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C/ Pelegri Ballester 19-21, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
+34 938 15 62 02
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7:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Thu - Tue 7:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on the first night of our trip and it was a fairly steep initiation in the Catalan charm! The food was fresh and of good quality and the house wine was delightful! The waiter was so friendly and tried hard with his limited English and our very limited Spanish! The hazelnut liqueur was out of this... More 

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Thank Emma R
Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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418 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong. This is a reasonable place. If you'll go there, chances are you will leave satisfied. however, locally this is considered like the place to go and it really isn't very special. Go here if invited. If not, go somewhere else.

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Thank TheLegos
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We went there with our family of four at 8:00 pm on a Saturday. It was already packed, but we were able to get a seat at the bar. It was so much fun, with such a great selection of tapas. Our Spanish is not good, and they were so great at doing their best to communicate with us. When... More 

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Padua, Italy
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

The best place I ate in town. The service is really good, well organize and the prices of the meals are really low. If you are looking for a place to eat seafood I guess this is the place you are looking for.

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1 Thank Mattia R
London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

Even were told about this tapas bar by locals it's very good worth a viisit good price English menu available

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1 Thank nanny20132013
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

The tapas are great. We loved specially the Pulpo salad. Service is very professional. Our best choice in vilanova.

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1 Thank Josep Mª P
Vilanova I La Geltru, Catalonia, Spain
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is one of our favourite restaurants in Vilanova and one we have visited many times over the years. The food is always great quality and value and the service warm and friendly. The only problem is getting a table!! If you don't mind eating early, getting to the restaurant before normal Spanish meal times is recommended.

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1 Thank Niel_spain
Clearwater, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2015

This is an excellent place for Tapas, the last time prior to this that I ate there was in 1992 that is how long they have been in business. So good I had to eat there twice during my holiday!

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

We visited restaurant during our 10 days , mornings and evenings. Tortilla, pulpo, pulpito , squids etc all soft but tender. Mostly we really enjoy eating in that restaurant. Specially that prices are very tempting over there. Thick creamy coffee also on plus. Mostly we prefer grilled or cooked dishes so can not tellabout fried one. But choice is huge... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by hotel - it is a little off the beaten track but what a fabulous find ! Lovely staff, fabulous food - so good we went two nights on the trot and may go again before we leave !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $22
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Pelegri Ballester 19-21, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Vilanova i la Geltru
  • Phone Number: +34 938 15 62 02

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?