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Cal Galan

Corriol de l'Usach, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972 77 01 40
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Corriol de l'Usach, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We have visited this fab little restaurant twice now on our hols and it is an absolute gem! Some of the most authentic Spanish food we have ever eaten - with fantastic service, great atmosphere, lovely decor and amazi g prices. We visited as a...More

1  Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Every time we visit Escala, my wife and I must eat at least ones here. The food is super delicious, and that for an amazing price. Waiters are friendly and one of the few restaurants where they ask if they need to wait with serving...More

Thank Yannick V
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Wow. Can't beat this place on price or quality. Excellent fillet steak, cooked perfectly, great pasta for kids and really tasty chicken in mustard sauce.

Thank Kym C
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The pig's cheek is excellent, as described in other reviews. Straightforward, tasty Catalan food in a nice setting. The decor is great with loads of photos of L'Escala when it was a proper fishing village

Thank Rathcarrick
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We have been visiting this family run, typically Catalan restaurant for over 30 years and it never loses it's charm and it's reputation for excellent value for money food. My favourite is Pig's Cheek, Egg and Chips with the excellent red house wine - you...More

Thank David528764
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We'd been visiting this family run resto since the '80. We didn't return to L'Escala for the past 5 years and were scared that the place had shut down. Many tradicional places in the town have gone down (Ca la Neus at Nieves Mar Hotel,...More

Thank Josep V
Joangalan, Propietario at Cal Galan, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you very much Josep for your comment, and thanks for remembering us after so long !!! Indeed, we have more than 50 years and we try to make each day a little better !!! Thank you!!!! Joan.

Reviewed 26 June 2018

Remembering having a slightly disappointing meal here years ago, I had no great expectations this time around. I was wrong: I ate very much better than I had expected: the loin of pork with Roquefort sauce was very good. So much so, in fact, that...More

1  Thank Traveller10071
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Come here every year for steak and chips or the lomo. Never disappoints. Looking forward to this year too.

Thank Adrian171
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I love sharing tapas with friends and we share several ones at Cal Galan. We loved the atmosphere, the service and the food. We specially enjoyed the Spanish Omelet: thin, juicy and very tasty. I follow Instagram accounts about Spanish Omelets, and I am sure...More

Thank Stligochu
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We have had a place in lescala for the last twelve years. This is one of our favourite places for a cheap and cheerful meal. We have always had a good meal here.The staff are always friendly. July and August you have to wait awhile...More

Thank 280margaret
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Response from Joangalan | Property representative |
Good morning and sorry for the delay !!! In our restaurant you can eat salad and products without gluten, speak a little English !!! No problem !!! Thank you for your interess and good morning !!! ; )
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Seating, Television
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Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corriol de l'Usach, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
  • Phone Number: +34 972 77 01 40
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