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Top Choice Park in Gràcia & Park Güell

Park Güell

North of Gràcia, Unesco-listed Park Güell is where Gaudí turned his hand to landscape gardening. It’s a strange, enchanting place where his passion for natural forms really took flight and the artificial almost seem…
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Gràcia & Park Güell

Rabipelao

An anchor of Gràcia's nightlife, Rabipelao is a celebratory space with a shiny disco ball and DJs spinning salsa beats. A silent film plays in one corner beyond the red velvety wallpaper-covered walls and there's a …
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Gràcia & Park Güell

Bobby Gin

With over 60 varieties, this whitewashed stone-walled bar is a haven for gin lovers. Try an infusion-based concoction (rose-tea-infused Hendrick's with strawberries and lime; tangerine-infused Tanqueray 10 with agav…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Gràcia & Park Güell

Colmillo de Morsa

Design team Javier Blanco and Elisabet Vallecillo, who have made waves at Madrid's Cibeles Fashion Week and Paris' fashion fair Who's Next, showcase their Barcelona-made women's fashion here at their flagship boutiq…
Top Choice Drinks in Gràcia & Park Güell

Family Beer

Over 130 varieties of local and international craft beers and ciders are stocked in the fridges here, so you can pick up a cold brew to go. It also has brewing kits and books, and runs regular brewing workshops (thr…
Museum in Gràcia & Park Güell

Casa Vicens

A Unesco-listed masterpiece, Casa Vicens was first opened regularly to the public in 2017. The angular, turreted 1885-completed private house created for stock and currency broker Manuel Vicens i Montaner was Gaudí’…
Burgers in Gràcia & Park Güell

Chivuo's

Burgers and craft beers make a fine pair at this buzzing den. A mostly local crowd comes for huge burgers (served rare unless you specify otherwise) with house-made sauces – best ordered with fluffy, golden-fried fr…
Fusion in Gràcia & Park Güell

Con Gracia

This teeny hideaway (seating about 20 in total) is a hive of originality, producing delicately balanced Mediterranean cuisine with Asian touches. On offer is a regularly changing surprise tasting menu or the set ‘tr…
Bar in Gràcia & Park Güell

Elephanta

Tucked off the main drag, this petite cocktail bar has an old-fashioned vibe, with long plush green banquettes, art-lined walls and a five-seat bar with vintage wood stools. Gin is the drink of choice, with more tha…
Italian in Gràcia & Park Güell

.IT

Pizza bases at .IT ('Italian Tradition') are made from Caputo flour and fermented for 48 hours before being baked in a 400°C wood-fired oven. Just some of the classic topping combinations include Veneto (gorgonzola,…