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Can Rafa

Passeig, 7, 17488 Cadaques, Spain
+34 972 15 94 01
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Passeig, 7, 17488 Cadaques, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This family business place is great!! Service is the best, the whole family working together! Food is very good, ask for paella, salads, squids, etc Don't miss it!!? To come back

Thank Diego S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal at Can Rafa - the Paella Negro is incredibly rich and the fish is beyond fresh. The owners also run an winery, Martin Faixo, that we visited after eating at the restaurant and had a wonderful experience. This is a...More

Thank Lara H
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A lovely restaurant facing on a small square by the sea front. We had an excellent lobster paella and craft beer at a very reasonable price. Staff were very pleasant and friendly and we had a very enjoyable evening and would certainly return.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This restaurant is family-owned (multi-generational). Two couples shared a whole fish cooked to perfection. Rafael, one of the owners, provided exceptional and charming service. All wines are in-house (they own a winery) and the recommended wine was excellent. Truly a wonderful evening.

Thank shelley r
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This was the last dinner we had during our one week hike along the Catalan coast. And it was definitely the best. Simple but very well-tasting dishes from start to finish; dishes you did not want to end. Pleasantly and effectively served, in nice atmosphere....More

Thank Kjell S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We expected a good and local fish restaurant, but we found it is a tourist restaurant with mediocre food and very high prices.

Thank amechaye-iris
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The restaurant was recommended for the quality of its fishes. I took the big grilled fishes dish and it was just ravishing. All different fishes cooked to the perfection. Plus a good wine advised by the son of Rafa and the experience was just great!

Thank Rudy D
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is excellent. The fish was wonderful. The service was on top of everything. We spent a delightful evening. It's to recommend, no doubt. Price very reasonable. They have their own vineyards and own olive oil.

Thank Hipolit G
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Restaurant personally recomended but found to be lacking of service and quality of cuisine. Strange that with the good fish offered they serve up very mediocre/watery Scorpion fish SUQUET. Owner took our orders and gave us a lesson on fish totally rejecting other points points...More

Thank RosadabrilAlella
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We ate here our first night in town and had a wonderful dinner, I would suggest making a reservation beforehand

Thank KBG921403
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15 January 2017|
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Response from rafelMF m | Property representative |
Dear steven, We are so sorry but as you know we are a really small restaurant and we don't do big groups, maximum of 6-8 people. If you want you can ask to gala restaurant at "sol ixent" hotel. I think theydo big groups... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 62 - US$ 86
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig, 7, 17488 Cadaques, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Cadaques
  • Phone Number: +34 972 15 94 01
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