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Ballakano - CLOSED

Carrer de Sitges, 3, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
+34 931 79 50 90
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
25 Feb 2016
“Amazing Food!!!!”
5 Feb 2016
“Tasty Goodness”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Carrer de Sitges, 3, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 6 May 2014

Apologies to the chef, the food was actually very good, sadly the front of house was absolutely appalling , the service was non existent, probably the worst service I have experienced in a very long time, for the money you spend here, believe you can...More

Thank Eddie F
ballakano, Propietario at Ballakano, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2014
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Hola señor Eddie, quisiera primero pedirle disculpas si nuestro servicio no ha sido a la altura de sus espectativas, en...More

Reviewed 1 May 2014 via mobile

Very nice reception, quick service and friendly waiters. Very honest and pure food, big portions! The cocktails/apperitives are worth it; A lot of alcohol!! Great evening, thanks!

2  Thank feijeD
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We booked a table via TripAdvisor (via Restalo), which was fully confirmed. On the afternoon of the day we were due to eat, the restaurant called to cancel the booking 'because they were full.' Either they should abide by the booking website, or not use...More

1  Thank Warwick T
ballakano, Propietario at Ballakano, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2014
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Hola Mr. War... Quisiera informarle que su opinión escrita sobre el Ballakano' ha sido para nosotros muy aterradora y decepcionante....More

Reviewed 24 April 2014

We booked a table this restaurant as it looked interesting and were please we did. As a group of 7 we were given a table at the back near the bar where we spent a long relaxed evening. We enjoyed fabulous cocktails before eating delicious...More

2  Thank Lodge36
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We had looked at all the brilliant reviews on trip advisor and decided we would try and get stable on our first night of 3 in Barca. However we took the often meritorious decision to ask the very friendly cab driver if he would recommend...More

4  Thank Jane K
Reviewed 18 April 2014

We visit this place twice and probably visit again if we have more days. Every thing was excellent. The Girona steak is the best I ever have. The black tampora prawn is great as well. The green ravioli is so good that you find such...More

1  Thank Shay S
Reviewed 10 April 2014

We were there quite late for dinner (one of the last to leave!). Food was outstanding. Deep fried tuna on a bed of tomato and strawberry gazpacho, or deep fried Brie on a lentil base were both very special starters. Excellent mains included pasta with...More

3  Thank DavidCM2000
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Having wisiting a few restaurangs recomended by our hotel, we tried to find a desent restuarang from tripadvisor - and we are glad we did find this one. This restaurang looks not much but the food is really good.

1  Thank Mangeman
Reviewed 1 April 2014 via mobile

My wife and I decided to find this chic little restaurant after reading the reviews on TA. It took us a few turns as it is located on a small street off La Rambla. We walked in at 8:30 and we were greeted by Lorenzo...More

4  Thank howie611
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Ballakano is a nook in the wall in a little street off the Rambles, quite shabby in decor (just for the little touch of some tables being old sewing machine stands), but with excellent food. I had the cuttlefish mezzelune, which were an explosion of...More

1  Thank fcal0707
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excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 37
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de Sitges, 3, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Raval
  • Neighbourhood: El Raval
  • Phone Number: +34 931 79 50 90
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