How would you like to discover olla aranesa, the traditional meat and vegetable stew of the Arán Valley? Take a seat in the Parador dining room and discover the delicacies of our regional cuisine, which includes such items as pâté from the valley, butifarra sausage, quince paste, local cheeses, foie gras and pescajus de Arties (crêpes filled with apple compote and Catalan-style crème brûlée). There is also sturgeon from the Arán Valley, olla aranesa, trucha a la llosa (trout with grilled vegetables and ham) and civet de jabalí (wild boar stew).
The restaurant is located on the ground floor, between Hostería Don Gaspar de Portola and the main entrance to the Parador. It features a large stained glass window and huge windows offer fantastic views of the Bagerque Mountains and the incomparable presence of Mount Montardo, the emblematic peak of Naut Aran.
During the months of February–July, lunch is served in the new La Chimenea dining area, the ideal spot to sample the delights of Catalan cuisine. Dishes to share, salads, pasta, regional dishes, combination plates, bruschetta-style appetizers and a children's menu.
NovaMás TAPAS & COCKTAIL BAR
The Parador's latest feature is NovaMás, a modern cocktail bar. At this après ski meeting place with a view of Mount Montardo, guests can enjoy a drink and sample fantastic small plates at unbeatable prices.
NovaMás offers a select variety of tapas prepared using the best local ingredients. Traditional regional bite-sized portions include a selection of charcuterie from the valley. In addition to these bite-sized portions, visitors can sample a variety of soups, casseroles and stews. One original aspect of NovaMás is that everything is served as individual portions, offered at very enticing prices, no more than €3. For dessert, diners can make a selection from the cart of homemade cakes, allowing you to add just the sweet finish to the evening to suit your taste.
The Parador has taken special care in designing the beverage menu, creating a beautifully prepared selection of gin & tonics, cocktails and mixed drinks. A fireplace lounge, premium gin & tonic bar, cocktail bar with pool table and spectacular views of the Catalan Pyrenees are just a few of the details that make NovaMás a must for anyone who visits the valley.