We found this paella and tapas bar on a side street off the main shopping drag, rue Sainte-Catherine. With Bordeaux so close to Spain we figured they would be many Spanish restaurants in the city, and we were right.
When it comes to food I have a discerning palate (read: picky), especially with seafood. I love vegetarian or chicken paella, so when I didn't find one exactly like that on the menu I asked if I could order one that had seafood and chicken, but omit the seafood. The waitress looked horrified, and said this could never be done because it wouldn't be called paella if it did not have seafood. Not wanting to be the argumentative tourist, I settled for five tapas on the long tapas lis...Read More