Photography: Maria Algara Regàs Situated in Barcelona’s Sarrià-Sant Gervasi neighborhood, Obrac L’Antiga Porteria restaurant serves avant-garde, market cuisine. The kitchen is led by chef Daniel Roca along with Marco Arriaga and Jordi Gasó. Upon entering Obrac you can see the open kitchen behind the bar. The dining area is bright, minimalistic and comfortable. To start, try the roasted meat, foie […]
Most visitors to Barcelona have heard of Antoni Gaudí’s iconic works, such as Casa Mila, Casa Batlló, La Sagrada Familia and Palau Güell. The lesser known Torre Bellesguard, still privately owned and lived in, sits in the exclusive Sarrià-Sant Gervasi neighborhood, perched in the upper reaches of the city. The name Bellesguard, meaning ‘beautiful view’ in Catalan, is said to have come […]
Torre Andreu, also known as “La Rotonda ” is a neoclassical modernist building that was completed in 1918 by the architect Adolf Ruiz i Casamitjana. The building was commissioned by Salvador Andreu i Grau, a Catalan entrepreneur in the pharmaceutical industry, real estate developer and philanthropist. Situated in the Sant Gervasi neighborhood of Barcelona, Torre […]
The idea for the restaurant came at six in the morning at the Sala Apolo nightclub, when the founders Magic Alam and Mani Alam wanted some fish and chips and quickly discovered that there was none to be found.