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La Yaya Amelia

Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 56 45 73
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“duck confit” (7 reviews)
“salt cod” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

Having ignored the recommendations of the hotel where we were staying, (Sagrada Familia), we decided to trust our instincts and go with this backstreet restaurant. We were not disappointed. The food was freshly prepared and a good choice available on their 19.50 three course menu....More

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Best of 4 meals so far in Barcelona. Great home cooking, wonderful value from the 19.50 Euro 3 course menu. Highly recommended

1  Thank Jacint616
Reviewed 22 May 2014

If you are looking for original catalan market kitchen ,well cooked and professional service you can't miss "YaYa Amelia" restaurant! Manolo- very friendly owner will provide you all information about spanish and catalan traditional kitchen and habits and will guarantee very family atmosphere. Visitig Barcelona...More

Thank Marcela762014
Reviewed 29 April 2014

We hit on this restaurant while looking for another restaurant. Eventually we decided to eat at this place. The food could be defined as Catalan with a twist. It was clear the chef understands and respects food. The set menu was around 20 euros, drinks...More

Thank adilan
Reviewed 24 April 2014

We went for a set menu (20 euros) here so didn't really stretch the undoubted talents of the kitchen but everything we ate was delicious including two salt cod (baccalá) dishes.

Thank akfm_12
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Yaya Amelia has a good reputation as what apparently is known locally as a 'market' restaurant. The menu is based on what is in season and what was good in the markets that day. It is also influenced by Catalan and Basque traditional cuisine. The...More

Thank Doffcocker
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Having read the positive reviews on TA we had a look here when we arrived but decided to try it the following evening. We went with great anticipation as the set menu looked really good. I rarely review a restaurant but decided to do it...More

Thank 2crazy
Reviewed 24 October 2013

I liked the décor...reminded me of MY grandmother's house. Full of knick-knacks and paintings of questionable quality but clearly items of personal value. Service was prompt and friendly. The food was unpretentious and a few dishes like the fish soup and fois gras ravioli truly...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 23 October 2013

We went here as it was near our hotel and had good reviews on TA. We had no reservation but a table was found for us by one of the two brothers who run this family restaurant. Don't be put off by the dated decor...More

Thank NorthernHeatseeker
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Don't let the nostalgic 80's family house decor influence your judgement and push the door of this restaurant. Like we did an late summer afternoon, while we looked for a decent place for a late lunch. Manolo the owner, and son of Amelia, was on...More

1  Thank Yves K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:50
12:00 - 23:50
12:00 - 23:50
12:00 - 23:50
12:00 - 23:50
12:00 - 23:50
12:00 - 23:50
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sardenya, 364, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 934 56 45 73
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