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Los Caracoles

Calle de los Escudellers, 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 01 20 41
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“snails” (233 reviews)
“chicken” (173 reviews)
“paella” (262 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle de los Escudellers, 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed August 29, 2013

We were recommended to try this restaurant by a crew member on the cruise ship we were on and we were not disappointed.The restaurant was very busy at lunchtime as a lot of locals use it, but we were shown to a table very quickly...More

Thank frank b
Reviewed August 26, 2013

We took our kids this time and it is a great experience. We all loved it. It's not just about the food, the whole place has a lovely feel. The waiters are very professional and the decoration is charming. The singers are fun - although...More

1  Thank catherine a
Reviewed August 25, 2013

This is an old-style restaurant with an extensive rabbit-warren interior on several levels and the olde-worlde internal decor has been carefully maintained. Visitors enter through the kitchen, which seems to be cruelly hot for the cooks within. The (male) waiting staff are dressed in traditional...More

Thank ErnestoManchester
Reviewed August 23, 2013

The seafood paella and the black rice was very good, staff was also very child friendly. Restaurant is beautiful inside.

Thank C R
Reviewed August 19, 2013

This place never disappoints. Beautiful, cozy and historic the chicken is not to be missed. We stop every time we are in Barcelona.

Thank D10S
Reviewed August 18, 2013

Wow, what an interesting place. Los Caracoles was recommended to us by a friend who has visited Barcelona several times. Our Five-star hotel concierge and doorman tried to talk us out of going, because the restaurant is not in a very "safe" area. I think...More

1  Thank Pitterrier
Reviewed August 17, 2013

If you have ever visited New York City, you know that the best steak house is Peter Lugar (28 years in a row). Established in 1887, Lugar is consistently great. But they are so good, they won't kiss your butt simply because you decide to...More

5  Thank stevezissouesq
Reviewed August 16, 2013

We felt very lucky to get this recommendation from an older Spanish gentleman who overheard us asking for a great roast chicken restaurant (polleria). We were not disappointed! We were 3 adults and 4 teens and ordered a variety of dishes. The cod croquettes, pimientos...More

1  Thank wwmb
Reviewed August 12, 2013

I somewhat agree with a couple of reviews that suggested prices were steep. We went with 2 kids (9/11) and found the food excellent but a bit pricey. Also frooze a bit with AC blowing right on top of us but could be because we...More

Thank taketheredpill
Reviewed August 5, 2013

I really wish I was writing a glowing review about this place as I had such high hopes and expectations after learning about it via my barber. He learnt of my impeding trip to Barcelona and said if I love the rustic, old style Spain...More

Thank Baroldo1
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighborhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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Questions & Answers
Sue S
January 13, 2018|
Response from kasukusays | Reviewed this property |
Stick to meats and veg ! Gluten free I don’t think can be guaranteed but do tell them ! I did and I was fine
September 10, 2017|
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Response from Luky T | Reviewed this property |
I just ate there, you can call to check. Google Los Caracoles for the phone
Lori G
June 5, 2017|
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Response from D2quilt | Reviewed this property |
contact the restaurant is my advice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$37 - $98
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
1:15 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de los Escudellers, 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighborhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 01 20 41
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