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El Galeo

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Mauri i villar, 3, 17230 Palamos, Spain
+34 972 98 53 40
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7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Tapas in Palamos. Nice, friendly and involving atmosphere. Waiters offer you different tapas, you can take which you prefer from the tray. In the end you pay for the number of little plates you collect. I suggest it......

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Thank Sus G
Palamos, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017

i've been here plenty of times, somehow they are always without any much space to go inside but thats why the food is incredibly good and not expensive, this is one my favourites places here in Palamós.

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Thank Arnau O
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Every time we visit Palamos we go to El Galeo. The food is good, both for dinner or if you want to eat something small. I like this place a lot!

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Thank Jessica S
Brives sur Charente
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Fun tapas bar as it's always full and has a queue... Get there early! Lots of atmosphere and great hot and cold tapas.Recommend .

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Thank Haslett1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Lovely tapas. Really enjoyed the experience. Service is speedy. Fun and bustling atmosphere. Although wouldn't recommend the sea urchins!

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Thank Suzanne F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time outside El Galeo. The waitresses kept coming to our table with delicious warm tapas (1,50-4,00 eur per plate), the riocha della casa (2,50 per glass) was really good and the staff was warm and helpful. Awesome night!

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Thank Florian D
Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Take your wine and sit do not take any tapas yet as the ladys will come fast with warm tapas dishes and its delicious

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Thank seda m
Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

If you want to taste tapas in Palamos it is the best place. But it is a bar, not a restaurant! You will have the best experience in tapas, you should go if you visit Palamos, or the other retaurants next door, they are restaurants from the same company. Prawn are excellent! Taste the wines! It is little, probably you... More 

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Thank Iceman7210
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We have tried many tapas bars during our stay at Costa Brava, and we liked El Galeo the most. It delivered what I always imagined a real tapas experience should be: simple but tasty snacks that are enjoyed with a drink in a good atmosphere. The place can get very crowded and often there is a line, but I guess... More 

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Bernac, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Great atmosphere, fabulous wines, fantastic Tapas hot and cold. We ALL loved it! Especially my son who is 15 and a picky eater.There was something for everyone. Lovely chap at the bar who helped us with our choices of wine and food. It's a definate MUST!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mauri i villar, 3, 17230 Palamos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Palamos
  • Phone Number: +34 972 98 53 40

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