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La Fonda

Carrer dels Escudellers, 10, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 01 75 15
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (259 reviews)
“black noodles” (12 reviews)
“fideua” (20 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Carrer dels Escudellers, 10, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to visit this place as per recommendation from our local friend. According to her this place had nice paellas for good price. We decided to go the easy way and ordered peeled mixed meat paella. It was tasty but not sure if it...More

Thank Terje T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here around 7pm and the place was full. We really enjoyed the fideua(the black thin noodles) dish. Sangria was solid as well. The service was average.

Thank Lup104
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was the high recommendation from the website so I decide to have lunch with my friend there. At beginning the order with Asian lady was ok. However when going to two of lady which her name is Niki and another Moroccan lady the service...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good and would have tasted even better, if the service would have been better. Separate billing - didn't happen. Empty tables around and still no one comes to pick up our dishes. Well, the food was tasty, starters big enough to feed several...More

Thank mirkek
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate this restaurant one evening in Barcelona when a nearby restaurant which we had tracked down had not yet opened for the evening. It turned out to be a winner. The restaurant is a very pleasant space with both street level...More

1  Thank PhoodKritic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here because it looked nice from the outside and there were many customers. Well, shouldn't have. Service was rude and unwelcoming and food even worse. I ordered beef stew with mushrooms and potato mash, but I didn't get any mushrooms and the potato mash...More

Thank tiinaj2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there twice, discovering the set menu only the second time. First time out we shared the La Fonda sharing tapas starter, then a classic mixed paella. That was good, but the second night brought a real treat: a set menu for €18.50 pp....More

Thank Stormpetrel2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there specifically to eat a Paella, so that´s the only thing I tasted. The Paella was very good, and in a very nice environment. Price for the Paella per person : 10.95€. We didn't ask for any entry and it was enough in...More

Thank CintiaNobre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited La Fonda on the evening of Friday 22/09/2017. This restaurant is clearly very popular so we would suggest booking or visiting earlier in the evening. The restaurant is very reasonably proiced considering it's location and the beer and sangria proces are very good...More

Thank Crazybaresi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

although you might never expect that in the middle of Barri Gothic, the touristic centre, La Fonda is a great classy restaurant there. cosy interior, blinded windows, great menu full of local classics, friendly staff, quick and good service

Thank KristofUytterhoeven
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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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
If I am not wrong, yes :)
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20 June 2016|
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Response from Lorenzo M | Reviewed this property |
The do no accept reservations, you'll have to cue outside, the place is very big and generally is not too long before you get a table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer dels Escudellers, 10, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 01 75 15
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