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Cal Pinxo Platja

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US$ 37-US$ 44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

Very nice outdoor dining by the beach. Food was good in general but I'd advise against ordering the scampi as it wasn't that fresh. Waiters were excellent. They made an error in one of our orders but took care of that immediately once we brought...More

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank PedroJoven
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We ate dinner at Cal Pinxo. For entrees, we had half serves of two mains, which was a nice idea-both the seafood croquettes and prawns were very good. Our seafood paella main was excellent-well flavoured and cooked rice, with generous included seafood. Deserts were a...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Frans_12255060
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Nice location on the boardwalk of the beach, with good fresh seafood, and a very good Paella. Great for a seafood lunch with a bottle of wine. The Set Menu is also very good value! Highly recommend for the food, but service is just average....More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank ShyFlyer
Reviewed 31 May 2013

My colleagues and I picked this restaurant at random, after walking across town in search of dinner. Our opinion was that any restaurant in this location (by the wharf area of Barcelona) would be above average prices. Our bill was 169 Euro for four, including...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank JoPilsworth
Reviewed 19 May 2013

A very good paella alternative to a 90 minute projected wait across the way at Can Majo on a Sunday afternoon. Beautiful location on the beach. Very crowded, and so service was somewhat slow and confused.

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank Steven S
Reviewed 8 May 2013

I returned here with guests after many years. I remember this place as one of the better paella restaurants. The terrace outside is just fantastic. Sitting in the middle of the city overlooking the water is a pretty unique experience. What spoiled it for me...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank 42Travelbug42
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Recommended by one of my tour guides, Cal Pinxo for paella is LEGENDARY in my book!! Fresh, hearty portions prepared al dente (as pasta SHOULD be) made this dining experience one of the BEST of my visit!! Don't kwow if I'll find anything as good...More

Date of visit: July 2012
1  Thank wldcatjaz
Reviewed 23 February 2012

We had berberechos, oysters, gambas, chipirones con judias as starters and then fideua de marisco as main course. For desert a chocolate cake. A good cava as drink. Every single dish was excellent, as was the service. The restaurant location is simple, in a good...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank Jaco1969
Reviewed 13 October 2009

11 of us ate at cal pinxo restaurant, and I have to say it was the worst experience of customer service I have ever seen. When out food arrived we pointed out to the waiter that 3 of the meals were not what was ordered...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2008

I love the terrace in a sunny day. Nice paella parellada.

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