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Die Insel

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Pescadors, 17, 17480 Roses, Spain
+34 972257123
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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed - Mon 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

All I can say is that what we all ate from start to finish was absolutely delicious. Harry prepared a special menu of 3 sublime starters, which where cooked and presented to perfection. We then chose our mains and these too didn't disappoint. The service was very professional and friendly, my rather annoying food allergy was taken into account and... More 

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Rosas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

A superb quality restaurant, possibly the best in Roses! Situated just back from the seafront, the chef Harry is very talented and service is excellent. Highly recommend it!

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Empuriabrava, Spain
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We went for Sunday lunch with friends from RSA and Germany as we knew it was a favourite of a German neighbour. We had a good meal that we all enjoyed, served very professionally.

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Roses, Spain
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We went to Die Insel to celebrate an occasion. BIG mistake! Referring to the last reviewer’s title ”Good food and if all goes well you won't meet the owner's wife”, we unfortunately did meet the owner’s wife. This restaurant is not cheap, we knew that before we went, but we had a celebration and thought Die Insel would be perfect.... More 

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Mannheim, Germany
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We recently had lunch with friend at "Die Insel". The fish of the daily menu was out so I asked for another kind of fish. The owner's wife suggested tuna and I accepted. When the tuna came it had a strange taste. I let one of my friends taste and he agreed that something was not quite right. I called... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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87 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

With the products of the mediterranian see and the knoledged of the northen sees you have a very nice resolt in a very unnespected place. Ask the cheef why he is in Rosas and y'll have the respond. He allso aows the Harry's Bar netx door the restaurant.

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Trim, Ireland
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had the pleasure of experiencing the best that Roses has to offer when my husband and two daughters visited Die Insel. We absolutely loved the food which was exquisite, the service attentive and the atmosphere which was relaxed and friendly. There is an excellent wine list and the quantities of food were ample which is not always the case... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

We eat here every time we visit the in-laws in roses. The German owners and staff are very nice and speak English as well. Pasta and fish entrees are both excellent. Go here if you're visiting roses!!

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Thank mandapanda319
Ceret, France
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We went to this particular restaurant to celebrate a friends's 80th birthday. It had been recommended to us. Everything was delightful. The staff were charming, helpful and very efficient. Thé ambience was all we could have wished for on this very special occasion. The menu was very extensive with some dishes rather expensive but you could avoid these if you... More 

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Linter, Belgium
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We come to Roses every summer in the last 25 years. At least 2 times each year, we visit Die Insel. Forget about The German name of this restaurant. The owners are German, yes, but the food is 100% authentic. The best Paella in town! Great Zarzuela! Perfect mejillones. Try it out!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pescadors, 17, 17480 Roses, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Roses
  • Phone Number: +34 972257123

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