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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Mexican, Latin
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Eixample
0.3 miles from Placa d'Espanya
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Reviewed March 7, 2020

I was very excited to try Hoja Santa after reading the Micheline Guide review and have to say the food was all in all creatively delicious, especially the appetizers. The ambiance was great, relaxed but with style, and the service was OK but not great....More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

Went last night and was pleased to see you could order a la carte rather than have to choose a pricey tasting menu. Their menu isn't that extensive and we were able to share some of the larger plates and choose what we wanted. The...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 1, 2020

I've been in the restautant several times, but the latest one proved that something has changed. Every single plate from the "tasting" on chef's criteria menu was simply perfect. It blown the two of us away. It couldn't be better. Different maybe, but not better....More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 20, 2019 via mobile

Amazing experience. Couldnt book another place of this group and ended up here. And it was great. Impeccable service, great presentation, entertaining. A bit pricey for spain and bcn but totally worth if if you are a foody or want to have special date night

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 18, 2019

Food was OK. Margaritas were excellent and the best part of the visit. We didn't have the tasting menu as we didn't like some of the dishes on the menu - the staff were clearly disappointed with this decision. We had to ask 3 times...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2019 via mobile

Superbly interesting take on Mexican food. We enjoyed it very much. Lots of little plates of tasty morsels and unexpected presentation and flavours.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 30, 2019 via mobile

Very much recommended. Experience worth the money Tasting menu 120€ per person excluding drinks and service fee. 2 hrs dinner with a lot of courses and taste Corn ice cream is the best

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2019 via mobile

Hoja Santa is a culinary experience I have never enjoyed before. There were so many different variety of flavors, foods and drinks. It was a special night. Definitely do the tasting menu. It is pricey but amazing.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 9, 2019

I personally love gastronomic food and seeking for great culinary experience. So I decided to go for the chef's selections for around 130 Euros. It has done so great in term of the culinary experience; the food were appealing and fancy. The restaurant itself is...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 3, 2019

What a treat! We are big fans of Mexican food, however, we would not think to go to a Mexican restaurant in Spain. Thank goodness we did. The food was inventive and delicious. One of our favorite meals in Barcelona - and we're still talking...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognizable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
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Our experience costed just over 150 Euros - 2 people, no drinks. We were not left hungry at the end! They also cater for individual preferences / special diets. Very satisfied, great value for the experience!
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