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El Cul de la lleona

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Calderers 8 | Calderers 8, 17004 Girona, Spain
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Badalona, Spain
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233 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A small, intimate restaurant in the old part of Girona. We found this by chance by reviewing the published menu outside the restaurant. This was without the most attractive menu we saw in the area with many attractive options for both the meat eating and vegetarian parts of our party. Having said that we were very lucky to get in,... More 

Thank Mark R
Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

We chanced upon this cosy restuarant run by 2 after our walk down from the catheral. What attracted us is that "most of our dishes are freshly prepared".. Very good value for money. Portion was generous and delicious ! Definitely worth the patience and €...€10pax for weekday Menu Dia.

Thank lowpc19
Girona, Spain
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

It's a nice place for eat but if you are looking for sofisticated place this isnot really the place. I'would repeat cause I liked but my wife did'nt...

Thank Narcis T
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

First time at this restaurant and I explained them about my vegan choice. They prepared me some veggies really tasty. Staff is helpful, restaurant is well located and everything was correct. Nice place!

Thank XanaDahdal
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41 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2015

We found recommendations in the Rough guide to Spain and the day menu for 12 euro was very good. Stuffed pepper and eggplant with meat were excellent. Was not busy in November

Thank UkrainianKiev
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

First of all, food is not bad. Soup is even good but... The local is too noisy and a but uncomfortable.

Thank David M
Northern Ireland
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84 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2015

We were staying nearby and were attracted by the variety of choice which is not usual for the meal of the day option. Small intimate restaurant and nicely finished. We had scrambled egg and the spaghetti startes. Both very good. Princess Sylvia had the stuffed peppers and I had the meat and augberine, really tasty mains. Cheesecake and melon for... More 

Thank GeorgieB56
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2015

On our trip to Girona we visited a couple of restaurants. El Cul de la lleona was the best. All was perfect. And a day menu is really cheap. Only 10 € on weekdays (starter, main course, dessert, bread and a glass of wine). My wife had a pork cheek, she said it was delicious.

Thank Pavel J
England, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

We really enjoyed our stop here for lunch . We choose the menu of the dia and the choices were great and the portion sizes very generous. Quality was good and the service was super friendly. Really nice staff added to a very cute setting made this a nice spot to stop whilst wandering around Barrio Vell which was lovely.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015

We stopped here by chance and enjoyed great food and wine for a very reasonable price. There was plenty of choice on the menu, the staff were friendly and there was a nice atmosphere in the restaurant. Highly recommended!

1 Thank Placoaddict

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calderers 8 | Calderers 8, 17004 Girona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Girona
  • Phone Number: 34972203158

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