The best restaurants in Barcelona

Barcelona is among the most visited European cities. Barcelona is the capital city of Catalonia in Spain. It is a real cultural city and it is also one of the largest city in Spain. Every year Barcelona attracts millions of people from all over the world and it has several programs, activities and attractions to see. There are plenty of restaurants, bars and pubs in the city and in this article we will list the best ones in town.

Here you can see a list presenting some of the best and coolest and most popular restaurants in Barcelona. These might not be the list of “gourmet” and “fine-dining” restaurants, but still very popular and that indeed tells us something about the quality and the atmosphere. Check them out, and write a comment to share what you think afterwards!

Restaurante Arume

Restaurante Arume is the first one of the list. It is a really popular restaurant in Barcelona. The place serves all kind of authentic Spanish dishes. The atmosphere of the restaurant is cosy and friendly. The service at the place are quick and helpful. The Restaurante Arume offers the most delicious dishes with the best quality wines for a good price. The restaurant is open every day from 7 in the evening until 11.30 in the evening.

Restaurant Arume
Restaurant Arume

Petit Pau Restaurant

Petit Pau Restaurant is a really small but friendly restaurant in the heart of Barcelona. It offers a wide range of traditional Catalan dishes with the best matching wines. The menu is only in Catalan and the waiter, who is the owner as well translates and explains the menu for the visitors. It has a casual and cozy atmosphere. The restaurant only has 16 tables so you have to book your table before visiting. At Petit Pau Restaurant the food and wines are excellent for a reasonable price.

Petit Pau
Petit Pau


Felice is located in the heart of Barcelona and it is one of the most visited restaurants in town. It is a small and hidden restaurant with excellent service and dishes. The place offers a wide range of traditional Spanish food for a fair price. It is highly recommended on several sites. The restaurant serves tapas and all kind of Spanish wines as well. It is a perfect place for a dinner after a day of sightseeing.

Con Gracia

Con GraciaCon Gracia is also a small restaurant located in the central of Barcelona. The restaurant has great reviews on several site and it is highly recommended for everyone during a visit in Barcelona. The restaurant offers international and Spanish cuisine as well. There are two menus to choose from. The first one is the traditional menu and the second option is the chef’s surprise. Both of them is with the same number of courses for a fair price. The restaurant also offers the most delicious and matching wines to the dinner.

These are the most recommended restaurants according to the reviews on different sites but there are plenty other bars and restaurants to visit during a holiday.

If you want to know more bout restaurants in Barcelona, read around in our Barcelona Guide! If you want to find a similar list presenting the best restaurants in Rome, visit our Rome Guide!