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The Barcelona Taste

Carrer Radas, 12, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
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Barcelona Tapas Tour

We highly recommend the Gothic Tapas Tour. We visited three delightful bodegas that we would have... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fort Collins, Colorado
A Taste of Barcelona

We had a lovely evening out with Laura, from Barcelona Taste, stopping at three lovely Bodegas to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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The city's first gastronomical tapas tour, The Barcelona Taste is about food. And lots of it! On this 2-3 hour food tour we stop in 3-4 small food establishments in either the famous Gothic or the lovely Gracia neighborhoods of Barcelona. Our venues range from high-quality specialty shops to home-style tapas restaurants, each one with its own scrumptious specialties for you to taste. A knowledgeable and very friendly guide will safely lead you through this labyrinth of a neighborhood, all the while sharing stories about Barcelona life, food, and history. You will enjoy all the cuisine, and, due to the small size of the group, you will also enjoy a more personal, relaxed experience.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Carrer Radas, 12, 08004 Barcelona, Spain

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We highly recommend the Gothic Tapas Tour. We visited three delightful bodegas that we would have never found on our own. The food and drink were fantastic. We even tried Vermuth, which none in our group had ever tried before. Our guide for the evening...More

Thank _bobandruthcasey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening out with Laura, from Barcelona Taste, stopping at three lovely Bodegas to taste Tapas and listen to stories about Barcelona from a beautiful local. There were 2 places we had savoury tapas and lovely wine or beer to accompany the...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are so, so glad we did this tour with Jo. We tried things we never would have tried at places we would never have found. I am now constantly sipping my sweet vermouth, dreaming of Spain. We went back to one of the bars...More

Thank KS1977Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tito was an amazing guide, a true Calalan foodie! The group size of six makes for great conversation around a table laden with food that keeps magically appearing. Short walks between venues highlight culture, point out "don't miss" sights, and help make room for the...More

Thank goceanbreeze6
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked The Barcelona Taste based on reviews here and elsewhere and weren't disappointed. Jo set the tone, right from the get go; she already had our names down, made everyone feel welcome and set off for some really excellent restaurants in the Gothic Quarter....More

Thank Skuabird
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so lucky to get Jo, one of the owners of The Barcelona Taste, to lead our tour. She was great fun, very knowledgeable. She took us to fabulous places we would have never found on our own. The variety of food & drink...More

1  Thank umichfan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the tour based on recommendation by friends who raved about their evening. We had the pleasure of having Jo, one of the founders of Barcelona Taste, as our guide. What enthusiasm and wit along with a deep admiration and understanding of the food...More

Thank chris4kath
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited some great venues for Tapas. All venues seemed off the tourist grid. All were terrific. Evening was very relaxed and unrushed. More than ample for dinner. We had a wide selection of fish, meet, sausage, cheese and desert tapas all with some very nice...More

Thank taxwatcher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Laura was an animated, enthusiastic and knowledgable tour guide. We had a great time with her! She even followed up later that night with an email with answers to our questions (where's the best place to buy wine, eat, etc) Highly recommended! Virginia and John

Thank Virginia A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and daughters (ages 20 and 17) did this tour with me. We went to three places, and really had a great time! I think it would have been fun to do this earlier in our trip if we had been able to. However,...More

Thank Wendy P
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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steve m
We are looking for a lunchtime tour Sunday October 22, 2017? Can you assist?
25 February 2017|
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Response from Barcelona_Taste | Property representative |
Hello! Unfortunately we're not offering lunchtime tours at this time. Email us if you'd like to join us in the evening.
What is your phone number?
21 March 2016|
Response from Lynne B | Reviewed this property |
Whose phone number do you want
pat r
Can you give me an example of what foods or drinks are sampled on each tour and what area each tour visits in the city? Trying to match best tour to our tasts and location of hotel.
24 February 2015|
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Response from WarrenShoe | Reviewed this property |
We stopped at four places, all in different parts of the Gothic Quarter. the first was wine and cheeses. The next two each had a variety of shared small plates, all variety of bite sized foods. I cannot recall them all... More