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Itapa Catalunya

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La Rambla
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Plaza Catalunya 7, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 01 24 52
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Today
11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 00:30
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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254 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As we were hungry and passed it on the way from metro, we decided to give it a go especially that no wait for food was expected - all you can eat buffet. It also sounded like a good idea to be able to try a few different tapas. Well, unfortunately hot food wasn't hot at all, rather luke warm.... More 

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Thank Bogusza
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

place next to plaza catalunya, there is indoor and outdoor seating. Large buffet including tapas, soups,salads, hot food for 13.95 euros. food was good.

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Thank Diana S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is good value and allows to taste a variety of tapas dishes at a good price.The food is made freshly and the staff are friendly.

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Thank Louise N
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Poor service, waited about 10 minutes to be served, was just about to leave when waiter approached. Orders three beers, 7.50 each, most expensive beers in our week long stay in Barcelona.

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Thank liza68
San Diego, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

The staff that helped was very nice. I like that there are several levels of eating areas. The place was so so clean.

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Thank rfuentecilla
Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I have been travelling around Europe for about 6 weeks and this is hands down the worst place to eat. Me and my boyfriend sat down for the 10€ buffet of cold meals and salad. We filled our plates a few times with some mediocre salad but figured for 10€ it was alright. When the bill came our drinks were... More 

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Thank madisoncp
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Was on holiday and visited Barcelona for the day and decided to try some of the local food. We walked around for a while and found this place which looked great from first glance. We sat down inside and asked for drinks as it was boiling hot outside, half an hour later, we were still waiting. My partner went up... More 

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Thank Marc H
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

First off, do not raise your expectations, it's an all you can eat buffet; the drinks are overpriced, food is served from warming pans so the temperature varies and it is normally packed. Took my girlfriend, who has never had tapas, to introduce her to it. Food was great (considering that it's mass cooked) and the staff are very friendly,... More 

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Thank Will K
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

A one price buffet with a good variety of tapas, hot and cold. The quality of the food was better than expected at the price and service and atmosphere were pleasant. 56 euros for 3 people, with a drink each.

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Thank Manxman34
Carpinteria, California
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67 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

One price for tapa buffet, large salad choices, seafood, breads, tapa's, vegetable and meet dishes. Desserts are extra. Sidewalk seating, service excellent.

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Thank Patti E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:30
Saturday
09:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Catalunya 7, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > La Rambla
  • Neighbourhood: La Rambla
  • Phone Number: +34 933 01 24 52

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in La Rambla

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La Rambla
Barcelona's most famous street was once a dry riverbed. Now, La Rambla is a 1200-metre boulevard, and a major draw for visitors. During the day, La Rambla fills with pedestrians, some of which stroll past impressive human statues and artists while others take a break to people-watch while enjoying a drink at one of the many terraces. Housed here is the iconic Boqueria Market that offers one of the most varied and appetising selections of local produce and specialty meats and treats. While it’s important for tourists to keep an eye on their belongings at all times, this area is most safely explored in the daytime and is a must see for everyone who visits.
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