella Marinera for my main and it had good portions of seafood: mussels, prawns, calamari. Would definitely come again!

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

On our visit to Barcelonetta we passed many restaurants looking across to the marina many of which looked touristy with usual offerings of paella and pizza but then stumbled upon L'Arros which was different. The same nice location, same view but a more intersting, tradional Catelonian menu. The tables were nicely set with linen table cloths and napkins which, combined... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Dropped by this place on the way to the beach. Was recommended by a friend. The place is on a busy area in Barceloneta. Had to wait around 1 hour to be seated. I ordered the fried small fish, which was amazingly fresh, and well cooked. Then ordered the seafood paella. Which was the best I've had in Barcelona to... More 

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Thank SumedhaJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

The staff was very friendly and attentive and the restaurant was clean with a nice ambience. The location is great for people watching our looking at the marina. Unfortunately the food was mediocre. It was my gf's first paella, ever and she was quite disappointed as a first timer about all the fuzz about paella. I had numerous paellas in... More 

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Thank Enrico L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Very good paella very good service no frills restaurant. Lost a star due to decor inside really needs updating and toilets although clean are in need of an update. Sit out on deck lovely people watching spot. Try the cava sangria very very good!

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Thank palcol
UK
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Originally popped in for a drink after a long walk along the port. The other diners food looked so good we decided to stay for food and glad we did. Had the set menu , everything we had was very tasty and good quality. Portion sizes spot on and excellent value considering location. Service was excellent particularly Jaybee. If I... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We chose this on spec. It was clean & the staff were nice & friendly. We ordered two different paellas, one meat & one seafood black paella. The food was excellent. For dessert we had creme brûlée & coconut ice cream which were both first class. The coffee was good. All in all a very good find.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We had read mixed reviews but our experience was 100% positive. A fun and refreshing outdoor location close to the marina but just away from the hustle-bustle to have a peaceful dinner. Our waiter ( I think his name was Michael) was very attentive and friendly. The service was prompt and he explained all the dishes and recommended a nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig de Joan de Borbo, 12, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barceloneta
  • Neighborhood: Barceloneta
  • Phone Number: 932212646

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Staying in Barceloneta

Neighborhood Profile
Barceloneta
Originally a fisherman’s quarter, this quaint area can’t escape its small village feel: laundry hanging over the narrow streets, old ladies clamoring at each other from their balconies and elder gentlemen playing games on short wooden benches gossiping the day away, Barceloneta could double as a film set. Artists line the boardwalk displaying their magnificently detailed sand structures making this the most visited beach in the city (the shirtless men working out might help too). You’ll know by the delicious aroma that you're in the right place to try some of the best and most authentic seafood including paella, Spain’s national dish.
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