New Restaurants in Barcelona - May 2019
What you have all been waiting for: the list of new restaurants in Barcelona! Find what is possibly the most gorgeous place in Barcelona right now, a salmon-focused restaurant, a ramen place that has been chosen the best ramen in London, Malaysian food, dumplings, Irish burgers, a beer garden, the most diabolic new cocktail bar and much more!
Usual disclaimer: I have not visited all of the restaurants in this list, ain’t nobody got time for that…!
Ilan’s Burger Bar Kosher - The only certified kosher burger bar in Barcelona. Instagram @ilansburgerbarkosher. Carrer Taller 6 (Raval).
Bendito Tako - Mexican street food with a non-stop kitchen on Carrer Calvet 1 (Francesc Macià). Instagram: @bendito_tako.
Ca La Brasa - Meat, fish and seafood prepared on a coal grill (oak carbon). Passeig del Born 27 (Born). Instagram: @calabrasa.bcn.
Cremat 11 - A new brunch, cocktail and tapas bar in the Born with a great looking terrace. Carrer Cremat Gran I Xic 11. Instagram: @cremat11.
Tamia Organic Food - Organic food in an Arab and Mediterranean fusion kind of style. Vegetarian and vegan. Instagram: @tamiaorganicfood. Carrer Tallers 35 (Raval).
Babula Bar 1937 - The team behind popular Sasha Bar has opened a restaurant with food, beautiful cocktails and coffee, and they say it is a homage to all the grannies in the world. Home-made kind of food in a stylish setting. Looks interesting. Instagram: @babulabar1937. Carrer Pau Claris 139 (Eixample).
Wine Mood - As the name gives away, a wine bar with tapas, cheese boards and more. Instagram: @winemoodbarcelona. Carrer Villarroel 26 (Eixample).
Patapam Tapas Bar - Tapas, dishes to share and vermouth in the Barceloneta. Instagram: @patapam_tapas. Carrer de la Reina Cristina 10.
Austral Coffee Bar - A specialty coffee shop that also carries teas, and offers kombucha, juices, beer and more. Instagram: @australcoffeebar. Viladomat 140 (Eixample).
Buscaté - Instant noodle and Bubble tea on Pau Claris 117 (Eixample). Looks cute, and their drinks are gorgeous. You can get a photo of yours made in your tea, adorable! Instagram: @buscate_barcelona.
Vascobelo - A café with Belgian roots and specialty coffee. They also serve waffles with Belgian chocolate toppings and more, breakfast, brunch and pretty dishes. They have a menu del día. Instagram: @vascobelospain. Enric Granados 1 (Eixample).
Encercle - This charming restaurant opens early and closes late, and is a place that welcomes everyone with delicious food with traditional roots. Read my review here. Carrer de Còrsega 372 (Eixample).
Mitte Restaurant - Gourmet sandwiches, lunch and dinner menus, and dishes to share. Instagram: @mitte_restaurant. Villaroel 106 (Eixample).
Ovnew - The talented team that is Jaime Lieberman and Jon Giraldo (Spoonik, Anormal) has opened a new and very unique space with amazing views in the Hesperia Tower on Avinguda de la Gran Via 144 (L’Hospitalet). Instagram: @ovnewrestaurant.
La Raspa de Mandri - Their social media presence might be humble but the dishes look VERY good, I can’t forget the image of their Bogavante a la Mallorquina. Instagram: @laraspademandri.
Sintonia - Good products, slow cooking and charcoal: the keys to success at this nice looking restaurant and cocktail bar inside the Gallery Hotel. @Instagram: @restaurante_sintonia. Carrer Roselló 249 (Eixample).
Baby Jalebi - There team behind the Fish & Chips chain has ventured into Punjabi street food and they are nailing it, according to many. Instagram: @baby_jalebi. Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 450 (Eixample).
Bar Lorenzo - Coming soon on Passeig Bonanova 105, with breakfasts, lunch and dinners. Don’t know much about this place yet, but you can follow them on Instagram: @barlorenzobcn.
