La Cholita La Cholita in Barcelona provides excellent mediterranean and Spanish fusion cuisine. The charming restaurant, with only seven tables, serves high quality dishes with local produce.The restaurant is located in the Sant Andreu district of Barcelona, just a short metro ride from the city centre. The menu has hearty and full flavoured dishes for loyal locals and adventurous tourists. These include fried anchovies and sobrasada cured sausage croquettes with rosemary, honey and caramelised onions. They also have eggplant with miso, cheese and orange icing and hummus served with dried tomato, rosemary caviar and pita bread. The specialty dishes are tuna sashimi and pork tataki. For something a little more extravagant try the grilled octopus with celery puree or grilled beef entrecôte. Desserts include carrot cake, apple pie and homemade ice-creams and sorbets. Head to La Cholita for local produce and fresh ingredients. This is an exceptional and charming restaurant.
Are you looking for an authentic Greek dining experience in Barcelona? Dionisos offers top quality Greek food at their 5 locations. Since 1993, when their first restaurant opened on Calle Urgell, the goal of the owners has been to satisfy their clients by providing fantastic dishes made with original Greek products. The food, the design of the restaurant, the music, the atmosphere and even the imported Greek wines will bring you on what feels like a vacation to the beautiful country of Greece. Dionisos restaurants in Barcelona : Carrer del Comte d’Urgell, 90 +34 934 51 54 17 Carrer d’Aribau, 50 +34 933 23 55 86 Avinguda Marquès de l’Argentera, 27 +34 932 68 24 72 Calle Arai, 3 +34 932 50 49 48 Carrer del Torrent de l’Olla, 144 +34 932 37 34 17 Average Price : 30€ Cuisine : Greek Dishes : dolmades, giouvetsi, moussaka, pastiche, soutsoukakia
Cup and Cake is a popular cafe run by a creative team with a passion for simple things and the best ingredients. It is a cupcake paradise! When visiting their beautifully designed cafes you will find high quality and pure honesty in their products. You can feel the passion and affection the staff have for their job and their care for the products made. When possible Cup and Cake uses organic and locally sourced ingredients. In addition, they use 100% organic coffee and valrhona chocolate, which is an old-fashioned and hand-dipped chocolate. They have four other cafes in Barcelona: – Brunch&Cake – Travel&Cake – Pilates&Cake – Brunchelona Area : Eixample Average Price : 4€ Cuisine : Cakes Dishes : cupcakes : red velvet, carrot, chocolate, oreo, tiramisu, granola, lemon, vanilla, brownie …
En Ville This Spanish restaurant is an architectural wonder because En Ville is part of a representative building: the “Casa de vecinos de Ramón Mumbrú”, which means House of the neighbours of Ramón Mumbrú. It’s located in the heart of the Old Town of Barcelona and designed and built by the Valencian architect Rafael Guastavino in 1877. The food is delicious and of very high quality with good wines for an average price. They have a very various menu with many different dishes like paella, duck, steak tartare, tuna tataki and so on. Area: El Raval Average Price: €30 Dishes: fish, meat, rice dishes, desserts Cuisine: Spanish If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Uma Restaurant Uma in Barcelona a unique restaurant that serves a mixture of international and mediterranean cuisine with a renowned creative twist. The mantra at Uma Restaurant is “cooking is not enough”. Uma is widely considered as one of the top ten restaurants to visit in Barcelona. With impeccable service and an exquisite menu the team will take you on a remarkable journey as you embark on an incredible dining experience. The restaurant prides itself on its intimate setting and personal flavours. The Head Chef, Iker Erauzkin, frequently invites guests into his kitchen creating a “in-home” dining experience. The dynamic à la carte menu made up of around 14 different courses that changes with seasonality and offers a flavoursome and fun cuisine. The chefs and waiters carefully explain how is dish is prepared and the tastes you should experience whilst enjoying the food. Each plate is beautifully presented as if it were a work of art. One of the dishes is even disguised with six edible items amongst other non edible rocks. Tucked away on a side street, this cash only restaurant, can also be hired for private events or large groups of friends. Dishes include grilled octopus, plankton and peas, lamb tagine and eggs with […]
Having a cold ice-cream in Barcelona is always a pleasure and Gelaaati! di Marco sells traditional and authentic Italian gelato, produced with the best ingredients. Select from among a wide range of quality and delicious flavours. Not only can you choose between lots of flavours, but they have a choice type of ice creams too! Gelato cream, natural fruit sorbets, low in sugar, lactose free, gluten free, yogurt espresso, slushies, patisseries, coffee and many more. They only use the best natural ingredients and do not make their products with preservatives or hydrogenated vegetable fats. You can be sure that there is only the taste of the ice cream itself! Photo Credit : eyecities.com
Less than 5 minutes from Barceloneta beach, Las Fritas is the perfect solution to choose when you are feeling peckish after a long day in the sun. The cafe offers takeaway french fries with a wide range of toppings, including chili con carne, bacon and roquefort cheese. They also have lots of different sauces, from traditional ketchup and mayonnaise, to yoghurt, garlicky aioli and brava sauce. Whether you´re in the mood for a small snack or a full-on meal, you are guaranteed satisfaction at Las Fritas. The menu offers 3 sizes with different prices, ranging from 2.50€ to 5.90€. Area : Barceloneta Average Price : 3,50€ Cuisine : French fries Dishes : french fries with different toppings
Little Italy is one of Barcelona’s most loved Italian restaurants which revolutionised the restaurant scene in 1991 when it was founded.
Shanti Shanti is an Indian restaurant in Barcelona with traditional Indian dishes. They have a wide menu with vegetarian and meat curries and tandooris, so it is good for everyone.They also provide a menu for groups. The restaurant is located in Calle Agustina Saragossa and is well located, the station L’Illa is next to the restaurant. The restaurant is ideal for quiet dinners or business lunches. You can be sure that the restaurant will give you everything you need to enjoy your meal. Area : Corts Average price : 20€ Cuisine : Indian Dishes : murg Malai tikka, chicken breast stuffed with minced lamb and marinated with green mint sauce and cilantro accompanied by basmati rice, prawn curry …
If you are looking for an authentic Indian restaurant with fantastic service and top quality food, we have just the place for you! At Surya Muntaner, you are guaranteed a real Indian experience. Located in the city centre of Barcelona, right next to Plaça Catalunya, the restaurant has a rich cuisine inspired by the Bombay lifestyle. The restaurant provides a relaxing and cozy atmosphere that will make you want to stay longer. However, you can also choose to take-out and eat their delicious dishes in the comfort of your own home. Area : Eixample Average price : 20€ Cuisine: Hindu Dishes : vedas potato, hummus with naan, prawn pakoras and calamari, Indian lentils ..
El Foro This is an Argentinian restaurant in the Born neighbourhood, in Barcelona. El Foro has the atmosphere of a bistro which makes this a very charming restaurant. They offer great Argentian dishes for a good quality-price ratio. El Foro serves an extensive menu, with meat imported from Argentina, Italian handmade pastries, Pizzas, Grilled cheeses (the famous provoletta), salads and homemade desserts At noon, from Tuesday to Friday, there is a menu of Mediterranean fused cuisine, consisting of an amuse, a starter, a main course, desserts and a drink. It also has four meat menus, Creole, Pampas, Patagonian and barbecue. The place also offers menus for groups, which will make their meals or group dinners more intimate and they have a private room, named The Forum Club, located below the restaurant, an intimate and welcoming space, available for private events, dinners, weddings, meals, communions … Area: El Born, La Ribera Average Price: 25 € Dishes: Different menus Cuisine: Mediterranean, Steakhouse, European, Spanish, Argentinean If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Between all the churrerías that Barcelona has to offer, it can become difficult to find a place serving a good, authentic version. Originally opened in 1968, Xurrería Manuel San Román is one of the best traditional churrerías in the city. The churros are sold by weight, and the serving size is large, so we recommend bringing a friend to share with. The churros at Xurrería Manuel San Román are served fresh from the fryer, and the oil used for frying is changed frequently to guarantee the best flavor possible. You can choose between the traditional churros served with hot chocolate or chocolate-covered churros.
