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El Xiringo

Cr. Sant Carles no23 | La Barceloneta, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 24 75 45
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Cr. Sant Carles no23 | La Barceloneta, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is tremendously over-priced and the food is pretty disappointing. Don't be fooled by the fact that they don't have a list of wines (with prices) - this is their opportunity to sell you a completely mediocre bottle of wine for way more than...More

Thank foodphile
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a must if you want to enjoy the best and original rice in Barcelona. Kitchen made with love. More than 200 references of wine and cava. You will feel like home.

Thank Tatiana P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am local and this is the best paella in town! Original and delicious. Also the wines and cavas are awesome

Thank Aida R
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This is a small, pleasant neighborhood place, a couple of blocks back from the beach, with absolutely amazing food. We had a couple of less-common paella-style 'arrossos' - pork and mushroom, and vegetables. They were both incredible. I don't know how they get so much...More

Thank HerbCaudill
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We ended up here for a late lunch around 3pm after the place we wanted to go to was closed, it was not a busy place. Staff was ok but the special arroz negro had nothing to do with arroz negro, more of a paella...More

Thank rita_potatochip
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I normally avoid La Barceloneta but a local friend recommended this tiny restaurant very strongly so we decided to give it a try. The owner is typically Catalan, he is slightly distant to start with but if he realises that his passions are your passions,...More

Thank MariaFood
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Checked TripAdvisor for a good Restuarant in the area as staying by Port Vell. Initially the restaurants on the waterfront come up, however El Xiringo in La Barceloneta showed up with good reviews. So made a booking directly on TripAdvisor which on arrival was confirmed...More

Thank GlennG G
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

My mother and I were exploring the fisherman's village in hope of finding a traditional Spanish fish restaurant. Frantically searching on trip advisor to find others reviews we came across this restaurant. I can honestly say that this is the best Paella that we have...More

Thank TeamBlythe
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We were here on the tripadvisor recomandation. Small portions and little expensive 20 euro about 100-120g grilled octopus without anything... The seafood salad was tasty but with small pieces of mussels stone... Not for kids...

Thank Mariana S
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I went there 2 days ago with a friend. An italian guy who lives in Barcelona told us to go there if we want to eat a great Paella, so we went. We ordered gazpacho, which was good, and seafood paella. It wasnt so bad,...More

Thank Serena G
Nearby
Barceloneta
Originally a fisherman’s quarter, this quaint area
can’t escape its small village feel: laundry hanging
over the narrow streets, old ladies clamoring at each
other from their balconies and elder gentlemen playing
games on short wooden benches gossiping the day away,
Barceloneta could double as a film set. Artists line
the boardwalk displaying their magnificently detailed
sand structures making this the most visited beach in
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$44
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Monday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cr. Sant Carles no23 | La Barceloneta, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barceloneta
  • Neighbourhood: Barceloneta
  • Phone Number: +34 932 24 75 45
  • E-mail
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