10 Insider Tips for a Barcelona First-Timer

Near-perfect weather year-round, friendly locals with seemingly no worries, iconic food and culture—it's a no-brainer why Barcelona had been a bucket-list destination for years, but I was overwhelmed...

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Report: Enigma; Disfrutar; Tickets; Gresca

by estufarian 4 years ago

One general observation (not necessarily in the restaurants mentioned, but noticeable across the more casual places we visited) was the decline in service attentiveness. Generally I found this had ...

Last-Minute Barcelona

by szrah 3 years ago

I'm heading to Barcelona from July 5 to 11 as a solo traveler. Unfortunately, I did not have time to make restaurant reservations in advance or do much food research. Would anyone have any recommen...

Barcelona, group of 8-10 people

by fifi 3 years ago

Hello. We will be in Barcelona for a few days and there is a group of us meeting up for dinner on the last night. We are about 8-10 people, aged between 20s to 70s . Nothing too pricey, just lookin...

One Night in Barcelona

by MrMarsellus 3 years ago

My wife and I will be in Barcelona for a Sunday night towards the end of May. We are staying in the Gothic District and are looking for a good dinner recommendation in that neighborhood. We are...

Dining partner for Enigma 4/28

by gryphon1403 3 years ago

Wondering if anyone is interested to go dine at Enigma for lunch on 4/28? There is a reservation available but it requires a party of 2. Would anyone be keen to go together?

Barcelona with young kids - help

by she_eats_figs 4 years ago

We are heading to Barcelona (El Born) in September for a three-day stopover on our way to Menorca. All of us are adventurous eaters, but my kids (3 1/2 and 19 mos) are also quite fidgety, chatty, a...

First time in Barcelona, recommended restaurants?

by waylo 4 years ago

My wife and I will be in Barcelona in mid-November for several days. It's our first visit. Anyone with favorite restaurants? Looking for all types, including low-key local spots to high-end pl...

Gracia/Eixample Recommendation with Child

by DaviHome 3 years ago

I'll be visiting Barcelona soon and staying around the Gracia/Eixample area. I will be traveling with a 5 year old. We intend to eat on the early side. I would appreciate some recommendations for r...

Family trip to Barcelona with allergies

by selena03 3 years ago

We will be travelling to Barcelona (from Vancouver) this March with 2 children (6,11) who have food allergies to peanuts, pistachios, cashews, chickpeas, lentils, sesame, and buckwheat. We were ...

Best Food Blog for Barcelona and Seville

by jscott 3 years ago

Hi - Any thoughts on the best food blogger for either of these cities? Who has their "finger on the pulse" of the scene in both of these places? Thanks.

Best Barcelona Food Neighborhood?

by sheraboofie 4 years ago

My sister and I are planning a trip to Barcelona in July and we are curious to see if there is any consensus on which area is the best chowhound location. This will be our first trip to Spain. We a...

Food for Shore Excursions Florence Rome Naples Venice Ferraro Modena

by glecroy 4 years ago

Sorry for the long post but I could use some help. We are going on a Mediterranean cruise in June 2018 and have very little time to see everything once we leave the ship. It will be our first tim...

Market opening hours Xmas Eve in Barcelona

by BCNLocal 4 years ago

Christmas Eve is Sunday this year — normally the markets in Barcelona would be closed — however, many will be open. Here's a link to the official market website with opening hours: http://www.me...

Is Engima actually accepting reservations?

by kickerconspiracy 5 years ago

Their website says they are taking "pre-reservations" and request that you fill out your ideal time and date. You are then sent an email which says "Thank you for your pre-booking at Enigma. In ord...

Barcelona Christmas Eve Restaurants

by debra1234 4 years ago

Hello, I'm looking for restaurant recommendations for Christmas eve in Barcelona. I know most places will likely be closed but hoping to find something good -- ideally that is not a set menu or ...

Enigma lunch reservation 10/7

by tdonahue27 4 years ago

Hey guys, I have a reservation at enigma on Saturday October 7th for lunch at 13:00. Unfortunately my dining partner is not available, so looking for someone to join me in a good meal. Obviously...

Take out Tapas in Barcelona ?

by Maximilien 4 years ago

Someone on another site wanted to know if there are take out Tapas available in Barcelona. I don't know the answer to that, and I am curious if such a thing exists. Thanks.

Please Rate My Barcelona Restaurant Itinerary

by Jeff_and_Eliz 4 years ago

Greetings, all. Let me first thank you in advance for any assistance you can provide. After having traveled to Europe each of the past five summers, the wife and I are striking out during Americ...

Barcelona restaurant list

by zurwella 4 years ago

I’ll be in Barcelona for 2 weeks in April 2018. I visited for a month in 2015 and a week in 2013, so have been to some great restaurants! For this trip, I’ve been paying attention to all the thou...

Enigma in Barcelona Oct 7 - One Seat Extra

by deepfry7 4 years ago

Hi, I used to be a CH regular in the New York boards. I'm visiting Barcelona in early Oct and have an extra spot at Enigma on Sat, Oct 7. Unfortunately a friend can't make it now but I would st...