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el Caliu

Santa Rosa 21 | Calle Santa Rosa, 21, 08950 Esplugues de Llobregat, Spain
+34 933 71 74 36
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butifarra” (2 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
“grilled meat” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish
££ - £££
Santa Rosa 21 | Calle Santa Rosa, 21, 08950 Esplugues de Llobregat, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

#1 on TripAdvisor in the area so we had to give it a go. Typical Catalan food apparently, but neither of us was hugely impressed. The local house wine (rosé) tasted like no rosé I’ve ever had before. The fillet steak was ordered well done...More

Thank GobanSaor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quirky restaurant with friendly staff and good food! Very meat heavy food. So if you are a vegetarian better look elsewhere

Thank Abhishek R
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

2nd visit here and still the fillet is amazing! One of the best fillet I have ever eaten. Place is truly hidden gem. Wife took lamp ribs and those were excellent.

Thank Timo1976_Fin
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We walked past this place a few times, its 100mtrs from the Abba Garden hotel, it was mainly closed and looks like a house! It opens at 9.00pm and we finally got around to eating here, well all I can say is WOW, the steak...More

1  Thank jon c
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The cosy and quaint restaurant serves some of the most amazing Ràmon Serrano and the Fillet is something you have to die for. Catalan food at its best!!!

Thank RedIsInspired
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden restaurant close to sant Juan De Dios hospital in Esplugues. The atmosphere is authentic and the decoration goes with the typical Catalan restaurant one could find in a small village. The food is simple and the choices basic. Good quality at...More

Thank Gonzalo M
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Family style food. Good and simple. Not expensive either, 27 Euros for 3 course meal. This is sufficient and no one has to use more than 100 characters to say that a restaurant is good.

Thank 411urig
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Great local Catalan food Fresh products Wonderful service Neg: side dish for main disappointing - French fries Dessert - Catalan cream great but no alternative

Thank craneman1970
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great food. Very good grilled meat. The offer it is not huge but enough. Good assortment of wines. Family atmosphere. Bon restaurant avec une sortie de viande très bon. Ambiance familiale.

Thank Fanjoya
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Definitely place which could not been found without trip advisor. We were hesitating until we opened the door that is this really restaurant. But when we went in the fillet was best I have eaten during our two weeks trip around Spain! I really recommend...More

Thank Timo1976_Fin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Rosa 21 | Calle Santa Rosa, 21, 08950 Esplugues de Llobregat, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Esplugues de Llobregat
  • Phone Number: +34 933 71 74 36
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