Roig Robí

Located just above Diagonal in the most upmarket part of Gràcia, Roig Robí is on the charming and inconspicuous Carrer de Sèneca, well known for it’s used furniture stores. The modernist gem, Casa Fuster sits around the corner to one side. To the other side is the financial district and the restaurant is a favorite for … Read more

Restaurant Barceloneta

Established in 1996, Restaurant Barceloneta is a relative newcomer in comparison with the venerable 7 Portes and Can Solé. However, it has joined the ranks of the best seafood and paella restaurants in the city, providing a balance of Catalan and Mediterranean cuisine. Try the Paella Moll del Rellotge (fish and sea food). Just off the … Read more

Can Solé

Founded in 1903, Can Solé stands among the foremost seafood and paella restaurants in Barcelona. Located in a two storey house around the corner from the bustling Passeig de Joan de Borbó, the restaurant is favorite for family meals among well-to-do locals. Famous Can Solé visitors include artists Joan Miró and Antoni Tàpies and framed photos and sketches from … Read more

Can Majó

Can Majó

Can Majó was founded in 1968, at a time when Barceloneta was still a fishing village. After 40 years the neighborhood has changed dramatically, but Can Majó remains a first class family run restaurant serving traditional seafood dishes. Specialties of the house include Caldero de arroz con Bogavante (a soupy lobster rice dish) and classic … Read more

Restaurant Elche Barcelona

Restaurant Elche

Dating back to 1959, Restaurant Elche is well known for it’s fine paella and fideuá. Named after the hometown of it’s founders, Restaurant Elche remains a family run business after over 50 years in operation. Try the Arroz Negro de Elche con Calamarcitos y Alcachofas (black rice with squid and artichokes). Average Meal Price: 50€ | View … Read more

Restaurant 7 Portes

Restaurant 7 Portes was founded in 1836, making it one of the oldest restaurants in Barcelona. It is famous for it’s traditional rice dishes and Catalan cuisine. 7 Portes has been visited by a long list of the famous from artists to world leaders. Among them are Woody Allen, Picasso, Che Guevara, the King of … Read more

Quimet & Quimet

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).