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Amaltea

#1,753 of 7,350 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
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Eixample
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Diputacio, 164, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934548613
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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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43 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there with a bunch of friends (and a dog!). They were so nice that they made me eat in a special room so the dog could come with us. We ate the lunch menu (10.70) and everyone ordered different options. I tasted everything and I can garantee everything was tasty. Also we were so full that we couldn't... More 

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Thank Marja K
Kolding, Denmark
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126 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is almost as if vegetarian food becomes religious here. A very soft and balanced athmosphere. The food is well prepared but not outstanding in any direction – more spices would have been appreciated. Or more surprises in the composition of the meals. The staff is friendly and speaks English. It is not expensive. No alcoholic drinks.

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Thank A S H
Province of Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

ES - La primera impresión no fue agradable en lo que respecta al lugar, pero la cosa cambió en cuanto uno de los camareros (con pinta de ser el encargado) nos trató de tú a tú. Un tipo simpático y cercano que hizo olvidar esa primera impresión a la entrada. En lo que respecta a la carta nos ofrecieron un... More 

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Thank Antonio José G
Villa San Pietro, Italy
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

We ordered the quinoa soup and two pizzas. The soup was just like dirty water and the pizzas were frozen and not cooked. We could taste the yeast very strong. We told the waiter that the pizzas were not cooked and he put them back in the oven and brought them back instead of bringing us freshly cooked pizzas. Trying... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

After seeing this restaurant recommended in the Lonely Planet guide I went out of my way to try it. I wish I hadn't. For €15.30 you get three courses and a drink. I ordered the cream of greens soup, the seitan escalopes and the carrot and chocolate cake with sparkling water. I went just after opening, which meant I was... More 

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Thank Martin W
Risskov, Denmark
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

The veggie food is great, and the two meals, the starter and the maincourse is big, and the dessert is included to. The taste of it all is overall great. I would recommend this to others. The owner of the restaurant is very nice, and know some english, which is great for tourists.

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Thank Janne P
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Delicious hummus and seitan. Non-alcoholic wines. Spacious and relaxing. Also loved the mashed potatoes!

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Thank Jen B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

the waiters or owners seemed very friendly, but the food was tasteless and not atractive at all... we had broccoli, asparagus and leak soup wich tasted only like not mentioned cellery and spaghettis with (bought) pesto and tomato sauce, I won't get into details, but you're better off boiling some pasta at home with whatever. as mains we had some... More 

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Thank kiki s
Doha, Qatar
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Very healthy options and good food, definitely recommend and value for money. The staff and owner very nice to us. Good food and nice portions

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Thank TravellerAGM
Bologna, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

Very good and big portions in a relaxed and comfortable place. Found it on lonely planet and saved our evenings!

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Thank matimomi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $44
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diputacio, 164, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighborhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 934548613

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Eixample

Neighborhood Profile
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 glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognized architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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