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La cuina de Can Simon

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Portal 24, 17320 Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 12 69
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Monday
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Wed - Sun 13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
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Moscow, Russia
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68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to this restaurant with our friends for a dinner and expected high cuisine. The service and atmosphere was nice, but the food was quite a disappointment for us. It was not bad, but nothing was really tasty. And I would say that there are several very good places without a Michelin that are far more tasty, like Dvisi... More 

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Alpine, New York
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have been privileged to have eaten many amazing meals, but this was outstanding on many levels. We were the only guests on a Thursday evening in March. It was a Birthday dinner so we did not mind splurging on a really nice restaurant. Although we were dressed casually, we still felt comfortable in the formal dining room. We were... More 

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Ilkley
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

First time we have visited this restaurant, walked past it hundreds of time but didn't realise what a gem we were missing. Had the tasting menu which was great value for money at 68 euros and consisted of 5 courses plus appetisers and pre-dessert. Had 3 fish dishes which were all very different but all fabulous. Our only slight disappointment... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Fantastic food in a lovely old fisherman's house near the castle. We enjoyed a great tapas dinner along with a selection of excellent local wines and cavas. This restaurant is run by two brothers and located at the foot of Tossa's impressive medieval walls. Originally established by the grandparents as a bar for local fishermen, the modern-day restaurant boasts a... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

After having visited various Michelin restaurants over the past 12 months, latest the 3-star in Sant Pol I for sure put them in the first tier. It is true that the design and rather old fashion interior such as the first visual impression do not necessarily accompany the high culinary ambitions buy you come for the food right? I took... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Like many tourist towns, Tossa has some pretty average food. It also has some excellent restaurants like this one. We were late booking this place and were surprised to get a reservation as there are limited seats. In hindsight we would have eaten here more than once because the food is extremely good and the ambience not excessively formal. Pietro,... More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to visit if you're looking for extraordinary food in a friendly environment. We ordered the classic menu (6 courses) together with the wine they recommend to each meal, and we also had a double espresso each. Summing up to 200 euro, it was a bargain. I cordially recommend this place!

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Top end price but top end experience. We had the gastronomic tasting menu, as recommended by Lonely Planet, and asked for matched wines. Unbelievable tastes and best wine matching we have ever had. Top quality service, attentive but not intrusive. No hesitation in recommending this for a high end experience. Cannot recommend this any higher. Do not miss it.

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Derbyshire village
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Lovely meal, great service, beautiful surroundings. We had a special occasion to celebrate and we were not disappointed. My wife and I had several courses and we enjoyed each one. The service was attentive, the courses were presented beautifully in a lovely setting under the ramparts of the castle, just a few metres from the sea. The only disappointment was... More 

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Tarnow, Poland
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5 reviews
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

The food was so tasty, really great! Great oysters, shrimps fantastic !!!! The stuff very nice and helpful. Im very glad to have a possibility to eat in this restaurant. If I come back to Tossa de mar I will come back to Can Simon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$78 - US$155
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Thursday
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Friday
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Saturday
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portal 24, 17320 Tossa de Mar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Tossa de Mar
  • Phone Number: +34 972 34 12 69

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