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Royal Restaurant

Passeig del Mar, 9, 17212 Tamariu, Palafrugell, Spain
+34 972 62 00 41
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (17 reviews)
“chipirones” (3 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Passeig del Mar, 9, 17212 Tamariu, Palafrugell, Spain
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We were in Tamariu for 2 weeks and we ate at nearly all the restaurants. This was our favorite. Wonderful people operate it. Service is excellent with caring wait staff. The food is quite good and the seafood fresh. The grilled vegetables were good for...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Four of us were very divided over this restaurant. We all had the 19€ menu (3 courses) which is good value - it includes either water&bread, or a glass of wine or a beer. The langoustine salad starter was very good (generous portion and very...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We came here after spending time at the beach. They serve great seafood: fresh, tasty and very reasonably priced and not to mention the beautiful view in front !

Thank Dr_Iris_B
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The restaurant is located on the quay overlooking the very attractive bay - perfect for people watching - it looks quite attractive. Lamb chops were OK and the sole meuniere was passable, certainly nothing to go into raptures about. Service was good and the gin...More

Thank AScottyP
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great seafood at a great location. If you are lucky enough to visit when there is a full moon and the street musician is playing you will have a great evening. We visited three times in two weeks and were never disappointed . Reasonably priced...More

Thank McNKent
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The squids wheren't fresh. The bread where like stone. But the award was for the black fideua! We never will be back We are from a near town, and we tried a lot of restaurants from Costa Brava, and the Royal was a big deception,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The prawns pil pil we had here, together with the clams and the chipirones (small fried squids), were all delicious. The view was nice and the bill was not extortionate. I couldn't fault anything. It's a lovely place.

1  Thank Idler
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great fish and seafood. Ok on the price for the location. The main fish dishes were particularly good.

1  Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A fantastische view on the little Bay of Tamariu. Correct service for a correct price. Open for lunch and dinner and for apero

Thank yellowlabrador
Reviewed 27 June 2017

On holiday in Tamariu, we had promised ourselves a seafood paella and this restaurant did not disappoint! Great service from friendly waiters, the food was amazing. Lots of prawns, clams, squid etc all cooked in a delicious rice. Nice table overlooking the beach, this is...More

Thank alan g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$41
Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig del Mar, 9, 17212 Tamariu, Palafrugell, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Palafrugell  >  Tamariu
  • Phone Number: +34 972 62 00 41
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Traditional seafood restaurant specializing in rice, fish and seafood. Excellent location in Tamariu seafront promenade.
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