The part of Barcelona’s Eixample that falls between Passeig de Gràcia and Hospital Clinic has always been an area with ample nightlife, with an infinity of restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs. Traditionally, this enclave has always been designated to the kind of restaurant where you’ll find tablecloths and napkins and … Continue reading
Porvenir is a Galician seafood restaurant in the Hospital Clínic area (Villarroel 157). If there were an official prize for best octopus dish in Barcelona, we think they’d be likely to win in. It’s a brother of a saga of Galician restaurants in the area, including O Retorno and O … Continue reading
El Caliu de l’Eixample is a brasserie located in the centre of Barcelona (Valencia 329), which offers a classic formula which has been functioning perfectly for years, with meat as the star ingredient. Making your way through the rustic decoration, you’ll find yourself in a place which could be a … Continue reading
Ever since brunch came into fashion in Barcelona, reams have been written on the subject. In a city where people are used to eating their desayuno mid-morning in the office with their colleagues, and where lunch is a drawn-out affair that takes place relatively late in the day compared to … Continue reading
Whether it’s to your taste or not, one thing’s for certain: El Nacional is like no other venue you’ll find in Barcelona. This giant food hall, located in the middle of the city, is located in what used to be an old garage but has been completely made over in … Continue reading
Not all "gintonics" are created equal! Read on for some of the best gin and tonic bars in Barcelona.