Restaurante Mian In a sea of never ending tapas and paella a good authentic Chinese restaurant can be hard to find, but look no further, head to Restaurant Mian in Eixample. This modern restaurant has quality dim sum, soup, noodles, rice and desserts on offer so you can be certain to enjoy a delightful meal. The restaurant is in the heart of the city not far from the emblematic Passeig de Gràcia and Casa Batlló so there is lots to do close by. In keeping with traditional Chinese restaurants the food is served promptly and with generous portions. Appetisers include prawn toasts, spring rolls, Xiangsu battered ribs and aromatic soup. The restaurant’s specialty is the list of wok cooked dishes. Choose from pork, beef, chicken, vegetable, tofu, prawn, squid or duck. Standout dishes also include the duck congbao, grilled beef and chicken with spicy sauce. For dessert there is a choice of things such as mango panna cotta or green tea ice cream. Make sure you visit Restaurant Mian when you’re in Barcelona for high quality food in a fantastic location.
La Bella Napoli is an authentic Italian restaurant in Poble Sec, with delicious dishes made with fresh seasonal products. Their menu is divided into four major categories: antipasto, fresh pasta, risotto and pizza. The restaurant is especially well known for their pizza with truffles and their homemade tiramisu. The chef is a proud Italian who is keen on sticking to his roots, making this place like a little Italy in the heart of Barcelona. The quality of the food is consistently great and the staff will help you with whatever questions you may have about the menu. Service is fast and the prices affordable. Area: Poble Sec-Montjuic Average Price: 25€ Cuisine: Italian Dishes: wood-fire pizzas, antipasto, pasta
Peggy Sue’s is an authentic American-style diner in Barcelona. The restaurant has a 60s theme which creates an environment that perfectly matches its name. (The Francis Ford Coppola movie “Peggy Sue Got Married”.) There is even a jukebox to add to the atmosphere and make it feel like the 60s. The food is good quality and the ingredients are conservative and additive-free. The restaurant offers popular American classics, including hamburgers, steaks, french fries, salads, wraps, milkshakes, and baby-back ribs. The restaurant has three locations in Barcelona: Carrer Balmes, 24 +34 933 042 094 Travessera de Gràcia, 35 +34 934 142 520 Carrer de Benet Mateu, 57 +34 932 520 890 Area : Eixample. Average Price : 15€ Cuisine : American Dishes : BBQ chicken wings, peggy burger, angus burger, pink carrot cake
2254 Restaurant 2254 restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine. It has a friendly atmosphere, but they also have more romantic and discreet tables if you want to have a more intimate meal. The kitchen is in sight, allowing you to see the preparation of each dish and shows how devoted the chefs are to making good food. The staff are professional and can inform and guide customers on the menu including the processing, raw material composition and even history of the different dishes. This can also be explained by the presence of the chef who is also the owner of the restaurant. Area : Right Eixample Average Price : 40€ Dishes : oysters with oxtail juice and sheep’s milk panacotta, smoked sardines with guacamole and soya, rigatoni stuffed with brandade of cod and sausage, grilled octopus with green curry and beans gannet, steak tartare 2254 style Cuisine : Mediterranean
Griego Leo’s is an authentic Greek restaurant, where you can sample delicious dishes with rich Mediterranean flavors. It is perhaps the restaurant with the largest variety of Greek dishes in Barcelona. The menu has traditional choices like souvlaki, moussaka, falafel, gyro, spanakopita (spinach and feta cheese wrapped in layered filo pastry) and their very popular iman bayildi (eggplant stuffed with onion, garlic and oil). They also offer lamb and serve a variety of well-spiced spreads and sauces. Griego Leo´s serves high quality food at affordable prices with very friendly and fast service. The restaurant works with the delivery company Just Eat, which allows you the option to enjoy Greek delights in the comfort of your own home. Area : Sant Marti Average Price : 15€ Cuisine : Greek Dishes : moussaka, hummus, tzatziki, kebab, gyros, iman bayildi, greek yoghurt
Arola At his Hotel Arts restaurant, Arola showcases imaginative interpretations of traditional Mediterranean cuisine, served tapas style for informal sharing. Its location, Port Olímpic, is amazing with a breath-taking view across the sea of Barcelona. When the weather is good, you can enjoy an aperitif or meal on the restaurant’s stylish terrace with a lot of art on it. Every evening there are DJs playing music and in summer you can enjoy live music every Thursday. They serve top food on a high level, that’s why they got a Michelin star. You should definitely take a menu to try different of culinary dishes and the perfect adapted wines. Area: Barri Gótic Average Price: €55 Dishes: Seasonal menus and dishes Cuisine: International If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Sirvent Sirvent is an amazing restaurant, located in the Eixample neighbourhood, near the Sant Antoni Market. The interior of this charming restaurant is very unique with a large bar, an open view to the kitchen and a cosmopolitan environment. Sirvent is a multi-gastronomic space where they serve a daily variating menu that combines classics such as croquettes with modern options as Taboulé, all made with high-quality ingredients. Besides this, they also offer very delicious brunch dishes, perfect to take a break while discovering the magical Sant Antoni district. About drinks, you will be able to choose between a good selection of wines and cocktails and sodas of course. But their big speciality is ice cream and they offer definitely some of the best Horxata in Barcelona. Have a look to this video and find out more about a typical day in Sirvent! What’s more, they also offer workshops to try to cook the traditional catalan dishes and event catering to enjoy their food also on special celebrations. It’s is an ideal place to meet your friends and spend some time there while enjoying their amazing food. We recommend you to try one of their delicious waffles with ice cream on top. Area: Sant Antoni Average Price: 20 € Dishes: pancakes, waffles, horxata, eggs, […]
Can Culleretes is a traditional Catalan restaurant where little has changed since its original opening in 1786. It is a real trip back in time to Barcelona´s past! The restaurant is hidden on a narrow street in the Gothic Quarter, which you need to be attentive to find but once you do, it will be a treat. The dishes are authentic and some typical Catalan classics are escudella (a traditional soup), botifarra amb seques (pork sausage and beans), civet de pork senglar (stewed wild boar) or canelons d´espinacs amb brandada de bacalla (a spinach and cod cannelloni). They also offer grilled seafood, fried fish or steamed mussels and wines from all over Spain. Enjoy a meal in one of the oldest Catalan restaurant of the city! Area : Gotico Average Price : 25€ Cuisine : Catalan Dishes : escudella, sausage with beans, civet of wild boar, spinach cannelloni with codfish brandade, rovellons cake, pica-pica seafood, rack of lamb
Carlota Akaneya Carlota Akaneya is a unique restaurant in Barcelona specialising in Japanese Sumiyaki (Japanese BBQ) which will transport you to Japan for a night of authentic cuisine in a welcoming environment. Each table has its own built in barbecue which is inspired by a famous restaurant in Kyoto. The restaurant offers two set menus priced at €37 and €66 per head or dine a-la-carte. The decor is cosy and inviting with wooden panels and backlit screens in keeping with an authentic Japanese hibachi. It is famous for the outstanding quality of the meat, especially the kobe and wagu beef. Cooked on the homemade charcoal grill, called the shichirin, this type of cuisine is an important part of Japanese food culture. The meat is imported directly from Japan and the kobe beef grade A5 is famous for its marble texture and buttery flavour. Rarely served outside of Japan, Carlota Akaneya became Europe’s first restaurant to offer this grade of kobe. The €37 per head set menu is made up of eleven different courses including traditional miso soup, gyozas with chicken and vegetables, yakisoba noodles, lemon mousse and chocolate truffles. They also offer seafood and beef chuck flap, tri tip, rump or brisket available as part of the €37 set menu and some more […]
Oaxaca restaurant offers typical Mexican food so if you like spicy and exotic, this is the place for you. They have a range of 200 varieties of authentic organic Mexican mescal which is probably the widest selection available in Europe. For a bit of history, “Oaxaca” is the name of a state of Mexico, known for its indigenous cultures. The chef respects the traditional Mexican cuisine, which preserves age-old culinary techniques and processes for making sauces and dishes but also incorporating cutting-edge contemporary techniques. This restaurant is a good place to go with friends to try typical Mexican food! Photo Credit : anunciosclasificadoslatinos.com
Bisi Bisau Bisi Bisau is a modern restaurant located next to the plaza Bonanova in Barcelona. It offers cheap, healthy and original Mediterranean cuisine with several vegetarian dishes. A little further from the tourist area this restaurant has good food in a relaxed environment. The quality/price ratio is very good, you can easily eat for €11. The restaurant welcomes both small and larger groups. Reservations are recommended for large groups. Area : Sant Gervasi Average Price : 11€ Dishes : salad, nachos with guacamole, hummus, vegetarian hamburger Cuisine : Mediterranean Contact details for the company can be found below. If you want a more traditional restaurant have a look at our blog which has a list of suggestions.
