Restaurants

Top Choice Gastronomy in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Enigma

Resembling a 3D art installation, this conceptual offering from the famed Adrià brothers is a 40-course tour de force of cutting-edge gastronomy across six different dining spaces. A meal takes 3½ hours all up and i…
Top Choice Tapas in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Tickets

A flamboyant affair playing with circus images and theatre lights, this is one of the sizzling tickets in the restaurant world, a Michelin-starred tapas bar opened by Ferran Adrià, of the legendary (since closed) El…
Top Choice Tapas in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Quimet i Quimet

Quimet i Quimet is a family-run business that has been passed down from generation to generation. There’s barely space to swing a calamar (squid) in this bottle-lined, standing-room-only place, but it is a treat for…
Top Choice Bistro in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Agust Gastrobar

Set up by two French chefs (one of whom trained under Gordon Ramsay), Agust occupies a fabulous mezzanine space with timber beams, exposed brick and textured metro tiles. Baby scallops with seaweed butter and prawn-…
Bistro in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Mano Rota

Exposed brick, aluminium pipes, industrial light fittings and recycled timbers create a hip, contemporary setting for inspired bistro cooking at Mano Rota (which literally translates as 'broken hand', but is actuall…
Tapas in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Bodega 1900

Bodega 1900 mimics an old-school tapas and vermouth bar, but don't be fooled: this venture from the world-famous Adrià brothers creates gastronomic tapas such as 'spherified' reconstructed olives, or its mollete de …
Catalan in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Malamén

Carrer de Blai is lined with bars and restaurants, but Malamén towers above most for its elegant art-deco-inspired design, immaculate service and gourmet versions of Catalan classics. Its shortish menu offers confit…
Peruvian in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Lascar 74

At this self-styled 'ceviche and pisco bar', oyster shooters with leche de tigre (the traditional ceviche marinade) are served alongside exquisite Peruvian ceviches as well as renditions from Thailand, Japan and Mex…
Health Food in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Juice House

Whether you're a vegetarian, vegan, flexitarian, raw food fan or simply after a tasty, thoughtfully prepared meal, this cheery cafe should figure high on your itinerary. Oat and chia pancakes, açaí fruit bowls, and …
Fusion in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Casa Xica

On the parlour floor of an old house, Casa Xica is a casual but artfully designed space where elements of the Far East are fused with fresh Catalan ingredients (owners Marc and Raquel lived and travelled in Asia).