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El Donostiarra

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14 C/ Nou, 08870 Sitges, Spain
+34 938 10 22 62
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed with friends who had rented an apartment for the winter and this was their local. We went several times, lured in by the sign saying they made the worst vermouth in the world. They didn't, it was excellent as were the magnificent array of chilled pinxos and the wonderful freshly cooked hot tapas that arrived at just the... More 

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Thank Woolleybaalamb
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here twice. Once with family and then as a couple. It is a great little bar with a great selection of very tasty pinxtos at pretty good prices. I would recommend with no hesitation. The house red was very nice at a reasonable 2.5 euro's a glass. You grab a plate , take what you want and your bill... More 

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Thank Rod R
Leeds
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47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here to try the tapas, they tasted OK (not amazing and they weren't cheap) but after we had started eating we were slightly put off by the realisation that the food was left uncovered on the bar and there were lots of flies around. What really appalled us though was that one of the chef's came out to... More 

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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171 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

When we first arrived in Sitges we passed this taps bar and later that evening went back, amazing tapas that are spread out all along the entire bar area, we ended up going back 2 more times, the later the better as they put out more and more new items as the evening progresses, it's filled with tourists and locals... More 

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Thank stormy49
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The cheapest place for dinner in town Good food and good beer Enjoy with a group with a very funny music

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Thank Nicolas L
Munich, Germany
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A friend recommended us El Donostiarra on Calle Nou. We were 6 of us and when we called to ask whether they had space they told us they were full. They suggested however to call their other place on Calle Mayor, which is called the same. The restaurant was not exactly cosy or inviting. Football was on (Barca was playing)... More 

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Thank lacarotte85
Barcelona, Spain
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

You select from the various tapas or pintxos that they have on display, each has a toothpick stuck into the finger-food item. At the end of your meal you take your plate up to the bar (if you are not already sitting by the bar) and they count your toothpicks to know how much you owe, pretty neat. I loved... More 

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Thank Erika Y
Portland Oregon
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This place was quaint .The staff was very nice. We had plenty of tapas and 2 drinks and our bill was only 14 euros. Not gourmet but very good and an excellent value.

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Thank lisaweaver
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

El Donostiarra have a great selection of very tasty pinxtos at pretty good prices. It was the perfect place for us to have a relaxed, tasty, cheap and quick lunch away from the beach. Would definitely head back for another lunch if in town.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here a few times, two years ago we watched the World Cup here. This time around when we went in we weren't greeted as usual, there was hardly any atmosphere and the staff weren't very enthusiastic. We left after two sticks and two beers. For a small stick here it is £1.65 and in Lizarran it is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 C/ Nou, 08870 Sitges, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Sitges
  • Phone Number: +34 938 10 22 62

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?