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#1,733 of 7,617 Restaurants in Barcelona
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El Born / La Ribera
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Placa Sant Pere 5, 08003, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 19 87 32
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent lunch at this brilliant restaurant tucked away in the Born area of Barcelona, near the Picasso museum . Great food, well presented and excellent choice for vegetarians. From the social purpose of this project, to the food and Fairtrade tea and coffee, this is a great place to eat. Highly recommended!

Thank bmg202
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the Friday special: Tajime. Worst choice of the day. It seems though they promote themselves as organic etc foodies, they took the fattiest most bony piece of lamb and shoved it in a Tajime. Absolutely no meat, alright perhaps a bite or two. I spend the next 15 minutes gutting what was already a mess in search of... More 

Thank Hans L
New York City, New York
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572 reviews
411 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mescladis is a cool neighborhood cafe in el born. 2 things make it quite special: it has plenty of outdoor space and it is a local favorite. Great coffee, food and service. Nice vibe and always packed

Thank Laurent G
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Came across this place whilst sightseeing. I had the 3 course lunch with drink consisting of a beer, a bowl full of gazpacho, meatballs, Chocolate brownie. My Husband had chicken brochette which was a good sized portion. All the food was very tasty and my set lunch was good value. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank pipbroo
Los Angeles, California
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83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The chicken brochette here is great as well as the hummus. The place has a very cool vibe, very eclectic and artsy. I would stop in from time to time for the brochette.

Thank LWood2277
Corbridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Had a couple of beers. It's a very nice place with relaxed atmosphere and lots of kooky bohemian decoration. That's about all I have to say, but Trip Advisor is insisting that I write at least a hundred words, so maybe I'll just ramble on for a while about how much I hate Donald Trump. I mean, who votes for... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had lunch. Nice outdoor seating and friendly atmosphere. We ordered salad and two vegetable dishes. All were very good. However, we ordered their upgraded wine instead of their lowest quality red house wine by the glass. It came chilled and was poor quality even after letting it warm up a while. I would return, but skip the wine and... More 

Thank Ed H
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Not the two-piece kind you wear when you go swimming but a rather wonderful piece of toasted bread with cheese and jamon, aka a pan tostado, one of those down to earth foods everyone loves, like soups or a good chicken dish, or a salad. This is such a lovely place, not just because of the straightforward simple and good... More 

Thank ruth e
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The food we ate here I think was the best food we ate on our whole entire trip! We had a pesto bruschetta bread thing topped with Brie I think and zucchini amazing!!!!!! The atmosphere is awesome! Very chill!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Iasi, Romania
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Such a great time every morning and at lunch. Little cozy retreat in the middle of Gothic Quarter. Be prepared to wait for tables in the afternoon evening. Opens at 10am closes at 9pm sharp.

Thank TudorP22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Placa Sant Pere 5, 08003, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
  • Neighbourhood: El Born / La Ribera
  • Phone Number: +34 933 19 87 32

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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El Born / La Ribera
The labyrinth that is El Born becomes most apparent the moment you turn down one of its side streets. But this is one of the few labyrinths you might actually 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 ranging from fancy Michelin-star establishments to trendy fusion restaurants. Here you'll find historical and cultural attractions such as the popular Picasso Museum and the Gothic cathedral La Santa Maria del Mar, where you just might be able to catch a traditional Catalan wedding.
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