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Bar Nanit

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Eixample
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C/ Balmes, 79, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 51 98 39
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Barcelona, Spain
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Nanit has been a favorite of ours for a few years. It's about as close as you get to true shanghai food here in Barcelona. Jun mai has always got a smile for us. The shu mai is wonderful (both flavors) the the country noodles are great with extra chili.

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Thank sarahstothart
Barcelona, Spain
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319 reviews
302 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Following the advice of some good reviews I decided to go to this restaurant for a quick lunch. I asked the menu (12 euros) with wongton soup and the noodles. The food was correct nothing more. I was surprised with the positive reviews. It isn't bad but I'm still trying to find a good Chinese restaurant in BCN.

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Thank David P
Merida, Venezuela
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I came here on my lunch break and I had to wait for over an hour to get my food, even though it was a menu meal. So if you are in a hurry, you better go to another place. The food is really good, though! The amount of food is just right, it is really fresh and is affordable.

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Thank Rangelav
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I've been here twice - the last time in July 2014. Both times I've eaten some of the best chinese food I've tried. The dumplings are especially good. Packed with flavor. Friendly, and ok-english-speaking service as well. I will come back every time I'm in Barcelona.

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Thank Ole Martin M
Brisbane, Australia
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40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

I prefer to write a review that contributes positive experiences for other travellers to enjoy. Unfortunately this restaurant is not one of those places. It is well located and looked ok but that was it. I had to wait a long time to be served something that seemed like it was out of an instant noodle pack. A bowl full... More 

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Thank Tranverse
Fairfax, Virginia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was close to Plaza de Cataluñya, which was convenient. The food was savory but a bit salty. The service was good with K pop being played.

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Thank Alexanne Yungmi K
Barcelona, Spain
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86 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

APR 16 : Having read a glowing review in the Metropolitan, I was shocked as to how awful the food was in Bar Nanit. It was terrible, tasteless microwaved packet food similar to eating in a food court in a shopping mall. Overpriced and small portions. Unfriendly slow service. A complicated fast food style of ordering ,ticking dishes on a... More 

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Thank A C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

The place itself is a little rough and ready. Menu not very extensive. Ordered noodles which looked like they had come straight out of a super noodle packet. Had dim sum which was tasty. Portions not very big. Starters came after main. You have a tiny saucer with which to eat from. It was an average experience but wouldn't go... More 

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Thank James L
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Welcome to Shangai!!! Spicy, really taste and awesome real chinese food at the nearby center of Barcelona! Have a good meal!

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Thank JordiCu
Barcelona, Spain
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80 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Great food but the young Spanish waitress was rude and not ay all professional. Shame because due to the substandard we will not be returning. Unfortunate because the food is good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Balmes, 79, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighbourhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 934 51 98 39

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Eixample

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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