The cocktail is indeed back and where better to enjoy it at its best than in one of the many incredible cocktail bars in Born!
We love nothing more than a night out with friends in the Born neighborhood. Overflowing with amazing restaurants, lively bars, and an unrivaled atmosphere, it’s one of the best places to go for a guaranteed fun evening. In recent years the cocktail has made a big comeback in this side of the city. But of course, with so many great bars it can be hard to know where to find the best cocktails around. Read on to find our top 5 favorite cocktail bars in Born!
1. Crepes al Born
This place is a favorite among locals and tourists alike. From the moment you enter you know you’re in the good hands of the smiling bartenders who serve up some incredible cocktails with flair. Pink flamingos and pineapples decorate every corner and a sign at the door reads “Tequila is cheaper than therapy.” From swinging lamps to fancy and delicious cocktails, this is definitely a must-go place for cocktails when in Barcelona. It truly is a hidden gem for cocktail lovers!
Local’s Tip: Make sure to try the zombie cocktail, a delicious mix of rums, pineapple, passion fruit and cinnamon!
Address: Passeig del Born, 12
2. Número Nueve
Yes, cocktails are indeed back and this place definitely knows how to do them with style! Their menu is full of delicious and tasty cocktails from classics to modern twists; each as delicious as the next. Not only are their cocktails great—they also serve incredible food to pair with them. If you’re looking for a great place to enjoy a beautiful meal with an epic cocktail, look no further than this neighborhood gem!
Address: Carrer de la Vidrieria, 9
3. No Sé
This place is definitely one of our favorite cocktail bars in Born! When it comes to incredible staff and unrivaled atmosphere you just can’t beat this locals’ favorite. An Italian-owned cocktail bar in Born, it comes complete with a free daily Italian buffet and awesome staff. It’s owned by a group of friends who welcome each and every guest like they’ve known them yforever. Each evening the place is thronged with customers enjoying a selection of incredible cocktails from their tasty menu! Go here for fun and laughs guaranteed!
Address: Passeig del Born, 21
4. El Paradiso
From the moment you slip through the hidden door at the back of the famous Pastrami Bar, you are transported into a Narnia-esque world of wonder! The sandwich shop storefront belies the exclusivity that lies inside. El Paradiso was even nominated for the Best European Bar in the 2017 Mixology Bar Awards. To get an idea of how wonderful an evening here is, imagine a speakeasy with VIP flair. Try any of their signature cocktails for a taste experience that is unlikely to be beaten in any other cocktail bars in Born.
Address: Carrer de Rera Palau, 4
5. Collage Art and Cocktail Social Club
If that’s all a bit too fancy for you, don’t worry! We love this trendy little spot nestled in the heart of Born’s labyrinthine streets. It’s a casual space to go to unwind and enjoy what the resident mixologist prepares for you. All of the bartenders here are gifted at whipping up some of the most creative and exciting cocktails to hit Barcelona. Better yet, they also hold a range of workshops and events which will no doubt leave you dying for more!
Address: Carrer de Rera Palau, 4
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