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El Bitxo

Verdaguer i Callas 9 | a lado de El Palau de la Música, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 68 17 08
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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Verdaguer i Callas 9 | a lado de El Palau de la Música, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The bar is just steps from the PalaU Musica Catalana which makes it a perfect after-concert stop. The owner is a wine connoisseur so you are starting out with a superior wine base from which to make your selection. On top of that you have...More

Thank cali_girl_kara
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We had a wonderful experience in El Bitxo. Staff were really fun and very accommodating. Generally reservations are needed, however on the night we dropped in there were open tables. The kitchen was able to make slight modifications to the menu choices. The salmon and...More

Thank JScottotr
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Many, many thanks to Ivana and Eulalia for giving us a magical night. Truly fantastic heart-felt service, with perfect recommendations. Don’t miss the torta del casar, and the chili con carne. We’ll be back with all of our friends...or maybe we’ll keep this our magical...More

Thank 617tonyc
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Great atmosphere in what felt like an authentic tapas bar. We had excellent local cava (sparkling wine) and a series of outstanding dishes. Their potats bravas were the best of the week! Our party of four shared dishes and only slightly over indulged with a...More

Thank RakkiToo
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

..quirky small eatery which offers excellent food, wine and lovely service..this was our last night before our return home..otherwise we would revisit

Thank Harold L
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant and bar is very well located near Palau de la Musica and is perfect for a before or after bite to eat and drinks. It is cozy, quiet and charming inside with very friendly service. They have a variety of tapas and...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Octopus with truffle oil was really delicious. Best one I ever had. Very friendly personnel and speaking English. Top!!!! Greetzzz from friends of Belgium.

Thank heuf h
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A quaint restaurant with big flavours. We loved the potatoes with hot sauce and salmon. It was a delicious dinner.

Thank Kellytyf
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had a quick bite before seeing a show at Palau de la Musica. The potatoes were delicious and I liked the cherries with the bill.

Thank rainbowmosaics
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Recommended to us by a local guide when he heard we were going to a concert at the Palau de la Musica in Barcelona, we were very pleased with the tip. It is very small, one could walk by and think it had no room,...More

Thank KMN501
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
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13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Verdaguer i Callas 9 | a lado de El Palau de la Música, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
  • Neighbourhood: El Born / La Ribera
  • Phone Number: +34 932 68 17 08
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