Bormuth Is no secret that Bormuth is probably our favourite place in Barcelona and the reasons why are many: Firstly, the staff is always joyful and welcoming, making you feel at home every time you get there. Secondly, the quality of the tapas served is amazing, as well as the variety of drinks, which includes local craft beers and selected Vermouth Reserva. Finally, the atmosphere is always exceptional, whether you sit in one of the 3 different rooms, in the terrace, or in the outside counter!
Plaça Comercial, 1, 08003 Barcelona – Sun to Thu until 01.30 – Fri-Sat until 03
Zero KM Few steps from the cultural centre of El Born, Zero KM has recently opened its doors and the success of its formula was, and still is, a huge success! With its astonishing interior design, this lounge bar attracts every night a nice crowd thanks to the quality of the drinks prepared and the atmosphere of its nights! The menu is also incredible, proposing new interpretations of pizza and other innovative dishes freshly made using “zero km” products, as the name evokes. Don’t miss the Disco Brunch Sundays!
Calle Ribera, 18, 08003 Barcelona – Mon-Thu 18-2.30 – Fri 18-03 – Sat-Sun 12-03
Ale&Hop Located in the heart of El Born, one the coolest neighbourhood in Barcelona, Ale & Hop is another beer lover’s paradise! Their large selection always includes local crafts as well as a good variety of APA and IPA. The place is not so big and tends to get busy very fast, especially during dinnertime, since the plates are also delicious!
Carrer de les Basses de Sant Pere, 10, 08003 Barcelona – Mon-Wed 17-1.30 – Thu 17-2.30 – Fri 17-3 – Sat 11-3 – Sun 11-1.30
Collage Art & Cocktails Social Club Unusual and meticulously prepared cocktails await you in this amazing bar located right in the centre of Barcelona! The friendly bartender is extremely professional, and can help you choose the best drink according to your taste! Cocktail’s master-class can also be booked, making it a must do experience to enjoy with your friends!
Carrer dels Consellers, 4, 08003 Barcelona – Sun to Thu until 03 – Fri-Sat until 03.30
La Alcoba Azul Hidden in a little street near Placa Sant Jaume you will find La Alcoba Azul, a tiny place full of charm! With its particular interior decoration and the appetizing tapas, this venue is perfect for a couple, or a small group, looking for a quiet and cozy situation! The terrace outside is a good option for getting a refreshing beer or a local vermouth in a sunny day!
Calle Sant Domeneq del Call, 14, 08002 Barcelona – Sun to Thu 18 -02 – Fri-Sat until 18-02.30
Kælderkold Drinking beers in Barcelona is as popular as visiting La Sagrada Familia, however if what you seek are not so common craft beers your option can be limited. But don’t worry, Kælderkold comes to your rescue, offering a huge variety of brews! The bar does not have much space, so grab a seat at the counter and enjoy!
Carrer del Cardenal Casañas, 7, 08002 Barcelona – Sun to Thu until 01.30 – Fri-Sat until 03
Nømad Coffee Productions The ultimate coffee experience is definitely at Nømad Coffee Productions! Here every coffee lover will be able to taste and enjoy so many different kinds of blend in various form of brewing! They also have a Roaster’s Home in Calle Pujadas 95, where you can watch their shiny black Diedrich roaster in action while sipping a freshly roasted coffee!
Passatge de Sert, 12, 08003 Barcelona – Mon-Fri 08-17.30
Quimet & Quimet Excellent example of Catalan tavern, Quimet & Quimet offers tapas, tapas and even more tapas! The place is quite small and gets full pretty fast, so don’t expect to find a confortable seat. The quality of the food however, makes the wait definitely worth it! The variety of drinks is immense, many opt for the wine but don’t forget the homemade beer!
Carrer del Poeta Cabanyes, 25, 08004 Barcelona – Mon-Sun 12-16, 19-22.30 – Sat 12-16 – Sun Closed
Santa Gula Delightful little restaurant with an amazing interior design, Santa Gula proposes a temporary menu of tasty dishes changing every 15 days according with the season! Despite so one thing is fix: whatever you choose is simply outstanding!
Plaça de Narcís Oller, 3, 08006 Barcelona – Mon-Sun 13-16, 20-23
Old Fashioned Tiny bar located in the hype area of Vila de Gracia, Old Fashioned is the perfect venue for those seeking only the best cocktails in town! The variety of drinks is astonishing, and their main focus is on Gin & Tonic!
Carrer de Santa Teresa, 1, 08012 Barcelona – Mon to Fri until 02 – Sat-Sun until 03
Chivuo’s Vila de Gracia neighbourhood is packed with modish restaurant proposing food from all over the world, resembling to a smaller version of Williamsburg in New York. Among them Chivuo’s unquestionably stand out, thanks to the 5 types of burger and hot sandwich so hard to resist! The craft beer selection is also very interesting, making this slow-fast food experience a must do thing in Barcelona!
Carrer del Torrent de l’Olla, 175, 08012 Barcelona – Mon-Fri 13-00 – Sat 18-00 – Sun Closed
Nabucco Tiramisu Have the perfect Italian-style coffee break at Nabucco Tiramisù! Located in the charming Plaça de la Vila de Gràcia, among the most authentic Spanish square in Barcelona, this coffee house became famous for the delicious tiramisu prepared in different kid of formats! Now, the range of quality cakes and dessert is huge and capable to satisfy every taste!
