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Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 392, Local 7, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 25 34 76
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
1 Sep 2014
“It's "La Sort" now”
9 Sep 2013
“SCAM — The real 'ben' doesn't exists anymore”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Cafe, International, European
€€ - €€€
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 392, Local 7, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

I went to find Bén but is La Sort now. Lovely service, the coffee was fine, but don't go out of your way

Thank Lesley P
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I went there with my family to have a good breakfast after reading this page, but I've been very disappointed. This cafe has been bought by new owners and it looks like any basic cafe. Nothing special, we came at 11:30 and they weren't able...More

2  Thank Jonas H
Reviewed 22 August 2012

We were very lucky to stumble past this gem when hopping off our bus tour. Food was delicious and I can recommend the lunch menu for excellent value. Owner allowed us to try the beer before we purchased and was also very helpful with directing...More

2  Thank Alice C
Reviewed 22 July 2012

We had the meat lasagna and the potatoes with the spicy sauce.. The lasagna was really good, it was like my grandma cooked it !:) The potatoes were really nice as well, the sauce was delicious.. And the people that worked here were super friendly!!

1  Thank susan v
Reviewed 13 June 2012

My BF and I ran into this little Gem around the corner from our Hotel. We really stopped for some directions but after seeing the yummy menu on the wall we decided to stay for a quick snack and Coffee. SO GLAD WE DID! The...More

1  Thank Labioslindo
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Sometimes a traveler just gets lucky! We were lucky enough to stop at Ben on our way to the Catalunyan National Museum of Art . We were hungry and glad to have our waiter's recommendations. Great food, but it was most engaging that our waiter...More

2  Thank Alan T
Reviewed 19 May 2012

It's the only decent place near Plaça España. In front of the commercial Center Las Arenas, the old bullring. Nice Terrace, good unexpensive food (sandwiches and unexpensive quick dishes), terrific coffee and super terrace.

1  Thank Leo P
Reviewed 13 May 2012

I stopped there because I noticed the WIFI sign in the window and though it would be nice to have a sandwich and check some things in the Internet because I had just been robbed in the Metro, a Barcelona pass time I hear. Anyway...More

Thank Johnniefromelgin
Reviewed 28 April 2012

We have been here several times and we always had a very warm welcome. A very relaxed place to be! We didn't have time to enjoy the meals but we will try them the next time! The Portuguees owner of Ben's Bar speaks fluently English...More

1  Thank jujucoulonges
Reviewed 19 April 2012

You have to visit to 'experience' Ben... its a cracking little boutique cafe that cater for everyone; I've been there on numerous occasions and have seen every type of customer there... from big groups of friends. couples, singles, kids and business people alike. Its great...More

2  Thank Trendoss
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 392, Local 7, 08015 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 933 25 34 76
  • E-mail
Bén Offers Good Food At Great Value: Ecological Coffee & A Fine Selection Of Teas & Infusions Continental Breakfast French & Danish Pastries Hot Food Served All Day Salads Aperitifs Friendly Good Music Terrace
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