Sindur Sindur is an Indian restaurant located in Eixample, near the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona. The restaurant offers food with a taste of the spices which represent the traditional Indian cuisine. The restaurant has a mixed cuisine of traditional and innovative dishes. The amazing rice, tandoori and curries dishes are not to be missed. The atmosphere is exotic, modern and elegant and the decoration is very elegant. We are sure you will like this little India in the heart of Barcelona. Area : Left Eixample Average Price : 27€ Dishes : panner pakora (fresh homemade cheese breaded in traditional Indian lentil flour), chicken tikka, mutton peshawari kebab (lamb marinated in yogurt , herbs and spices , roast in clay oven), chana masala (chickpeas with spicy tomato sauce and fresh cilantro) … Cuisine : Indian
Located in the Born area of Barcelona, the restaurant Tast-ller offers an amazing cuisine inspired from the Boqueria market. The restaurant has a big personality as it is more than 150 years old which will make you feel at home. And thanks to the big space, the restaurant can welcome lots of customers. All of the ingredients are from the market de la Boqueria. Steak tartare and homemade pasta dishes like duck cannelloni with mushrooms and truffle are the specialties. The restaurant is the perfect place to try an excellent cuisine whilst feeling at home. You can go either with family, friends or for a romantic dinner. Do not hesitate to make a reservation, you do not want to miss it !
Bar del Pla Bar del Pla is a tapas bar located in the district of Born-La Ribera in Barcelona. The menu has various tapas and seasonal small dishes including traditional tapas like ham and chicken croquettes but also fusion tapas like tex mex and sushi style tapas. They also have a large choice of wine from Spain and France. The atmosphere is friendly, the service is quick and the price is good. If you want to try tapas with a twist go to Bar del Pla. Area: Born-La Ribera Average Price: 30€ Cuisine: Tapas, Spanish Contact information for the company can be found below.
Xaloc The restaurant Xaloc is located in the Gothic Quarter, near the cathedral, in a street full of antique shops, art galleries and restaurants. It offers a Mediterranean cuisine, based on local dishes that combines simplicity, sensitivity, intensity and good taste. The restuarant specialises in tapas and all of their dishes are home made. The restaurant has two dining spaces, a private space for twelve and eight guests and a room downstairs that can accommodate thirty-five diners. This venue is decorated so that you will feel relaxed and cosy while eating a delicious meal. Area: Gothic Quarter Average price: €11-€20 Cusine: Mediterranean Dishes: Tapas and home made dishes Image credit : xalocrestaurant.com
Located in the Poble Sec neighborhood, Spice Café is a cafe and cake shop, where you will find what is perhaps one of the best carrot cakes in Barcelona. They have a wide array of delicious cakes, all baked fresh in-house. The portions are very generous, and the prices affordable. They also offer a variety of teas, ice teas, fresh drinks, infusions, bagels and quiches. The cafe itself has a relaxing atmosphere and friendly staff who will always welcome you with a smile. Almost every week Spice Café organizes events, such as language exchanges and book clubs. But the most special thing about this coffee shop is that they have 3 small private tables, and one large communal table to share with friends, family or strangers. Spice Café is the ideal place for cake lovers looking for an afternoon treat with a good cup of coffee! As soon as you enter, you will feel at home. Area : Montjuic Average Price : 3,50€ Cuisine : Cakes Dishes : home cooked cakes: carrot cake, Guiness & Baileys cake, bagels
Tapas 24 is an award-winning Spanish tapas restaurant founded by Carles Abellan, owner of Michelin-starred Comerç 24 and Bravo 24 in the W Hotel. The tapas restaurant also has a sister restaurant in Montreal, Canada. The kitchen pays tribute to classic tapas dishes, to the culture, products, traditional dishes and identity of Spain. Their menu includes a huge variety of tapas, including tasty croquettes, prepared in the correct way. Tapas 24 is easily accessible with public transportation, due to its proximity to the Passeig de Gracia metro station. Area: Eixample Dreta Average Price: 25€. Cuisine: Tapas Signature Dishes: fried eggs with sausage, Spanish omelette with beans and peppers, croquettes, McFoie burger, bikini sandwich with truffle
A Angelo Marcelo A Angelo Marcelo is a restaurant which perfectly combines traditional Italian and Catalan cuisine. The Italian dishes on the menu come from the owner’s grandmother’s traditional recipes. Every weekend the restaurant offeres a different traditional Catalan dish, as well as their a la carte menu, which is worth trying if you want to try something different. The staff care about the customers and can speak Spanish, English, Italian and French. Area : Right Eixample Average Price : 20€ Dishes : meat cannelloni, pasta stuffed with mushrooms and cheese, spinach and ricotta cannelloni, lasagna bolognese, escalopines chicken in white wine, peppers with sausage and mushrooms, beans with clams, pizza d’ Angelo Marcelo Cuisine : Catalan, Italian
Asador de Burgos Asador de Burgos is a charming restaurant, founded in 1984 and located in an old modernism style house, in the Eixample neighborhood, the heart of Barcelona. The restaurant maintains the essence of the traditional Spanish grill. Every day they roast lamb and piglets in their oven of wood, it is a very important part of this restaurant since the whole grill is cooked with this technique that gives their food a very special flavor.They offer gastronomic dishes, based on the simplicity and quality of its raw material. Their extensive menu offers all kinds of dishes; such as a wide variety of grilled meats like lamb and piglets but also a wide assortment of appetizers. What’s more: they also offer cocktails, perfect to order some first-class cocktails after-work or after a good meal. Area: Eixample Average Price: 30 € Dishes: grilled meat, appetizers, tapas Cuisine: Spanish If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Can Ros Can Ros opened its doors almost a hundred years ago as a winery but has now become one of the best seafood restaurants. It has kept the original interior style typical of fishermen.\ The restaurant serves traditional Catalan seafood as well as a selection of tapas, different types of fish including the special cod au gratin with aioli, paella, and many more delicious plates. The prices are reasonable considering the fresh products. It is located near the sea which is the perfect place to discover Barcelona´s beach. If you want typical food from Spain in an emblematic and charming environment this is the restaurant to choose. Area: La Barceloneta Average price: 35 € Dishes: Rice dishes, Shellfish, Tapas, Paella Cuisine: Catalan
Pans & Co. is a restaurant which was opened in 1991, with locations in many Spanish cities including over 20 in Barcelona. It specializes in sandwiches with a wide variety of ingredients including succulent chicken breast, bacon, Bretón sausage and roast beef. They also offer other dishes such as salads, patatas bravas, french fries, chicken nuggets and onion rings. Their breakfast selection includes fresh baked goods, such as croissants and donuts. The service is excellent and very fast and it is good value. It has a colorful atmosphere, which is good for friends or family. Area : Barrio Gotico Average Price : 8€ Cuisine : Sandwiches Dishes : sandwiches : chicken breast, bacon, tuna, salads, onion rings, nuggets, mozzarella fingers, cheesecake, brownie with cream …
Yashima Yashima was one of the first Japanese restaurants to be opened in the city of Barcelona. Divided into different eating areas, it owes it’s prestige to the high quality of the cuisine. There is a choice to eat where the chefs cook everything on two teppanyaki plates and a griddle in front of you. Maximum of 7 people. Or the main restaurant which has Tatami, traditional Japanese low tables. Area : Les Corts Average Price : 45€ Dishes : steamed sake, Japanese steak tartare, yakisoba, carpaccio scallop with miso sauce and plum, tempura prawns, Japanese fondue of vegetables and meat, grilled fish, combined sushi and sashimi, yakitori, tuna tartare. Speciality : Japanese.
Pau Claris 190 is a restaurant located in the Eixample area of Barcelona. It is located near the famous Passeig de Gracia. The restaurant was created by two families who were inspired by the love of food. With the pride of being able to focus on what the owners loved, the restaurant continues to select the best products of the season for the menu. The menu includes tapas and other dishes which can be chosen as single dishes. All of the food is made fresh with authentic flavors such as the cream of broccoli and pear soup, Iberian pork, grilled duck and more. The restaurant also has a good selection of wines. ” Dedication and quality is what you will find in our kitchen ” is the saying of the chef, Raphael Warda who comes to the table to explain the dishes. Do not hesitate to call to reserve a table.
