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Restaurante Raco de l'abat

Carrer de l'abat, 2 | Part Alta, 43003 Tarragona, Spain
+34 625 71 59 01
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Carrer de l'abat, 2 | Part Alta, 43003 Tarragona, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stepped in on a Thursday evening. There were a couple of tables free and the staff organised us a table for two. Having sat down nothing happened. No one asked us if we wanted to have water or wine, they just looked at us...More

Thank Satu R
Reviewed 6 days ago

What an amazing experience. We arrived in Tarragona on our 25th wedding anniversary. During the day we visited the ruins and also went to see the restaurant to make a reservations. We were greeted by the owner and I told him it was our big...More

Thank 598mara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For someone who is not very adventurous when it comes to dining, taking a table for six in a restaurant that actively makes a point of not having a menu was a risk. However, the personality of the restauranteur on first entry made the risk...More

Thank AdamBern
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Never been to Tarragona but as a Portuguese I'm not a stranger to Spanish cuisine. What a discovery! Booked using tripadvisor and I was greeted with a rustic and ancient environment, but very comfortable. No menu available. Some could say it's strange but if you...More

Thank PPeixoto
Reviewed 9 June 2017

They had no printed menu we could look at but a quick description of the day's offering immediately lured us in, and we're happy we did. They had a not-quite-paella seafood rice dish which was delicious, as were the red peppers stuffed with bacalao and...More

Thank rocomendez
Reviewed 2 June 2017

A day trip by train to see the historic sites of Tarragona was much enhanced by lunch at this great restaurant, in an alley - Carrer de l'abat -just off the main thoroughfare leading to the cathedral. Away from the restaurants in the square, which...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

After trying many restaurants in Tarragona for 4 days this was the last and best one. The food was incredibly well prepared, tasty and healthy, fresh fish and seafood, amazing wine and lovely deserts. We were just surprised by the quality of the food and...More

1  Thank Erica F
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The owner takes real pride in his restaurant and he explained that his wife is the chef. He was extremely friendly and explained the food that was on offer. They seem to cook up whatever is fresh on the day and we had a selection...More

1  Thank minniethemooch
Reviewed 14 April 2017

During the last five(5) years we have been visting this restaurant many times. What we have experienced is a treat to Spanish cuisine that never have disappointed us. In fact this is probably one of the best places to go to when you want to...More

1  Thank Magnus M
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and super fresh! The service was great and the wine delicious ! They are very original and so willing to please and satisfy every client

Thank moi_firenze
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de l'abat, 2 | Part Alta, 43003 Tarragona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Costa Dorada  >  Tarragona
  • Phone Number: +34 625 71 59 01
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Local medieval, acogedor y con buena cocina de mercado.
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