Plaça de la Vila de Gràcia, 8, 08012 Barcelona – Mon-Sun 09-21
Lambicus is a largely equipped beer shop where it’s also possible to seat and have a quality drink! For the beer lovers like us, we highly recommend to check out Lambicus agenda on their website (lambicus.com): it includes different kind of beer tasting and much more!
Carrer de Tamarit, 107, 08015 Barcelona – Mon-Fri 17-23 – Sat 11-23 – Sun closed
Bodega La Riera Not far from Park Güell, near the metro stop Vallcarca, Bodega La Riera represents a full immersion in the Barcelona locals’ life! Most of the people get there for having few drinks while tasting some tapas, but try to catch one of the music concerts regularly organized in this tavern, where the atmosphere is always laid back!
Av. de Vallcarca, 81, 08023 Barcelona – No official opening hours check before getting there
El Bar de l’Antic Teatre L’Antic Teatre is an old building that has one of the best indoors terraces in Barcelona! Shaded by a couple of big beautiful threes, this bar is ideal for kicking back with some beers during those hot summer days! Prices are fair and the ambience always cool!
Carrer de Verdaguer i Callís, 12, 08003 Barcelona – Thu-Sun 16-00
Fabrica Moritz “Drink local” is definitely a key word for The Vibe Tribe. For this reason, we highly recommend to visit the brewery of Moritz, one of the main Barcelona’s beers! Open almost non-stop and proudly owning the longest bar in the city, Fabrica Moritz give its costumers the chance to try unpasteurised beer from a tap directly connected to a barrel in a microbrewery!
Ronda de Sant Antoni, 39 – 41, 08011 Barcelona – Mon-Sun 07.30-03
Mikkeller Bar The acclaimed Danish micro-brewery Mikkeller has debarked also in Barcelona, placing its bar in the area of L’Antiga Esquerra de l’Eixample! Here you will find 24 different beers on tap and a good selection of snacks, including beer-marinated beef and the “Beermisu”!
Carrer de València, 202, 08011 Barcelona – Sun-Thu 12-00 – Fri-Sat 12-02
Family Beer Barcelona’s first 100% DIY (Do It Yourself) beer brewer’s supply shop, Family Beer sells various home-brewer kits for all those people who not only enjoy drinking a craft beer, but also want to produce it! Choose the type of beer you like the most and bring the kit home, it’s a super cool experience to do with your friends!
Carrer de Joan Blanques, 53, 08024 Barcelona – Mon 17-20 – Tue-Thu 10-14, 17-20 – Fri-Sat 10-14, 17-21
Mercat de Sant Josep – La Boqueria Definitely a must visit in Barcelona, La Boqueria is a food market which became one of the main tourist attraction in the city! Fruit, salad, meat or fish, whatever you are looking for will be found in this market! However be careful, sometimes the tourist trap can be behind the corner. To avoid so, follow the locals, look what they buy and ask them advises!
Les Rambles, 91, 08001 Barcelona -Mon-Sat 08-20.30
Terraza The Top @ Gallery Hotel The Top is an amazing rooftop terrace in the heart of Barcelona, an ideal place to meet friends or simply relax enjoying a superb cocktail in the poolside tables! Lunches and dinners are also possible, but don’t forget to book a table in advance!
April to May: Wed-Sat 17-01 – June to September: Mon-Sat 12-01
Sky Bar @ Grand Hotel Central Located at the border between El Born and the Gothic quarter, on top of the Grand Hotel Central, the Sky Bar is probably the coolest and most fancy rooftop in Barcelona! Highly recommended at sunset, in this venue you can enjoy one of the best views on the city while sipping flavourful drink!
April to October every day: only for guest 9.30 to 7.30 – also for non-guest 21-01.30 – June to September: Mon-Sat 12-01
Opium is definitely the place to be in Barcelona nightlife and the hub of the most exclusive people! The club has several zones, including five VIP areas and an amazing terrace right in front of Barceloneta’s beach. Concerning the music, international Djs such as David Guetta, Avicii, Hardwell and Martin Solveig are just some of the famous names that have played in Opium, so do expect epic nights!
Passeig Marítim, 34, 08003 Barcelona – Sun-Thu 11-05 – Fri-Sat 11-06
Pacha Similarly to Opium and located few meters away from it, Pacha is another flagship club of Barcelona’s nightlife! Open every day with a strong commercial beat, Pacha brings the best national and international Djs from the current music scene. Featuring a prestigious beachfront terrace, Pacha also owns a quality restaurant mixing Mediterranean and Oriental cuisine!
Passeig Marítim, 38, 08003 Barcelona – Open every day
Razzmatazz Located in a huge post-industrial area, Razzmatazz is definitely the biggest concert hall and nightclub in Barcelona! On the inside 5 different rooms propose different kind of music, from rock to electronic, deep house to garage and soul! Be careful not to lose you group of friends, it can be really hard to find each other again…but that is not necessarily a problem!
Carrer de Pamplona, 88, 08018 Barcelona – Check the Agenda
Sala Apolo Previously an old theatre now converted into a club, Sala Apolo every night organizes cool party with different themes and music! The “Nasty Mondays” is definitely the most popular among these parties, and attracts every Monday a large crowd of locals and tourists!
Carrer Nou de la Rambla, 113, 08004 Barcelona – Open every day until 05 or 06