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El Cul del Mon

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Disseminat Sant Daniel 3 | 17007 Girona, 17007 Girona, Spain
+34 972 21 87 84
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Marbella, Spain
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived without a reservation sweaty from walking and cycling. Owner/Chef was fantastic and made us feel very welcome and served us the most delicious cheeses, Iberian ham and Parmesan coated artichokes accompanied with excellent chilled white wine. We then reserved a table for lunch following day as it was Good Friday and wanted to be sure of a table, again... More 

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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Sitting outside in the perfect springtime weather, I had a lovely baked fish with carrot and potato. They were so flavourful, I did not want to add even a drop of lemon. The bread was fresh and tasty. The olives were fresh...one type picante and the other, the green ones, perfectly brined and just a little crunchy. It means something... More 

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Thank Deborah K
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I'm italian and i always laugh with My spanish girl about the unreachable level of the italian kitchen. This time she let me astonished taking me to this amazing restaurant. Deliciuos meet, romantic atmosphere and an impressive attention on every little particular. I must let My Italian proud apart and admit that the Wine was stunning. I look forward to... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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420 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Girona has many fine restaurants and is a city worth spending some time in for just this reason. El Cul del Mon is one of our new favorites. A short walk along a pathway through woods behind the cathedral, it is well worth seeking out. Modern but traditional cuisine in a converted house at the edge of the woods. Highly... More 

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LLanelli
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Went on a Thursday night in October, The place was very quiet, but the welcome we had was matched by the quality of the food.We both had vegetarian dishes.which were superb,The balance of taste and depth of flavour showed a real passion for cooking. This restaurant is a good walk or a taxi ride outside Girona but believe me it... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Best pork I have ever had in my life, it literally melted in my mouth. The rest of my group of artists were equally impressed from the first course to the dessert. Highly recommend this restaurant off the beaten path.

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689 reviews
536 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

get ready to a good walk from the city center, and to a real great culinary experience. while we did not chose from the menu as we had a set menu for our quite large group, with salad appetizers and an excellent paella, everything was good tasting and cooked to perfection in spite of the number of customers, the place... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

"The back of beyond" would be the translation in English of the name of this family restaurant, El Cul del Mon. Actually to be more accurate and colloquial I should use a different expression, but the word "cul" in English would not pass the publishing filters. But the reality is that Girona is not that big, and after a spring... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Very warm welcome by charming and super efficient staff, we had pre-booked, but were still offered a table our choice in a shady courtyard surrounded by trees. A really well presented menu with a really tempting array of dishes made our choices difficult. Once we had ordered our first course came very quickly and in any case would have even... More 

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Thank Nick J
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Really loved this place. Beautiful and quiet area. Really friendly staff.Food is amazing. Definitely will recommend it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Moroccan, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Disseminat Sant Daniel 3 | 17007 Girona, 17007 Girona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Girona
  • Phone Number: +34 972 21 87 84

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