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Abissinia

Torrent de les Flors, 56, 08024 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 13 07 85
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Torrent de les Flors, 56, 08024 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017

I visited Barcelona for my daughter's birthday and took her and some friends to her favorite restaurant, Abissinia. We had a great time with the wonderful staff. We got the meal "unlimited" so we could get refills on everything we liked - which was everything!!!...More

Thank Vicki Denine L
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Fantastic injera bread meal. I'm a vegetarian and I ate VERY well there. I eat a LOT and the waiter just kept bringing me more! :))) Very nice environment.

Thank chrisfillion
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Una experiencia increíble! La comida tenía muchas especias, no me suelen gustar pero debo admitir que era delicioso. Nada estaba mal cocinado y aunque puede ser un poco caro merece mucho la pena, además que ponen mucha comida. Y último pero no menos importante, el...More

Thank Albert M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We just been there as a group and we enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. Its tasty like in the direction of Indian food but Morrocan spiced. Quite good flavours. It takes a bit handling to eat with your fingers as sometimes the the food...More

Thank gergoe82
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great food, great vibes. Slightly pricy, but worth it. Eating with your hands makes the whole experience more intimate, relaxed and unpretentious. Lovely decor as well :)

Thank Elisabeth S
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

What a finding! You feel like you're in Africa in every single way. You feel it, you see it, and you taste it. Love women owned business. The food is outstanding, the atmosphere is unique

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Each time I go to Abissinia, i love it more. Raquel, the owner, greets all her customers with love. Her adorable children move freely about, visiting with the regulars and smiling at everyone. The food is amazing. Each dish has signature spices that blend into...More

Thank Vicki Denine L
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We went here, two adults one child and were seated on beautiful handmade tables and waited on with real hospitality. We ordered the tasting plate as we couldn't decide- everything sounded so tasty. It was wonderfully presented on a large plate and tasted brilliant, perfectly...More

Thank Levingos
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We get to eat there with friends on a saturday evening (you have to make an reservation). Everything was great! Delicious food (eaten by hands), nice staff and cool livemusic!

Thank Montino S
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Barcelona has tons of great local food restaurants, but even if you are in the city for just a few days, I strongly advise you to eat lunch or dinner at Abissinia. For sure you will go to Parc Guell, so my tip is to...More

Thank Daniel L
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Gracia literally stands out from the pack. It used to
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the centre, a visit here feels like you’re in a whole
different city. The bohemian vibe has drawn many
international artists to this area, resulting in a
wide selection of galleries, live music and artsy
boutique stores. The nightlife is centered around the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 23:45
Monday
20:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
20:00 - 23:45
Thursday
20:00 - 23:45
Friday
20:00 - 23:45
Saturday
14:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torrent de les Flors, 56, 08024 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Gracia
  • Neighbourhood: Gracia
  • Phone Number: +34 932 13 07 85
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