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El Tablao de Carmen

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Address: Avenida Francesc Ferrer i Guardia, 13 | Poble Espanyol de Montjuïc, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
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+34 933 25 68 95
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18:15 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 18:15 - 22:30
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The Tablao de Carmen pays tribute to the great flamenco dancer, Carmen...

The Tablao de Carmen pays tribute to the great flamenco dancer, Carmen Amaya, born in 1913 in the gypsy quarter of Somorrostro which then existed in what is today Barcelona's Olympic Village. Carmen Amaya made her debut in 1929 before King Alfonso XII on the site which is today the Tablao de Carmen at the inauguration of Poble Espanyol de Montjuic.

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Flamenco Show at Tablao de Carmen in Barcelona Including Drink, Tapas or Dinner
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Stayed 3 days in Barcelona and this was one of the highlights. Fabulous performance - dinner was excellent.(tapas). Come early to walk through the Pablo Espanyol before the show... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 March 2014
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Hofheim am Taunus, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2014

Stayed 3 days in Barcelona and this was one of the highlights. Fabulous performance - dinner was excellent.(tapas). Come early to walk through the Pablo Espanyol before the show. Shops and crafts to be enjoyed.

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Burlington, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

We booked online for five people and were given what we thought were the best seats in the house. We were on the second floor and had a great view of the stage for photos! We decided on the tapas menu which included six different dishes, a bottle of red wine and a jug of sangria. It was all very... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

A very impressive and energetic dance performance, overall I enjoyed it very much 10 out of 10! Really admired their talent. All the co-artists are also very much involved and all have a great chemistry together. We booked for the 7-8 PM show with Tapas. They recommended us to be there by 6:15 PM for dinner. We got there 10... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

It was absolutely great! food was good, the location is really nice, the flamenco show was awesome. We will go there again :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

The food was excellent, we had a 3 course dinner plus tapas, but best of all was the show. The both the dancers and musicians gave a passionate performance.

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Galati, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

Very nice show. You can book a drink menu and after order "a la carte" food. Also, be aware that the location of the restaurant indicated by Tripadvisor City Guides it is not the real one. The restaurant is situated in Poble Espanol old town.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

I went solo for seeing this performance and as requested they gave me good seat at the upper deck for where I could see the whole view of the performance . I took the Tapas with sangria combo which also included the performance. The price was 52Euro . He served me more than 2 glasses of Sanga

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

Wonderful Evening, took a while to find but once there we were in a trance, high quality guitarsrs, singers and dancers, I recommend ordering the pitcher of Sangria, would go again

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

Show was really amazing and food was delicious (we had an option with tapas). But there was one thing that really annoyed me. We were sitting by the wall, pretty far from the stage - I have no idea why. View from there was not so good. However, there was an aisle in front of us and during the show... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2014

I used this place many times for my touristic groups, the dancers are passionate and one can see that they are enjoying what they do. The food is good and a really much better than most commercial shows in the city.

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Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands the impressive and towering structure of the Palau Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to this magnificent city. And true to its anticipation, the games transformed the city, reimagining the mountain of Montjuic with the development of an arena, stadium, and many other sporting facilities that are open to visitors year-round. Surrounding the adjacent side of the plaza are well-established hotels catering to business guests and a shopping mall transformed out of a historic bullfighting arena.
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