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El Portalon

Carrer Dels Banys Nous 20 | Street Dels Banys Nous 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 02 11 87
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (22 reviews)
“tapas” (48 reviews)
“trout” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Carrer Dels Banys Nous 20 | Street Dels Banys Nous 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Although this was our fifth visit to Barcelona, generally staying for a couple of weeks, it is the first time I have ventured to write a review. But, for the Portalon in the Barrio Gotico, I will make the effort. The restaurant is easy enough...More

Thank cnelson945
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were lucky to come across this tapas restaurant late one evening on our first night in Barcelona as It is hidden away near the cathedral and does not show on any of the tripadvisor or google maps. The simple but delicious fish dishes (the...More

Thank Porto99
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your opinion. We are so happy to hear that you really enjoyed the food and that the ambience relaxed you. We would be very happy to see you again in El Portalón!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had high hopes for this restaurant as we had eaten here a couple of years ago & quite enjoyed it. Its in a really interesting building and has quite a nice atmosphere. However, the dinner was very disappointing. I had seafood noodles and was...More

Thank Maureen M
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your opinion Maureen. We are so sorry to hear this. Please accept our apologies, we really hope this doesn't happen again. We would like you to come back to our restaurant!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food and perfect wine. Friendly service. Best crema catalana I tried so far. A place to go in gothic block.

Thank Mikhail V
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your opinion Mikhail! We are so glad to hear these kind words. We are looking forward to see you soon again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in the Gotic area, and went down the wrong street, and stumbled upon this restaurant. It looked interesting and we returned the next night. Our dinner was very good, and is built in into formal stables of a rich person. But it...More

Thank Jerry J
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much Jerry for your opinion. We are very glad to know you liked our restaurant and that you enjoyed the food. We would be very happy to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tal como hace unos meses, ¡¡ buenísimo !! Los platos, el servicio, la ubicación y el precio. Nos gustó la primera vez que fuímos nosotros (2 adultos +1 niño) y hemos regresado hace unos días añadiendo a "los abuelos", que han disfrutado también. Es muy...More

Thank 781carless
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias Carlos por hablar tan bien de nosotros. Estamos muy contentos de saber que tú y tu familia disfrutasteis...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the traditional 🥘 Paella .. Tasted just amazing! Staff were kind enough to get us the vegetarian option. Must go restaurant

Thank deepika p
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind opinion. We are glad you liked our vegetarian options and you had a good time in our restaurant. We would love you to come again!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited this little gem twice on a recent trip. The tapas is superb with good variety and quality ingredients and it’s reasonably priced

Thank RICHARD H
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for telling us your experience. We are glad to know you enjoyed our food and that the price is reasonable. We would love to see you again in our restaurant Richard!

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Found by chance this restaurant turned out to be a little gem... the food was fabulous well cooked and well presented and the waiting staff could not do enough for us.Will definitely be going back next time we are in Barcelona

Thank Claire M
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Claire, we are very glad to know your opinion, and to know you enjoyed our food and that you will come back if you go again to Barcelona. We would love you to come again to our restaurant. We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We coulnd imagine something like this when we came to this restaurant but we kept on ordering and ordering and ordering... Service was fantastic as well! Thank you all!

Thank Murat I
El Portalón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Portalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. We are glad to know you enjoyed our meals and kept ordering food. We hope to see you soon in our restaurant!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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: Carrer Dels Banys Nous 20 | Street Dels Banys Nous 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 02 11 87
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