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La Fonda

Mediterranean Restaurant and Paella Restaurant€€€€
El Barri Gòtic, Barcelona
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  • Christian V.
    "Fish paella is great, very affordable prices for top quality food!"(7 Tips)
    Beril T.
    "Best paella on la rambla!!"(6 Tips)
    Aslı Y.
    "Seafood paella is very delicious 👌 but service is too slow😕"(7 Tips)
    Dilek U.
    "Seafood paella is so delicious and sangria is very nice."(12 Tips)
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  • Dina
    DinaMay 20, 2016
    Great atmosphere and very good food with large portions. In the evening there maybe a queue, so people are waiting to get inside. But the place is worth waiting! Try the marine paella!
  • Stephanie A.
    Stephanie AuApril 13, 2016
    The seafood paella is awesome!!! The squids and prawns are fresh!!! I love the Sangria as well with loads of fresh fruits.
  • Matteo G.
    Matteo GiuzziAugust 16, 2014
    Great value, probably the best place you can go if you are an average tourist. The prices are great thanks to an agreement upon a catering school that provides the waiters. Food is very well prepared.
  • Beeluvd
    BeeluvdSeptember 3, 2013
    The chicken & rabbit PAELLA was GOOD, it could've been better but it did the job. The HOUSE WINE was DISAPPOINTING so we ordered a half liter of SANGRIA which was AMAZING! Get Catalan custard dessert!
  • Bubble
    BubbleNovember 15, 2014
    Very good food and reasonable prices. Paella was really good! Fixed menu (menu del día) is 10€ (starter, main, dessert). On Thursdays most restaurants include paella at their fixed menu.
  • Viktoria P.
    Viktoria PotapkinaJune 9, 2013
    Great restaurant, very full during lunch time, so you might have to wait in line outside to get a table. The food is great though so it's worth it! Menu del dia is only 10€!
  • Denis B.
    Denis BezkorovaynySeptember 28, 2014
    Great service, even when the place is fully booked. Spanish and Italian cousine are equally good. Several delicious vegetarian options are available. Well worth the money spent.
  • Sebastian W.
    Sebastian WatersMarch 19, 2014
    The service is - like everywhere else in middle-class restaurants - a bit slow, but the food is quite good. I had the roast of lamb with rosemary potatoes - excellent.
  • Wim M.
    Wim MathuesJune 28, 2015
    Good menu for under €20! Three courses including a drink, nice food but so crowded you cannot expect very fast or friendly service. Even had a waiting line outside!
  • Serdar
    SerdarFebruary 23, 2013
    Balik paella harika, deneyebilirsiniz, midye, bezelye, mercimek, karides, kalalar sevenlere tavsiye edilir. Fish paella was great, have to be tasted if you like calamare, shrimp etc.
  • Luca C.
    Luca CaresaniFebruary 16, 2015
    Really nice place! We order a fish paella and a sangria! It was all very good! The price is honest
  • Ji Ann N.
    Ji Ann NgSeptember 3, 2014
    The paella was one of the best I've tried in Barcelona. The meat was falling off the bones and seafood was so fresh. Plus, it's cheap!
  • Marina R.
    Great seafood paella 🥘 (20€ for 2 ppl). Better come on weekdays, cause on weekends it's very crowded and stuffy.
  • Marine S.
    Marine SJuly 12, 2013
    Awesome place! The service is excellent, all seems good, and it's really affordable. Good paellas for 8€/pers. and there is a wifi code
  • Miloš
    MilošOctober 19, 2016
    It's very good for how cheap it is, lots of tables available so its likely walk-ins would find a place
  • Lia C.
    Lia CostaMay 28, 2014
    Best paella in town probably. Specially because of the price, it's so on point! The staff is polite and it offers a great ambience.
  • Ahmet Y.
    Ahmet YöntemSeptember 8, 2014
    Looking expensive but average priced, very delicious food. Starters with ravioli and red pepper were delicious. Also good sangria. Planning to go there again tomorrow!
  • Flo M.
