El Molino

El Molino (the mill) is a theatre and concert hall on Parallel Avenue in Poble Sec, an neighborhood historically known for the performing arts. It opened in 1898 under the name of Aviary Catalana. In 1910 the name to changed to Petit Moulin Rouge, but with the arrival of the Franco dictatorship in 1939, the regime forced the name to be … Read more

Hotel Brummell

Hotel Brummell is situated in the Poble Sec neighborhood, off the beaten tourist trail but surrounded by many cultural gems. Owned by photographer Christian Schallert, the boutique hotel has twenty designer rooms and two (80m²) apartments. The building’s facade dates back to 1870, but the interior has been completely transformed by architect Inma Rábano. Interior design … Read more

Malamén

Malamén is situated on Poble Sec’s bustling Carrer de Blai, famous for its Basque style pintxos. The restaurant was founded by a Venezuelan, a Spaniard and a Swedish chef. Malamén’s menu features cuisine with influences from the founders home countries, using fresh seasonal ingredients. Vegetarian and vegan options are available and there are a tempting variety … Read more

KOETANIA

KOETANIA BARCELONA is an independent jewellery brand co-founded by Daniel Bellido, a sculptor and jeweller for 20 years and Marta S. Blanco, a former architect with 8 years of experience as a jeweller. The workshop draws inspiration from daily life and is situated in the colorful Poble Sec neighborhood, known for its restaurants and theaters. The most … Read more

Quimet & Quimet

Opened in 1914 and located off the standard tourist track in the heart of El Poble Sec, Quimet & Quimet offers superb tapas and montaditos (small open faced sandwitches).