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Xiringuito Escriba

Avinguda Litoral, 62, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 21 07 29
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“paella” (336 reviews)
“rice” (49 reviews)
“fideua” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avinguda Litoral, 62, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place had come highly recommended so we were eager to give it a try. It’s location is awesome, just feet from the water. And the layout of the place is nice with virtually every table outside. I thought our waiter had an attitude, as...More

Thank Donald M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the beach with nice views and simple food. The paella was good not great, as poorly developed succarat. Flavour of Valencian paella was excellent. The white sangria was excellent. Service was prompt and accommodating. Noice level was high with groups of revelers but was...More

Thank Vishnu C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 3 and had different things: 2 of us shared a paella Valenciana and I had a steak. The waiters were good (my mom dropped her fork and the waiter was there before she could pick it up; we were given something to know...More

Thank Kyul_973
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Paella as always. Impressively delicious sea bass. We went for lunch at 3pm and it was unbearably hot.

Thank Faisal E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant by the beach with good food and great paella. Service is ok considering super busy & a bit pricey.

Thank mancy s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had wonderful dinner at Escriba! One of the best paella in Barcelona for sure! Javier and Adrian took care of us an multiple other patrons in professional and kind manner. Highly recommend anyone looking for typical Spanish food experience!

Thank Mirza S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked here one week ago and we wait for a good reason. Paella was fantastic and I recommend it! The staff were very nice expecially our waiter and also the location was pretty cool.

Thank Alessia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great paella in nice surroundings. Enjoyed watching the chef preparing the paellas in a hectical environement. Recommended.

Thank BEFRI2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we started with the Cava sangria The House Xiringuito Salad, some tomato bread and one of the best paella’s we’ve ever had, the rice was cooked to perfection with juicy and nicely caramelized ribs and chicken, mussels and prawns.

Thank PeterDa1956
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend about 6 weeks in Barcelona every year. My husband is from they city. We love it when friends from the states pop in to see us and WE ALWAYS BRING THEM TO THE XIRINGUITO ESCRIBA. You may read nitpicky reviews about price or...More

Thank JudsonFamily
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14 April 2018|
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Response from XiringuitoEscriba | Property representative |
Hello, indeed some people of the team speak English, and the letter can be consulted on our website, where you will find the letter in 10 languages. Regards!
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31 March 2018|
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Response from XiringuitoEscriba | Property representative |
Yes, we have high chairs for babies. Regards!
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Sandy Z
12 March 2018|
Response from XiringuitoEscriba | Property representative |
Hi, for a reservation you can call to thos telephone number: +34 932 210 729 See you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avinguda Litoral, 62, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Poblenou
  • Neighbourhood: Poblenou
  • Phone Number: +34 932 21 07 29
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Xiringuito Escriba restaurant is the best place in Barcelona to eat paella. Enjoy our rice dishes by the sea, served by a friendly staff and in a cosmopolitan atmosphere. A unique culinary experience, signed Joan Escriba. We are waiting for you!
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