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Restaurante Granja Sant Francesc

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Carrer de Mar, 1, 43893 Altafulla, Spain
+34 977 65 00 82
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10:00 - 23:30
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for chicken, chips, potato salad and beer after a long walk on the beach. Great atmosphere and good service. They also do a great takeaway business on the weekends.

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Thank ModMego
Barcelona, Spain
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The best cooked chickens in town. The ambiance is fun, everyone sits on one big long table. The chicken and chips are excellent, they also have some other dishes on the menu and could serve a different salad but chickens are worth going for.

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Thank Salwe
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Great rotisserie chicken. Obviously a family business run over many years, if not generations. Go early (7 or 8'sh before the locals) if you want to sit at one of two bench seats, or get magnificent roast chickens to go. This small town of Altafulla would appear to have quite a few very good restaurants.

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Thank PFW123
El Perello, Spain
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2014

We discovered this little place quite a few years ago, I love their Calcots and the sauce that come with it. Always a warm friendly service. The place is very popular so make sure if you want to get a seat you don't leave it too late… it could very well be the best little take away joint in Catalunya!

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Altafulla, Spain
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2014

It is a little-big place to taste the real way of Altafulla roasted chicken; flavoured with local spices like thyme,rosemary... Also they have other dishes like french fries, calçots You can eat inside or take away. Really great.

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Thank nguindulain
Bucks uk
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88 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2013

What a cracker! Being going for 50 years. Takeaway does a huge trade. if you want to eat on the few stone table outside get there early! Just good honest food. Succulent chicken plus choice of accompaniments. Cheap as chips. Great sangria seems to be sold only by the litre - so watch it you're driving. A great local experience.... More 

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Thank malcandkaren
Barcelona, Spain
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29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2013

This is the kind of restaurant you might find on the legendary Route 66 in the US - one of a kind, on the main two-lane highway in the middle of a small town, operated by its friendly owners, and featuring simple but delicious food. The rotisserie chicken is the signature dish and the main reason this place is vastly... More 

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Thank David E
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2013

If you are staying in the area (within a 15-min drive of Altafulla, although some customers come from further away) and have the possibility to eat in the house or apartment you are staying in, oh dear, you must go to this place for a take-away! Do not think of the usual fast food take aways, (e.g. Chinese....), which lack... More 

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Sant Cugat del Valles, Spain
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

Take-away food and three long tables to eat a short but great menu options being their chciken the classic option

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Thank Escapada91
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2012

I've been visiting this polleria since the 1970s and it forms an essential component of a visit to this part of Spain. It never seems to change - there's no need for it to do so! - and the welcome is only the start. The family always refer to this as "Chicken Charlie's" and it's an eclectic mix of great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Spanish, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:30
Thursday
10:00 - 23:30
Friday
10:00 - 23:30
Saturday
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de Mar, 1, 43893 Altafulla, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Costa Dorada  >  Altafulla
  • Phone Number: +34 977 65 00 82

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?