    Flo M.May 16, 2012
    Great price value (dishes and menu),great paella.Would recommend the menu vieja ciudad for those who wanna get to know Spanish food...
  • Skip D.
    Skip DavidNovember 22, 2016
    Nice looking restaurant in the gothic quarter. Paella is very good, great value.
  • Fredrik B.
    Fredrik BromanNovember 12, 2012
    I had the carpaccio and seafood paella. Both were really good; definitely above average compared to similar places I visited in Spain.
  • Jackie T.
    Jackie TSeptember 8, 2013
    Fideua noodles with garlic sauce is amazing!! Definitely my favorite over the paella!
  • Matteo
    MatteoDecember 12, 2014
    Good restaurant: recommended the 20 euros menu that included: starter-Paella-Dessert (and bread/water/service).
  • Scigi
    ScigiJanuary 23, 2014
    Very nice place - great food, we've had Roman style fried squid and Fish Paella - borh delicious.
  • Thaís C.
    Thaís CunhaOctober 10, 2014
    Good food with excelent price. Order the menu of the day, in catalan. The options in English are traps for tourists
  • Dana
    DanaAugust 15, 2014
    Wonderful place!! Crowded but serving is relatively quickly. Very tasty paella! There are inexpensive sets too.
  • Merve G.
    Merve GündüzApril 27, 2012
    Prices r good enough. Paellas are better than other restaurants near la ramblas. Fish fillet with onions was very delicious.
  • Sid B.
    Sid BalaniJuly 2, 2013
    Had the wild mushroom ravioli with cheese sauce. Perfect meal! Everything was just right... buena suerte!
  • Ahmed B.
    Ahmed BawarethOctober 8, 2014
    Start with a goat cheese salad. For the main dish , Fish Paella and black rice are the best.
  • Charlee B.
    Charlee BangsSeptember 16, 2016
    Best Paella near Rambla. Very cheap and tasy. Also Sangria is very nice and strong
  • Bryan suk C.
    Bryan suk ChoiMay 3, 2011
    paella is better than other paella restautants on rambla. potato dishes r excellent! must try wines!! cheap but tasty place!
  • Mikael F.
    Mikael FærøvikJuly 1, 2014
    The food is fairly good for a reasonable price, though I am far less impressed with the service. The staff radiates both incompetence and indifference in their profession.
  • Cheryl N.
    Cheryl NguyenMay 28, 2012
    The chicken and rabbit valenciana paella is to die for. So incredibly sumptious and satisfying
  • Andrew D.
    Andrew DevlinSeptember 4, 2015
    Please eat here instead of on La Rambla. Paella was great, and prices were very reasonable.
  • Alet V.
    Alet VSeptember 2, 2014
    Nice food, very good atmosphere and reasonable prices. Perfect for late-night dining.
  • Oksana B.
    Oksana BApril 7, 2013
    Great choice,reasonable prices and delicious meals!totally worth a visit!
  • Dilek U.
    Dilek UnarNovember 23, 2014
    Seafood paella is so delicious and sangria is very nice. However, the service is slow and waiters are a bit arrogant.
  • Daniel D.
    Daniel DorigiolaSeptember 2, 2014
    Try the fish paella and the pricing is fantastic you get pretty big portions
  • Sophie R.
    Sophie RevereOctober 2, 2013
    Delicious (and strong) very reasonably priced sangria 👌 the paella was great!
  • Fulya F.
    Fulya FidancıApril 27, 2012
    Paella and fish flat whit onion and patato is very delicious. Prices are also good
  • Ruth S.
    Ruth SanchezAugust 14, 2013
    The best paella that you can eat in bcn.
  • Bárbara
    BárbaraApril 19, 2013
    Come around 8 pm before the queues start. Delicious paella and asparagus for a starter;)
  • Wiwa
    WiwaJune 26, 2014
    Starters are good but their paella is the bomb!
  • Mariya K.
    Mariya KebaloOctober 2, 2014
    Paella is absolutelly awesome here! No wonder there are lines even outside the house ;)
  • Enzo M.
    Enzo MartinelliJanuary 29
    My favourite restaurant in the Old Town with great value set menus
  • Luda S.