Koma Restaurant - Showcooking (!) and tapas on Ronda Sant Pere 7 (Eixample). Instagram: @komarestaurante.
DSushi Santaló - Takeaway, delivery and catering on Santaló 153. Instagram: @dsushi_santalo.
Madness Coffee - A new specialty coffee place by the port and the ferry terminal. Moll de Barcelona, Terminal Norte. Instagram: @madnessbarcelona.
Super Naan - Fast and Healthy Indian food, sounds intriguing! Carrer Ferran 21 (Gotico). Instagram: @supernaan_.
Malaysia Express - Authentic Halal Malaysian food on Passeig Sant Joan 179 (Eixample). They also have a very affordable lunch deal. Loved their Laksa! Instagram: @malaysiaexpress.
Brewcoffee - Specialty coffee on Roger de Flor 102. Instagram: @brewcoffeebcn.
Belliny BCN - Benedict BCN’s little brother, also with a brunch focus. Looks cozy and charming! They also do cocktails. C/ Gran Via 555 (Eixample). Instagram: @belliny_bcn.
Loco Polo - Ice cream on a stick on Sombrerers 1 (Born). Interesting looking mixes such as Ferrero Rocher covered with white chocolate. Instagram: @thelocopolo.
Conesa Beer - Good reviews for this place with craft beer and tapas on Carrer Casanova 62 (Eixample). Instagram: @conesabeerbarcelona.
Distilleria - Italian restaurant and deli Leccabaffi has opened a cocktail bar on Bailèn 118. Instagram: @distilleriabcn.
Casa Carmen - Already present in Madrid, Sevilla and Granada has now opened another location in Barcelona on Avenida Sarrià. Instagram: @casacarmenrestaurant.
La Central - This burger chain has opened a new restaurant on Passeig del Born 29. Instagram: @la_ central _ hamburgueseria.
3 Lucas - On C/Jerusalem (Raval) there is a new place for carnivores: aged and grilled on charcoal. Should meat not be your thing but seafood is, then don’t worry, they grill fish too! They also have organic wines to pair it all with. Looks interesting! Instagram: @3lucasbarcelona.
China Crown - Fascinating new Chinese restaurant that focuses on gastronomy from the imperial China, in famous Casa Calvet. C/ Casp 48 (Eixample). Instagram: @chinacrownrestaurante.
Bunsen Burgers - They first opened in Dublin, and after their huge success they now also serve tasty burgers in Barcelona. They look delicious. Carrer Ferran 46 (Gotico). Instagram: @bunsenburgers.
Dulce Cave - A shop with great looking cakes, also available online. Instagram: @dulcecavebcn. C/: Zaragoza 26. (Putxet).
Le Romane - Food from Rome on Muntaner 103 (Eixample). I am no expert, but it looks great and has good reviews! Instagram: @leromanebarcelona.
Las Planchitas Taqueria - A small place specialized in Planchitas from Aguascalientes in central Mexico. Enrique Granados 26 (Eixample). Instagram: @lasplanchitastaqueria.
Five Guys - A new Five Guys burger joint has opened on Plaza Catalunya (!) and it’s enormous! Instagram: @fiveguys_es.
Taverna Oníric - Mediterranean dishes with locally sourced ingredients. Interesting dishes such as “coca de lengua de buey con crema agria y verduritas agridulces”. C/ Industria 79 (Eixample). @Instagram: @tavernaoniric.
Lilith & Sons - I’m extreme curious about this new cocktail bar in Poble Sec that also does food (their baos look great). C/ d’en Fontrodona 23. Instagram: @lilithandsons.
The Little Kitchen - Beautiful food and no menu at this fascinating new experience in C/Salvadors 12 (Raval). Instagram: @thelittlekitchenbcn.
