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Located in one of the quietest corners of the Barrio de Sant Pere, between a New York air and French character, it is Elsa y Fred. With their first 5 years of running in, Elsa y Fred has captured the attention of all who pass through this area and seduce with the delights of their dishes. With an offer based on a great variety of tapas and dishes made with products of good quality selected by Chef Ramon Miracle Segura, this gastrobar has managed to stand out among the local cuisine.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
International, Spanish, Catalan
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Dog Friendly, Non-smoking restaurants
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All reviews brunch pumpkin ravioli pastrami sandwich tapas patatas bravas octopus pancakes salad ham bread potatoes arc de triomf nice atmosphere sat at the bar close to our hotel red wine twist
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some of the most amazing food (candied artichoke and grilled octopus were the stars) and delicious cava sangria. Their staff are all amazing and make you feel so welcome. Very warm atmosphere. We were traveling with our 8 year old son, and they were very...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 26, 2020 via mobile

Family and friends evening meal. 10 adults and 2 children all catered for beautifully. Sangria fab, food tasty and plentiful and staff outstandingly helpful and efficient. Will most definitely return!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 10, 2020

We usually stay at Hotel REC, and this cafe is ten meters from the entrance to the hotel. It is a very nice atmosphere with locals and tourists inside. You get a smile on arrival and the splendid food comes pretty fast food. The taste...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 10, 2020 via mobile

We ate both dinner and lunch here and have no hesitation in recommending it, great atmosphere, staff and food, excellent house wines, Elsa-blanco and Fred-Tinto, worth the wait if you have to que.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

Visited late night on our first night (as our hotel was directly opposite), but as the queue was out the door we thought why not! It was brilliant, cosy but with a lively atmosphere and the patas bravas were the best we had during our...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 29, 2020 via mobile

Very trendy place. Delicious food with and interesting menu. Not just your standard tapas. The patatas bravas were excellent with a nice bit of spice to them. The staff very friendly and all spoke English which was handy. It was very busy on a Tuesday...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 28, 2020 via mobile

Was recommended this place, but was disappointed. Had to wait a long time before they took my order. I wanted the tapas ham, and the waitress said they had another type of ham, which she recommended. The food was all right (the grilled squid was...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 22, 2020

After reviewing on trip advisor we had breakfast here and it was the kind of place you could see yourself popping in to everyday if you lived close. Cosy place to have a coffee, read the papers, and importantly enjoy the scrambled eggs with smoked...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 17, 2020 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel next door, so called in on the way back to the hotel, was very busy but they still found us a table. So glad they did, the octopus was probably the highlight of our weekend. Great staff, great atmosphere...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 14, 2020

Noisey and not a lot of space to eat as there are so many people packed in, but what a nice place to eat. Service was excellent, food was great, prices were ok. We were luckly to get in without a booking.

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Ljrlaw
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Hi Ljrlaw, You can e-mail us to info @ elsayfred . es and we will note down your reservation. :)
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