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Sant Sebastia, 56, 17480 Roses, Spain
+34 972 25 40 03
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“baby squid” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“prawns” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Sant Sebastia, 56, 17480 Roses, Spain
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Maybe one of the most typical Restaurants in town of Roses. Not easy to order because they have no menu cards and the english of the owner is also not the best.... But the dishes are tasteful and very good. Don't expect too many sideorders....More

Thank tortuga1959
Reviewed 26 August 2017

No menu small portions and very very expensive. Decent fresh fish but nothing different to most other restaurants. I don't know what portion she charged 41euros for but nothing came close to been worth that. Oysters 3.5 euros each? But there from France she stated-...More

Thank miketripadviser
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Walked in for lunch, we met with friendly staff and menu was explained in great details. We started with tomato salad and goat chess with olive oil and bread with fresh garlic.followed with the best small clams we ever had. Everything is so fresh. Price...More

Thank Saad M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Many people have already said this, but fresh, grilled fish at Rafa's is the best food in the world. If you want frills or fancy, this won't satisfy you, but if you love the taste of Spain and the sea, it will. Grilled lubina was...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Yes I said it this place blew my and my wife's mind! Like boom it was so good! The most amazing part is how simple it is! But the baby clams my god the grilled sardines out of control the baby squid I can't explain...More

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We had the best, and I mean the BEST meal of our lives last night! The freshest most succulent melt-in-your-mouth seafood dishes prepared by Rafa and served by Rosa. I have one word that sums up the food...SUBLIME. It's simply prepared on a Planxa (a...More

1  Thank Verela
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Grilling a fish in a good and memorable way is not easy. Once somebody told me that a little place in roses made the beat grill fish in the word. I thought it was an exaggeration of catalan food extremism (for catalans ferran Adria has...More

Thank npatrici
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Recommended by a Catalan friend, we went with knowledge that Rafa's was considered one of the world's best seafood restaurants. Whilst we don't have experience to rate it like that, Rafa served us the best seafood dishes we've ever had. We're from a seafood island...More

Thank ChrisTravellerUS
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Got a table next to the kitchen so got live entertainment along with the exquisite food. Choose your fish from the seafood counter. Some are more suitable for sharing due to size. Remember to ask about side dishes because there is no menu (except for...More

Thank Juerg D
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The food is very fresh and delicious, but we made a mistake: As there´s no menu, we asked for the recommendations and it was all very very expensive for what it was. It is a local, simple restaurant, and we never thought that the seafood...More

1  Thank Carolina V
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Alexa H
6 September 2015|
Response from Kerihill | Reviewed this property |
No very casual. Outdoor covered seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$47 - US$118
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sant Sebastia, 56, 17480 Roses, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Roses
  • Phone Number: +34 972 25 40 03
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