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La Font Picant

Urbanitzacio Bell-Lloc S/N, 17246 Santa Cristina d'Aro, Spain
+34 972 83 33 50
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“snails” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Healthy, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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Urbanitzacio Bell-Lloc S/N, 17246 Santa Cristina d'Aro, Spain
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The inside garden is lovely and peaceful, the staff is really friendly, they even have a children's menu, what's not to like? We had the grilled fish, it was fresh and delicious. We'll definitely come back to this place!

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By accident we passed by the restaurant and had been attratcted by the nice, quiet and offsite location. As we did not want to cook ourselves every day during our holidays here, we decided to make a reservation for dinner. We enjoyed an evening there...More

Thank Astrid85K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Nicely situated in an old railway station with a peaceful garden. Friendly service and live music. Food is ok, a lot of meat, not much choice for vegetarians. Pleasant experience but a bit high priced compared to other places.

Thank Felicia2013
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Been here this evening with my girlfriend and her parents, and were not let down at all!! the food was tasty, good menu and not a bad price!! the set menu went down well, and a couple of us ate A La carte! There was...More

Thank Davidlloyd12
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Arrived at 1:30pm and just managed to get a table on the terrace. Unusually for Spain this restaurant/bar seems to be open all day for snacks and full meals. Really great local dishes. My companion was adventurous and ordered the Catalan snails followed by octopus....More

Thank David C
Merce P, Gerente at La Font Picant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017
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Muchas gracias Sr David por su visita y sus comentarios. Lo esperamos en La Font Picant. Saludos Mercè Pellicer y...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice place, friendly staff and delicious food. The chicken on charcoal is really excellent!! Live music and a nice garden. Friendly prices, a must go in this area

Thank Jan Piet v
Merce P, Gerente at La Font Picant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017
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Apreciado cliente. Muchas gracias por su visita y sus comentarios. Esperamos que disfrute de nuestra Costa Brava. Felices vacaciones

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Really nice setting, in an old railway station. Service was friendly and attentive. Food was all freshly made and with fresh ingredients and nice flavours. We had the leg of pork and it was cooked perfectly. Kids burger was real meat and delicious (apparently)....whole experience...More

Thank Postcorner
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and good service Had grilled octopus and home made croquetas.. Which were delicious Main course. Lamb to be shared with two was amazingly tender and juicy.. Best in many years Desert mandarin sorbet home made also very refreshing Overall a must if you...More

Thank Daviduchi
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Stopped while biking for lunch. Great service. Fixed price, 3 course meal was very good. Patio seating throughly enjoyable in the afternoon.

Thank 5-Starr
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is one of the places I go to eat often. No fuss, excellent basic food, good service, like in your own (Spanish) kitchen. Very good value for money.

Thank Marcel C
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Yes! September no problem we open every day until october thank you. See you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
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Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 23:00
Monday
09:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 23:00
Thursday
09:30 - 23:00
Friday
09:30 - 23:00
Saturday
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urbanitzacio Bell-Lloc S/N, 17246 Santa Cristina d'Aro, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Santa Cristina d'Aro
  • Phone Number: +34 972 83 33 50
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Description
There are places that take us back to our childhood: summer evenings, picnics by the spring, your first bike... La Font Picant is one of those places. An antique restaurant in an old railway station, a meeting point for the people of Sant Feliu, Santa Cristina... A beautiful little corner with plenty of heart. With this simplicity of form we offer a selection of meats, grilled or spit-roasted over a wood fire. We use only 100% natural products, cooked on charcoal from les Gavarres, obtained by natural means. We have chosen to pursue a policy of respect for the environment and local sustainability.
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