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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...

Barcelona 4th foodie trip report

by Belkisw 2 months ago

I suggest folks who are interested refer to my previous posts here: https://www.chowhound.com/post/september-barcelona-foodie-trip-detailed-review-1076270 https://www.chowhound.com/post/3rd-foodi...

Andalucia - Any can't miss restaurants?

by sobbuh 2 months ago

We'll be renting a car and driving from Seville-Malaga with stops in Granada and maybe Corodoba/Cadiz/Ronda. Any recommendations for restaurants? Particularly looking for vegetable-forward plac...

Help with decision: Casa Julian vs Casa Nicolas vs El capricho

by silverlim 2 months ago

We will be in the Basque Country in November. We like to go to one of these 3 highly rated steak restaurant but we can't decide which one to go. FYI, We have never been to any one of them and we a...

Restaurant near The Almanac. Maybe Bicnic (not Picnic)?

by class act 23 days ago

Looking to do a dinner for 6 people in the general location of The Almanac. Currently focusing in on Bicnic. Wondering if anyone has been there and if so, your thoughts. Or any other recommendat...

NYE in Barcelona!

by Emilymartha 1 month ago

NYC foodies first time to this part of the world. Where should we spend that evening??? Not too interested in tasting menus... unless it’s too fabulous to miss! Also headed to Bilbao for 1 day and ...


by allig211 6 months ago

Looking for restaurants recommendations for lunch and dinner. We eat pretty much anything and are looking for medium to high end places. We are doing a tapas tour with a friends one night but othe...

Please help finalize food focused Madrid & Barcelona itinerary (researched!)

by indiefoodie 10 months ago

Hello, I'll be traveling to Madrid & Barcelona for a week at the end of April this year. The sole purpose of the trip is to taste the delicious offerings in both these cities :) Based on what I rea...

Elkano / Kaia Kaipe alternatives?

by DTON 2 months ago

Kaia Kaipe will be closed during our visit in a couple of weeks, and while we've been waitlisting ourselves at Elkano for over a month now (various times; lunch or dinner), it doesn't seem like we'...

Barcelona Tickets Restaurants

by amarsico 3 months ago

I am heading to Barcelona from September 28-October 3. I tried for reservations at Tickets and couldn't get them. If anyone is canceling in these dates I would love to take your reservation! We ...

Road trip from San Sebastian to Bilbao

by fluffydot 3 months ago

Hi all, I'm planning for a scenic drive from San Sebastian to Bilbao with a few stops along the way for photos, especially at Gaztelugatxeko Doniene. Assuming we leave San Sebastian around mid morn...

Seafood Restaurant - Madrid

by zubair 3 months ago

What restaurant would be comparable in Madrid to La Paradeta in Barcelona? I am mainly interested in langoustines (cigalas) which seem to sell for about €48 per kg in La Paradeta. Thank you

Barcelona Restaurants - Could Use A Little Help!

by class act 4 months ago

We're heading to Barcelona for a short break in early December and we're looking for some recommendations for dinner. I would also normally include lunch but we haven't settled on our sightseeing ...

Spanish Clay Cazuelas...how to use?

by erica 2 years ago

On a long-ago trip to Spain, I raided a cookware store and bought about a dozen round cazuelas in various sizes. Shamefully, I've never used any of them. Does anyone here cook with these and if ...

Asador Etxebarri + 1

by wdc05 4 months ago

Hi! I have been waitlisted at the restaurant. Please let me know if you have an extra seat for a meal (lunch or dinner) on September 14, 2019.

Basque Trip Planning Help

by hucklecat 6 months ago

Hello / Kaixo, Chowhounders! You all were super helpful when I went to Piedmont a couple of years ago and now I finally get to visit Spain, starting with Basque country. Here's a rough sketch o...

Extremadura, Spain

by MissMarleygirl 5 months ago

We will be in Trujillo for 4 nights next month. We are looking for recommendations for restaurants , winery visits and olive oil tasting. Any thoughts would be appreciated.

3 Dinners in Barcelona - please critique my plan

by LABeam 8 months ago

We are in Barcelona for 3 nights (2 back to back, and one a week later). After much research, current reservations are 1. Enigma, 2. Teoric, 3. Alkimia. Would you make any substitutions?

Cantabria and Asturias: Dining in Santillana del Mar, Luarca, Cudillero and Gijon

by flushingflash 5 months ago

Greetings folks: My first post, and I have to say thanks to all your great ideas and recommendations for eating in San Sebastian and beyond! My girlfriend and I are headed to San Sebastian this wee...

San Sebastian Planning - Would love feedback & recommendations

by victoriaisley 6 months ago

Thursday, July 18 • Arrive Blibao • Drive to San Sebastian • Hotel - Hotel Lasala Plaza, De Lasala Plaza, 2, 20003 Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Spain https://www.lasalaplazahotel.com/en/ • Dinner – Akel...

Barcelona with a 1 year old

by nlight 5 months ago

Hi all, My wife and I are bringing our 1 year old daughter to Barcelona and San Sebastián in October. Since Michelin-starred restaurants probably don’t appreciate guests who flog their food on t...