La Xula Taperia

La Xula Taperia was founded around the time of the Nit de Sant Joan in 2013 by Madrileña Tamara Lefelman. It is situated on a lively corridor in the Gràcia neighborhood connecting the Mercat de l’Abaceria and Plaça de la Revolució. The bar is a popular neighborhood gathering place, where the locals come together and … Read more

Casa Vicens: Gaudí’s First Major Work

Casa Vicens is the first house designed by Antoni Gaudí after graduating from the Escola Provincial d’Arquitectura de Barcelona 1878. He received his first major commission from Manuel Vicens i Montaner to build a summer estate in the then neighboring town of Gràcia in 1883 when he was 31 years old.

A Casa Portuguesa

Established in 2006, A Casa Portuguesa has been in its new location in Gràcia since January of this year. Over the past 10 years it has presented the best of Portuguese gastronomy and culture to Barcelona.

Bloody Mary Cocktail Lounge

Bloody Mary Cocktail Lounge is situated in Gràcia, tucked away in a side street but not far from the hussle and bustle of Avinguda Diagonal. Barman Alessandro formerly worked at the nearby Hotel Casa Fuster, and his charm is matched with a deep knowledge of cocktails.

La Pepita

La Pepita opened in 2010 in the lower part of the Gràcia neighborhood, led by Sergio Andreu and Sofía Boixet. The pair had recently returned from Paris, where Sergio had worked for a gourmet Spanish restaurant called Fogón.

Start2bee

[dropcap]G[/dropcap]ràcia based Start2bee offers members flexible access with expansive reception hours. Card access also allows members to come and go as they please. The coworking spaces offer the opportunity connect with other workers, professionals from a variety of different disciplines. Start2bee also hosts a range of social and educational events on a regular basis. High speed internet is piped … Read more

Bar But

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]pened in May, Bar But’s ambition is to be a local bar for the people of Gràcia, with a commitment to fresh produce and quality. The menu is designed around seasonal produce. The restaurant is open all day, you can pop in for breakfast, lunch a snack or dinner. You can also come in to … Read more

Godot

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he sister restaurant of nearby Japanese Kibuka, Cafè Godot offers an enticing lunch, dinner and brunch on the weekend. Try the Rock Mussels Marinière (with garlic, lemon, herbs, crostini & white wine) and the Scallops with Green Curry (with snow peas, shitake, coconut milk, coriander oil & basmati rice). The menu offers good value for … Read more