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Cinc Sentits

#147 of 8,101 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Eixample
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Aribau 58, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 23 94 90
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13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The chef's starters were really good and also the best experience of the evening. After that the food was fine but not surprising and wines not matching. For the price of €400 a little bit disappointing.

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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My friend and i took a late dinner here and choose the 6 course tasting menu and wine parring. The tappas starter and pork belly was the best thing we had that night out of that menu but unfortunatly the tasting between was lacking flavour. The staff was very proffesional and ready to acompany us in any way. Unfortunatly with... More 

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NSW
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

During our stay in Barcelona we decided to treat ourselves to a Michelin star restaurant, of which there are a few in Barcelona. This one, 5 Senses sounded intriguing and was a good walk from our accommodation so we booked a month or more in advance for lunch . From our welcome amuse bouche of salty, sweet , crunchy yumness... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Ideal for our special celebration. Amazing food and service equivalent to top Michelin star restaurant. The experience is one for us to remember for ever. They check out what you won't/can't eat and the whole menu is a surprise on the day but each tasting dish was explained in detail by the great staff and we thoroughly enjoyed every dish.... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I have been here one business dinner a couple of times and the food is absolutely outstanding! This is my favorite restaurant in Barcelona. The wine and the service is also excellent.

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Thank Ingunn72
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Definitely a 'go to' restaurant if you are a foodie! The menus are set but if there's something you don't like they will change it for you. My pictures say it all really...loved it!!!

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1 Thank Amandbrad
Stockport
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

we arrived and the restaurant is classy and very understated. The staff are charming and highly knowledgeable. we had the 4 and 6 course taster menu which was quite outstanding, with great respect paid to the ingredients of of fish, meat and vegatables. very big on local ingredients. This was quite simply the best meal I have ever had. Fantastic!

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Thank RussellGStockport
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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359 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We visited Barcelona to dine at a series of Michelin starred restaurants. This was the first one. The service was excellent, everything flowed smoothly. There was never a wait for anything and the food was creative and delicious. This is a very special place.

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Thank Jarb46
Telford, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We had the 6 course tasting menu with accompaning drinks. Fantastic contemporary catalonian cuisine, partivularly liked the starters and Tapas. Would recommend this to anyone that enjoys great food without fuss. Very clean and simple decor and excellent service.

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Thank matt b
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We were very much looking forward to this dinner, as we have enjoyed a few wonderful Michelin starred restaurants and wanted to have a fancy, foodie experience while on vacation. I had read about cinc sentits and the many good reviews of the tasting menus. We were particularly drawn to it since the menu uses mostly Catalan / Spanish ingredients,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$67 - US$123
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
Thursday
13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
Friday
13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
Saturday
13:30 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aribau 58, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighbourhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 933 23 94 90
Description
Awarded a Michelin star since 2008, and rated #1 for food in Barcelona by Zagat, Cinc Sentits has created a buzz in Barcelona. Prodigal chef Jordi Artal's playful experiments with Catalan tastes, aromas, textures, layers, and sensations is cutting edge stuff. He recommends the seasonal tasting menu, letting each course bring a new and exciting sensation to your palate. There is a 6-course and a shorter 4-course version of the menu, both available with an optional wine pairing. All this, plus professional yet friendly multilingual service in a modern setting.

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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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