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El Modernista

Passeig Garcia Faria, 25, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 66 41 35
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (10 reviews)
“paella” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Passeig Garcia Faria, 25, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Always when i.am in spain barcelona without modernista ferkfast lunch diner i dont going live pizza pallei its like a fast love

Thank hardeep s
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you Hardeep for your kind words. See you soon.

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at the Hesperia Hotel for a week and do not forget to visit this place good food and the best sangria I have tasted

1  Thank Cristian M
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ordered 2 big plates of tapas. My husband had Patatas Bravas, which we know how they should look like, but were not from fresh peeled potatoes, but fried potatoes from a bag(pre-prepaired). The sauce was not as a Patatas Bravas sauce...More

Thank Snoopy Š
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was just outside our hotel so we went in for lunch. Salad was fresh nothing special. We had few stakes all of them were good. I hade the beef tenderloin. It was done well the meet was tasty. Fries were fine too. If...More

1  Thank Shir D
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We passed this place a couple of days ago and decided to go back to try the dinner at one of the local places on the front. Mrs F had the paella which was nice. My son had the Macaroni Bolognese. Despite the temptation of...More

Thank 185martynf
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Friendly service. The food is very nice and the variety is good as well. Kids enjoyed the tapas and the mains were a good size

Thank PRGG
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Thank you so much for your visit and review. We are happy to know that you had a great time here. See you next time Regards

Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

After reading the other trip advisor results and wanting an evening of tapas and wine we visited El Modernista just meters away from our hotel. The restaurant was pretty quiet as expected and the service was attentive and really good especially the wine suggestion, thank...More

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grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Dear Mr. Alan First of all thank you for visit us and for taking the time to leave a review about us. Indeed we are well known for our service and food so i's a little bit confusing for us when you refer as tapas...More

Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Love his restaurant. Friendliest, most accommodating staff. I wanted to sit outside just with a Cafe con leche & they were so nice, offered me a big table near the outdoor fireplace. Went back had their tortilla de patatas, which was delish served with traditional...More

Thank Sherpa234379
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Hello dear customer We are pleased to know that you liked the food as much as the attention received, we hope that soon we will be able to have you among us again.

Reviewed November 7, 2017

We stopped here for lunch while taking the hop-on hop-off bus tour of Barcelona. The food was fresh and tasty - we had ensalada and pizza - perfect lunch. The wait staff were friendly and it was lovely sitting outside.

Thank Margy M
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2017

Dear Margy On behalf of the Modernista team we wanna thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write this opinion about us. We hope you come here on another time and keep triying our menus. Best regards,

Reviewed October 1, 2017

Saw a group of restaurants from the top deck of a hop on hop off bus and decided to give one a go. We picked El Modernista largely because of the helpful attitude of our waitress. The food was excellent (yes, paella) and we were...More

1  Thank David C
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

David C, Thank you for pic our place and give us a try. We are so happy to know that you did not regreat it. Please, come back on another time, you are always welcome here to keep trying more of us. Best regards,

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as a host of local and international high tech
companies. To accommodate the onrush of new residents
and workers, the area of Poblenou has seen a surge of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeig Garcia Faria, 25, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Poblenou
  • Neighbourhood: Poblenou
  • Phone Number: +34 932 66 41 35
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