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Restaurante Casa Juanita

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Carrer Pi i Rallo, 7, 17255 Begur, Spain
+34 972 62 20 13
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13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
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20:00 - 23:30
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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great service. Awesome food. Loved my stay there. One of my favorite memories of Spain was in that little town.

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1 Thank lyndacondit
London, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This restaurant specialises in fish – meat is available, but this defeats the object – tho’ there are a variety of starters prepared in the conventional kitchen. Fish eaters are presented with examples of the catch of the day (raw), with an explanation of their eating quality and cost, to make their choice. The chosen fish are then cooked in... More 

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Thank voxhumani
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This was a really fun local place with very fresh fish. My favorite part was that they bring the fish raw to the table, explain everything, and cleans them and cook them in the oven within same small dining space. Can't get much fresher and local than that! Everything we had we enjoyed, I'm not much of a fish person... More 

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Forde, Norway
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place but that is only positiv thing about place. We went for dinner, starters was ok some salads and cheese, then waiter came, with most fake smile, and start offer us fishes of the day, typical words game he offered us sea buss but i didnt pay to much attention what he was talking about portions ( which is... More 

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Jordi B, Propietario at Restaurante Casa Juanita, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion. We regret your confusion about the price because we pay special atention to communicate to our customers the prices of our fishes. Our seabass just like the rest of our fish are always wild, not farmed, so our prices are according to this. You can check it on every fish market you can find on... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nice fish restaurant (they also have meat in their menu if you fancy) where the waiter will show you the real fish they have and explain you the main characteristics so you can make an informed decision on your lunch. A bit of waiting time between appetizers and main because our fish was big so it needed it´s time in... More 

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Thank Maria H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Poor service, grumpy chef, no atmosphere, way too expensive for quality of cooking....the wood oven looks authentic but the resulting dishes surprisingly average( baked single fish 40 euros)

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Thank angusfar
Derby, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Small, rustic restaurant making great play of presenting today's fish and and cooking it front of house in a clay oven. Food was ok but quite expensive and not worthy of all the fanfare.

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essex
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

we dined here as family of four and sat at back of restaurant. Ants crawling all over table.....waitress came out with fish to show us catch of the day which was approx 30 something euros...hubby had that and said nice but nothing spectacular...i felt the place was overpriced and portions minimal when we had eaten at half the price elsewhere... More 

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Esperaza, France
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Small elegant restaurant in the centre of Begur. The fish cooked in a traditional wood oven. My wife had fish, I had lamb cutlets, both were perfectly cooked and presented.Staff are knowledgeable and helpful. The fish is sold by weight and a touch expensive, but the lamb cutlets were great value. Well worth it for a lovely evening.

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Thank Roy H
San Francisco, CA
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

So far, the yummiest meal in Spain. It looks like a hole in the wall, but the fish was delicious, partly because it is super fresh (whatever is caught that day) and partly because they stuff it with potatoe, onions, and some tomato, with wine, and seal it before cooking it in an oak oven. So the whole thing is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer Pi i Rallo, 7, 17255 Begur, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Begur
  • Phone Number: +34 972 62 20 13
Description
On the heart of the old town of Begur, you'll find one of the oldest restaurants on the area, where we offer you the opportunity of choosing very fresh fishes from the nearest coast of Begur and we'll cook it in front of you in a old wood oven. We also have homemade salads made ​​with local products and other delicacies like octopus or squid grilled that certainly with our desserts and an interesting wine list will bring you an unforgettable experience. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

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