Do you fancy a sweet little something after dinner or lunch? Barcelona has many amazing places for everyone with a sweet tooth. However, not all of them are cheap. To save you some money and time, we’ve prepared a list of the top five places in Barcelona selling the most delicious desserts for low prices!
La Tarta is a small shop with a few places to sit selling both local and Uruguayan pastries and cakes. It is a paradise for everyone with a sweet tooth. And of course, they also offer a variety of coffee and tea. We recommend trying out Alfajores, sweet delights usually made of flour, honey, almonds and flavored with cinnamon. You should also give a try to jam filled Pastafrola and to Cañoncitos de dulce de leche, pastries with caramel filling. And of course, you can enjoy it all without having to worry about spending too much money.
Carrer dels Assaonadors, 19, 08003 Barcelona +34 930 24 14 63 Monday-Saturday, 9:00-20:00, Sunday, 10:00-15:00
At Chocolate-Box, they sell delicious cakes, fresh sweet pastries, ice cream, waffles, and most importantly churros with hot chocolate. Walk in and ask for “Churros con chocolate”. The traditional Spanish pastries made of deep-fried dough come together with a cup of thick hot chocolate. There’s no better combination! One scoop of ice cream at Chocolate-Box will cost you 2,40 Euros and we can ensure you that the portion is very generous! A Belgian waffle with one ingredient will cost you 3,50 Euros and fill you up for some time.
Carrer de Jaume I, 3, 08002 Barcelona +34 937 06 22 18 Monday-Thursday, 8:00-0:15, Friday-Sunday, 8:00-0:30
This is a place to go for all donut lovers! You can bite into a big fresh donut for only 2,50 Euros. They come in different flavors and types. You can either enjoy a glazed classic or chocolate filled goodness. It’s completely up to you. You can also order a cup of coffee to go with. Moreover, the interior is very nice and cozy.
Carrer de Valldonzella, 36, 08001 Barcelona +34 933 48 88 17 Monday-Friday, 9:00-18:30, Saturday, 10-17:30
Sante Gelato is an ice cream shop and cafeteria with 100% handmade products. Pop in to get a scope or two of ice cream, a slushy, milkshake or delicious cakes. They also offer a variety of teas and coffees. They have a wide selection of many ice cream flavors throughout the whole day. In addition, the interior is beautifully decorated, and you can sit outside as well if the weather is nice. All of that for reasonable prices.
Carrer del Rosselló, 287, 08037 Barcelona +34 934 61 89 20 Monday-Friday, 12:00-21:30, Saturday-Sunday, 12:00-23:00
This place deserves extra attention mainly because it sells the famous cookie dough. Yes, you hear right! Cookona is the first place in Barcelona to sell those delicious doughs. You can scoop them like ice cream and top them with all different sorts of sprinkles or sauces. So delicious! Moreover, they offer a wide variety of fresh cookies of different flavors, colors and sizes. What is definitely worth mentioning as well are their moisty cookie cups, cheesecakes, brownies, and last but not least, customized cookie pizza that you can order upon a request. The staff is very friendly and helpful when you can’t decide what to order. In addition, the prices are low.
Carrer del Rosselló, 160, 08036 Barcelona +34 650 74 08 30 Monday-Sunday, 12:00-21:00