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La Fonda

Carrer dels Escudellers, 10, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 01 75 15
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Carrer dels Escudellers, 10, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely decorated restaurant, food was distinctly average and nothing special at all. With a bit of research on trip advisor you can do so much better.

Thank yorkwhite21
Reviewed 6 days ago

When I asked my hotel staff for Spanish food, he suggested me to try at La Fonda and it was so amazing! We ordered Seafood Paella, Mixed Tapas and Sangria. The seafood was so fresh and all the Tapas was so amazing. We had deep...More

Thank Jesanee W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant 17 years ago on our first visit to Barcelona and it was great! Every time we've visited Barcelona after that we always eat in this wonderful restaurant. Anything you eat will be great! It's not your touristy restaurant. This is where...More

Thank TRobert2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner was served late ... The wine was not served in an ice bucket whilst we were having dinner .. Then I asked for fruit which I had a choice of a kiwi, orange or apple and I asked for a kiwi and it was...More

Thank cbossino
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our family's go to place for Mexican food. From the salsa and chips to chili rellenos, tacos, beans etc and the reasonably priced pitchers of beer-- we always leave satisfied.

Thank aslow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So good everything was awesome. The paella was so good. The waiter was awesome . Children many have pencil that you can draw. Very good restaurant.

Thank Калоян Н
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a reservation based on some celiac blogs we read. Awful! We walked out and went elsewhere. There was no celiac menu and the allergen list had gluten in all but 3 items- all salads or seafood. Save yourself a trip.

Thank Erica B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very popular restaurant that served very good Seafood Paella. Service was a little bit slow but overall a very good dining experience.

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch. Had meal of the day 3 course and wine or beer for €11.75. Returned the following evening and had 3 course with wine for €18. Both were very enjoyable and excellent value for money .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is very pretty-almost an oasis in the craziness of the Gothic Quarter. We walked right in for lunch, but the line was out the door when we left. We had a 3-course meal which was very reasonable with very generous portions, so go...More

Thank Charlene H
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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Response from tarmar2017 | Reviewed this property |
it was Master Card but Visa
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
If I am not wrong, yes :)
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20 June 2016|
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Response from Lorenzo M | Reviewed this property |
The do no accept reservations, you'll have to cue outside, the place is very big and generally is not too long before you get a table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer dels Escudellers, 10, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 01 75 15
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