Salerno Salero is an organic and Mediterranean fusion restaurant located in the El Born district of Barcelona, just a few minutes from the Picasso Museum. The location is good for tourists, as it is near lots of the famous sites. Built in 1996, the restaurant was a former salted fish warehouse and was was one of the first restaurants to be established in this upcoming area of the city. The restaurant’s main aim is to provide good quality, well-prepared food at a reasonable price. You should take a look at their trendy interior with white tones and low lighting. It is mixture of old and new, what is making this place very cozy and chilled. If you are looking for a good food with reasonable price in the heart of the Barcelona, you should reserve a table in Salero. You can go out on a date and enjoy the Mediterranean cuisine or have a business lunch here. Salerno serves healthy and delicious food, using season fruits and vegetables and non-GMO cereals. Because the concept of Salero is «we are what we eat». Try there ecologic beef burger seasoned with rosemary and brie or tasty teriyaki chicken with almonds. One of the reasons why you could be sure about the freshness of […]
Barcelona Cakes is a cake shop specializing in elegant desserts for all occasions. They make customized artisanal cakes, including wedding cakes and birthday cakes for children and adults. They also offer classic cakes, tarts, cupcakes and artisanal cookies. The shop is known as one of the best cake makers in the city. Their products are always original and innovative and in line with the needs of the customer. They accept orders by email, or by phone. The shop is located at Passatge de Lluís Pellicer 15, next to the Hospital Clinic metro station. Area : Eixample Average Price : 15€
Melo-Jiā is a traditional Chinese restaurant with high quality, home-made dishes which gives an experience of the sensations of authentic Chinese traditions. Chinese cuisine is related to the Ying and Yang and involves a wide range of cooking techniques which try to find the perfect harmony and balance when combining spices to marinate their ingredients. For Chinese food lovers, this is the place to be. The staff are always pleased to advise you on choices. The restaurant accepts reservations for groups. If you want to enjoy the food in the comfort of your home they offer a take away service. Area : Right Eixample Average Price : 18€ Cuisine : Chinese Dishes : rice, noodles, pork, fish, vegetables, dim sum
La Polpa La Polpa is part of the Andilana hotel and restaurant management, which has 13 other restaurants in Barcelona. The chic and refined restaurant serves delicious food from Mediterranean and Catalan cooking. The menu has a range of dishes to choose from, which are made with fresh products that are delivered daily from local suppliers. Whether a couple or group, family or friends, the restaurant welcomes all to come and enjoy a tasty dinner in a quiet and well decorated atmosphere. If you are visiting Barcelona and are looking for something traditional this restaurant is a good choice. Contact information can be found below.
Caelum This is a cute little coffee bar with fresh baked pastries. Situated in one of the authentic streets in the Barri Gótic neighbourhood. Highly recommended if you fancy a sweet dessert after some tapa’s or just as a snack while drinking a coffee. They have a lot of different pastries, like grapefruit cakes, chocolate truffles, donuts and cupcakes. It’s a paradise for the real sweet food lovers. Some of their sweets have been made in monasteries and convents all over Spain. If you go there, you should definitely check their basement ass well, in the past it was part of the Jewish baths. Best place to get to know some of the historical Spanish baked goods! Area: Barri Gótic Average Price: €10-25 Dishes: Pastries Cuisine: Breakfast and brunch If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Bubó is a cake shop in Barcelona, offering cakes of different flavors. They make centerpiece cakes, bonbons, individual cakes, macarons, petit fours, plum cakes and many other classic tortes and tarts. The shop is run by the prestigious pastry chef Carles Mampel, who one the Champion Pastry Chef award at the 2000 Euro Americas. In 2008, Bubó was officially acknowledged by Relais Dessert, an organization that recognizes the world´s best pastry shops. The shop sells various products for coffee-breaks, parties, weddings and banquets, etc. They also have a bar and take away service. Bubó has four locations in Barcelona: – Born: Caputxes, 10 +34 932 687 224 – Bar: Caputxes, 6 +34 933 105 773 – Pedralbes Centre: Av. Diagonal, 609-615 +34 934 103 659 – Bulevard Rosa : Passeig de Gràcia, 55 +34 931 592 813
Casa Dario Casa Dario is an authentic restaurant, situated in the Eixample neighbourhood. It started like a common place for workers and has developed to be very high class. Their menu is very complete, good fish, excellent seafood and wonderful meats. It was founded by a couple from the north of Spain, from Galicia and with a family of restaurateurs. They are about to celebrate their 50th birthday because the restaurant started in December 1968. Back then it was just an economic tavern serving Galician tapas and meals for students and workers based in Barcelona city centre. Their dishes are created with the best selection of raw materials coming from Galicia, which are very exclusive products. That’s why they became one of the greatest seafood restaurants in the city. This classic restaurant is definitely Barcelona’s best kept secret! Area: Eixample Average Price: 45 Euros Dishes: Salads, seafood, meat, rice plates Cuisine: Galician cuisine If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Veritas is the leading organic supermarket chain in Spain. With an extremely wide range of products, you are guaranteed to find everything you are looking for in their store. They have fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, organic drinks, products for your home, and much more! The store also has its own bakery, which produces delicious cakes and bread, all made with organic and quality ingredients. At Veritas you will find all of your favorite organic products all in one place. The store has made organic products available to everyone by offering them at affordable prices. The group has around 30 locations in Catalunya, 18 of which are in the city of Barcelona. You won´t have any problem finding a store!
Strata is a lovely bakery and cafe with delicious artisanal cakes. The concept of the cafe is to cook with 100% natural products, without preservatives or additives. It is run by a family who mix Spanish and Argentinian flavors into their baked treats. They are always on the look-out for exciting new recipes with unique ingredients and they rotate their products frequently to keep things interesting for customers. Cakes can also be customised to customer’s desires. Visit Strata Bakery with your family, with colleagues after work, or with friends just to have a good time. It is a very quiet and sweet little café, where you are guaranteed to feel right at home.
Bembì is one of the best authentic Indian restaurants in Barcelona, located in Eixample. Its Mumbaian name reflects the culture of its cuisine: you will be transported to India for the duration of your meal. The atmosphere is very relaxed and perfect for families, friends and couples. The restaurant has traditional Indian dishes with a modern gourmet twist. They offer a tasting menu for newcomers to Indian cuisine and for those who would like to try smaller portions of different dishes. There are also several group menus available for those who want to share several dishes. They offer a take away option with a 15% discount on the food if you would prefer to eat at home. Area : Eixample Right Average Price : 35€ Cuisine : Indian Dishes : tandoori tasting meat, kohe roganjosh (lamb stew), ka dum biryani
The Tatami Room, located in the Poble Sec neighborhood of Barcelona, is an authentic Japanese restaurant serving delicious Japanese food. At this restaurant, customers must obey the Japanese traditions of taking off their shoes and eating at low tables on tatami mats. The kitchen is specialized in a wide range of high-quality sushi, maki and sashimi, along with yakisoba noodles and wakame salads. The interior features a soothing zen design that is sure to put you at ease while enjoying all of the beautiful food they offer. This restaurant is for everyone: groups of friends, families, colleagues. Book a table before you arrive, to be sure to have a seat! Area : Poble Sec-Montjuic Average Price : 25€ Cuisine : Japanese Dishes : wakame salad, gyozas, yakisoba noodles, sushi, maki, uramakis, gunkan, sashimi
Pomarada Choosing the right restaurant in Barcelona can be hard because of the wide selection on offer. But if you like Mediterranean food, pizza or specialities from Asturias, Pomarada is the restaurant to choose. The restaurant is located on Passeig de Gracia which is one of the most beautiful areas of Barcelona and near lots of the tourist areas. They offer a permanent reception service and lounges where you can eat in comfort and quiet. The cooking is refined and made with the best products. It is open for non-stop cooking from 1PM to 1AM, so relax in the lounges and enjoy your dinner!
Eyescream and Friends Eyescream and Friends is an ice cream parlour that prioritises originality in its products and fun in its customer service. For many customers it is not only an ice cream shop, but also an attraction, because all of their ice creams are unique creations presented in a different way. If you have a passion for ice cream, you won’t be disappointed, whether you visit with family, friends, or alone. Discover the dynamic personalities of their products including Bob Mango, Miss Fancy, Wild Willy and other delicious flavours! All Eyescream and Friends products are gluten-free and the shop even offers allergen-free vegan lollipops without GMO or gluten. Rediscover the sweet flavours of your childhood and fall in love with their silky smooth scoops of heavenly ice cream right by the beach!
Balmes 103 Balmes 103 is a Mediterranean restaurant located in the Hotel Barcelona Center. The restaurant has a cafe and different dining rooms which are ideal for all types of celebrations. The menu has lots of different dishes to choose from including seafood, Iberian pork and lobster or simple pasta options. There is something for everyone. The fish selection is large and excellent quality. The prices are competitive considering the quality of the food served. Area: Eixample Esquerre Average Price: 40€ Dishes: lobster, Iberian pork, duck cannelloni with chanterelles and truffle Cuisine: Mediterranean Contact information for the restaurant can be found below.
