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Monja - CLOSED

6-8 Placa Espanya, 08014 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 23 35 50
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
26 May 2014
“This place was liquidated!!”
29 Mar 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
6-8 Placa Espanya, 08014 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

It no longer exists! Didn't realise that until we were standing outside the place... And now I have to fill in space so I get over the 100 characters limit... :(

Thank RodeyMcG
Reviewed 29 March 2014 via mobile

They broke. They broke. They broke. Not longer there. They broke. They broke. They broke. Not longer there. They broke. They broke. They broke. Not there. They broke. They broke. They broke. Not longer there. They broke. They broke. They broke. Not longer there. They...More

1  Thank Jeronimo D
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Located at Placa Espanya they provide great Tapas, a fixed menu for Euro 35 (including wine, Cava & Coffee) was really worth it. We tried a number of Tapas bars during our 5 day trip, this was the best. Service was cheerful, multilingual and thoughtful...More

Thank Alistair W
Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

We went to Plaza Espanya to see the evening fireworks of this special day and selected this place for the great reviews. It was so well disguised that we could not see it right in front if us. We ordered the tapas menu and received...More

Thank KeldEdler
Reviewed 20 September 2013

On our last evening in Barcelona we went here for our dinner. It was excellent! The staff was very friendly and welcoming. The food was delicious, every single dish we enjoyed (we had 5 different tapas and 3 desserts). We gave a tip (we're used...More

Thank UltraFrisss
Reviewed 29 August 2013 via mobile

This was a fabulous restaurant woth fabulous staff. We went as we were goinh to see the magic fountains and saw monja on trip advisor. Three tapas and a desert was perfect! Wpuld 100% recommend!! PS definitely order the tomato bread!

Thank soniatrivedi
Reviewed 22 August 2013 via mobile

Music is cheesy covers of 90s hits. Didn't expect one of the tapas plates to appear like canned tuna. It had thinly sliced tomatoes and a mountain of raw onion rings. Bright lights, as much atmosphere as a 24 hour convenience store. Chipped glasses. Waiters...More

Thank Jbzberlin
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Tasty tapas. We had a very enjoyable meal. They couldn't accommodate our party of eight inside but waived their usual 20% surcharge for sitting in the terrace. Excellent ham. The wait staff were very nice. We chose this location because it was well reviewed and...More

Thank Gary and Lisa L
Reviewed 2 August 2013 via mobile

We wanted to eat at the terrace, which was no problem for the waitress, however once we received the menu there was a note at the bottom saying that eating outside adds 20% (!) to all prices. We therefore decided to go inside. The waitress...More

Thank Dries D
Reviewed 12 July 2013

We went in mainly due to us being at placa Espanya and seeing the favourable reviews. We went in, were greeted very pleasantly and the waitress answered all the questions we had. We picked 4 tapas and when we came to order, I was quite...More

Thank TWGlasgow
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-8 Placa Espanya, 08014 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 934 23 35 50
  • E-mail
Javier Patino es el creador de Monja un espacio gastronomico dedicado en cuerpo y alma a los ibericos. Inaugurado en mayo de 2012, el restaurante cuenta ademas con un rinconcito donde podremos comprar sus productos para disfrutarlos en casa.Situado en plena Plaza Espana, se trata de un pequeno espacio, muy luminoso durante el dia, con unas pocas mesas y una barra donde descubriremos una interesante carta de tapas y medias raciones elaborada con productos de maxima calidad.El dueno, siempre al frente de su paraiso para gourmets, asesora encantado a sus clientes en un ambiente cuidado, relajado y agradable decorado con gusto y buena musica de fondo.
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