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4, Avinguda Caritat Serinyana, 17488 Cadaques, Spain
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We have been lucky enough to eat here twice and both times we had a fantastic time, the food is amazing, clever and inspiring. The welcome is fantastic and I would happily return again.

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Thank Sam E
Aliso Viejo, California
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We each had pre fixe lunch for 12.50 Euros. Sweet mussels and fresh, well-dressed salad for first course, a shared pan of delicious seafood paella for second. Bread, a huge cold bottle of water and desserts were included. Sangria was tasty and potent, beer cold. Our server was cheerful and super patient as we struggled with our Spanish. We figured... More 

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Thank Meanwhilestillthinkn
Girona, Spain
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Yes, do listen to TripAdvisor when a little restaurant like this one makes the worst Paella i have ever ate. I am from Sant Feliu de Guíxols and i know more than a little bit about good Paellas. Even the service was bad and very slow.

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Thank EduSX
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

The food was not bad , when we arrive the restaurant was full they had maybe 2 table available. We gave them a credit of waiting almost 30 min to get our order done , the restaurant was getting emptier and nothing was moving faster if they get one more person to work would be the best deal , they... More 

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Thank Clarisse C
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Not recommended at all. Pesim service. I left without paying for the first course after waiting for 1h, and when I went to pay the lady left!

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Thank Elena H
North Palm Beach, Florida
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204 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015

The mussels al vapor were among the best we have ever had and that's saying a lot. We don't generally eat bread, but we ate the whole basket to sop up the liquid. The seafood paella has a very strong taste, a bit heavy on the iodine. The view of the street and beach is charming and the service is... More 

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Thank MontereyFoodie
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

We were seriously worried, reading TA, waiting for the food. Granted, the olives were light and tasty, and the sangria crapped all over the beachfront bar from last night, but we had been waiting all of ten minutes before entree arrived. Fab salad with walnut and goat cheese. One of the best, light and not-too-salty fish soups with (count them)... More 

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1 Thank Donald F
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We visited Cadaques in October and found this restaurant. We visited twice and had good meals and excellent cheerful service. Nothing was too much trouble for the friendly waitress.

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1 Thank GrannyweatherwaxUK
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 August 2014

The fact the restaurant was only 10% occupied at the peak of the August holiday season should have given us a clue. We were given a table for five (2 adults and 3 children) and waited. And waited. And waited. Eventually we were given the menus and chose two fixed price meals for the adult and three dishes for the... More 

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Thank FamilyAbroad2014
Girona, Spain
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Five of us went for a midweek lunch we arrived at about 1.15pm the restaurant was not busy at that time. We chose a seat in the upstairs part of the restaurant as we could see the sea from the table . But things did not go well., we were not given the complimentary olives that others seemed to get... More 

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Thank jmcw2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4, Avinguda Caritat Serinyana, 17488 Cadaques, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Cadaques

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?