Bar Casi Bar Casi is a restaurant that has an authentic Catalan cuisine, located in the district of Gràcia in the north of the city centre. It is a popular restaurant that attracts locals as well as tourists. The attentive staff proudly take customers on a culinary journey and amusingly even display a sign that says “We speak poor English, but we cook very well.” Starter options include mussels, gazpacho, vegetarian omlette, chickpea salad and a local speciality “Trinxat” (pork, potatoes and cabbage). The majority of the main dishes are grilled, like tuna, hake, salmon cod, pork and beef entrecote. The specialties are pork and beef ribs, baked chicken “Pollo al Horno”, and beef “Fricando”. At an incredible €10.90 for three courses including a dessert, bread and a drink this affordable restaurant is a great place to go for something to eat and it’s not far from Park Güell either.
Restaurant Casa Isabel Restaurant Casa Isabel is a family run restaurant in Poble Nou, part of the Sant Martí district. The restaurant serves high quality Mediterranean cuisine in intimate and minimalistic surroundings. Conveniently located only a short walk from the beach, the diverse menu has only the very best natural and fresh ingredients. With seasonal and local produce there’s plenty to choose from. The restaurant prides itself on the careful presentation of its food, the personalised service and the comfortable homely environment. There’s a mix of classic and more creative dishes available. Starters include Iberian ham, Catalan fuet thin spicy sausage, Cantabrian anchovies, croquettes, Russian salad, fresh squid and cold rock mussels. More inventive dishes include a cod and lobster salad with dried fruit sauce, eggs stuffed with fresh prawns and tuna, aubergine tempura and a potato mousseline with fried egg farmer and spring white truffle. If you’ve still got room for dessert try the fantastic figs and strawberries with chocolate. When you’re in Barcelona make sure you visit Restaurant Casa Isabel for lovely food served by a dedicated and passionate team.
Rangoli Rangoli is an Indian restaurant which is the successor of Bembi. They provide the same Indian food concept where customers can try new and unique dishes with traditional Indian flavours and spices. The decoration is very attractive and have been chosen from India. As well as the restaurant, there is also a bar where you can enjoy a drink. The restaurant has a terrace to enjoy a meal with family or friends with views of the city. Big groups are welcomed but a reservation will need to be made in advance. Area : Barceloneta Average Price : 27€ Dishes : tandoori chicken tikka, scallops, chicken tikka masala, spinach and cottage cheese, naan … Cuisine : Indian
4 Latas 4 Latas is a tapas restaurant in Barcelona. It is casual with a relaxed atmosphere, making it the ideal place for a quick lunch. The menu is very large, so there is something for every taste. It includes a selection of sausages, cheese, mini toasts with different toppings, hot dishes and desserts. The food is good quality and a reasonable price. Area : Left Eixample Average Price : 20€ Cuisine : Tapas Dishes : smoked salmon with truffled yoghurt cream and honey, salted tuna, a tomato layer with tabasco and chives, tuna with diced tomato and chilli, sardines with diced tomato citric vinaigrette and chives, anchovy, clams ….
Comaxurros is a modern churros shop located in Sant-Gervasi, known for its innovative take on the traditional fried dessert. The talented pastry chefs reinvent tradition by serving both the classic version of this Spanish speciality, as well as new flavors influenced by other Spanish dishes, like a churro filled with cheese cream and sobrasada (a spicy and creamy Mallorcan sausage), and another with Iberian ham. The shop also offers a variety of sweet churros, such as the Xurrasco, made with pistachio cream and raspberry jam, and the traditional churros served with homemade chocolate dipping sauce and crystallized sugar. Contact information for the shop can be found below.
Brasserie Flo This Parisian brasserie has a stunning decor in the style of art nouveau coming from the eighteenth century. This elements makes Brasserie Flo an historical and magical restaurant where you can enjoy eating in a very antique atmosphere. It’s originated in 1968, so it almost has 50 years of history now and is located in the historical El Born neighbourhood. It presents a gastronomic offer that fits perfectly into the so-called market cuisine. They have a first-rate cuisine with well prepared and classic dishes, perfect for good food lovers. Area: El Born Average Price: €30.00 (average à la carte price based on a two-course meal excluding drinks) Dishes: Fish, seafood, soups Cuisine: French, European, Spanish, International If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
El Racó de l’Agüir El Racó de l’Agüir is a family run restaurant. The parents founded the restaurant and now their children have taken over the kitchen.The mixture of generations is what makes this place special as the dishes are constantly improved by the next generation. The speciality of this restaurant is their rice. They cook it in every way possible, you would be surprised what can be done with a simple ingredient! Lunch or dinner, step by this place to enjoy traditional Catalan food prepared in a unique way. Barcelona is full of treasures and this restaurant is one of them. Contact information for the restaurant can be found below.
Makamaka, located just a few metres from Barceloneta beach front was founded in 2012 by two friends who were flatmates in Amsterdam.
Mercadona is one of the most popular supermarket chains in Spain. It has a wide range of own brand products and is known for a good quality to price ratio. The supermarkets are clean, the checkout process is fast and the cashiers are helpful. There are 20 Mercadona locations in Barcelona, found at the following 5 addresses: Carrer d’Aribau, 240 +34 932 09 01 36 Plaza Cultures, 5 +34 933 85 88 06 Carrer de la Indústria, 129 +34 938 82 34 18 Carrer de Calàbria, 129 +34 934 23 17 09 Calle Sant Gervasi de Cassoles, 103 +34 934 34 45 14 Mercadona also provides the option to shop online. Contact details for the company can be found below.
1902 Café Modernista 1902 Café Modernista is a restaurant with an authentic Catalan cuisine, in the heart of Barcelona. The restaurant mixes Catalan styles of cooking with international ones to create new flavours and a real “Café Modernista touch “. It focuses on simple cooking and remaining loyal to its Catalan beginnings. The menu has a range of dishes and all of the products that are used are taken from traditional Catalan cooking. The restaurant is open all day for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner or just for appetizers. Located in the Eixample area near the Modernista Sant Pau, 1902 Cafè Modernista is the place for authentic Catalan culture, modernism, and food. Area : Right Eixample Average Price : 30€ Dishes : tuna tartare with tomato confit, scrambled eggs with sausage, beef entrecôte with candied shallots, grilled pork cheek with ratafia sauce, bread with oil and chocolate, fruit salad with coconut ice cream Cuisine : Catalan If you want other suggestions for traditional restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog which has a list of the best Latin American restaurants.
El Xampanyet El Xampanyet is a typical Spanish tapasbar, situated in the Born district. It’s one of the best-known bars in Barcelona. This tapasbar is esthablished in 1929 by a mythical family. At this moment it is already run by the 3rd generation. The names comes from the bubbly white wine “El Xampanyet”, which they serve as a typical bar drink. At this place, there is a familial atmosphere that is always full of numerous tourists. The decoration remained almost the same since the beginning with old signs, tiles and elements of a cellar, which creates a very authentic environment. They serve a great variety of tapas with high-quality, such as anchovies, salted cheeses, Iberian sausages and a varied offer of preservers. It’s not really a place to have dinner but El Xampanyet is perfect for a very nice aperitif with some bites! Area: El Born Average Price: 25 € Dishes: Xampanyet, sparkling white wine, cantabrian anchovies, tapas, cheeses, ham, preserves. Cuisine: Catalan, Tapas, Spanish If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Café Schilling is located in the centre of Barcelona, near the Ramblas which is a dynamic area and popular with people from all over the world. What makes this restaurant special is that people who come there are from various cultures, countries, they speak different languages and they don’t dress the same way. This variety proves how welcoming this place is, to everyone! The menu, like the customers, is multicultural. They have breakfast and lunch dishes from British style to Mexican fajitas, nachos, hamburgers, sausages and products from all over. Enjoy a diverse and cosmopolitan cuisine in the centre of the great city of Barcelona. Photo Credit : barcelona.com
7 Portes 7 portes is a restaurant that was founded in 1836 and its development is part of Catalan history. The menu offers traditional specialties, innovative creations and seasonal dishes which is accompanied by a range of wines that fit perfectly with the different dishes. In the evening the restaurant has shows with live piano music and sometimes organise theme nights. It is located in El Born which is one of the oldest areas of Barcelona and worth visiting, as it is important to the city’s history. Area : Born – Barceloneta Average Price : 40€ Dishes : paella, black rice, operetta … Cuisine : Catalan If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Marmalade is a sophisticated restaurant and bar located in the trendy area of El Raval. It is the older sister to popular brunch restaurant ‘Milk’.
