Eat and drink

Group of young people laughing while they are seated on the terrace of a restaurant

Terrace culture

In any Barcelona street you will find a terrace where you can eat outdoors. Enjoy it! 

Woman sitting at a table in a tavern drinking an aperitif

The vermouth tradition

Find the bars and bodegas where you can have a vermouth (a midday aperitif) and share a chat and tapas.

Plate of patatas bravas and croquetas on a table in a bar

Catalan cuisine

Discover the Barcelona restaurants where you can sample traditional Catalan recipes. 

Catalan cuisine. Meet Barcelona

Man sitting at the bar of a restaurant having a drink

Historic bars and restaurants

Barcelona preserves old restaurants and bars that tell part of the city’s story. Enjoy them! 

Historic bars and restaurants. Meet Barcelona

Chef decorating a tapa before serving it

Signature cuisine

Enjoy the signature cuisine that has placed Barcelona at the gastronomic forefront.

Cake on display a pastry shop

A Barcelona of cakes and pastries

The city’s hundred-year-old patisseries delight our pallets. What’s more, many feature a space where you can try unique recipes for sweets, cakes and handmade pastries. Discover them and sweeten your day with their tempting delicacies. 

Establishment specialised in hot chocolate

Chocolate Barcelona

Visit the city’s xocolateries and granjas, and treat yourself to the best hot chocolate.

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Blogoteca Menjar i beure EN

The blog centre

Want to know what else is on the Internet? We have compiled a collection of websites and blogs to help you make the most of the city.

Foodie Culture Barcelona

A magazine that gives culinary-art lovers the lowdown on Barcelona’s great chefs and restaurateurs. [Es]

Slow Food Barcelona

Slow Food is a non-profit eco-food association. [Ca]

Mantel a Cuadros

A blog on Barcelona’s restaurants, offering its author`s recommendations from a very personal and approaching perspective.


Barcelona cafés with recommendations and things of interest for coffee-lovers

Sweet celiac

Guide to restaurants and recipes for celiacs. [Es]

In and out bcn

A guide to interesting or hidden spots around the city.

Comer japonés

All you need to know about Japanese cuisine. [Es]

Foodie in bcn

Explore restaurants at the hands of a woman from Kuwait.

Coffee & brunch bcn

The places you can go for brunch in the city.

Observación gastronómica

Restaurants and other interesting spots around the city. [Es]


Website of the city's terraces. [Es]


Tapas in the Sant Antoni neighbourhood. [Es]

Bravas bcn

Guide to establishments that serve patatas bravas. [Es]

Bares auténticos

Selection of "authentic" Barcelona bars. [Es]

It bcn

Blog devoted to the city's gastronomy [Es]