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Restaurants in spain??

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Restaurants in spain??

Is it true that unlike in other european countries you dont have to pay extra to sit and eat at resraurants in spain??

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1. Re: Restaurants in spain??

Extra? Sorry, but I'm a little confused by the question.

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If u go to a restaurant in spain do they charge you to sit and eat . For example in italy they charge you to sit and eat at a restaurant but if you stand at the bar they dont

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Amerie:

Some restaurants charge a bit more if you eat at the terrace. At a bar they charge a little bit more (bur very little) if you sit down rather than stand at the bar.

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Yes, sometimes prices are different when you have your drink and food on foot at the bar. It is cheaper. You will find prices "en la barra" and "en las mesas" or "en terraza". But it does not go for all the establishments.

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Sometimes they charge you for bread too but it's not much.

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Yes, most of Spain still has the two and three-tier system, one price at the bar, one at the table (inside) and another price on the terrace, very much like in France and Spain. But there are a number of places, especially in Navarra, the Basque country and along the north coast, where there is no additional charge for sitting at a table, inside or outside.

Places that still use the two and three-tier system must have the prices posted for all to see.

And yes, unless you're having the menu, you'll generally pay extra for bread.

Edited: 26 August 2011, 17:01
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If you do not want bread, tell the waiter when he brings it and you will not be charged for it.

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We found the fixed price menu very useful and reasonable.

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