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La Tinaja

€€ - €€€Mediterranean, Spanish,
Esparteria, 9, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 10 22 50
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ham” (9 reviews)
“pates” (3 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Esparteria, 9, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was top notch, the service staff was friendly and knowledgeable about the food and wine pairings. They take their ham very serious and it shows...probably the best we have had during our Spain vacation. Further, the prices were reasonable. The atmosphere was perfect.

Thank Juni L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of the great things about barcelona is the age in the architecture. there are (thankfully) very few new buildings - at least in el born and the gothic quarter. as you walk around you are constantly taking in the beautiful old buildings with their...More

Thank Capt_Funkelicious
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited Barcelona and were given this restaurant as a recommendation and i'm so glad we were. Yummy food, we had tapas and shared everything, the kind waiter helped us with our order and made sure we didn't order too much. Service was great,...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were very lucky to get a table for 5 as the place was full and we did not booked, we got the big table at the far end beyond the arch, brilliant. Between the 5 of us we ordered about 8 different tapas to...More

1  Thank nanou21
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Loved the authentic feel of this restaurant and the food is amazing and reasonably priced. The decor is very charming. Highly recommend the tomato garlic bread, potato aioli, spicy sausage, salad with fig and a bottle of Bru de Verdu Syrah. It’s old school so...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We strolled by this tapa restaurant/ bodega last Saturday evening, didn't have a reservation but we probably managed to get one of the last available tables. A very friendly waiter took us through the menu and advised us on wine. Great meat dishes, tomato bread,...More

Thank Marleen H
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Popped in around 10pm for a meal of casual tapas after all of the good reviews and was told there would be a 20 minute wait. Fair enough, we thought, so we ordered some wine while we waited and the staff were nice enough to...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Yet another restaurant you might walk right by without realizing it’s there. Great interior and food.

Thank Dragonboat07
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a friend and I can see why. I was travelling on my own, I was made to feel very welcome, staff were very friendly and helpful, food was gorgeous and they let me have cava by the glass which they...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

My father and I had a great dinner with a nice selection of tapas. The cheese selection and chorizos was fantastic. Additionally, we had a Nice mix of smooth pates. However the pates lack the full flavours I am use to. The restaurant has a...More

Thank Eric G
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Questions & Answers
6 March 2018|
Response from blackchina3000 | Reviewed this property |
If possible, call them during their work hours. I tried to do it myself, but it was tough. They are always so busy. Open only at night and closed on Sundays. We were lucky. We happened to be walking by right when they opened... More
Beverley P
31 January 2017|
Response from Ajn9972 | Reviewed this property |
No I cannot. The best is to call them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esparteria, 9, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
  • Neighbourhood: El Born / La Ribera
  • Phone Number: +34 933 10 22 50
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