    Luda SSeptember 1, 2013
    great food , nice atmosphere , good service , reasonable prices, great location. Recommended!
  • Tommy C.
    Tommy ChenOctober 22, 2015
    Good food, generous portions, affordable prices but poor service. Our waiter was slow and very unfriendly. Come here for the paella and sangria!
  • Christian V.
    Christian VargaJuly 14, 2013
    Fish paella is great, very affordable prices for top quality food!
  • Beboy R.
    Beboy RockerNovember 15, 2014
    Good and plush food. Good seafood dishes and meat dishes as well.
  • SoJuno
    SoJunoMay 29, 2015
    Adequate menu for 17€, soup was tasty, salad descent, paella was overcooked and tasteless, desserts were delicious. I wouldn't come again though.
  • David K.
    David K.March 20, 2012
    We had black paella, goat cheese salad and grilled vegetables... All quite good!
  • Bruno G.
    Bruno GarciaJanuary 5, 2012
    The paella is very good, nice price and the restaurant has a good atmosphere also.
  • Claudio AF
    Claudio AFDecember 29, 2015
    iQue inculadas! And when they say "double chocolate magnum", they really mean the industrial ice cream magnum
  • Jamie M.
    Jamie McGurkFebruary 23, 2014
    Try the black rice and cuttlefish paella - excellent!
  • Peter S.
    Peter SarkadiFebruary 17, 2013
    Come early! Unpolite staff! Food is so-so! House wine is good! Drink, don't eat!
  • Cheryl N.
    Cheryl NguyenMay 28, 2012
    If you're looking a decadent creamy dessert, the Catalan Custard is a must
  • Bernardo S.
    Bernardo SalazarApril 2, 2016
    Very good paella at a good price, order for two. Service is ok.
  • Rob B.
    Rob BSeptember 2, 2014
    Try the fish paella, great food, right price. Good for groups.
  • Julie D.
    Julie D.April 12, 2013
    Menu €20 no extra charges, lovely wine and paella! Quick service
  • Rivi
    RiviSeptember 25, 2015
    Great paella and cheap in the center of Barcelona
  • Dilek U.
    Dilek UnarDecember 6, 2014
    Seafood paella and sangria are great. However, the service is a bit slow. The waiter was arrogant.
  • Cheryl N.
    Cheryl NguyenMay 28, 2012
    The black noodles with squid and garlic aioli is definitely special
  • tom c.
    tom choiMay 14, 2014
    gotta wait too long and one of the waiters is far from kindness. Dish not worthy of "delicious"
  • Jionghui
    JionghuiJuly 28, 2015
    Come for lunch to avoid the queue, food serve literally fast ;)
  • Florina F.
    Florina FilipMay 13, 2016
    Always call for reservation. Nice place for a paella.
  • Dmitriy T.
    Dmitriy TarantinJuly 16, 2013
    U can tap a random dish in the menu and won't be disappointed anyway!
  • E. D.
    E. D.September 17, 2015
    Good option close to the Rambla. Check out our post on our blog "enbcn": http://bit.ly/1FPSZEy
  • Bob H.
    Bob HeubelFebruary 20, 2013
    No beer on the menu, but they do have Estrella beer in bottles. Good to know.
  • Sandro M.
    Sandro M.June 27, 2012
    Paella e patatas bravas very good! Cheap but good!
  • Maria K.
    Maria KhaidinaMay 13, 2013
    delicious food for good price! everyone should eat here!!!
  • Hanna L.
    Hanna LassiMarch 17, 2013
    This is love! The lamb was so good I could marry the chef!
  • James F.
    James FoxMay 29, 2011
    The bread is €1 per person. Don't eat it unless you want it. And check your bill carefully ad we were initially charged for drinks & bread that never arrived. But the food is good & portions generous.
  • Marie-Anne R.
    Marie-Anne RamondAugust 4, 2013
    Usually crowded, but the paella is so good!
  • Simon F.
    Simon FranssonSeptember 25, 2014
    We had to wait 25 minutes to get in, and really had expected a better experience. Cheap yes, but the paella was dry and rather tasteless. The staff seemed really uninterested, but did their job.
