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Cal Tronc

Carrer Major, 15, 17850, Besalu, Spain
+34 972 59 00 83
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (4 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Carrer Major, 15, 17850, Besalu, Spain
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

We had the menu del dia, great value at 13 Euro, well presented, good ingredients. The main course meats, filet of pork with Apple and lamb chops, both tender, delicious and cooked per request ( this chef knows how to cook meats). Service by waitress...More

Thank Gregory C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant by pure chance and loved it so much that came back the next day. The food and the service were amazing! Thank you, Joaquin and Natalia!

Thank lovetotravel_2011fl
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

One of the best places we've ever went to. Lady in charge of kitchen is really a high professional that shows her love and passion on job when eating dishes ordered. Well presented, quantity enough and tasteful food are the best presentation this restaurant can...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Did a review on this restaurant some time ago and I have to say it is still excellent, The interior of the restaurant is lovely with it's mosaic tiles etc, The service is excellent, The owner Joaquin nothing is too much trouble for him, The...More

Thank mansal2
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We made the mistake of taking a table on the pavement because it was a warm evening, which was OK but you do get the occasional car down the narrow street with its occupants peering at your plate, but the interior of the restaurant is...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Six of us enjoyed the lunch-time menu of the day at this nice family-run restaurant. There were several offerings in each category, and something that appealed to each of us. Each of us was happy with our choices. The included glass of wine was quite...More

Thank thinktravelCA
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant especially the menu del dia..great food indeed, very well presented and soo cheap...starter, main, dessert incl wine and drinks at the price of Eur 12! And we were amazed with the choice of food - salmon, tuna, pork, chicken, bacalao...so good!! And really...More

Thank wardija2016
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We had Gazpacho and salad for starters, lamb and chicken for entree and mandarin icecream and catalan cream for dessert! Just excellent in every way! We'll definitely come back next time we're in the area!

Thank Koen J
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Very interesting decor. The cuisine is typical Catalonian with a nice selections of appetizers (tapas) and main course dishes. The service is slow but amicable and the prices are a little bit on the upper scale. Besalu is a must see medieval town in Catalonia...More

Thank oscari995
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Besalu is a lovely town, full of restaurants set amongst the medieval streets. Cal Tronc was chosen simply from the menu del dia board outside which indicated an extensive choice on both 12€ and 17€ menus. We chose the cheaper menu, expecting smaller lunch portions...More

Thank Phil F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer Major, 15, 17850, Besalu, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Besalu
  • Phone Number: +34 972 59 00 83
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