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El Rey de la Gamba-2

Paseo Joan Borbo 46 48, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 25 64 00
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
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“mussels” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (72 reviews)
“parrillada” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Soups
$$ - $$$
Paseo Joan Borbo 46 48, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the only place my main dish arrived before I had finished my starter and I am really not sure why. We visited out of season so they were not rushed, it was quite cold and they sat us near the shutters which had...More

Thank Kazzer2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had lunch at El Rey de la Gambas-2,; ordered a btl of white wine, app, paella de Mariscos (seafood) and desert. Service was ok, not a lot of attention to details, location is great since you are on the heart of Barceloneta (beach). Prices...More

Thank G0nzalez
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The fish wasn’t fresh at all & it smelled weird as if it’s not clean. Even the calamries, the fish soup & the fried small fish, everything tasted so bad that we couldn’t finish what we ordered. I won’t ever recommend this restaurant.

Thank Nanousha_1
Reviewed 23 December 2017

poor in comparison to rey del gamba 1 the guys all stand there looking at you and not asking if everything is ok and if you want more. the calamares were in a really soft batter and took alot to chew through i didn´t try...More

Thank Zak B
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Everybody was friendly and smiling and the food was fresh and tasty, beautifully completed by the house wine. We had the fried fish and seafood plate for two, which was rich and tasteful. Would recommend it for those in search for an authentic experience in...More

Thank Florentina C
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We were here in November, after we had bad experiences in other places we found El Rey De La Gamba 2 and we didn’t try any other restaurant. The food is very good, the plates are very big and the staff is very friendly. We...More

Thank Anca H
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The food was very bad, the dishes were dirty, and the restaurant staff was very unfriendly. It took a long time to serve us.

Thank Jordi150
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Many times visited that place. I think it's one of the best place in Spain to eat seafood and paella!

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The food is not bad but hygiene leaves it to be desired. Waiters are prompt. P.S. - try octopus and mango sorbet.

Thank Guillermont S
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

It is located in the heart of Barcelona, beside the marina, the food is tasty even more than "El Ray De La Gamba I", and the amount is incredibly beyond the limits of any hunger..!! The staff are nice and friendly. But, don't forget to...More

Thank Mohamed S
Originally a fisherman’s quarter, this quaint area
can’t escape its small village feel: laundry hanging
over the narrow streets, old ladies clamoring at each
other from their balconies and elder gentlemen playing
games on short wooden benches gossiping the day away,
Barceloneta could double as a film set. Artists line
the boardwalk displaying their magnificently detailed
sand structures making this the most visited beach in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Joan Borbo 46 48, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barceloneta
  • Neighbourhood: Barceloneta
  • Phone Number: +34 932 25 64 00
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