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Barcelona Restaurant

) #12 of 539 Restaurants in Albany €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, European, Spanish
1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
+1 518-438-1144
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here. Our server was terrific, the appetizer of chorizo was outstanding, the entrées were very good but not the same type of high quality as the appetizer. We definitely recommend the restaurant to anyone visiting the area.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Barcelona was near our hotel - it was such a delightful surprise. Menu represented the Mediterranean region with traditional dishes accented with a twist. We had a mozzarella caprece appetizer - chef made a basil oil and balsamic reduction to amplify the tomato and...More

Thank G9397STpats
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We recently tried this restaurant after looking thru trip advisor and were pleasantly surprised. Located near U Albany on Western Ave, this restaurant serves a variety of mediterranean and american dishes at a reasonable price. We loved Max, our server, who went out of his...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my birthday at Barcelona. What a perfect choice. The food and service were exceptional (as always). Truly felt like we were in Barcelona! Can't wait to go back😀

Thank Laurie N
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Companion and I visited on April 29, 2017 for dinner. I have driven past this place for years and never thought about it for dinner. We won't be making that mistake again; it is excellent. I was torn among 6 entrees that I wanted to...More

Thank mrnugget
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A friend and I were visiting Albany, and after a long walk around the old Albany neighborhood in which this restaurant is located, we were ready for something different for dinner. It was a perfect spring evening, and without a reservation, we still scored a...More

Thank DawgOnTheRoad
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Small local place worth checking out..if you like eggplant parm..this is the place to go! My husband had the lamb and loved it. They have something for everyone and a great wine menu as well.

Thank P4221CXlisam
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a party of 9 for Easter dinner and it was very good. There was only one mishap...that being the fact that someone at our table had a long piece of hair in their salad. The waiter apologized profusely and returned with a new...More

Thank Takemetoalaska
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My husband and I come here whenever we want a meal we know will be good. The tapas at the bar are delicious (and so is the sangria). One of my favorite meals of all-time is the rack of lamb. We've never had a negative...More

Thank Caroline A
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I went here with my family for my cousin's baby shower. The staff was great. The location was perfect from the hotel. The food was great even for vegan and vegetarians. I would go back.

Thank Marissa C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Have you done anything to address the noise level? Noise dampening on the ceiling or walls....
12 August 2016|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say we had a toddler with us so we were part of the noise problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-438-1144
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