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Mar Blau

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Pals,, 17255 Begur, Spain
+34 972 63 60 79
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10:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 23:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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173 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were squeezed in here on a busy Saturday lunch sitting and would have probably done better to eat somewhere quieter ie away from the beach. The food was solid but not great and the service was very slow. There must be better places in Pals.

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Thank LeethalLeeM
Reykjavik, Iceland
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 14 family had a wonderful last night in Pals, thanks to very good food and first class service from the friendly staff at Mar Blau. They remembered our names from earlier in the week and treated everyone like royalty. We all enjoyed our food and wanted to taste what the others were having it was all so appetizing.

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Thank gillianholt54
Berga, Spain
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We have been in this restaurant today and I simply suggest you to stay Away from it. You pay a lot of money for very simple food served in a hurry!

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Thank adachs
Exeter, United Kingdom
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347 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This is a 'I can't be bothered to cook so let's grab a bite' type of restaurant. Fish soup a brown puddle, prawns in garlic and grilled squid OK. Puddings from a factory. Say no more!

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Thank steadyslack
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Good food and great views. We were a large party taking up 3 big tables. The staff were friendly & helpful, but there were a few mistakes with the orders. We did visit again as a family of 3 about a week later and the drink and dessert was fine, service reasonable.

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Thank ClaireandKen89
Pezenas, France
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Good food, great service, excellent value for money right on the beach. Extensive menu with simple but good food. We celebrated my husbands birthday here and found the service friendly and fast despite the fact that it was a very busy Sunday lunch.

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Thank mocs
Belo Horizonte, MG
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113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food was ok but not that good. They cold put some better side dish than chips. The steak was to rare and we ordered medium. For the lamb was just almost bones, for the price was ok, but why not increase a litlle bit the price and bring one better lamb?

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Thank ChicoAssis
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97 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great fish specialty restaurant. It is located directly to the beach - first line - and therefore a safe choice for young families w/ kids. The kids entertain themselves in the beachsand. Kids menu available. We ordered a paella pescado (fish) and that was the best choice. Great and we can recommend Mar Blau to any family looking for nice... More 

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Thank BaakDK
London, United Kingdom
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336 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is a bustling and friendly place with a great location. But the food was not as good as last year. The avocado/prawn salad was less tasty, the moules were tepid and over-salted and the fresh fish was served with very boring potatoes. Portion sizes varied and the prices appeared to have risen a bit, too. So, it's great for... More 

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Thank Capriwanderer
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Have been going to Mar Blau for 10 years All our kids have grown up their. It has the best view of the Med you will ever see.life from those tables does not get any better. The food is ok.its not fine dining. If you have a family then it's the only place. People seem to fall into two camps.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pals,, 17255 Begur, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Begur
  • Phone Number: +34 972 63 60 79

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