El Pacifico El Pacifico is a cosy beach side restaurant, located in Barceloneta. Here you can enjoy the typical Catalan and Spanish food accompanied with a generous glass of good wine or a delicious cocktail. The atmosphere at this wonderful restaurant is beachy, with an outside terrace directed at the beautiful Mediterranean Sea. They serve a mix of traditional dishes from Spain and Catalonia like tapas but also paella. Those dishes are orgininating from the early stage of Barcelona and are made with seasonal ingredients, coming from local suppliers. Area: Barceloneta Average Price: 22 € Dishes: Clams, squids, steamed mussels. tuna tartare, seafood, black rice with seafood, paella, loin of cod, tenderloin Cuisine: Catalan, Spanish, Mediterranean If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Tickets is a gastronomic restaurant and bar that offers a culinary experience in a very nice atmosphere. It is located in the Raval district near Plaza de Espanya or Poble Sec metro station. Tickets The restaurant has an innovative menu that includes original and new dishes such as razor clams and avocado cannelloni with crab sauce. The product quality is very good and each dish is a work of art. The service is excellent and the staff will help you if you have any questions about the menu. Reserve a table on their website. Area: El Raval Average Price: 40€ Dishes: razor clam and avocado cannelloni with crab sauce, octopus, lobster Cuisine: mediterranean, Spanish
Ca L’Isidre Ca l’Isidre is a locally owned restaurant located in El Raval, which is near many tourist sites. The restaurant offers traditional Mediterranean food with contemporary touches. They have a range of good food on their menu, including starters, fish, seafood, meat and desserts. The restaurant is open for lunch from Monday to Friday. Area : El Raval Average Price : 60€ Dishes: traditional veal and pork canneloni, morel mushrooms with duck liver cream, grilled “king – sea cucumber”, grilled prawns with sea salt, lamb brains in black butter, eggs with chocolate fondant and sabayon with rum Cuisine : Mediterranean
Tapa Tapa is a bar and restaurant that offers a wide range of tapas, including classics such as patatas bravas, Iberian ham croquettes and prawns but also tapas inspired by more modern styles of cooking. The menu has over 50 different tapas, all presented in a beautiful and original way. No matter what your taste preference, you are guaranteed to find something that will make your mouth water! Tapa Tapa on Passeig de Gracia was the first location to open. There are now three, located at the following addresses: Passeig de Gràcia, 44, +34 93 488 33 69 Moll d’Espanya, 5, +34 93 225 86 97 Centro Arenas Plaza de España, +34 93 292 46 44 .. Area : Eixample Right Average Price : 18€ Cuisine : Tapas Dishes : charcuterie, croquettes, prawns Beverages : Great selection of beers.
Restaurant Agut Founded in 1924, the Restaurant Agut offers specialties from traditional Catalan cuisine. Located in the centre of Barcelona, near the Rambla in the Gothic Quarter, it is a friendly and cosy place where you can enjoy your dinner in quiet. Family or friends, tourist or local, there is a dish for everyone. Enjoy one of their specialities such as fried squid with black rice and porcini oil or mashed potatoes and cabbage with bacon. They also have a good choice of meat and seafood. Come and discover this local restaurant whilst in Barcelona, it won´t disappoint!
Grup El Glop El Glop is a culinary and gastronomic restaurant chain with 4 different locations, two of them situated in the Gracia neighborhood, one at La Rambla and one close to Plaza Catalunya. They serve typical Catalan dishes with a fusion of different ingredients but also some international dishes. Every restaurant of El Glop has a very nice atmosphere and delicious dishes for an affordable price. The food is simple but culinary, economic, pleasant and tasty. And beside a restaurant, it also has a market where you can buy toasts, sausages, cheeses, snails, grilled meats, rice, fish, and seasonal dishes. Area: Barri Gótic, Gracia Average Price: 25 € Dishes: salads, toasts, meat, fish, paella, different plates Cuisine: Catalan, International If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
La Camarga This cosy and classy restaurant called La Camarga is located in Barcelona’s Eixample. There is a comfortable and peaceful atmosphere with friendly staff. Here you can expect the Mediterranean kitchen with high-quality food for reasonable prices. The restaurant is always a safe bet, whether it’s for a family celebration or a business meeting. They can also offer you private rooms of various capacities, from 2 to 30 people. Area: Eixample Average Price: 30 € Dishes: Shrimps carpaccio, crunchy pig’s trotters, scallop, parellada rice, rice with rabbit, squids stuffed with monkfish, slow-roast lamb, mini deer burger, … Cuisine: Mediterranean If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Osmosis Osmosis is an elegant and intimate restaurant situated in the heart of the Eixample district. They serve very varied and well-prepared dished with surprising combinations, based on local ingredients The interior is cosy and is almost a minimalist space 2 floors, downstairs there are only 6 tables and 11 upstairs. Osmosis is ideal for the wine lovers because here you can enjoy lunch or dinner in a cellar-like ambience, surrounded by high-quality wines from all over the world and different cooking books of varying vintages. They also offer wine tastings and workshops, which is a very nice activity to do during your stay in Barcelona. Area: Eixample Average Price: 45 Euros Dishes: Tasting menu which changes every week. Cuisine: Mediterranean, European, Spanish If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Babilonia Babilonia is a Mediterranean restaurant located in the Avinguda de Gaudí, next to the famous Sagrada Familia and is near the metro station of the same name. The restaurant provides a journey through lands that make up the Mediterranean basin, from the Spanish coast to Turkey, passing through Italy, Greece, and North Africa. The menu is composed of dishes like tapas, paella, Italian cheese and ham, and pizza. It also offers a group menu. The restaurant has a large room for around 40 persons, a private room and a large and beautiful terrace. Area: Eixample Average price: 20€ Cuisine : Mediterranean Dishes: tapas, paella, pizza, pasta, lobster, grilled meat, lasagna…
Apat The Eixample area in Barcelona is a great place to eat because it has lots of restaurants to choose from but this makes it difficult to choose the right place from the selection. If you don’t know where to go but want something traditional, try Apat. This Catalan restaurant offers Mediterranean meals with Italian inspiration. It selects the best seasonal products and serves tasty food with a contemporary style. The modern and well decorated inside will make sure you have a pleasant experience. Apat! is away from the busy city centre so it is good if you are looking for something a little quieter. The service is also excellent, so go and enjoy your dinner with family, friends or even by yourself. Contact information for the restaurant can be found below. photo credit: eltenedor.com
Bar Ángel Bar Ángel is a tapas bar which uses seasonal and well selected fresh market products. The menu has a wide variety of tapas, small plates and dishes including tortilla, zucchini carpaccio with goats cheese, Iberian pork burger, chickpeas with potatoes morcilla and other traditional Catalan tapas. The bar is small but intimate with a friendly atmosphere. It is located near the Estació de França bus station in the centre of the city. Reservations can be made by telephone. Area: Born-La Ribera Average Price: 30€ Dishes: hamburgers, tortilla, zucchini carpaccio Cuisine: Spanish, Catalan, Tapas Contact information for the bar can be found below.
9 Granados 9 Granados is a tapas restaurant which combines typical Mediterranean cuisine with other culinary traditions. The restaurant was developed from the idea of mixing a typical tapas bar with larger dishes. It has both original and inventive dishes. The atmosphere is very friendly and informal which will give you the time to relax and enjoy your meal with family or your friends. Area : Left Eixample Average Price : 20€ Dishes : roasted foie cannelloni with bechamel and mushrooms and red pepper jam, tartare of beef with parmesan cheese and tortilla chips, T-bone steak, grilled octopus with parmentier potatoes and paprika oil Cuisine : Mediterranean
Monster Sushi is a Japanese restaurant and sushi bar specializing in Asian fusion cuisine, Japanese food and some of the best sushi in Barcelona. The restaurant has three dining areas: a shiny, beautifully lit dining room, a top-floor lounge which is romantic and cozy and a sunny terrace, perfect for enjoying the wonderful Mediterranean climate. This restaurant is a fantastic choice either for family reunions or intimate date-nights. Monster Sushi offers a wide variety of dishes, including warm appetizers, uramaki, tempura rolls, maki, nigiri, sashimi and even some gluten-free dishes. The restaurant is easily accessible, as it is very close to the L7 metro station Gracia. Or, if you prefer to enjoy their tasty dishes in the comfort of your own home they also have a take-away service. Neighborhood: Gracia. Average Price: 30€. Cuisine: Japanese Dishes: uramaki, tempura rolls, maki, nigiri, carrot cake
Dunne’s Irish Bar Dunne’s Irish Bar and Restaurant has all of the charm of Ireland. The wooden bars and floor are a pleasing to the eye and there are lots of details on the walls that make the interior enjoyable. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful and offer traditional Irish food and drinks with a warm welcome to the customers. There is also an outdoor terrace area where you can enjoy a drink outside. They also show the major sporting events like football, rugby, formula one and more. Area : Barrio Gotico Average Price : 20€ Dishes : scrambled eggs with toast, chicken cesar salad, shepherd’s pie, Irish sausages and mashed potatoes, steak Cuisine : Irish
Tablao Cordobes What better place than Barcelona to enjoy a Flamenco show? Cordobes is Flamenco bar and restaurant, located on Las Ramblas in the centre of the city. Since 1970, the restaurant has had distinguished artists show their customers the best of Flamenco during the evening. Have a typical Mediterranean dinner, prepared with first quality local products, while watching a great Flamenco show. Both visitors or locals will appreciate this place for its authenticity. The restaurant also runs Flamenco lessons which are open to anyone. If you want to learn this emblematic dance of Spain, try a class now. Contact information for the restaurant can be found below.
