Collected by Anita Pomp
Via Laietana, 42, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Ale & Hop, – pronounced locally: alejóp – is open for business and the beer flows like wine. Don't come here to buy room-temperature bottles you take away to drink in peace at home. None of that. And don't come here to buy a grinder or an airlock....
Carrer del Comerç, 1, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Expats know brunch. Expats in Barcelona know the best brunch can be found at Picnic, near Ciutadella Park in the Born. This tiny restaurant offers an excellent weekend brunch with homemade treats like onion rings, fried green tomatoes, fluffy...
Carrer de Terol, 29-33, 08012 Barcelona, Spain
Cheap wine, delicious pizza, great neighborhood. Those are the three ways we'd describe Pizzeria Lucania II, a bustling neighborhood pizza shop in Barcelona's Gracia neighborhood. Grab a table in the tiny restaurant, browse the menu's pizza...
94, Carrer de l'Escorial, 08024 Barcelona, Spain
With almost a century of existence in Barcelona, Sirvent is an icon for such Spanish foods as horchata and turrons (nougat bars). Classical Catalan flavours are given a revamp via ice-cream by adding nougat bars, roasted nuts, dried fruites and...
Calle Casp, 86, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
Found this wonderful place after stoping by the "cats" restaurant- The daily menu was great and the price was fair. We were seated by a delightful waiter with a welcoming smile. His english was about as good as our Spanish. However the chef cam...
Carrer del Bruc, 162, 08037 Barcelona, Spain
On any visit to Barcelona, a trip through the city's charming Gothic Quarter shouldn't be missed. You'll find everything there from historic buildings and fun shops to entertaining street performers and delicious restaurants like this one. I love...
Carrer de Bertrellans, 7, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Unlike some of Barcelona's other Vintage stores (ahem, Holala), Love Vintage focuses on wearable antiques, and clothes that don't resemble costumes. This is a great shop for vintage newcomers who are looking for something different to wear at a...