If you’re looking for great local food at reasonable prices and the best bars and cafes, here is our guide to eating and drinking in Girona, from typical Catalan cuisine to delicious gourmet burgers.
Pinchos in Girona
Catalonia is famous for its great wine and food and in Girona you can try a selection of local treats, including the famous tapas of the region. You don’t need to eat at the world famous El Celler de Can Roca to have great food on a budget. Check out our list of recommendations below!
Bravas at Konig
Famous for the best Patatas Bravas in Girona – a typical dish of potatoes with a spicy delicious sauce, this restaurant has a great people watching terrace and has been pulling cross since 1973. They also have great sandwiches and cakes.
This great place has over 60 types of beer, 30 wines and 10 cocktails in their cafe and restaurant at this excellent river side location. As well as a great place to grab lunch on their terrace, they also have a selection of coffees, teas, pastries and sandwiches.
Check out the menu for their cafe and restaurant here
This “coffee works & Cyclist Cafe” is a stylish coffee house that does some of the best coffee and cake in Girona. This is a must for coffee lovers and is in a 100 year old stone house. It’s also famously popular with cyclists – check out the bike themed interior.
This is a fun bar that has live Rhumba performed every Wednesday and Thursday this month and great mojitos and caiprihnas. It’s in the heart of the old town and also has a big selection of 80s and 90s music.
This is the best burger in Girona and you can chose all the toppings you want at the same price – you pay for the weight of your burger meat. They also have great salads. See what they offer here
El Pati del Rabi
This is a local cocktail bar which also has live music – check out the events they have on their Facebook page here
This cerveseria is tucked in the old town on the riverside near the River’s Cafe and has a great location. Check out their great beer selection and local wines along with tasty hot and cold tapas. The beer pumps on the table are a big hit.
Check it out here
Pinchos on the bar
This is a Spanish chain and serves typical tapas dishes and pinches (smaller tapas on french bread) at very good prices. Look out for the great deals where you can get free beers with your meal. Check out their offers here
This is the best pizza place in town and from under 5 euros! It’s only open in the evenings from 7pm. Look out for the sister restaurant Corsara la Devesa. Check out their menu here
Equity Point Girona
Stay at Equity Point Hostel, Girona
The best place to stay on a budget in Girona! Our hostel is centrally located in the beautiful old town and has stunning views from the terrace. With great facilities including all the usual Equity Point Hostel benefits, we have a mixture of private and dormitory rooms with plenty of communal space.
Find out more about it here