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Can Culleretes

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Calle Quintana, 5 Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 17 30 22
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Today
13:30 - 16:00
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 13:30 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 21:00 - 23:00
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76 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love this place. I come here for Sunday lunch every time I'm in Barcelona for the weekend. It's a proper old Barcelona staple, and it's full of tourists and locals alike. Traditional old decor and a very varied menu (there's a Sunday lunch special menu or you can eat a la carte). The service is exceptional - no nonsense,... More 

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Thank Adam S
West Vancouver, Canada
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157 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has been in the same location since 1786! The food is known to be outstanding....hearty Catlan cuisine. It opens for dinner at 9pm, and often has a line up outside waiting. An excellent choice for a dinner in Barcelona!

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Thank westvanclan
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The oldest restaurant in Barcelona did not disappoint. Old world, traditional style setting, excellent Catalan dishes and great service. The Lichón, calamari and garlic gambas are a must. We enjoyed it so much, we returned for another meal! We did not make reservations either time, just walked in and we were seated within a few minutes. But I would imagine... More 

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Thank stephmagerkurth
London, united kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the oldest restaurant in Barcelona, one visit and you can see why it has survived so long. Hear meme, the lamb ribs were staggeringly good. Would thoroughly thoroughly recommend...

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Thank Noddy1980
West Vancouver, Canada
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219 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved Botin in Madrid & thought this one would be similar. We're wrong ~ food was mediocre. Service was amateur. It's just not worth trying out. Would not recommend.

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Thank Lraep
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant trades on its 230 year age. We booked for 9pm (earliest possible in evening). It has little of the atmosphere we expected and the service was awful. The meat courses were lacking meat.

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Thank 106richard
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are set times to eat in this restaurant and if you arrive a little earlier than the time allotted you are turfed out and told to wait outside - even in the rain!! The food is nothing special - I had lamb chops and they were extremely dry - would advise not to visit this restaurant - there are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A historic 18th c. building with traditional tapas and main meals. We shared some good chilli prawns, then had veal and wild mushrooms at 8.50€ and similarly priced lamb chops with chips followed by amazing walnut cake with coconut ice cream and a yummy chocolate sauce with vanilla ice cream and chocolate sauce. Lovely wine at 21€. Only open 9... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first day in Spain and our local, traditional meal. We arrived about 3pm & were seated quickly, service was excellent, food was divine & atmosphere was perfect. Do not leave Barcelona without dining here 😊

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Thank PetaAndy
London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic place that does one dinner sitting at 9pm. People queue outside until it opens (they take bookings) at 9pm. We visited on a Friday night and it was very popular. I have the Sea Bream and it was lovely.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Quintana, 5 Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 17 30 22

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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