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La Gruta

Calle De la Casa Gran, 1 | Port d'en Perris, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972 77 62 11
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle De la Casa Gran, 1 | Port d'en Perris, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Perfectly prepared food and excellent service. Definitely one of the best restaurants we've ever been to. Lives up to the expectations created here.

Thank wtrb159
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing place - undoubtedly you could find a cheap eat somewhere else, though this combines quality with price! We ate there on a menu del dia offer which wasn't expensive at all, yet, the quality of ingredients and cooking was the best...More

Thank tailendcharlie1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed a lazy lunch here to avoid the hottest part of the day, beautiful view of the water, good value, lovely staff.

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking forward to visit after one year la Gruta again. We took the 23€ menu with a group of friends. Superb menu, accompanied by a simple though great local Emporda wine, served by the friendly staff. Quality remains really great and we will...More

Thank Erik J
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Once again, beautiful starters and wonderful slow-roast meat as mains. Busier than most other places early in the evening, you sense l'Escala has a bigger non-Spanish clientele.

Thank Lucretius
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We have been to this restaurant in it's previous location near the main church but it has now moved near the sea with lovely views and more space. The quality of the food and service is excellent-the food is beautifully cooked and presented, and the...More

Thank jamr621
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Creative Mediterranean cuisine with French and Asian influence. Good value for money. Service a bit slow

Thank Songoku81
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had dinner in La Gruta on our recent holiday to L'escala and it was superb. Its probably one of the more expensive restaurants but the quality of the ingredients and skill of the chefs are worth a little extra. Really good menus with something...More

Thank bizzigirl
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Three course menu with half a bottle of wine for €20 excellent value. Not surprisingly, limited choice, but enough. Every course was delicious. Service was good. Will try in an evening next time I'm in the area!

Thank TaraHuddersfield
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Got in without booking having arrived at 20.00hrs but next couple not so lucky. Had 3 course menu at 30 euros and a half bottle of cheapest local red. All the dishes were a picture to look at and tasted delicious. The wine was perfect,...More

Thank Nicholas H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$54
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle De la Casa Gran, 1 | Port d'en Perris, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
  • Phone Number: +34 972 77 62 11
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