Simply you reach the charming neighborhood of Gracia to provoke your stay for a drink, coffee or eat at one of the restaurants in the area. In this list, you will see the restaurant that most closely match not only your budget but also your preferences pertaining to location, type of food, etc. Well, they are not in order of preference.
1 – Botafumeiro
The address is Gran de Gracia, 81 and you can talk to them via their landline at 932 184 230. The average price is 60 euros. Botafumeiro has its own official website as well.
If you want to eat seafood, it should be your first choice. It gained good fame because for many years and still serving the fresh products which come directly from the estuaries of Galicia. The best are rice dishes, noodle dishes and paellas. One recommendation is cod with chickpeas.
2 – The Llavor dels Orígens
It is located at Ramón y Cajal, 12 and their landline number is 932 136 031. You can also visit their official website for more details. This best restaurant has the varied menu of traditional dishes of Catalan cuisine, extracted from the old cookbooks, at a very affordable price.
3 – Alkimia
Alkimia is situated at Industry, 79 and you can dial landline number as 932 076 115 for more details. The average price is 60 euros. It is a perfect place to have a dining experience with cutting-edge facilities. Masterfully led by the chef Jordi Mila, an expert on enhancing aromas and flavors, this place has made a reference as Alkimia in Barcelona for the most discerning palates in the world. Our recommendations include squid in its juice with zucchini, peppers rice with langoustines, cannelloni with roasted almonds
4 – Restaurante Sol Soler
The average price is 20 euros and it is a casual place, perfect to enjoy the terrace in the delightful Plaza del Sol. Tapas are generous in quantity at a reasonable price in the good atmosphere.
5 – Nakashita
It is located at Carrer del Rec Comtal, 15 and the average price is between 25 and 35 euros. The raw material of excellent quality position it as one of the best Japanese restaurants in Barcelona. It is small, cozy and you cannot miss the experience of eating at the bar.
6 – Roig Robi
The address of Roig Robi is Sèneca, 20 and its average price is also 60 euros. With an experience of almost thirty years, this classic Barcelona restaurant ensures a balance between traditional Catalan food and the current tastes. Gracia is also the best area to stay in Barcelona along with foods and travel destinations.
1 – El Born
El Born is a very popular neighborhood, next to the Gothic Quarter. It is one of the most bohemian neighborhoods and is more fashionable in Barcelona. El Born, with its local design, is a safe bet to go out for dinner or a drink. All hotels are in the area are between Laietana and Ciutadella Park and are the excellent alternative to the Gothic Quarter.
2 – Eixample
This neighborhood has little to do with the labyrinth of narrow streets of Ciutat Vella. It extends from the Plaza Catalunya and is characterized by its wide, tree-lined avenues, and for its modernist architecture. In this broad area, there are tourist attractions such as La Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera and Casa Batllo. It is a very large, safe and well-connected neighborhood. The left area is more elegant and enjoyable than the right side and has good restaurants and some nightlife.
3 – Passeig de Gracia
Passeig de Gracia is the best area to stay in Barcelona. This street, located in the Exiample, stretches from Plaza Catalunya to the Diagonal and is the most glamorous and most luxurious area of the city. It is an elegant shopping street where many upscale shops and restaurants and cafes are located with classy look and facilities.
4 – Gracia
This Barcelona neighborhood was a small town absorbed by the growth of Barcelona. Today, it still retains the characteristic charm of the villages. It is ideal for those seeking a quieter area, enjoy the summer nights in one of the terraces of its many squares, among which the highlight is Plaza del Sol with its alternative and bohemian nightlife. Gracia is especially attractive during the month of August when the Fiestas de Gracia is held.
In addition to these areas, there are other areas which may even have the charm of the above mentioned areas but can be the interesting options, especially considering that Barcelona’s metro network is excellent and you can move from one place to the other very quickly. Some alternatives are as follows;
For those looking to be close to Sants Station or for those who come to Fira de Barcelona, the Sants-Montjuic hotels are the good choice. For those who prefer to be in a higher area with good views of Barcelona, hotels near Parc Guell are condensable and for those who prefer to be near the Camp Nou in the area with somewhat cheaper hotels, Les Corts is the best area to stay in Barcelona.