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Royal Restaurant

Passeig del Mar, 9, 17212 Tamariu, Palafrugell, Spain
+34 972 62 00 41
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible6%
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“paella” (17 reviews)
“chipirones” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Passeig del Mar, 9, 17212 Tamariu, Palafrugell, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here after spending time at the beach. They serve great seafood: fresh, tasty and very reasonably priced and not to mention the beautiful view in front !

Thank Dr_Iris_B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is located on the quay overlooking the very attractive bay - perfect for people watching - it looks quite attractive. Lamb chops were OK and the sole meuniere was passable, certainly nothing to go into raptures about. Service was good and the gin...More

Thank AScottyP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great seafood at a great location. If you are lucky enough to visit when there is a full moon and the street musician is playing you will have a great evening. We visited three times in two weeks and were never disappointed . Reasonably priced...More

Thank McNKent
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The squids wheren't fresh. The bread where like stone. But the award was for the black fideua! We never will be back We are from a near town, and we tried a lot of restaurants from Costa Brava, and the Royal was a big deception,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The prawns pil pil we had here, together with the clams and the chipirones (small fried squids), were all delicious. The view was nice and the bill was not extortionate. I couldn't fault anything. It's a lovely place.

1  Thank Idler
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great fish and seafood. Ok on the price for the location. The main fish dishes were particularly good.

1  Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A fantastische view on the little Bay of Tamariu. Correct service for a correct price. Open for lunch and dinner and for apero

Thank yellowlabrador
Reviewed 27 June 2017

On holiday in Tamariu, we had promised ourselves a seafood paella and this restaurant did not disappoint! Great service from friendly waiters, the food was amazing. Lots of prawns, clams, squid etc all cooked in a delicious rice. Nice table overlooking the beach, this is...More

Thank alan g
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Very slow service. Tired salad. Patatas bravas soggy. Gave me the wrong bill. Wouldn't eat there again as plenty of other restaurants in Tamariu.

Thank David_Yorkshire_9
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

€19 for 3 course meal including glass of beer or wine! Yes, maybe a little unimaginative but fresh and well cooked Fish of the Day was Hake and excellent Wine cheap Friendly service There are better restaurants but this one is great value.

Thank MickDWinchesterUK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$42
Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
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09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig del Mar, 9, 17212 Tamariu, Palafrugell, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Palafrugell  >  Tamariu
  • Phone Number: +34 972 62 00 41
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Traditional seafood restaurant specializing in rice, fish and seafood. Excellent location in Tamariu seafront promenade.
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