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Avenida del Parallel, 184 | Metro L3, ESPANA, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
+34 626 84 63 69
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Healthy, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida del Parallel, 184 | Metro L3, ESPANA, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: L'Amfora
1. La Casa de Paella...so true!!
"lovely atmosphere, polite and friendly staff, and the wonderful paella"
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2. Fantastic, fresh seafood!
"Everything was fresh, tasty and in great portions!!"
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3. Best sea food in town
"The best paella I have ever tried, spanish food as well"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So.. we weren’t sure where to eat since this the first time we’re here in Barcelona. Searching on google and TripAdvisor. Come this place with best paella. I normally don’t count on reviews, since people only write when they’ve mad at something. I decided to...More

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 30 July 2017

L'Amfora served the best paella I've ever had, either in Spain or elsewhere in the world I've tried it. It was clearly made from fresh ingredients and cooked a long time: very moist and flavorful. Service was also outstanding.More

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Oriol E, Gerente at L'Amfora, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Customer. Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with us. I am very happy to know that our staff made your dinner enjoyable. You can follow us on our Facebook and Twitter pages for promos you might be interested in. We...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food is just average but over-priced. The waiter refused to change seats for us even the air conditioning was not working and plenty of vacant seats at inner area. Beans were almost full plate but few baby squids which cost 17.5 euro. The worst experience...More

1  Thank Sin Ngai N
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I had dinner here and we could have not been more pleased. The servers were all very cordial and professional. They even offered us a round of limoncello on the house. We had a table outside, but the inside is also lovely....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was very well recommended although we were a bit wary as it is located in a touristy area. But reviews were good and the location convenient for our friends that were visiting. So we went for it. Oh my. Service is terrible. After complaining...More

1  Thank Rtorresk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good a paella. Waiters are friendly. Sea food are really nice. A bit expensive but worthy. Will recommend to my friends

Thank starswish2100
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here one evening before leaving for a cruise. the seafood was very fresh - the fish, mussels and paella were all delicious. The service was good too.

Thank doug2244
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the recommendation of local people, we visited this great restaurant. Fireworks flavors. High quality of seafood. Of the 8 restaurants visited in Barcelona in search of the best paella, we found in this restaurant. Thanks chief, for an unusual combination of tastes. Also I...More

Thank Nita A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is full of tourists at our time of arrival. We are not sure if there is really a good place to taste authentic Catalan food, but our meal is great. Sangria is refreshing as always. Our starters, garlic prawns and snails, are cooked...More

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with big expectations because of all the positive reviews.. Food is good but I didn't find it great.. Service should improve

Thank andreahammers
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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Response from Tyler G | Reviewed this property |
I did not use the website, but booking through the tripadviser app worked just fine
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Yes they accept big Groups. We were 22pax and had to call to 0034626846369 or 0034933253427 To do the booking cause Its really difficult to get a table.we loved the expeience at this place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$140
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida del Parallel, 184 | Metro L3, ESPANA, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Raval
  • Neighbourhood: El Raval
  • Phone Number: +34 626 84 63 69
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Welcome to the L'Amfora! Have an authentic catalan and mediterranean experience. Enjoy a beautiful maritime environment with your people while you savor our tapas selection, traditional paellas, exquisite grilled meats and the most selected seafood from our tank. Obviously, do not miss our typical desserts and our popular sangria of Catalan cava. Furthermore, we have private meeting rooms for groups, vegetarian and vegan multiple options and children menus. We are located next to de crowded España square, The Congress Palace and The Magic Fountain of Montjuic. We work with all our love, tradition, dedication and passion to improve daily and make you happier.
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