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A Barrola

Rua Franco 29 Bajo, 15702 Santiago de Compostela | Rua Do Franco 29 Bajo Santiago de Compostela, 15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 981 57 79 99
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“buey” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua Franco 29 Bajo, 15702 Santiago de Compostela | Rua Do Franco 29 Bajo Santiago de Compostela, 15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky to get a table at this restaurant one evening while wandering around looking for somewhere tempting to have an evening meal. Here there were white tablecloths and waiters in white jackets and tie. The food was expensive but absolutely fabulous. We both...More

Thank Patricia K
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola. A la espera de que nos visite nuevamente reciba...More

Reviewed July 17, 2017

Probably this is the best place for seafood in Santiago. We enjoyed a large lobster (chosen live) and a spiny crab with a salad. Service friendly and efficient. Wine list very good. Good ambienceMore

Thank DaveBridge
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola. A la espera de que nos visite nuevamente, reciba...More

Reviewed June 25, 2017

We had high hope for this restaurant but encountered the following problems. When you ask for vino tin to de la casa it should be from the area(Galicia) not a rioja When you ask for a steak very very rare it should not come cooked...More

1  Thank suehandy
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión, pero es que se está confundiendo de restaurante, debido a que restaurante A Barrola tiene...More

Reviewed May 21, 2017

A Barrola was recommended to us by a tour guide as the best place to try the fish and shellfish Santiago de Compostela is renowned for, and we were not disappointed. It is conveniently located near the Cathedral and identifiable by the tanks with live...More

Thank SheriffSantiago
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola, a la espera de que nos visite nuevamente, reciba...More

Reviewed May 10, 2017

We were suggested this restaurant by our tour guide. Great fish, loud and busy filled with locals and very few tourists. This one is just steps from the Cathedral.More

Thank LeeFaust
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola. A la espera de que nos visite nuevamente, reciba...More

Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing !! Is a must if you visit Santiago and you like seafood. This is the best seafood I ever tried !! I was with a meat eater and he went for the buey steak, it was great , very tender and...More

Thank TopTurista
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola, a la espera de que nos visite nuevamente, reciba...More

Reviewed December 13, 2016

Lovely bee from the market; a couple of tasty freebies were very good (tortilla espagnol and pulpo) and the clams in olive oil were as fresh as could be.. Nice ambiance although lighting a bit bright. Good wine list.More

Thank AJCG
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola. A la espera de que nos visite nuevamente, reciba...More

Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We had the grilled seafood for two and a great white wine. Waitstaff was very nice And our experience was very good.More

Thank Marc122
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola. A la espera de que nos visite nuevamente, reciba...More

Reviewed September 3, 2016

We enquired about good fish restaurants at our hotel and A Barrola was suggested. We were slightly let down when my wife's choice of fish proved not available and she had to settle for sole - which admittedly was very well prepared and presented (but...More

Thank spmmik53
ABARROLA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at A Barrola, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2017
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Estimado cliente, Agradecemos su opinión y confianza en Restaurante A Barrola. Lamentamos que al tratarse de un día de verano...More

Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my friend and his wife. When the waiter came to ask us what we wAnted we asked for a few more minutes and he started to tap his watch as if to say "hurry up" which I did not...More

Thank Mohsin H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$24 - $47
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Franco 29 Bajo, 15702 Santiago de Compostela | Rua Do Franco 29 Bajo Santiago de Compostela, 15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of A Coruna  >  Santiago de Compostela
  • Phone Number: +34 981 57 79 99
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