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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%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (90 reviews)
“paella” (100 reviews)
“peach soup” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.All hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I believe I’m a discerning judge and picky with a 5 star rating. Everything we had here was excellent.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for my birthday with my husband. I chose the fixed price menu and he chose individual items. They have a wide selection of Tapas and main courses. The food was very good. The prices are a bit steep, but it was a special...More

Thank Woiyvonne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Da wife and I have been here several times before and had excellent meals. We went on a Saturday night for their prix fixe offerings. Choice from 4 appitizers, 4 entrees, three desserts for $35 each. The sourdough bread was very good and crusty. I...More

1  Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

For excellent Spanish food in Columbus Ohio, visit Barcelona. The paella is fabulous-we ordered the paella for 4 and still had to take some home as the entree was huge. Our waiter, Paul, was excellent and made our dining experience great. Definitely a must when...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 December 2017

i found my food average. the price high and the ambience lacking. i looked into hosting a large party there and was surprised on how rigid the conditions.

Thank C2BMe
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We have been to Barcelona several times but not recently so we wanted to go back. It was an outstanding meal including the service. We had many of the tapas items (shrimp and Brussel Sprouts) are the best. Two people had entrees and they were...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

My wife stumble into this place walking around German Village and decided to give it a try. They had a Tapas special where they brought out five small plates, one at a time. We had cured ham, lamb stew and quail eggs amongst other tasty...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Have been to Barcelona a few times and the food is consistently good. The sangria is tasty. Some highlights of good tapas include the brussel sprout salad, the fried calamari, and the beef brisket with blue cheese dressing. The ambiance is charming being in a...More

1  Thank Christina C
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Having spent twenty years in the military, much of it flying in and out of Rota, Spain, I am a lover of real Spanish cuisine. Barcelona is the real deal. No phony, trendy, made up stuff here. This is as real as it gets.

Thank Marvin A
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Impeccable, knowledgeable service. A handsome dining room. A delightful menu that invites sharing – creative starters and small plates and a good selection of mains and paellas to meet a range of dining preferences. The beer and wine list is deservedly well regarded, though we...More

Thank NMDave
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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