El Bar Central -An extremely mysterious new place that Satan’s Coffee and Xemei are opening in the beautiful garden at Casa de la Misericòrdia in the Raval, just next to the great book shop La Central. It opened for one day only during Sant Jordi, and will presumably open permanently soon (?).
Para el Mal de Amores - Creative and healthy Mexican food on Diagonal 421. I’ve heard it’s fantastic! Instagram: @paraelmaldeamores.
Port Vela - Tapas and wine by the sea on Passeig Joan de Borbó 103 (Barceloneta). Instagram: @portvelabcn.
Taco Alto - This popular taco joint has now opened a new place on Ronda Universitat 12 (Eixample). Instagram: @tacoaltobcn.
Pranalú Global - Restaurant with a healthy focus, and office delivery. I like the look of the dishes! Carrer de Vallmajor 33 (Sant Gervasi). Instagram: @pranaluglobal.
P Sense Gluten - A gluten free bakery in La Sagrera, C/ Berenguer de Palou 147. Instagram: @psensegluten.
Abanik Bar - Tapas and great looking cocktails (Maple Daiquiri anyone?) in Eixample (Calabria 209). Instagram: @abanikbar.
La Güerita - New Mexican restaurant in Sant Antoni (C/ Manso 53). Instagram: @lagueritarestaurante.
Salt & Pepper - An all-day restaurant specialized in burgers and brunch in Pedralbes. During the week they open already at 7.30 in the morning. C/ de l’Alfambra 14. Instagram: @saltandpepperbcn.
Barietés - I love restaurants that specialize in something and do it well. In this establishment eggs are in focus, and the dishes look great. Ronda Sant Pau 5 (Sant Antoni) Instagram: @barietes.
Baldomero - This café is PERFECTION. It’s such a beautiful space, I really have no words. Make sure to check out their lunch which looks great. Passatge Mercader 16 (Eixample). Instagram: @baldomerobcn.
Pops Cook - Fun name for this new restaurant on C/ Girona 183 (Eixample) where Asian fusion food is prepared. Instagram: @popscook183.
Black Lab - The popular brewery in Barceloneta is opening a beer garden in Les Corts (no exact address announced yet). Instagram: @blacklabbcn.
Mozzafiato - Gourmet pizza, pasta and antipasti on Fabra I Puig 266 (Vilapicina). Instagram: @mozzafiatobcn.
Lúcuma y Camote - Peruvian and Mediterranean meet in this new restaurant on Avenida Icaria 132 (Vila Olimpica). Instagram: @lucumaycamote.
B Sandwiches - American-style sandwiches and bagels, home-made cakes and specialty coffee, and beer too! Looks interesting. C/ Trafalgar 39 (Eixample). Instagram: @b_sandwich.es.
Oizy - A new dumpling bar on C/ Escudellers 30 (Gótico). Instagram: @oizybcn.
About Salmon - The name says it all! The things they do with salmon here look tasty, and the space looks cute. They also do brunch, which is difficult to find in Gracia. C/ de Ramis 2 (Gracia). Instagram: @about.salmon.
Kanada-Ya - I’m pretty excited about this one. Their restaurant in London has been chosen to have the best ramen in all of London (!) and has now opened in Barcelona, so what are we waiting for..? C/ Valencia 240 (Eixample). Instagram: @kanadayabcn.
Rosa dels Vents - This restaurant consists of two spaces: a bar with tapas and cocktails on the bottom floor and on the second floor a space dedicated to a gastronomic journey. Sounds interesting. C/ Corsega 231-233 (Eixample). Instagram: @rosadelsventsbarcelona.
The Healthiest Choice - Inside the Barceloneta Market there is a beautiful new space offering breakfast and brunch every day from 9 to 16h. They also deliver to offices. Instagram: @thehealthiestchoicebcn.
L’Estupendito - This new bar is located in Sant Cugat and serves craft beer and tapas, including gluten-free options. C/ Sant Bonaventura 47 (Sant Cugat). Instagram: @lestupendito.