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Txalaka

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C/ Bonastruc de Porta, 4 | 17001, 17001 Girona, Spain
+34 972 22 59 75
Today
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
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Sydney, Australia
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188 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in Girona late for lunch, after a long hike in the mountains, and were glad to find somewhere still open at 3pm as most Spanish restaurants are closed between about 3:30 and 7:30pm. However, it was still busy and we received quick and attentive service. The Menu del dia is in Catalan, but the waiter managed to explain... More 

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Thank Mandi B
Atlanta, Georgia
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71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Txakala for lunch in a beautiful day in beautiful Girona. Perhaps my expectations were high, after visiting spectacular restaurants and tapas bars in Barcelona, but my overall experience was regular at best. When you find yourself putting salt in a pulpo a la gallega is because there's something wrong. The place is great and the service is very... More 

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Thank Pablo T
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Arrived had not booked very busy Friday night said a table was available but only for an hour we thought ok but no reflections should have booked for next day felt rush we had the tapas buffet which is charged pair cocktail stick or small plate .. would go again only if booked a table and may be for lunch... More 

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Thank 143Diane
Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I wasn't that impressed with this place. I had really high expectations and the tapas didn't really live up to them. The atmosphere was nice though.

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Thank mellifluousing
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We liked this restaurant a lot, the choice and variety of dishes was superb. So many dishes I had not tried before. You collect your food via self service and pay according to the number of plates/skewers you have had. Word of warning, if you have a very large appetite it could get expensive, but it's quite reasonably priced otherwise.... More 

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Thank Bryan F
Poprad, Slovakia
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Catalans said "pika-pika" - a lot of different kind of foods in small portion and you can choose what you want - fishes, meats, cheese, ... very tasty and fantastic. Very good steak and nice red wine. Very good choise for all who would like to tests the Catalanya´s foods.

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Thank Daniel D
Barcelona, Spain
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

They have the biggest selection of pintxos in Girona. Well presented and nice for a dinner with friends. They have also a restaurant area well served with more elaborate dishes of fish and meat.

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Thank Miquel A
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This restaurant was exactly as you would imagine your perfect tapas bar. Great selection of good food, replenished often; staff were very helpful and it has a good selection of wines and some interesting local beers. First class and great fun. Iain

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Thank Thirnswood
Girona, Spain
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Situated near the dismal Devesa Park ( see my review ) this restaurant offers great food and service. There is a reasonable choice for each of the three courses and you can sit inside or outside. I sat outside as the weather was sunny for a change !! I had a delicious seafood salad ,meat and potatoes plus fruit for... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent tapas restaurant in Gerona good selection and high quality. Got an excellent Ribera del Duero.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Monday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Bonastruc de Porta, 4 | 17001, 17001 Girona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Girona
  • Phone Number: +34 972 22 59 75

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?