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Casa Delfin

$$ - $$$
El Born / La Ribera
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Passeig del Born, 36, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 19 50 88
09:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 00:00
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Durham, England
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice and tasty seafood paella and we would return. However, if I'm being picky, could have done with some more fish in it.

Thank Ronnie S
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We each ordered the ceviche. It was served in tigers milk. Such a fresh acidic flavor. We shared a yummy spinach salad. We'd had plenty to eat but the desserts sounded amazing. We didn't resist. We didn't regret it either. The most smooth and delicious chocolate fondant with creme anglaise. For me, a chocolate hazelnut brownie floating in creme anglaise... More 

Thank Donna M
Hong Kong, China
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110 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We looked for good tapas and saw recommendations that their tapas is top notch, hence, went there to eat. We had a few tapas, drank sangria, not the traditional one but created by the restaurant, it's very very good and refreshing. We also tried parella without much expectation, it turned out to be the best parella we had in this... More 

1 Thank LBBL_Linda
Dunblane, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous dinner last night- every course was delicious. I tried sea bass ceviche for the first time and loved it. For most of the evening we were served by Alan and he looked after us so well, as did the other staff. Would definitely recommend a visit to Casa Delfin - wonderful food, every course was a delight, and very... More 

1 Thank Lorna R
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inside Casa Delfin is a great rustic atmosphere and the decoration is a catch for the eye. We were served by Silvo witch was very friendly and helpfull. Vi had a bunch of diffrent tappas from the menu and wine parring. The wine was really good all spanish and the food was fantastic. Silvio made it a extra great experience... More 

Thank Ivan T
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place on our second night in Barcelona. The service was great, quick but you didn't feel at all rushed. Nice range to the menu without being over complicated. The tapas food was delicious esp liked the anchovies. Recommend the cheesecake dessert too. Would recommend for a nice night out in a place with a vibrant atmosphere that... More 

1 Thank Greg C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and a beautiful building. Friendly staff, and a good selection of cocktails as well as gin. We couldn't really find anything to fault this place. You might pay less further from the centre of Barcelona, but given the location, the prices are quite reasonable too.

Thank Ed B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The restaurant is located across from the born museum and two shops over is a gelateria. Great environment and cozy. The waiters/waitresses are very nice and quick to get you whatever you ask for. Silvio was our waiter. He was amazing. Very helpful and made us feel welcome. The restaurant has an old cozy feel to it with a lively... More 

Thank Erin B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Having wandered in without booking,we were made very welcome. The restaurant was a lively place,very traditional in its setting with a good and varied menu. We were looked after by Silvio,who had a great sense of humour as well as being very good at his job of looking after us. We ate fish and pork ,both of which were excellent... More 

1 Thank rocketron2016
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were checking out the menu outside when Silvio enticed us inside with promises of the best paella in Barcelona. Silvio was very helpful and personable and spoke English. The paella was very good and we returned the next night. Silvio remembered us and advised us that the sole was fresh and large enough to share. It was presented to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Healthy, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig del Born, 36, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
  • Neighbourhood: El Born / La Ribera
  • Phone Number: +34 933 19 50 88
At the heart of the Born and in a very cozy and warm atmosphere, our restaurant offers a wide variety of dishes followinf the Spanish, Catalan and Galician tradition. Fresh fish is our specialty, which arrives daily form the main Catalan fish markets. We also catter for any celebrations.

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent the moment you turn down one of its side streets. But this is one of the few labyrinths you might actually enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few places that live and breathe such exciting energy regardless of the time of day. This neighbourhood seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the city, reflected in its vast array of restaurants ranging from fancy Michelin-star establishments to trendy fusion restaurants. Here you'll find historical and cultural attractions such as the popular Picasso Museum and the Gothic cathedral La Santa Maria del Mar, where you just might be able to catch a traditional Catalan wedding.
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