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Chicoa

Calle Aribau, 73, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 53 11 23
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
9 Dec 2016
“Worse meal I have ever had!”
13 Nov 2016
“Cosy and Rustic ”
Open Now
1:30 PM - 3:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Calle Aribau, 73, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
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1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I do not know if this even warrants a star but I don't want anyone to feel conned after they have visited and eaten here. I followed the TripAdvisor rating to come here and I will always go to an independent restaurant instead of a...More

Thank sepheryn
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We were in Chicoa as our friend who lives in Barcelona hosted us to this typical Catalan cuisine...and for the first time got to know that the speciality is cod fish ie bacalhau as is typical of Portugal. Whatever we had was a recommendation of...More

Thank Sparkie09
Reviewed 13 October 2016

On our first night in Barcelona we decided to visit a restaurant recommended by a friend at home who had lived in Barcelona. I was a little nervous because I had developed some dental issues while in Lisbon and had some severe tooth pain. When...More

Thank Gurumanjohn
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We dropped into Chicoa as we veered off the main touristy strips. Our find proved to be exciting and surprising. The reception was 'cold' at first but warmed up after a little while-I think it mainly had to with the owner not being well versed...More

Thank findingnumberone
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Was here for business but the atmosphere was just as good for romantic Dinners. Fairly intimate, with excellent food and wine and some of the best olives ever.

Thank ian70clark
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Having not really figured out what Catalan cuisine was after 3 days in Barcelona, we went to this place on the last night (Saturday night) of our trip. A little bit 'old school' in look and decor, but the food was very tasty and staff...More

Thank MattBristol
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Just going in took me back into those beautiful old timet wine cellers what amazed me was all the famous catalan figures that have eaten there. My wife ordered a cod she was amazed by the quality of the product I ordered myself a steak...More

1  Thank Marta P
Reviewed 20 July 2015

The interior may be faux alpine, but there's nothing faux about the food. Flavourful green olives and a couple of crusty rolls arrived at the table unannounced. We had grilled vegetables as an appetizer. They were generously bathed in a fragrant olive oil and grilled...More

2  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

I found this restaurant by googling best Catalan food and found it on a time out guide. Despite this I was the only non Spanish/Catalan speaking person there. After two nights of greasy tapas I wanted something different. The service was very friendly, the setting...More

2  Thank Retrogirl68
Reviewed 5 June 2014

I had visited this restaurant a few times before and had good memories of it. Unfortunately it seems they changed owners. The incredibly unfriendly lady who runs the restaurant started ruining our lunch. Then the portions were small, overpriced and badly presented. Shame, since the...More

1  Thank Ttopsmar
Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Aribau, 73, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighbourhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 934 53 11 23
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