  • Beril T.
    Beril Turhan HRCFebruary 23, 2013
    Best paella on la rambla!!
  • Daria B.
    Daria BalmasovaApril 7, 2013
    Don't forget take a dessert!delicious browny, ice- cream,apple pie
  • Huiting T.
    Huiting TanDecember 28, 2012
    Well, the paella is not that well as I thought before though not bad..waitress is so busy that she always forget to bring us the bill
  • Jilber G.
    Jilber GazarosyanJune 23, 2013
    Reasonable prices and good service, definitely worth to try.
  • Mary G.
    Mary GerontiniJuly 3, 2013
    Try the paella with sangria! The service is a bit slow.
  • Alberto
    AlbertoJuly 17, 2016
    Been there many times before and the food was ok. Went today with friends for a Sunday late lunch. The waiters upstairs were rude. Not happy about the treatment just because they were in a rush.
  • Alex
    AlexAugust 18, 2014
    Probably the place is not bad BUT we are in a hurry and waited to make an order for 20(!) minutes. So we had no time to taste paella(
  • Vasily K.
    Vasily KuznetsovMarch 30, 2013
    Thanks to lazy and rude waiters we went to fantastic Grill room restaraunt.
  • Tomi H.
    Tomi HuovinenJuly 15, 2012
    Reasonable priced menus. Good Catalan food.
  • Elena
    ElenaJune 27, 2013
    Great paella Valenciana!!! Recommended!!!)))
  • Giangian
    GiangianDecember 4, 2012
    Excellent Paella..especially Valenciana style...recommended
  • Aslı Y.
    Seafood paella is very delicious 👌 but service is too slow😕
  • Alexia F.
    Alexia FriteJune 1, 2014
    Excellent price/quality. Don't let the line scare you.
  • Eran G.
    Eran GonenMarch 2, 2016
    The best Paella I ever ate
  • endam c.
    endam cakanMay 10, 2016
    The plates are really too too big!! ı'm so upset that we couldn't finish our meal.
  • M Z.
    M ZJune 22, 2013
    On the second floor is a little bit hot. But wc is closer)
  • Carl M.
    Carl M.February 26, 2013
    Super food. Go for the menu. Price quality definitely not cheated.
  • Kevin K.
    Kevin KwongApril 6, 2016
    Avoid, good sized servings but be prepared to wait for a long time for food (2+hrs for all courses to come out), food quality is average at best
  • David P.
    David PascualJune 20, 2012
    fancy but affordable catalan restaurant
  • Lu k.
    Lu kasOctober 25, 2012
    Tuna is just amazing!
  • Nikolay Z.
    Nikolay ZavadaJuly 27, 2014
    Paella valenciana is good. But Handmade beer unfortunately was not tasty.
  • Ieva A.
    Ieva AndrukaitytėOctober 18, 2016
    Starters and drinks were good but the paella was nothing special. Overall a great experience but I wouldn't order paella again.
  • Eray
    ErayFebruary 25
    Paid too much for a paella but one of the cheapest nearby the touristic part of BCN.
  • Oya K.
    Oya KentAugust 8, 2014
    Delicious paella in Barcelona
  • Derek N.
    Derek NagleJuly 29, 2016
    Went there based on the tips, had the seafood paella but was really disappointed. Salty, too stocky, wet and overcooked seafood. No crusty base as all paella should have.
  • Emre P.
    Emre PolatJuly 9, 2013
    Great atmosphere, great food, reasonable prices
  • Wenyan Z.
    Wenyan ZhangAugust 12, 2014
    Menu de día is soso. The pollo got no taste!
  • Vivo4ka
    Vivo4kaJuly 24, 2013
    Меню Дель Диа 10.95 и 16.95 специальное меню от ресторана. Очень вкусно, на обед в меню входят паэлья,спагетти,рыба,мясо,вкусные десерты на выбор. На обед часто очереди,которые быстро продвигаются)))
  • Anton M. S.
