Because they are good and tasty, and it’s fun.
Slugs and flowers? Why not? Protein and fibre like you’ve never tasted before.
An extensive à la carte menu and chalked up daily specials are available both lunchtime and evening, and you can order half-sized portions.
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Ingredients, preparation and presentation are all reliably excellent.
Because it’s a busy, bustly spot, with a quick turnover, everything tastes very fresh.
Patates bravissimes as served at Paco Meralgo.
Given how busy the place gets the service is very good. If not too busy the servers will enjoin in a bit of banter, but often the jokes fall flat … as with the offensive reference to ‘Obama’ croquettes.
Modern, fresh, clean, well-lit interior with tall, cushioned stools and manageable noise levels.
Expect to pay north of 25€ per person, plus drink, for 4 or 5 plates.
Corner of Carrer Muntaner and Carrer Còrsega. A five-minute stroll from Hospital Clìnic or a seven-minute stroll from Provença/Diagonal metro station or a ten-minute stroll from Cinco d’Oro (junction of Passeig de Gràcia/Av. Diagonal)
Open every day of the week, all year round, except Christmas Day.
Carrer de Muntaner, 171 — on the Llobregat/Muntanya corner of Muntaner and Còrsega.
Phone: 93 430 9027
Paco Meralgo’s website: HERE