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La Mar de Bo

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Plza Pau Vila 1, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 21 00 35
11:30 - 00:30
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Las Rozas, Spain
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147 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a pleasure to stay in this terrace with good weather. But the place is quite oriented to the tourists, and the food is irregular. The mussels and clams "A la Marinera" are fine, as well as the cod. Nevertheless the "Parrillada" was irrelevant. Some pieces were not properly cooked and the taste not good. The meat is quite... More 

Thank Jesusizdo
Dusseldorf, Germany
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a real pity that this restaurant doesnt have a real cook. They do not know the difference between pan-fyring and grilled steak. I ordered a Grilled- Steak as written in the menu but they give me a think slice of pan fried steak. I returned my steak they give me exactly the same. It's really disappointing that this restaurant... More 

Thank JB78Deutschland
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Go for the shef and kill him. Dizaster food no recommendation .Dirty plates and glases food are cold mussels are bad and the meat are still frozen

Thank Angelo C
Antwerp, Belgium
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171 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Great seafood for honest prices. Great choice. Very friendly staff. Their paella is not the best I've had before but worth trying. We all loved the croquettas!

Thank IvoFromBelgium
Byblos, Lebanon
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We went there upon a recommendation of a friend. The Paella was very good, and the grilled sea food was also good. We also had 2 side salads and calamari with croquette. The dessert looked delicious but we were full... The staff do not speak english and that was a problem. B

Thank Tatiana_Michel
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345 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We enjoyed our meal and the location is lovely but be aware that the prices on the menu do not include tax. We only discovered this when we got the bill and on looking more closely at the menu, found that this was printed at the bottom of the menu in the tiniest print imaginable. The staff were friendly and... More 

Thank Antal
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Sat outside one evening under a burner. Lovely atmosphere looking out at the harbour. Nice seafood and fish restaurant. Very busy when we were there. Nice experience to enjoy a meal in the surroundings. Staff were pleasant and friendly, very accommodating.

Thank Shazzer1966
Coventry, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

During our stay in Barcelona we wanted to eat by the port, and there were many restaurants to choose from, but just after we arrived in that area, the heavens opened and there was a tremendous storm with heavy rain and thunder and spectacular lightning. This made choosing a restaurant rather difficult as we wanted to be inside out of... More 

Thank David B
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

I imagine most of the restaurants in the areas rammed with tourists in Barcelona are much the same. They all serve Tapas and Paella and I doubt there is much to choose between them. My friends and I stopped here for lunch on a day trip to Barcelona. Service was prompt and the waiter was very friendly. We ordered fried... More 

Thank Charlie L
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We had a good paella there, not sure if works like that in Barcelona but the menu was a bit tricky. They write the price of only one paella but at the end you must buy two. Vat was not included so at the end we had a big surprise on our bill, anyway the food was good, wine of... More 

Thank Emilio S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$43
Spanish, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plza Pau Vila 1, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barceloneta
  • Neighbourhood: Barceloneta
  • Phone Number: +34 932 21 00 35

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Barceloneta

Neighbourhood Profile
Originally a fisherman’s quarter, this quaint area can’t escape its small village feel: laundry hanging over the narrow streets, old ladies clamoring at each other from their balconies and elder gentlemen playing games on short wooden benches gossiping the day away, Barceloneta could double as a film set. Artists line the boardwalk displaying their magnificently detailed sand structures making this the most visited beach in the city (the shirtless men working out might help too). You’ll know by the delicious aroma that you're in the right place to try some of the best and most authentic seafood including paella, Spain’s national dish.
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