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El Cul de la lleona

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Calderers 8 | Calderers 8, 17004 Girona, Spain
34972203158
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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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Girona, Spain
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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...

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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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!

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Kiev
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38 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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

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Thank UkrainianKiev
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank David M
Northern Ireland
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76 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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 

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Thank GeorgieB56
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank Pavel J
England, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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 stars 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!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

We were treated very well and the dishes had a lot of quantity. The menu had many options and it was easy to find something that fits one's likes.

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Thank Xavier N
Barrie, Canada
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

After visiting Girona,we stopped by this cute restaurant for lunch.This is a small place with about 12 inside tables.The only negative would be the service can be slow as everything is prepared by one chef,but it is worth the wait.You would pay at least 3 times the price any where else.THE 3 courses are 10 E during the week and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
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?