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Great bar in El Born - Barcelona!

I visited this bar with my girlfriend and friends, and the experience was very good! Porteño is a... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Esteban L
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Barcelona, Spain
Best bar in Born area. A local‘s opinion.

Porteño is the perfect bar to enjoy a few drinks during week nights or weekends before clubbing... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Maryam Z
,
Barcelona, Spain
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15 Oct 2018
“ Best bar in Born area. A local‘s opinion. ”
13 Oct 2018
“Rip off”
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Calle Carders 32, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
El Born / La Ribera
+34 935 15 88 00
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Porteño is the perfect bar to enjoy a few drinks during week nights or weekends before clubbing. It’s a small bar with friendly staff, upbeat / electronic music and always good vibes. I usually go simple for beer or wine, except when I’m at Porteño....More

Thank Maryam Z
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Visited Porteno cocktail bar in Barcelona last night and at first very welcoming staff. When choosing our drinks they said the special cocktail was €16 so we decided on moijto , 2 G&T’s , small beer and then 2 small bottles of water ... When...More

Thank Gaynor H
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

The security guy was very agresive because locals were complaining. A waiter, a bold guy, came and harassed us saying he was going to break our head. Do 't recommed at all.

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Went in for few, busy little place on a Monday night. Were given recommendations etc. We went for Strawberry Mojitos and Old Fashioned. Both expertly done to the point seconds were required. 👍🏼

Thank kieranhibbs
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

On our recent visit to Barcelona we found Porteño and liked the friendliness and atmosphere immediately. Located in the El Born area (our preferred neighborhood in the evenings). We sat at the bar and chatted with Andrea while he crafted our drinks. We went there...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

I visited this bar with my girlfriend and friends, and the experience was very good! Porteño is a small bar located in El Born (old quarter in Barcelona). The bar offers a very good atmosphere to enjoy cocktails and drinks. The staff was very friendly,...More

Thank Esteban L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My partner and I ended up choosing this bar as they advertised a few of the cocktails they serve on a blackboard outside and one of these happened to be an 'old fashioned' which is my partner's favourite. I was delighted to see they also...More

Thank SabraRose
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Portena is a typical Barrio Bar where locals gattere late at night for a drink. It was a really cozy bar with nice music but not so good drinks.

Thank George2703
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

On a 4 night stay we visited 3 nights! Great guys running the bar, very friendly and great service. Excellent drinks, mojito, watermelon martini and their espresso martini was so good. Offered a couple of free shots on our last night which was a nice...More

Thank Matthew E
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

such a cool cocktail bar! amazing drinks & the staff are awesome. 10/10 we are here for a week we will definitely be coming back. Richie & Emily Australia

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent
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enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few
places that live and breathe such exciting energy
regardless of the time of day. This neighbourhood
seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the
city, reflected in its vast array of restaurants
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