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Quimet & Quimet

Poeta Cabanyes 25, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 42 31 42
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon” (182 reviews)
“caviar” (68 reviews)
“tapas” (518 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Poeta Cabanyes 25, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great tapas in Barcelona, this is the place. There’s a good chance it will be crowded and there will be a Queue out the door. However, it is worth waiting in the queue for a standing room only spot...More

Thank V K
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing little gem!! great atmosphere, incredible food and amazing service from the family (owners). Cant stop recommending this little restaurant to all my friends heading to Barcelona.

Thank peter r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This neighborhood tapas bar was recommended by the late chef Anthony Bourdain when he visited several years ago. We went and loved it - the food is great! It is very busy and the place is small, so you need to queu. There is a...More

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't tell anyone about this place. It's crowded now so more people will make it harder to eat yummy tapas, drink, and stand around yakking with friends, though sitting on the neighbors entry stoop was handy.. A hole in the wall bar, standing room only,...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 19.10 and it was already crowded!(opens at 19.00).Original tapas made the minute you order them,unique taste.I loved the one with salmon .Great atmosphere.I strongly recommend it!

Thank summerfanAthens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Packed with Spaniards and foreign foodies, this place is well worth with a visit. Arrive as soon as possible to score a stool or at least a cosy spot for standing room only. The tapas are divine and focus on unusual pairings like sardines and...More

Thank thicket123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was told this was Anthony Bourdain's favorite tapas bar in Barcelona, and it kinda makes sense. Everything I was served was fresh and the little plates are all camera-ready - beautiful. Also had the best glass of Cava I've ever tried. Quite delicious. There...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for some tapas and the good wine to go with it. A super small place with no possibility for sitting down. It is always busy and full of people mostly tourists enjoying the good that spain has to offer. In a way it...More

Thank Thabo H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small standing room only restaurant. Arrive early to avoid lineups. All the tapas are rich and flavorful. Lots of options to choose from and have some wine or beer with your tapas. The prices are reasonable and it's a great place to...More

Thank Safari M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you only eat one place, go here! There are very few chairs/stools and the place is very small. Everything we tried was amazing and very reasonably priced. A true local experience!

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Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
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front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
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Questions & Answers
11 April 2018|
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Response from Pelias M | Reviewed this property |
If you're a group (more than 20) I strongly reccomend you to go to Opera Samfaina in orther to get a general impression of Catalonia (about tapes). Quimet & Quimet is "good" for couples, lately is more people with cameras... More
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Mustapha M
30 December 2017|
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Response from CoronaOldTown | Reviewed this property |
No. This is a standing room only restaurant with table and very quaint. They do not take reservations. I recommend you get there early because this will be one of your best memories
Alice L
13 August 2017|
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Response from Ron A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry I cannot answer that but can't imagine why they would not be open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poeta Cabanyes 25, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Montjuic
  • Neighbourhood: Montjuic
  • Phone Number: +34 934 42 31 42
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