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La Manual Alpargatera

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amazing store, highly recommend a visit

I highly recommend checking this store out. I had no issue communicating with the people who work... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susan L
New York City, New York
via mobile
Fun shopping experience

When planning my trip to Barcelona, I knew I wanted to buy a pair of espadrilles. This place has... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
San Francisco, California
via mobile
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Carrer d'Avino 7, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
+34 933 01 01 72
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend checking this store out. I had no issue communicating with the people who work there and they were very friendly. They seemed to speak english just fine.My family and I kept apologizing for asking to try on so many different types of...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

When planning my trip to Barcelona, I knew I wanted to buy a pair of espadrilles. This place has been making them forever and when you walk in, you can see employees hand making them in the back of the store. I think I tried...More

Thank Tesstastic
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I bought 6 pairs of espadrilles because i know over the summer it will be useful! The people there are very nice and will help you find your right size. Some may not speak english but you still will get the right help. Trust me,...More

2  Thank The_Style_Gourmande
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I just love this shop . I bought 4 pairs of shoes exceptional service and you can see them stitching the shoes on site.

Thank fati666222
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Good prices, variety of shoes, friendly people. What can you ask more? I really liked the shoes in here. Toni pons may seem popular but do not go there, because their shoes are heavy and plastic. This is the perfect place for espadrilles and you...More

3  Thank Sena S
Reviewed 25 April 2018

On holiday in Barcelona and my friend wanted to buy shoes at this store. Nice store - but the man behind the counter was extremely rude! I asked for assistance and he felt the need to reprimand me for not greeting him first! (I speak...More

Thank IMHO33
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We were vacationing in Spain and while in Barcelona my GF wanted to check this store out. The store was really busy. We went in and took a number and basically tried to stay out of the way until our number was called. We tried...More

2  Thank LizandC
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I love espadrilles and planned to buy some authentic Spanish espadrilles during our trip to Spain. Advanced research about where we planned to visit suggested La Manual Alpargatera for espadrilles. The shop is easy to find, just about 4 blocks off La Rambla. When we...More

4  Thank Camassia
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We walked and stumbled on this place. My girlfriend could not be happier. Tried on 4 or 5 pairs with helpful employees and bought 1 pair

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

I went there twice in Apr and Sep to buy the shoes from Japan. First time, I found very unkind lady staff looked like Japanese. I try to talk in Japanese and she answer not kindly. I feel unconfortable for that but the other lady...More

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16 October 2018|
Response from The_Style_Gourmande | Reviewed this property |
yes it is! have so much fun there!!! also be patient because if they are crowded you will need to wait. I bought 6 pairs and spent 2 hours there. go directly to the check out area to take a ticket for numbers.