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Quimet & Quimet

Poeta Cabanyes 25, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 42 31 42
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon” (178 reviews)
“caviar” (67 reviews)
“tapas” (513 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Poeta Cabanyes 25, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice place for some tapas and the good wine to go with it. A super small place with no possibility for sitting down. It is always busy and full of people mostly tourists enjoying the good that spain has to offer. In a way it...More

Thank Thabo H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a small standing room only restaurant. Arrive early to avoid lineups. All the tapas are rich and flavorful. Lots of options to choose from and have some wine or beer with your tapas. The prices are reasonable and it's a great place to...More

Thank Safari M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you only eat one place, go here! There are very few chairs/stools and the place is very small. Everything we tried was amazing and very reasonably priced. A true local experience!

Thank coupons10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staggered that this cramped taperia is rated so highly. The waiter was inept and rude and the food can be best described as pretentious dairylea lunchables. Unfortunately my girlfriend had the runs for two days and we had to fly home early. She passed away...More

4  Thank jameshartington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Quimet & Quimet after reading many positive reviews and were extremely dissatisfied. We were overcharged and humiliated in front of other customers as we contested the bill. The owner clearly recognised us as tourists and easy targets to overcharge by nearly 50%...More

Thank abikatehogarth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We do Anthony Bourdain restaurants, everything we expected and more. Fantastic topas, the asparagus and salmon was unbelievable. This place will get crowded almost as soon as it opens, and try to make your order at one time. Not being ready to order is bad...More

Thank Marko78Aggie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quimet y quimet it's a very traditional tapas bar of Barcelona. But if you want to try the best taps of barcelona I can ensure that it's really worth. You're not going to waste your money and you're going to have a sensitive travel between...More

Thank vid93
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Very small place, standing room only. Select food from a menu and it is prepared in front of you. As it is also a wine bar you can select your wine from their vast array. Owner was more than happy to recommend wine within your...More

Thank John V
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Def worth going. Did it blow out minds? No. Some great seafood and wonderful tapas. Does it live up to the hhhhhype on this place? I’d say barely. Don’t get me wrong it’s great and worth a visit. Just not the best food...More

Thank robkolar
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Realised too late that there was no food available up on the hill at the castle and came down on the funicular,ravenous at 3.30 to luck into finding this great little tapas bar plus at that time it was quiet. Really characterful,good value,amazing wine choice...More

Thank Nicholas G
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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April 11, 2018|
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Response from Pelias M | Reviewed this property |
If you're a group (more than 20) I strongly reccomend you to go to Opera Samfaina in orther to get a general impression of Catalonia (about tapes). Quimet & Quimet is "good" for couples, lately is more people with cameras... More
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December 30, 2017|
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Response from CoronaOldTown | Reviewed this property |
No. This is a standing room only restaurant with table and very quaint. They do not take reservations. I recommend you get there early because this will be one of your best memories
Alice L
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Ron A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry I cannot answer that but can't imagine why they would not be open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poeta Cabanyes 25, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Montjuic
  • Neighbourhood: Montjuic
  • Phone Number: +34 934 42 31 42
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