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Ca l'isidre

Carrer De les Flors 12 | Ciutat Vella, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 41 11 39
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Delicatessen, Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Carrer De les Flors 12 | Ciutat Vella, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to treat ourselves to a top quality meal and we're very satisfied with our choice. Although the restaurant was quiet, we felt very comfortable and the attentive staff were very efficient and discrete, always ensuring that all our needs were met. The food...More

Thank Jacki H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended by a friend. It is in a little side street in Barcelona. The whole experience is wonderful. The welcome was warm. Fine linen on the table. Menu was not too big and the food wonderful. I asked for suggestions for white and...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We dined here for lunch on July 14th. It did not disappoint. The atmosphere was quiet and elegant. The service was flawless. The Langostin raviolis was light, delicate and delicious. The Foie Gras a must try! It was gastronomic! A must in Barcelona.

Thank 1994JA
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Upscale Spanish Dining - We truly enjoyed our dinner, the service and the atmosphere!! We dined on local fish and cow brains along with octopus and amazing cheeses. The dessert was a smooth cream with a caramel topping and they complimented it with various house...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The gazpacho and croquetas were perfect. The atmosphere is elegant and intimate. It can be a bit intimidating for English-only speakers but you'll manage and it will be worth it. We wanted the best for our honeymoon and it did not disappoint.

Thank Joey P
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Lots of famous people go here anonymously, and I understand why. The food is really great: local dishes made in an excellent way. Make sure you order the chocolate coulant for dessert, it's unforgettable!

1  Thank Maria F
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It's a very good, really, very good restaurant. We enjoyed the food and drinks we had there. I want to share some pictures of the food we had.

1  Thank Lissy H
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This beautiful restaurant located near the center of Barcelona offers perfectly prepared Catalan dishes in the most elegant style without veering into fussiness. The staff are gracious, helpful and attentive. If you let you know you are interested in their food and and wine they...More

1  Thank Carl A
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My husband and I were here today at Ca l'isidre today for lunch. It was recommended to us by local food experts and we couldn't have been happier. Pepe (our waiter) was amazing and so helpful in educating us about Catalan cuisine. It was old...More

Thank LilyMB
Reviewed 30 March 2017

If you're looking for somewhere where the food is prepared and served with a passion for seasonal ingredients, a delicacy of touch and smiling and generously attentive service then look no further. This is a gem of a place. A little old-fashioned perhaps but that...More

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El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this
gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an
excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
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Joan A
29 May 2017|
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Response from Calisidre | Property representative |
Dear Joan, We have some vegeratian options like "Gazpacho", mushrooms, peas, asparagus. Etc. You can contact us and we can prepare you a special menu. Thank you. Best Regards. Pep
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$47 - US$106
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer De les Flors 12 | Ciutat Vella, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Raval
  • Neighbourhood: El Raval
  • Phone Number: +34 934 41 11 39
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Ca l'Isidre is the best formal Catalan restaurant in Barcelona. Royalty, celebrities and gourmets have been returning to this small family-owned, art-filled treasure since it opened just off El Paral.lel avenue and inside the Raval quarter in the 70s. Because it relies on what catches chef-owner Isidre Girones at the nearby La Boqueria market that morning, the menu changes day by day. Go for the classics every time: the sausages, grilled prawns, fried codfish, and lamb brains in black butter, for example, are out of this world. A special mention goes to Ca l'Isidre creative desserts. A must-visit restaurant.
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