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Espai Kru

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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The upstairs of Rias de Galicia becomes a "sea" of little dishes, more casual, more fun, more imaginative, and more economical. A modern setting, with a kitchen bar where chefs prepare many dishes in front of customers. Two Rías in one. The menu has two parts. The main one based on elaborations without fire, is an anthem to the "product". And a second one where we discover the fire.
PRICE RANGE
$68 - $90
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Contemporary, Healthy
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews sashimi oysters red mullet turbot sea bass raw dishes tasting menu razor clams pineapple fries bread croquettes menu features elegant atmosphere open kitchen service was slow food was amazing
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

I have been to Espai Kru in several occasions the last few weeks ago. The standard is high in terms of staring material and preparation of the row plate. Also the presentation is well done keeping a raw fish in its integrity but actually well...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Fabio B
Reviewed October 6, 2018

My review maybe slightly unfair in this case as I am vegetarian and Espai Kru specialises in raw food as the name implies. However, by Barcelona standards, it is quite expensive (100 euros + for two inc a bottle of bog standard cava) and at...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lauralondonbarcelona
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This is a wonderful little restaurant in the heart of the city. It is attractive and well run as it serves a unique variety of foods and flavors--all accompanied with great wines. We had the tasting menu (along with paired wines) specially selected & prepared...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 1234texas
Reviewed August 7, 2018

If you like to eat well, you must visit Espai Kru. A wonderful restaurant, where you will enjoy of a great menu with so many different flavours and textures. If you do not like raw food, don't go there, but if you would like to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank fran g
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

We were heading to a Michelin-star restaurant Pakta with my wifey, but for some reason they had a problem with our reservation, and we decided to drop by to next-door Espai Kru - and it’s really worth visiting! We had the best tuna tartar I’ve...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AndrewEP777
Reviewed June 12, 2018

We celebrated a birthday of my friend in the restaruant. The service, the quality of ingredients as well as the location of the venue was excellent. We tried oysters from france and galicia, prawns, sashimi and other dishes. All was of the highest quality.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jirka H
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Amazing raw food. Cold. Marinades, dressings, and salted fish. Sashimi, carpaccio and tartare. A mix of the Atlantic, American, Arab, Asian Nordic and Mediterranean great food in an elegant atmosphere !! Lovely flavoured oyster, red mullet and toro tunafish delightful !! And good quality reasonable...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank andypib
Reviewed February 26, 2018

The restaurant allows you to book lunch for 3-30pm only to inform you on arrival that at 4pm on the dot it will be closing! Extremely rude waiters and management. The waiter serving us, could not hide his annoyance and was cleaning the table and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank OVM09
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Espai Kru is a Japanese sashimi concept restaurant with Galician touch and management. All is perfect: even trying to be critical, you find hardly something to point out. Space, decoration, atmosphere, staff, food & drinks: just perfect. Would especially recommend the oyester, all sashimi, the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank marcm313
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Came here for dinner on a Friday night with my boyfriend. It was incredible! Everything we ordered was fantastic. The cocktails were amazing too. Have recommended this to friends. And will definitely go back! We sat upstairs and loved the open kitchen too. Very nice...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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