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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Els Quatre Gats -( Catalan for "The Four Cats") is a café, restaurant , that famously became a popular meeting place for famous artists throughout the modernist period in Catalonia, known as Modernism. The café opened on June 12, 1897 in the famous Casa Martí, and served as a hostel, bar and cabaret until it eventually became a central meeting point for Barcelona’s most prominent modernist figures, such as Pablo Picasso and Ramon Casas i Carbó. The bar closed due to financial difficulties in June 1903, but was reopened and eventually restored to its original condition in 1989. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Healthy breakfasts, complete, tasty and all with very good looks. Natural juices also very complete”
  • 62 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great brunch menu with healthy juices and cakes. A 2 minute walk from the loft!”
  • 56 locals recommend
Art Gallery
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“A cosy place, ideal to have breakfast while enjoying ​art, and great environment. Ideal as well to work while having a coffee ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“Traditional cuisine, nice old fashion style restaurant with marble tables”
  • 27 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“Lately it became a fashion of hamburger places in Barcelona and could tell that these places is where they make the best burgers in town.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bistro
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“Beatiful bistro and coffeshop, kind and friendly staff. They offer great juices, cakes, bocadillos (sandwiches) and lunch menu all with prime quality. You can stop for breakfast or lunch on your way to the city. Don't miss the brunch on weekends!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
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“All their dishes are very well cooked, all food they buy is from local shops, bread is from a great bakery in Gracia. They serve pasta, fish, hamburguers, salads, wide range of dishes in a confortable atmosphere. Brunches are served during the weekends.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A highly popular coffee shop in the center of Barcelona, that provides coffee for other cafes as well as serving up delicious cups in their own shop. The baristas here are quite knowledgeable. They measure out each cup of coffee individually and feature a poster of many different flavors of coffees to help you decide what to order. They serve absolutely everything from hand pours to cold brews to coffee-lemonade combos and small-batch espressos. So, you’ll always have plenty of options.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
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“Artisan bakery & coffee shop. Relaxing place with a nice terrace on the Placa.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Brunch & Cake is the ultimative brunch place! usually there are long queues and you cant make reservations. if you go early (like at 10 or 11) you probably wont wait or not for long. the food is very good and prepared in a creative way : ) staff is quick. they have various restaurants. one is close to the beach : )”
  • 9 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Known around the world. I don't like it very much, but it has confortable sofas... :)”
  • 8 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Fresh bread or a spot of breakfast, good coffee, great pastries and fresh juices. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Amazing coffee brewery with good coffee from well-selected beans. High-quality coffee!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Hotel
“It's a very cool hotel with coffee places, restaurants and a nice bar with live music to go during the night! Worth checking their chedule! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Church
“This "churrería" was there probably before they began the Sagrada Familia. Family owned, three generations, ¿you need more reasons? They invented the "frank-churro", yes, a frankurt inside a churro!!”
  • 8 locals recommend