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El Modernista

Passeig Garcia Faria, 25, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 66 41 35
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (10 reviews)
“paella” (15 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Passeig Garcia Faria, 25, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 5 days ago

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 1 October 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

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

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service. The seafood is still flapping its that fresh. Stumbled across the place but in a row of other restaurants it was not only full but full of locals. Just finished me beer and I'm full. Great value and really friendly. Enjoy.

Thank 22Mike1960
grupnass, Director de Recepción at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Mike Thank you so much for this review. Welcome back whenever you want. See you soon!

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Oh we like it. good food friendly staff. highly recommend it. try it seafood paella, salads, pizzas, beers....

Thank mrvytas
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear guests Thank you so much for your visit and review, you are welcome to come again whenever you want, we will always have a table for you guys. Best regards

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I had 2 trips to Barcelona in the space of 2 years, in both years we went to the same place.Very good service and food is excellent.More

Thank Mostafa E
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Mr. Mostafa We are so pleased that you and your family keep coming to our place and continue to enjoy our service. We truly aprecciate your fidelity with us and we are grateful to see that you remeber us every time you come to Barcelona....More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Is one of the best tapas restaurant ih the zone we went there and we enjoy it alot best service and best food hope all can go and visit it !!

Thank hardeep s
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Hardeep, Thanks for your visit and for your nice coment. Please visit us on another time!! Best regards,

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I am sincerely recommend to visit this restaurant and try the paella. We went there with friends and had most tasteful paella of all!! Staff was very friendly and entertaining! We had a really good time there! I would definitely visit this place again while...More

Thank Agne G
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Dear Ange Thank you so much for this kind comment, it really help us to keep growing and getting better. Please come back at any time you want to. Best regards, Modernista team.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We ate here on a Saturday night in June. We were greeted and shown to a table straight away. Complimentary olives were given to us with the menus. We ordered our food starters came quickly and were big enough we could have shared! Main courses...More

Thank Colin p
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear guest Thank you for your visit, we hope to see you again over here or if you like you can also visit Els Peixaters or A-BRASA-ME, places that are also ours. Best regards,

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

AMAZING! Can't recommend this restaurant enough! Stayed in Barcelona 4 nights and ate here for 3 of them! Seafood paella is incredible! Hasan was excellent!

Thank rebeccalitt123
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear guest Thank you so much for your incredible coment about us. I will let Hassan know your kind opinion about him. You are always welcome. Best regards,

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This place has become my husband and I's favourite ever place. The food is to excellent, paella, tapas, all tasty, fresh and hot. The service is second to none and the staff will do anything for you. The price is reasonable and the servings are...More

Thank Posh2008
grupnass, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Modernista, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear guest We are pleased to have married you! xD Thank you so much for your kind coment, and for taking the time to leave an extense review about us, this help us to grow like you have no idea, so again, thank you. You...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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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