Restaurants

Top Choice Modern European in La Sagrada Família & L'Eixample

Disfrutar

In its first few months of life, Disfrutar rose stratospherically to become the city's finest restaurant – book now while it's still possible to get a table. Run by alumni of Ferran Adrià's game-changing El Bulli re…
Top Choice Catalan in Girona

El Celler de Can Roca

Ever-changing avant-garde takes on Catalan dishes have catapulted El Celler to global fame. Named the best restaurant in the world in 2015 by The World's 50 Best, each year brings new innovations from molecular gast…
Top Choice Catalan in Vilafranca del Penedès

Cal Ton

An evening of gastronomic wonder awaits at Cal Ton. From feather-light potato and prawn ravioli to spider crab rice, meals at this crisp, modern restaurant exhaust superlatives. Meanwhile the unpretentious yet knowl…
Top Choice Modern Spanish in Montjuïc, Poble Sec & Sant Antoni

Tickets

This is one of the sizzling tickets in the restaurant world, a tapas bar opened by Ferran Adrià, of the legendary El Bulli, and his brother Albert. And unlike El Bulli, it's an affordable venture – if you can book a…
Top Choice Catalan in La Ribera

Casa Delfín

One of Barcelona's culinary delights, Casa Delfín is everything you dream of when you think of Catalan (and Mediterranean) cooking. Start with the tangy and sweet calçots (a cross between a leek and an onion; Februa…
Top Choice Modern European in Palma de Mallorca

Marc Fosh

The flagship of Michelin-starred Fosh's burgeoning flotilla of Palma restaurants, this stylish gastronomic destination introduces novel twists to time-honoured Mediterranean dishes and ingredients, all within the co…
Top Choice Tapas in Burgos

Cervecería Morito

Cervecería Morito is the undisputed king of Burgos tapas bars and as such it's always crowded. A typical order is alpargata (lashings of cured ham with bread, tomato and olive oil) or the revueltos Capricho de Burgo…
Top Choice Spanish in Santa Eugènia

Sa Torre Restaurant

Run by the fabulously hospitable López Pinto Ivars family, this wonderful country restaurante makes great use of a high-vaulted 15th-century cellar, complete with stone columns and giant wine casks. The four-course …
Top Choice Tapas in La Sagrada Família & L'Eixample

Tapas 24

Carles Abellan, master of the now-defunct Comerç 24 in La Ribera, runs this basement tapas haven known for its gourmet versions of old faves. Specials include the bikini (toasted ham and cheese sandwich – here the h…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Port d'Andratx

Trespaís

With its sleek monochrome interior and tree-rimmed patio all aglow with candles, Trespaís is a flicker of new-wave romance, and chef Domenico Curcio with his Michelin-starred background has made it the top table in …