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Cafe De L'Academia

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't let the 'cafe' put you off - this place is a restaurant! Allow time to find the place (the walk there has a charm of it's own too) and - big tip - book a table in advance. Tapas aside, we ate the best...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review, we are very satisfied that everything has been Of your liking. we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a must-do in your bucket list if you are looking for great local food in a charming atmosphere. I would recommend to any foodie.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GConnor995
Director_General_R, Director Comercial at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review, we are very satisfied that everything has been Of your liking. we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been coming here many times over the years. Great food in whole or half portions. Wonderful service. A real treat! My friends are always happy when I bring them here.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Edith T
Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review, we are very satisfied that everything has been Of your liking. we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the best meal we had in Barcelona! My husband had the roasted guinea and I had the oxtail lasagna. Both were delicious! We shared the dessert sampler platter. The desserts were ALL delicious! Seriously, there wasn't a single one that was a dud....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Debbie P
Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review, we are very satisfied that everything has been Of your liking. we hope to see you soon

Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

One of the much loved restaurants in Barcelona’s old town - deservedly so - not far from the cathedral and the wonderful Mercer Hotel, within the narrow medieval street network. The old Catalan interior tempts you in and we were charmed by the welcome we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2019

Thank you very much for your review, we hope to see you soon

Reviewed January 31, 2019

The restaurant is fantastic. They made us feel very special. The food is outstanding (my husband was a chef ). Lovely wine. Atmosphere was wonderful.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank danandbeckyfowler
Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2019

Thank you very much for your review, we hope to see you soon

Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed an excellent traditional Catalonian style dinner in the lovely surroundings of this restaurant. The atmosphere was very cosy and the staff welcoming, attentive and courteous. We had a multi course dinner taking advantage of the half size portions on offer...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2019

Thank you for writing, we are very satisfied that your experience has been positive

Reviewed January 14, 2019

Great small upscale restaurant with excellent food!! Every dish we ate was excellent - vegetarian, fish and meat. Most of the food is prepared with local ingredients and based on local recipes. Each dish had a distinct flavor and they were all good. Best of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2019

Thank you for writing, we are very satisfied that your experience has been positive

Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

So close to the lovely and unforgettable MERCER BOUTIQUE hotel, we enjoyed rhisbromamtic to celebrate a special birthday and anniversary. The staff was attentive, flexible and the menu very broad based. We loved the lamb chops but our starter was the tagliatelle with garlic and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

Thank you very much for your review, we hope to see you soon

Reviewed January 2, 2019

I ordered the hamburg. It came as one solid burnt burger with no bun, they had no ketchup to accompany it but gave string fries that were so small and greasy that they one could not eat them, they were only ornamentation. After paying I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michele C
Director_General_R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cafe De L'Academia, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

We are sorry for the inconvenience, if we had communicated it we would have done everything possible to solve it, thank you very much for your review

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suebennett6
October 17, 2018|
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Response from fran47 | Reviewed this property |
They only take phone reservations.
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Call them. It’s a small place
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Megan C
May 22, 2018|
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Response from marcsw | Reviewed this property |
The Mercer hotel comscierge booked this for us
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