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El Rincon Criollo

Passeig Sant Joan 72, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 50 36 80
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (4 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 23:30 Hours
Steakhouse, Argentinian
££ - £££
Passeig Sant Joan 72, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Tried this restaurant almost by chance, and it’s been a good surprise: liked the meat, the service and the ambient. OK!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank matteolF6942FX
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We come late for dinner, ask if sill can dinner there and the answer was "yes" The real thing was that they hurry up a lot and dont has time for making a nice experience. I wish that in the day and with time is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank mirtagry
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our late lunch in this jewel of a place. The chicken and beef empanadas had such flaky crust and were very flavorful. The Argentinian steak was served sizzling on a slate plate and came with potatoes and chimichurri sauce. The chorizos were plump...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank greenjewel
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Restaurant is so cute from the outside, but should have known better than to eat the grilled chicken. It was maybe 3 ounces and as tough as nails ... the salad a slice of tomato which was soggy, 1 cut up piece of lettece and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank lovliladi
Hmo81, Gerente at El Rincon Criollo, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

feel have not been to height. We are constantly working to improve our service. We hope you can give us another chance. Best regards

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had the argentinian steak and rump steak aswell as some beef with eggs and bacon. The argentinian was perfect grilled and served on a hot lava plate, only thing was that there were almost no sides, aka only a half potatoe.. for the price...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Marc M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

On the recommendation of a friend we went, with a degree of skepticism to this restaurant he said was "the greatest steak place in Barcelona". Well, he didn't lie!! This place is fabulous!! Design wise, the bleached wood tables, chairs and floors and soft lighting...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Virgil S
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best lunch we had in Barcelona!! The staff was very friendly and helpful!! The food there was amazing and totally value for money!! Gracias amigos!!

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Miltiadis P
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We went several times on Barcelona, good services, very good Meat !! and nice people !! We order the Menu and the by meal !! the Menu is very very much to be a

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank OsvaldoKitesurf
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Great food ... fast service ... would recommend to anyone ! Great meal for lunch ... had a very positive experience ... would come here again ..

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Betty H
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I went to this restaurant a couple times when I was living in Barcelona. The waitress is always kind and the food is really good. I recommend the "vacio" it's really good and is for who like bloody steaks, also the "crema catalana" is really...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Gustavo A
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 03:00
09:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig Sant Joan 72, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > La Dreta de l'Eixample
  • Neighbourhood: La Dreta de l'Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 932 50 36 80
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