The More, The Merrier: Top Restaurants for Groups in Barcelona

restaurants for groups in Barcelona

With its warm, welcoming culture and party-ready vibes, Barcelona is the perfect place for your next gathering! Spanish and Catalan cultures both place a huge emphasis on getting together with the people who matter most. Throw in some seriously spectacular food, and you’ve got all the makings of a fabulous shindig none of your guests […]

Where to Eat Dinner on New Year’s Eve in Barcelona in 2018

New Year's Eve in Barcelona means plenty of wine! That's what you'll find at Monvinic, home to one of our favorite holiday menus.

This blog post was originally posted on December 15, 2015, and was updated on October 23, 2018. New Year’s Eve in Barcelona isn’t complete without a perfect holiday meal. If you’re wondering where, exactly, you can find one, you’ve come to the right place! There are plenty of great restaurants here in the Catalan capital serving […]

Foodie Guide: Where to Find the Best Esqueixada in Barcelona

Esqueixada in Barcelona

If you like ceviche, you’ll love esqueixada. Catalonia’s answer to the popular Latin American fish dish is a must-try for anyone visiting Barcelona. Made with salt cod, peppers, onions, tomatoes, olives and vinegar, there’s nothing more refreshing on a hot summer day. Sound good? Here’s where you’ll find some of the best esqueixada in Barcelona! […]

Late Night Bites: Restaurants Open Late in Barcelona

L'Ovella Negra is a simple tapas bar that's also one of the best restaurants open late in Barcelona.

Barcelona truly comes alive at night, and the dining scene is no different! Whether you’re arriving into town after dark or experiencing Barcelona’s iconic nightlife, you might get hungry even after Spain’s already-late dinnertime. When that happens, there are plenty of restaurants open late in Barcelona! And the best part is that more often than […]

Tapas Like a Local: The Best Food Tour in Sant Antoni

One of the best parts of doing a food tour in Sant Antoni? You won't be part of a massive tour group following an umbrella!

Most visitors to Barcelona are eager to take part in the popular tradition of going out for tapas, but might not be sure where to start. And that’s definitely understandable. The menu is full of unfamiliar items, everything is in Spanish or Catalan, and how do you choose from among the hundreds of bars and […]

Local Bites: Where to Find the Best Fideua in Barcelona

Eating with allergies in Barcelona means taking care to make sure that certain allergens haven't made their way into your food, like fideuà.

Many visitors come to Barcelona in search of paella, but it’s always good to expand your horizons! Not that Barcelona doesn’t have some seriously delicious paella—it does—but the local culinary star is a similar dish known as fideua. This simple yet delicious dish uses noodles instead of rice and plenty of seafood. And of course, it’s […]

Where to Enjoy the Best Sangria in Barcelona

Casa Lolea makes some of the best sangria in Barcelona!

Sangria is often the first drink many visitors order when they come to Spain. This fruity, refreshing drink might even taste its best when sipped in beautiful Barcelona. Whether you just want a glass during a quick tapas crawl stop or plan to share a full pitcher among friends, there’s never a bad time to […]

Where to Eat Near Park Guell: Our Top 5 Picks

A rustic Catalan feast wouldn't be complete without calçots—one of the main reasons to visit Barcelona in February!

Colorful, whimsical Park Guell is a must for anyone visiting Barcelona. As one of Gaudí’s most famous works, its fairytale buildings and colorful tiles will delight adults and children alike. However, after a few hours spent exploring this magical park, you’re certainly get hungry. Here are our top picks for where to eat near Park […]

Where to Eat Early in Barcelona Without Feeling like a Tourist

Wondering where to eat early in Barcelona? We love just about everything on the menu at Casa Alfonso!

Most visitors to Spain are quite shocked to learn that locals sit down for a meal hours later than they’re used to! Lunch isn’t typically served until 2 p.m. at the earliest, and don’t even think about dinner until at least 9 in the evening. While eating like a local is an essential part of […]