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La Castanya

Calle Escudellers, 30, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
+34 936 39 78 27
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (107 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Escudellers, 30, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 301 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

New address is Carrer Nou de la Rambla 35. They didn't update Tripadvisor and looks something completely different. Went there and walked away.

Thank Marco P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Castanya has been moved to calle nou de la rambla n 35 just 5 minutes away they have the same gastronomy even better place to stay always 100% gluten free La castanya se a mudado en calle nou de rambla n 35 con el mismo...More

Thank Nico D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We are here after a recommendation from a friend in Australia and were very impressed- probably the best tapas in our Barcelona experience. We let the waitress recommend her favourite dishes and ordered these, the chicken croquettes being a favourite (particularly the interesting serving). The...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The service and the food was absolutely amazing, we asked the staff to choose everything for us and the recommendations were spot on. GO, TRY, ENJOY!!!

Thank Missy R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a Sunday night having read reviews on trip advisor. We chose to eat at the bar as we fancied the idea of watching the chef prepare our food. I'm pregnant and the waitress told us what I could(n't) have. My absolute...More

Thank VickyAlebon
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We decided against our first choice when we arrived and it was the size of a wardrobe, so wandering around the gothic quarter with Tripadvisor on our phone we stumbled across La Castanya. Most good tapas places are rammed with queues outside but there were...More

Thank Fandango11
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We happened upon this restaurant because of TripAdvisor reviews. When we got there, it was fairly empty and, for us, we don't see that as a good sign. We gave it try anyhow, and were pleasantly surprised. It was one of our most fun meals...More

Thank denversportmom1214
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Food was amazingly flavorful and a great value. Everyone from the waiter to the head chef made us feel extremely welcome. Dont miss this hidden gem if you are visiting Barcelona.

Thank Mario G
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend - all of the food was exceptional and we were lucky enough to have the head chef serve us at the bar and talk through each of the courses. Fantastic authentic tapas in the heart of the amazing Gothic Quarter!

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This place is a real find! Up one if the very many narrow streets in the gothic quarter, near aka Caracoles, (the place with the huge chicken BBC fire facing the street) over the course of 2 dinners, we found brilliantly authentic, with a twist,...More

2  Thank David F
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Escudellers, 30, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 936 39 78 27
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