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Xiringuito Escriba

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Tue, 2/25
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#1,146 of 8,587 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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Nuestro pica-pica recomendado para dos personas
EUR 28.0
Airbag de jamón ibérico -80gr-
EUR 23.0
Anchoas del Cantábrico “000” con pan de payés & tomate
EUR 22.0
Ceviche de corvina con leche de tigre de ajíes, cilantro, maíz chulpe, boniato y chips de plátano
EUR 18.0
Brandada de bacalao con miel ahumada y huevas de trucha
EUR 13.0
Las bravas del Xiringuito con salsa brava, avellanas & alioli
EUR 9.0
Dip de guacamole con aguacate, crema agria, jalapeños, tomate, cebolla roja, cilantro y totopos
EUR 15.0
Croquetas de jamón ibérico sobre juego de mesa tres en raya
EUR 19.0
Buñuelos de bacalao
EUR 16.0
Calamares a la andaluza con mayonesa de aguacate y alioli
EUR 19.0
About
Xiringuito Escriba restaurant is the best place in Barcelona to eat paella. Enjoy our rice dishes by the sea, served by a friendly staff and in a cosmopolitan atmosphere. A unique culinary experience, signed Joan Escriba. We are waiting for you!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Catalan
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront, Beach
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

we came to this restaurant for dinner and we ordered paella and sangria. The sangria was tasty but the paella was burnt, smoked and not good at all... we only ate the shrimps as they were not touched by the burnt rice.... the waiters were...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank andad2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were excited to try this place (online recommendations) and reserved a table. We got to the restaurant around 8;30pm and it wasn't busy (there were maybe 4-5 other tables) we got sat and just sat there. No one came by. I watched maybe 6...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank rccherie
Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

Overpriced and mediocre food. We got the seafood paella. It was bland and hardly had any seafood. Much better paella can be found elsewhere in Barcelona (or anywhere). The tableware all looked dirty and our glass water bottle had dirt/food on it.More

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank sfwrldtrvlr
RestaurantsEscriba, Responsable de Comunicació Online at Xiringuito Escriba, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2020

Dear customer, We are sorry that your visit to our restaurant was not to your satisfaction. And with regard to your comments, we would just like to say that our restaurant is a benchmark, and while we may not manage to please all of our...More

Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

Lovely restaurant right by the beach. Service was efficient and food was delightful. Very friendly staff and seafood paella was to die for. Perfect

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank SolotravellerMN77
RestaurantsEscriba, Responsable de Comunicació Online at Xiringuito Escriba, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2020

Dear customer, Thank you very much for your words and pictures. These comments are what make the daily effort of our entire team worthwhile. We will continue improving in order to keep surprising you. Regards.

Reviewed December 13, 2019

i didnt expect this much satisfaction. just wanted to eat something and its all but they made us really very happy and satisfied after dinner. staff great. they know what they are doing and apparently they love their work. everything was delicious (only paella was...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank adamcelentano
RestaurantsEscriba, Responsable de comunicació online at Xiringuito Escriba, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2019

Dear customer, Thank you very much for your words, because these comments are what make the daily effort of our entire team worthwhile. We will continue improving in order to keep surprising you. Regards.

Reviewed December 4, 2019

I love paella. And it was so worth it! @xiringuitoescriba served me love. Not just based straight at the beach in Barcelona and a beautiful location. But a great kitchen awates you. Every dish Worth it. A paella is in my sense the perfect incarnation...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank AcePhace
RestaurantsEscriba, Responsable de Comunicació Online at Xiringuito Escriba, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2019

Dear Aciel, Thank you very much for your words, because these comments are what make the daily eort of our entire team worthwhile. We will continue improving in order to keep surprising you. Regards.

Reviewed November 5, 2019

Fantastic location on the beach just east of the hotel arts his place is all about seafood paella everyone was eating the same thing and it was fantastic they did a great job of recommending a white wine to go with the power everybody in...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Chris A
Reviewed November 2, 2019 via mobile

Located just along the sandy beaches of Barcelona, if one is craving for some paella, definitely worth a try. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful. We had a seafood paella prepared for five in a large pan.. also has kids menu choices. Perfect stop for...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Cuneyt A
Reviewed November 2, 2019

We stopped in on our first night in Barcelona. We saw this restaurant featured on F* that's Delicious. And yes it was delicious! We shared a seafood paella and it was the best we had the entire trip. I highly recommend and the ocean views...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Rachel D
Reviewed October 27, 2019

Some of the best paella in Barcelona! Wonderful flavor, but Americans use to large portions of protein should note the dish is mostly rice, so don't expect a huge amount of seafood, chicken or sausage. But they also have lots of other great seafood dishes....More

Date of visit: September 2019
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beth_cing
February 12, 2020|
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Response from RestaurantsEscriba | Property representative |
Dear Beth, Both experiences are great, don’t miss out on any of them! We have a different concept in each premise: In Escribà Bakery we want you to enjoy breakfast, an afternoon snack or a whim. In Xiringuito Escribà we... More
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September 19, 2018|
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Response from RestaurantsEscriba | Property representative |
At Xiringuito Escribà we make paellas for one person charging only one portion, but during high demand, due to a logistical matter of stoves and pans, when ordering a paella for one person, it may takes longer than usual. In... More
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CarnivoresandVegans
April 13, 2018|
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Hello, indeed some people of the team speak English, and the letter can be consulted on our website, where you will find the letter in 10 languages. Regards!
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