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Barcelona Restaurant and Bar

263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
+1 614-443-3699
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (82 reviews)
“paella” (90 reviews)
“peach soup” (8 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
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Reviewed yesterday

What a lovely outdoor patio area! We had lunch here and really enjoyed it. I do wish they had some fans set up for the summer heat bc the patio is enclosed there isn't much of a breeze, but it is beautiful. The food was...More

Thank RomaTraveled
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this place. Had a party and everyone's food was great. The scallops are fantastic and the halibut was incredible. The only knock was the wine the server suggested was too young and acidic for our taste. Overall excellent food, and satisfactory service ( had...More

Thank chucksierke
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have not been to this restaurant for several years. We were with a large group of 8. Although we had a reservation, we were not able to be seated on the patio but we did have a nice table. The food here is definitely...More

Thank BethRossi
Reviewed 5 days ago

To be fair, it's been 5 solid years since my wife & I last dined at Barcelona, so it's possible that we had a different experience for many different reasons. Needless to say, we agreed that we'll be pulling Barcelona from our rotation of restaurants...More

Thank liu374
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this restaurant for my sister and brother-in-law's birthdays, flying all the way from PA. I called ahead and order champagne and tried to get a cake, on short notice. I understood about the cake, but I had to remind the wait staff about...More

Thank familytourdirector
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently celebrated our anniversary with a nice evening out in the German Village area of Columbus. I booked reservations for a special anniversary dinner at Barcelona's, which is fast becoming one of our favorites. The atmosphere is wonderful both inside and...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pricing was very fair for VERY generous portions! Service is fantastic and the food amazing! Whether the tapas or Paella.....all were truly amazing! The chefs here have very talented pallettes.....beautiful flavor combinations melding ingredients without losing the nuances of each of the individual components of...More

Thank U6615KIdavidc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met for tapas and drinks with friends. They have an impressive wine list, and delicious tapas. It was well-priced and delicious. the atmosphere was great as well.

Thank RachelMay27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food, service, atmosphere all top notch. The menu is unique and the patio is great on a nice summer evening. One of our favorite spots to check out in German Village!

Thank ppochiro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waited 6 weeks for the restaurant to keeps its promise and contact us about our terrible experience. They didn't contact us even after leaving several messages. Four of us went to one of our previous favorite destination restaurants in Columbus for the past 15 years...More

Thank dlippy2017
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Snappy casual!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
    (Jaeger Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-443-3699
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