Tomasso – New York Pizza is a restaurant located in the Eixample neighborhood which specializes in classic, New York style and white (without tomato sauce) pizzas. For pizza lovers, this is THE place to be in Barcelona. From their huge selection of toppings, you will definitely find something to match your taste. The portions are very generous so you will never leave hungry and the prices are also very reasonable, considering the quality. All of the pizzas are fresh and homemade, and the owners are very kind and welcoming. If you would like to share a pizza with someone who does not have your pizza preferences, the solution is very simple: order a half/half pizza. If you want a pizza try Tomasso – New York Pizza tonight! Area : Eixample Average Price : 15€ Speciality : Italian Dishes : margarita, 4 cheese, vegetarian, speciality of the house …
Wok & Bol Wok & Bol is a restaurant born from the union of Chinese and Catalan kitchen. For 20 years it has offered new and interesting food in Barcelona. The decoration is modern and the staff will be very pleased to welcome and advise you on what to choose from the varied menu. Eating at Wok & Bol is guaranteed to be a good culinary experience. Why not try something new and different. Area : Right Eixample Average Price : 23€ Dishes : miso soup, tofu soup, salmon salad, tofu salad, chicken curry with nuts, meat shao-mai, steamed fish of the day Cuisine : Chinese, Catalan
Looking for some flaky, buttery croissants for breakfast? Or maybe a sip of French wine? Cafe Emma, located in the elegant Eixample neighborhood of Barcelona, is a restaurant inspired by the classic Parisian bistro and fine French cuisine. The restaurant welcomes you with a warm and inviting design which is divided into three parts: the terrace, the bar and the dining room. It also features an oyster bar and a small bakery. The breakfast menu includes sandwiches and pastries, while the a la carte menu has classic French dishes, such as duck rilletes, liver terrine, Niçoise salad and duck confit, as well as international dishes like steak and burger. Their $17 lunch menu includes an appetizer, grilled Iberian pork or duck, a cocotte snack and dessert, and is very reasonable in price, considering the quality. Their wine collection is also superb, with labels from all over France.
22 [email protected] 22 [email protected] is a restaurant located in Poblenou with a selection of different menus to choose from. The menu is based on Mediterranean-style dishes and is always made with fresh products, at a very affordable price. They also have a long wine menu to accompany the food. The restaurant has the capacity to accommodate large groups of diners as well as smaller ones in the semi-private rooms which have stylish decoration and are located on two floors. Area : Poblenou Average Price : 36€ Dishes : rice with lobster, oysters and live clams, risotto with mushrooms and Idiazabal cheese Cuisine : Mediterranean
Addis Abeba Addis Abeba is an Ethiopian restaurant located in the Sants-Montjuïc district of Barcelona. Named after the country’s capital, the restaurants serve a good selection of dishes packed with flavour. Conveniently located within walking distance of Sants metro station, the authentic decor will transport you to East Africa as well as the perfectly seasoned dishes which you are encouraged to eat with your hands. Don’t worry they have cutlery as well! The low tables, traditional African tools and vibrant pictures create the perfect setting. The menu has colourful dishes with interesting textures and aromas, offering a combination of marinated meat and vegetable dishes served on injera bread, native to the Horn of Africa. There are four different combination plates so you can sample the different flavours. Chicken, veal, lentils, pumpkin, cabbage, broccoli and chickpeas are available as part of the various options. Larger dishes include raditional dorowot, meser kek and segawot. Dorowot is an aromatic stewed chicken, segawot is braised beef dish with onion and tomato and meser kek is a sautéed chickpea dish with leeks and crushed ginger. For dessert they offer tropical fruit bowls or delectable carrot cake. Visit this restaurant when you’re in Barcelona for a unique and exciting meal.
Via dei Mille Via dei Mille is a delicious Italian restaurant that is located in the Eixample neighbourhood, the heart of Barcelona. It has a charming interior with a typical Italian atmosphere. There is also a basement with tables and lounge sofas, which is perfect for a group. This Italian restaurant serves authentic pizzas made in a traditional wood oven and other Italian specialities such as antipasti, pasta, carpaccio and salads. They have a very extensive wine menu, perfect for the real fine wine tasters. If you are too lazy to cook at home but also too lazy to get dressed up for a restaurant, it is possible to take-away too. What’s more, for the people that have a gluten allergy, they offer a gluten free menu. So, if you are done with all the typical Spanish dishes, try this authentic Italian restaurant! Area: Eixample Average Price: 30 € Dishes: salads, pasta, pizza, risotto, carpaccio, lasagne, gnocchi Cuisine: Italian If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Out of China is a modern Chinese restaurant whose cooking shows deep respect for the traditions of Oriental cuisine. The restaurant first opened in 2002 in the heart of Barcelona’s Eixample district. The ambiance is very unique, as it is influenced by the cosmopolitan Shanghai of the 1940s. The waiters wear traditional costume and Oriental motifs decorate the walls. Out of China has a capacity of 120 people, while also offering an intimate and very special environment for diners. The kitchen specializes in traditional Chinese food, with several vegetarian and gluten-free options to choose from. They are known for their grilled and steamed dim sum. This restaurant is the perfect place for friends or family. Area : Left Eixample Average Price : 25€ Cuisine : Chinese Dishes : steamed, grilled or fried dim sum, duck ravioli with grilled foie, roast duck, sweet potato noodles with spicy kimchi, egg with Shanghai style tomato, beef with spicy guilin sauce, quails with spicy caramelized soy
El Casal El Casal is a family run restaurant in the heart of Barcelona that offers breakfast and lunch dishes with locally sourced ingredients. Located in El Born in the centre of Barcelona, El Casal is the perfect place to sit outside and indulge in Catalan cuisine. Within walking distance of the Plaça de Sant Maria and Santa Maria del Mar Basilica, it serves both fusion and original dishes in keeping with the owner’s own culinary experiences. There is a selection of breakfast options including pastries, eggs and a wide range of Catalan “Xapata” sandwiches. With 22 different choices if you fancy an early or mid-morning sandwich then you won’t be disappointed. From 08.00 you can even dive into the ten plate tapas menu with options like manchego toast or chorizo. El Casal has a daily menu with three courses for €11.25 which is published on Facebook each morning. Starters include options such as fish gratin, beef tataki and shredded beef with fresh spinach, mint and coriander and main dishes such as chicken and carrot couscous and roasted pork cheek. Dessert is included as part of the daily menu and include options like banana and chocolate cake, apple tart, chocolate brownie and caramelised apple cake. Make sure you visit El Casal when you’re […]
Local Food Experience Local Food Experience is a company that gives you the opportunity to cook the typical Spanish and Catalan kitchen. This is a great experience to dive into the Spanish kitchen and prepare one of their delicious dishes by yourself in your rented apartment. The company makes it very easy for you because they add everything in the delivery box including the traditional recipes. They only use ingredients that contain an Organic Label and are produced by Catalan small-scale farmers. Also, the boxes are composed by disabled people to give them the opportunity to have a job too. There are different kind of dishes that you can prepare, such as tapas, tortilla, botifarra and many more. All the dishes are fast, healthy, easy to make and clearly explained step by step in the recipe. You can select the number of people you are going to cook for and the price will depend on this amount. For two people, you can pay €34,90 which is only €17,50 per person for a 4 courses meal. Cooking for 4 people, will cost you €59,90, for 6 people €84,90 and for 8 people €109,90. It is also possible to order one or more bottles of wine in the order of your box with a […]
La Burg is an American restaurant specializing in top quality burgers and steaks. It was founded in 2008 and was one of the first restaurants in Barcelona to create hamburgers with the best quality ingredients. The meat comes from a pure Alpine race of cattle or from a breed of organic lamb raised in the Pyrenees Mountains. The bread and french fries are fresh and homemade, and desserts and pastries are crafted by a talented pastry chef. La Burg also has a wonderful selection of beers and wine. The restaurant is located next to the Les Tres Torres station. Area : Sarria Average Price : 22€ Cuisine : Hamburgers Dishes : New York burger with tomato, onion confit, poached egg and emmental, ninja burger, Mexican burger with beans, tomato salsa , guacamole and onion
Bodega Biarritz 1881 is a tapas restaurant located in the Gotic district of Barcelona near the metro station Liceu. Bodega Biarritz 1881 The restaurant has a complete menu of tapas and small dishes that are very good quality and the majority are traditional and typically Spanish. The tapas are mainly meat based. Bodega Biarritz 1991 is small but the service is good and the staff are friendly. The owner also speaks English, Spanish, Catalan and French. The restaurant is perfect for couples or small groups. Area: Barri Gotic Average Price: 15€ Dishes: Tapas, small dishes Cuisine: Tapas, Spanish Contact details for the restaurant can be found below.