    Anton M. ShiryaevFebruary 18, 2013
    Вернулся сюда второй раз, фантастическое место! Брали мясо, кальмаров и осминогов - все очень вкусно! И ценник приятно удивляет! Паэлья супер! Всем своим друзьям рекомендую поесть здесь!
  • Víctor M.
    Víctor MaloNovember 30, 2016
    La relación calidad-precio es increíblemente razonable teniendo en cuenta lo céntrico del lugar. Entras y tiene pinta de ser más caro. La fideuá negra no llega a 9€ y está buena. Bravas y croquetas
  • Andrés P.
    Muy buena relación calidad/precio. Cuidada decoración y en plena rambla, sin duda una buena elección si estás por la zona. La carrillera con salsa de Oporto... impresionante.
  • Ksenia P.
    Ksenia PetrovaOctober 17, 2014
    Волшебный ресторан!Прекрасная атмосфера,персонал на высшем уровне,еда превосходна.Но необходимо бронировать стол,иначе Вы окажетесь без ужина!
  • Alena Z.
    Alena ZotovaMarch 19, 2014
    Потрясающее место! Паэлья - пальчики оближешь, вкусный рыбный суп, к тому же цены очень радуют. В общем, не нашли ни одного минуса :)
  • IN I.
    IN IVApril 9, 2013
    Сангрия 1 л+ Паэлья микст на двоих с морепродуктами и разными видами мяса = 25 е , это очень вкусно и недорого, лучше приходить к19: 00 - 19:30, позднее будет очередь
  • Rafaella R.
    Rafaella RochaAugust 17, 2016
    A comida é deliciosa; atendimento rápido e simpático; guarnições bem servidas e preços em conta; variedade e pratos típicos!
  • G. Jessica C.
    G. Jessica CorserOctober 16, 2013
    Me gusta la oferta de platos del menú del día, no sólo por lo asequible de su costo sino por la ubicación y el servicio
  • Elania Z.
    Elania ZitoSeptember 29, 2013
    ¡No puedes no ir aquí! Tienes la posibilidad de gustar paellas sensacionales y la original receta valenciana también sin gastar mucho.¡Mi primera etapa cuando volveré en Barna!
  • Nathalie D.
    Nathalie DumoulinMarch 30, 2014
    Queue devant le resto on nous annoce 20 min d tarante mais au bout de 5 min une table est prête. Serveurs pas aimable. Un peux minimaliste. Menu a 19:90eur correct sans plus. Entrée plat dessert vin
  • Joseibz
    JoseibzOctober 12, 2013
    Muy bueno. Carpaccio de buey muy bueno, la parrillada de verdura también..... todo muy bueno y muy bien de precio. Recomendable 100%👍
  • Anita Z.
    Anita ZanardiJune 9, 2014
    Eccellente ristorante tipico di Barcellona, personale cortese e veloce, ne vale la pena fare la coda! Ottimo rapporto qualità prezzo, consigliatissimo
  • Beatrice A.
    Beatrice AlbaneseAugust 10, 2013
    Vale la pena di fare la fila per entrare: si mangia da dio a prezzi bassissimi! Tutto ciò perché si tratta di una scuola sovvenzionata per cuochi e camerieri super qualificati!
  • Bianca R.
    Bianca Reginato SurianOctober 26, 2015
    Ambiente aconchegante, mix de entradas muito gostosas e paella deliciosa! E o melhor: o preço muito justo!
  • Eda A.
    Eda Akdemir UğuralNovember 22, 2014
    Biraz kapı da, biraz da yemeğinizin gelmesi için beklemeye razıysanız inanılmaz lezzetler ile tanışabilirsiniz..
  • Benjamin S.
    Benjamin SanzSeptember 24, 2014
    Me encanto la fideua negra y la paella valenciana aunque sea estilo diferente tienen un sabor muy rico, repetiría.
  • Andreina R.
    Andreina RinconMarch 17, 2013
    Ideal para el bolsillo, buen ambiente y ubicacion, algunas de las entradas muy ricas como la sopa de pescado. No me gusto la paella ni el arroz negro estaban regulares.
