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La Cuina

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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La Cuina is a unique restaurant run by Catalan people and serving authentic and carefully prepared contemporary and honest Catalan food with the best produce and ingredients from Catalunya and Wales. We source personally most of our food and wines directly from small and passionate producers from across our country. We connect to the land and to the people and will bring to your tables a slice of our culture through our food and wine.
US$12 - US$48
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Booked a table here as my wife used to live in Barcelona and i knew she missed catalan food, we weren't disappointed. I had the scallop and prawns as a starter, the scallops were cooked perfectly. My wife ordered the salt cod, which came with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attractive small space, friendly service and good atmosphere. Food is imaginative and excellent. Highly recommended

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank V1065LUprimrose
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

spent a leisurely lunch with friends at this small but perfectly formed restaurant. You get honest and well cooked Catalan inspired food. The place is small so it is best to book ahead. For me and my friend we had to share the lamb main...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank David B
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Really lovely food. Nice to have something a bit different from the usual. I had Starter : Rabbit Main : Brill (fish) Dessert : Cheese with matching wine All delicious. Definitely will visit again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kath W
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Visited here on a voucher deal, 3 courses and a glass of fizz. Very pleasant atmosphere and staff. Starters were very well present and a decent size, the fish of the day was (turbot) quite small served with 4 slithers of potatoes, some grapes and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 53NeilB
Reviewed 12 November 2018

If I'm in the area I like to go here for Saturday lunch - the tapas is yummy and there's a good variety of flavoursome dishes. Our young son so looks forward to the ham croquettes and we love the Catalan sausages, boquerones and cod...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank clockwork-nixie
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

A fantastic pre-rugby lunch! Food here is plentiful, rustic Catalan food - very flavoursome and simply delicious. We shared a lamb shoulder and roasted vegetables. The lamb was tender and the portion was very generous. There was also fish, steak and rustic sausages and mash...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bintymatthews
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A perfect evening, lovely ambience, simply amazing authentic food, great wine, fantastic service - will definitely return to this little gem

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Helen C
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Visited this small, busy restaurant with friends, and was very impressed with the quality of the food. The menu choice is small, but what is delivered to the table is authentic and delicious. Personally, I thought portion size was small, especially the cheese, which is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank _tmp57
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We ate here for a vegetarian friends 35th birthday meal, we were a party of 4. We ordered pretty much everything on the tapas menu including some 'ham & cheese croquettes' and 'vegetarian croquettes'. Plus the expensive main vegetarian option for our friend. When the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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