Bodevici If you still fancy a sweet dessert after a delicious tradition Spanish meal at one of Barcelona’s great restaurant, you should definitely visit Bodevici, a lovely ecologic ice cream tent situated in the Gracia neighbourhood! They only serve organic food, with proximity and fair trade ingredients that don’t influence the nature and the animal welfare as well. Their ice cream doesn’t include chemical additives, flavourings, preservatives or colouring. With this concept they want to popularize organic products through ice-cream such as frozen yogurt, Horchata (a milky drink from Valencia) and much more. If you order an ice cream here, you can choose between fresh cow or goat milk but also vegan milk cream, ideal for the vegans and healthy fanatics. And last but least they also produce gluten-free, lactose-free, sugar-free products, especially for those who are dieting or should not eat certain ingredients. Area: Gracia Average Price: €2-4 Dishes: frozen yoghurt, ice-cream, horchata, hail, smoothies Cuisine: Ice-cream If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Shanghai 1930 is a Chinese restaurant that has traditional food from Shanghai. The restaurant is unique in that it is decorated with the popular motifs of 1930’s Shanghai style, which create a pleasant atmosphere. The menu consists of the best dishes from Chinese and Japanese cuisine. The restaurant is large, with four private rooms, a large banquet hall and a public room so it is perfect for couples, families and for large groups. It offers customers one free hour of parking. They also provide a delivery service for those who would prefer to enjoy their dishes in the comfort of their own home. Area : Eixample left Average Price : 25€ Cuisine : Chinese, Japanese Dishes : hakaou (pasta stuffed with bamboo and prawns ), nigiri, peking duck, lamb segoviana
La Girgola Italiana La Girgola Italiana is a pizzeria in the area of Eixample in Barcelona that uses fresh Italian products to prepare their homemade dishes. As well as pizzas the restaurant also has burgers. The atmosphere in the restaurant will make you want to return. Don’t feel like cooking? There is also a take away service. If your order is above €30 you will get 3 drinks or 1 bottle of wine for free. Area : Eixample Average Price : 7,50€ Cuisine : Italian, Pizzeria Dishes : margherita pizza, calzone, pasta bolognese, carbonara Contact information for the company can be found below.
GRAN BODEGA SALTO GRAN BODEGA SALTO, is an authenthic restaurant. You will be surprised by its bohemian ambiance, which yet makes the place unique. You might as well find the decor a bit extravagant, but after all it is what makes the charm of the place. For over a century, this Bodega is a very unique place, here in Barcelona. Thanks to two locals Lidia and José Luis, along with their friends, this old wine cellar instantly became the paradise of the boho inhabitants of Barcelona. Hence, it is the perfect place to party, have nice drinks and have a good time with your friends. Why you should go there? Good Music: None other then guitarist Madjid Fahem ( guitarist of band la Ventura, and Manu Chao) along side accordionist Joan Garriga. You can listen to traditional spanish music Good Food: Typical Spanish tapas at small prices To make it short, you should definitely check this restaurant to live a unique experience. Place: Gran Bodega Salto, is located in the vibrant district of Poble Sec. In fact, it is one of the first restaurant to turned this district into the liveliest one in Barcelona. Food: Along with enjoying this unique […]
A Gianni Located in the Eixample area of Barcelona, A Gianni is an Italian restaurant which offers quality home cooking at good prices. The menu includes traditional pasta and pizza, as well as other choices. The starters are good for sharing as they are antipasti style, such as meat plates and bruschetta. There is a large choice for main courses from risotto, bolognese pasta, gnocci with gorgonzola and spinach to a selection of pizzas. The restaurant has a warm atmosphere which is perfect for any occasion. The staff are very welcoming and the owner speaks Spanish, English and French. Area : Right Eixample Average Price : 20€ Dishes : burrata Pugliese, ceps risotto, pizza, porcini pizza, gambereti … Cuisine : Italian
Vitali Pizza is a well known pizzeria in Barcelona´s Eixample neighbourhood, around 300 meters from the Hospital Clinic metro stop. It is one of the most popular pizza restaurants in Barcelona thanks to its consistently delicious products. The restaurant has been a specialist in artisanal pizza for some time. Each of their pizzas are prepared in house using fresh, local ingredients to achieve unforgettable flavors. The restaurant has a dining area, but they also offer a take away or delivery option. They offer a wide range of pizzas, gluten-free pizzas, desserts, salads and drinks to meet customers´ demands. Enjoy a slice or two with friends at Vitali Pizza. Area : Eixample Average Price : 10€ Cuisine : Italian, Pizzeria Dishes : pizza : 3 & 4 cheese, 4 seasons, barbecued meat, carbonara, bolognese, salads
Santa Rita Experience The Santa Rita Experience located near the emblematic Parc de la Ciutadella offers freshly prepared food in unique surroundings in Barcelona. The Head Chef, after considerable experience in established restaurants, opened the Santa Rita Experience to showcase his own personal in-home culinary opulence. In intimate and classy surroundings the owner Xabi Bonilla rustles up an appeasing feast of enticing dishes as part of an excellent tasting menu. The restaurant has a “supper club” where you can either dine at a shared or private tables in the chef’s home. Alongside the marvellous dining experience you can also jump into a hands-on cooking workshop. You’ll cook using the freshest ingredients before dining in the restaurant whilst savouring the unique tastes and aromas of Spanish and Catalan cuisine. At approximately €100 per head including food and drinks this adaptable gastronomic occasion is truly memorable. The Santa Rita Experience offers seasonal menus at €65 per head. The menu is made up of 6 courses and organic wine pairing. The 2016 summer menu includes some dishes like hake ceviche with pickled eggplant and a tomato and coriander mojo, almond gazpacho with melon, cured fresh tuna, plums and refreshing iced watermelon, potato ravioli stuffed with mushrooms and truffle mayonnaise, octopus and squid rice accompanied […]
Ají Ají is the newest restaurant from the Casino of Barcelona, opened in 2014. The menu merges two of the most fashionable cuisines in Barcelona: Japanese and Peruvian, specialising in ceviche and sushi. This union, called nikkei, is full of flavours that pleasantly surprises customers. The restaurant offers a selection of sashimi, ceviche, salads, maki, fish and meat kebabs and more. The kitchen is visible from the tables, making it possible to see the preparation of the dishes. The restaurant has a very good quality/price ratio. Area : Vila Olimpica Average Price : 25€ Dishes : maki parmesan, maki shrimp, makbrie…. Cuisine : Japanese/Peruvian
BioCentre, is a family run restaurant that aims to spread a new vision about vegetarian and vegan food with over 30 years of experience.
If you are looking for a quiet and cosy place to have a drink in the centre of Barcelona, Kasparo is a good choice. Located near the Rambla, it has restaurant as well as a bar, so you can enjoy a tasty meal or just a drink. The restaurant has a wide range of tapas, breakfasts choices, desserts and they also have special plates of the day. There is a lot to choose from! If you are in the city for a few days, go to Kasparo and have a drink in a venue that is typical of Barcelona. Photo Credit : tripadvisor.es