Boasting a supreme assortment of venues that cater to a variety of cuisines whilst primarily promoting delectable Catalonian fare, the city of Barcelona makes the perfect destination for foodies seeking new and exciting dining opportunities. Scattered across the metropolis and available within easy reach of many of our Barcelona holiday apartments, the following five eateries grant gastronomic heaven to visitors desiring an unforgettable culinary experience.
Oozing a sophisticated elegance that combines modern décor with intimate lighting, the phenomenal ABaC Restaurant is the stand out pick for an incredible evening to cherish. The dishes offer a contemporary twist on traditional Catalonian cuisine, beautifully presented with innovative ingredients that blend deliciously, highlighting the expertise of chef Jordi Cruz, the youngest ever Spaniard to be awarded with a Michelin star. The striking setting and impeccable service further enhance the occasion, guaranteeing a true Barcelona treat recommended to all.
2) Con Gracia:
Nestled into the utterly delightful avenues of the city’s enchanting Gracia quarter, this hugely hospitable establishment fuses a convivial ambience with exquisite food, certain to satisfy both mind and body. Tiny in comparison with other fine dining spots, Con Gracia’s warm and cosy environment initiates a welcome feel encouraged by the likeable staff, and the reasonably priced menu of mouth watering creations adds to the overall pleasure of dining in one of Barcelona’s local treasures.
Consistently regarded as one of the best restaurants in the country, the two Michelin starred Lasarte showcases cooking at its finest, presenting fresh, tantalising produce arranged with meticulous care and craft. This precise attention to detail is also present in the service, with the waiting staff striving to ensure an experience as fulfilling and luxurious as possible. A gifted sommelier masterfully selects the perfect Spanish wine to accompany and enhance your meal, concluding a once in a lifetime culinary extravaganza;
4) Via Veneto:
Travellers in search of authentic Catalan cuisine should pay a visit to the old school Via Veneto. Situated in a leafy residential suburb close to Les Corts, this family owned favourite epitomises old world charm, featuring Belle Epoque elegance and award winning service. Famous for its game and fungi, the menu injects a modern twist into timeless classics, with each serving delivered with hospitality and the utmost professionalism. The wine cellar secretes over 10,000 bottles, allowing ample choice for connoisseurs.
Inhabiting the edge of the graceful Eixample district, the final selection offers heavenly dishes in a handsome setting, produced by the celebrated French chef, Romain Fornell. A spacious, 19th century backdrop allows for a memorable and indulgent encounter, elevated by the gracious team of waiters that welcome each guest with sincere warmth and expertise. The food is simply sensational, exhibiting pure artistry with each conception, and cannot fail to impress even the most seasoned foodie.
Advanced bookings are highly recommended for each restaurant!