  • Denis D.
    Denis DenisovApril 6, 2014
    Отличное вкусное место. Две порции черной паэльи и пол-литра сангрии за 21 евро.
  • Ann M.
    Ann MolodykhOctober 27, 2014
    Брали спец меню, наелись вдоволь. Блюда простые, но вкусные. Обалденный каталонский крем. Всегда очередь, местечко популярное. Остались давольны
  • Kimmy K.
    Kimmy KimmyJuly 15, 2012
    fantastic place! очень красивый и уютный ресторан с очень вкусной кухня, хорошим обслуживанием и приятно удивившими ценами
  • Carolina Kim C.
    Paella mista e sangria de litro por um preço justo e muito bem feito!
  • Rina Barcelona N.
    Известный ресторан, расположившийся в самом сердце Готического квартала! Отличное недорогое меню и прекрасная атмосфера!
  • Mateus R.
    Mateus Reginato SurianOctober 26, 2015
    Td ótimo com preço justo!!! Porém o horário de atendimento eh da 13:00 a 23:00 e no app mostrava outro ! Maravilhoso
  • Valeria P.
    Valeria PalagushinaJune 23, 2014
    Граждане соотечественники требуйте десерт Pastel de crema Catalans con caramelo!!! Он бесподобен!!!🍰🍰🍰🍷😋😋😋
  • Den S.
    Den ShershnevAugust 17, 2015
    Еда очень вкусная, цены приятные, готовят быстро, но обслуживание жутчайшее!! =))) Официанты начинают ненавидеть вас, как только вы открыли входную дверь =)
  • Esteban H.
    Esteban HerreraMarch 19, 2016
    Muy buena la comida, excelente atención y relación precio calidad. No lo duden
  • Giorgio C.
    Giorgio CuccoSeptember 20, 2013
    Siempre numero 1... ❤ BCN continua a mancarmi... Comunque: ottimo cibo, servizio svelto, costo contenuto. Paella caldamente consigliata!!!
  • Juan Pedro G.
    Juan Pedro GarciaSeptember 21, 2015
    Menú de fin de semana y de noches por menos de 20€. Platos típicos. Bueno y en generosos. Hay Q hacer cola.
  • Alexander K.
    Alexander KaralevichNovember 6, 2012
    Пожалуй, лучший ресторан паэльи в Барселоне. Обязательно берите домашнее вино - оно здесь недорогое. За поллитра 3,60 евро.
  • Fabio M.
    Fabio MartinezApril 11, 2015
    Menu adecuado, precio x calidad justo nada excelente, eso sí servicio y atención deficiente, no es un sitio para volver siempre.
  • Carlos F.
    Carlos F.April 21, 2015
    Clásico low cost, donde puedes traer a todo tipo de gente, hay platos para todos los gustos
  • Barış D.
    Barış DikerJuly 19, 2013
    Fiyatlar makul, paella guzel. Mekan cevredikiler icinde en hosu. Ogle yemekleri icin hos menuleri var uygun fiyata. Tavsiye edilir
  • Eugenia
    EugeniaApril 12, 2012
    Muy buena relación calidad-precio. Paella valenciana exquisita. La única pega es no poder reservar,la cola son 25 min mínimo!
  • Francesco T.
    Francesco TurturielloAugust 9, 2011
    Una paella mista spettacolare, e Tapas di prima scelta! Prezzi ottimi pur essendo a due passi dalla Rambla! Consigliato!
  • EvilDuck
    EvilDuckSeptember 19, 2012
    Отличная паэлья, хорошая атмосфера, заходите не пожалеете
  • Faisal
    FaisalSeptember 14, 2016
    الباييا لذيذة جداً، والحلى كريمة كتالونيا .. من الاخر يستاهل
  • Xesco V.
    Xesco ViñalsNovember 1, 2016
    Tiene las tres B bueno bonito barato. A mi me encanta y siempre todo perfecto
  • Cesar S.
    Cesar SanchezNovember 19, 2013
    Gran servicio, excelente comida y buen precio. Excelente lugar en Barcelona.
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