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#377 of 7,896 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Avinyo, 56, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 01 16 47
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The waiter threw the menus into the table. He made a strange noise when he brought desserts. To me, it feels like racistic feeling.

Thank 정민 박
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

there is a disconnect between the strong reviews on Tripadvisor and our experience. the place was empty at 9pm - normally a busy time. The staff was inattentive - playing a video game The traditional decor lent some ambience and the menu was elegant. but there was a fly hovering near our table - the only fly we saw in... More 

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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

During our week in Barcelona we went to the Pizarra twice. Warm, friendly reception, competent service, very good, authentic food and wine, nice room with plenty of space. The prices are very reasonable. We had the avocado with salmon, the paella, a fish, a steak with green peppers - all equally enjoyable. When I looked at the wall with the... More 

Thank Schilplin
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

My wife and I were meeting an old Spanish business friend for lunch and he suggested Pitarra as we wanted something traditional. After a muddle over the booking which was very smoothly ironed out we sat down to eat. The menu is quite wide with a very typical Catalan cuisine. Little tasters of tortilla, pan y tomate and olives came... More 

Thank Googly2010
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a daily menu because we had no so much time before catching our flight back and everything was just amazing!! Cozy and nice atmosphere and really friendly personal. We will go back for sure!!

Thank Niq F
Irvine, California
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

I arrived early in the evening for dinner and was the first one there due to custom that the Spanish/Catalans have for dining later, but the staff were very gracious and inviting. I was treated to a nice amuse-bouche before my appetizer of grilled asparagus. The asparagus was fabulous; plump and tasty! For my main course, I had the turbot... More 

Thank Eitleoir
Brisbane, Australia
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

My fiancé and I had dinner at Pitarra twice during our 5 day stay in Barcelona. The food is authentic Catalan, full of flavor and soul. The building itself used to belong to a clock-maker; his pieces still adorn the walls. It makes for a really warm and inviting atmosphere. The staff were incredibly welcoming and hospitable; they made fabulous... More 

Thank Eden V
Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Ok I am not an expert of Spanish kitchen but during our 15 days trip trough Spain with my girlfriend, this was absolutely our favorite from all points of view. The Staff is very nice and friendly, the restaurant is very familiar and simple, the food is amazing...every dish we ordered was a pleasure to look at and to eat... More 

Thank Carlo Alberto F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

The baby goat and stuffed partridge were superior. I would say that the paella is not their best dish but it was acceptable. The Sangria was the best we had in all of Barcelona and the house wine was incredible. The garancha vinegar, really what an exquisite tast. Our waiter was awesome and helped not just with the ordering and... More 

Thank R A
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant with really good food and great wines. Nice evironment and great interior. Good service but not top class. I cab really recommend a visit to Pitarra.

Thank Lars G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$22 - $57
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avinyo, 56, 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 16 47
Restaurant centenary of Barcelona, ​​whose name comes from the Catalan writer known as Serafí Pitarra S.XIX. The brothers Roig have recovered his literary works and objects as a small museum. There are several private rooms for groups as well as Wi-Fi to our customers.Marc Roig as chef and his team will offer you a cuisine, not forgetting traditional dishes and game in season.Jaume Roig and his staff will recommend the dishes and drinks to make your visit to the restaurant is a unique experience in every way.

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Staying in Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)

Neighborhood Profile
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 musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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