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Cal Galan

Corriol de l'Usach, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972 77 01 40
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pigs cheeks” (6 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“cannelloni” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish
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Corriol de l'Usach, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We were recommended to have dinner at this restaurant but couldn't get in as full on the night we chose. We were told to come back the next evening at 7 pm and we would get a table. WOW what a meal, good portions, well...More

Thank Jeremy D
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Very authentic place Fish is unbelivbele Good dishes Kind workers Delicious wine Nothing more to wish Gracias

Thank seda m
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Visited here again and we were not disappointed! The pigs cheeks with chips, egg and mushroom sauce is a real comfort food winner. Other food ordered was great and nice tasting. Service was good and staff were friendly and polite. Gets very busy here so...More

Thank kdw72
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Excellent, wholesome and more traditional food with the occasional tasty twist. This traditional building houses a vibrant and interesting food pub which is family run and is celebrating it's 50th anniversary this year. It is always popular and there are usually guests waiting to be...More

Thank epb12016
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great quality. Short offering (mostly meat in L'Escala!!) but of great quality. Atmosphere is cozy and welcoming. Servise is ecellent and welcoming. Also short choice of wines...but very good ones at very affordable prices. Summary, great restaurant for an inormal dinner or lucnh with small...More

Thank Jose C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Simple dishes on the menu which are nice prepared. I liked the pigs cheek, its a must try. Very worth the money as the dishes are not expensive.

Thank Ivoor
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

After looking at other reviews we decided to give Cal Galan a go. We were not disappointed at all. Cal Galan is a first come first served basis. No reservations. However it is more then worth the wait. We arrived and were told approximately half...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We (two retired couples) returned to Galan and as in previous years, had a most enjoyable evening meal. The pig's cheek, chips and egg with great red house wine was my choice again - it is delicious and excellent value for money as always. The...More

Thank David528764
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I love the atmosphere, the food, the hospitable and the always helpful waiting staff, all at a reasonable price. The steaks are consistently good quality and cooked to perfection. If I were to complain about anything, then the accompanying chips are slightly undercooked and stodgy

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is one of my favorite places to eat. Beautiful decoration that really gives it the charm and makes you travel into the town's history as a fishermen village. The dishes are home made and the products are of good quality. Definitely a "must"...More

Thank NataLiaHu
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30 May 2015|
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Response from Joangalan | Property representative |
Good morning and sorry for the delay !!! In our restaurant you can eat salad and products without gluten, speak a little English !!! No problem !!! Thank you for your interess and good morning !!! ; )
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Seating, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corriol de l'Usach, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Escala
  • Phone Number: +34 972 77 01 40
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