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Pont Vell

Pont Vell, 24-28, 17850, Besalu, Spain
+34 972 59 10 27
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (5 reviews)
“ravioli” (2 reviews)
“the river” (11 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pont Vell, 24-28, 17850, Besalu, Spain
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

The setting overlooking the river flowing beneath the Romaesque bridge is absolutely stunning and quite possibly one of the best locations you could imagine for a romantic evening meal.The friendly attentive service received when we made our reservation and throughout the evening of our meal...More

Thank julessid2018
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We couldn’t fault this restaurant. The setting is wonderful. With a beautiful view of the mediaeval bridge. We chose the meat gastronomic menu and enjoyed simple ingredients prepared to perfection. Service was attentive throughout which enhanced the evening. The wine list is incredible value (as...More

Thank Hoodies_sandhurst
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Our family of four traveled through Besalu and stopped at Pont Vell for lunch. They accommodated us though it seems like most had reservations. My husband and I tried the prix fixe menus and were not disappointed. The service and the food were amazing and...More

Thank cjaldape
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Pont Vell is located in Besalu, an ancient jewesh setlement in Girona. The restaurant is at river side with wonderful views and a quite atmosphere. The dishes are from Catalan cuisine, Delicious and with a variety of offers for all tastes. The staff is very...More

Thank carlos g
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We both had a gourmet seafood tasting menu - 5 courses for only 37 Euro each. Absolutely superb with very attentive waiter. This was all topped off by the setting - right on the edge of the river with a panoramic view of the restored...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Get ready to walk down some narrow stairs and be seated with an amazing view below the Besalu bridge! I got such a great picture I put it on the front cover of my Shutterfly book! We had the' taste' meal so got to try...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Sublime food and drink...sublime view...and exceptionally warm and friendly staff. This is one of those restaurants that really should not be missed.The food and restaurant ambience were exceptional and if you are looking for something special...this is the place.

Thank Nontouristy
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant. Great food for a very decent price (menu). Service was excellent. Beautiful views. Lots of details that make the restaurant an extra value such as homemade oil and tableware. We absolutely loved it and can highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Robert v
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We have been several times in this town and thought of going to this restaurant. It was always full. This time we booked two hours ahead and we got it. The first impression was positive, the restaurant was cosy and, even though it took them...More

Thank gourmet w
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Certainly this restaurant is one of the best I ever be in Catalunya. Beautiful siteseeing, delicious food and excellent service staff. I had the mushroom and foie as starters and lamb has main plate. Also the three wine “degustacion” is out of space! I want...More

Thank Salvador51
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pont Vell, 24-28, 17850, Besalu, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Besalu
  • Phone Number: +34 972 59 10 27
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