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Barca Tapas

Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
+44 141 248 6555
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“paella” (96 reviews)
“tapas” (198 reviews)
“bread” (61 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

If you like tapas this place is like no other. The food looked amazing and tasted just as good. The food was typical Spanish tapas but better and more unique. Hidden in the Argyle Centre in Glasgow it's definitely worth a visit and situated in...More

Thank Alana D
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We chose this place because of a deal on 5pm.com, and it did not disappoint. Princes Square is a beautiful space and we loved eating on the (indoor) terrace of the restaurant. The service was good. The paella delicious and the wine smooth. We were...More

Thank JacquiandJohn
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Tonight we had a fantastic meal at Barca. I had 4 tapas, pork loin, chilli prawns, chicken skewers and beef kebabs. Of all the dishes I would say the prawns were my favourite. The kebab was interesting..! Nice enough but I wouldnt order that again,...More

Thank Nicoleb222
Reviewed 23 January 2016

I always worry when I see a restaurant apparently presenting national/regional cuisine in a glitzy popular setting however barca mostly pulls it off. the specials of whitebait to start tasted good nut could certainly have been crisper however my selection of tapas after that were...More

Thank Gordon1955
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Great restaurant with friendly staff and nice food. The cocktails are absolutely tremendous too. Its in such a nice part of Princes Square and you can eat either inside the restaurant itself or sitting on the terrace - which is particularly good for people watching!...More

Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely lunch in here with 5/6 Tapas dishes and, more importantly, a good bottle of Cava Rosado, sat on the terrace, quick friendly service, good girlie time!

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

Came here last night with a group of ex work colleagues. Menu was set three tapas with desert. Selection was really different to any other tapas restaurant have eaten in the city. Odd mix. Wouldn't say had a Spanish feel to it. But very filling....More

Thank elizabeth c
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times as we love Spanish food. Never fails to please. Authentic , fresh and brilliant staff. I would certainly recommend this restaurant and advise booking at the weekend.

Thank Tonyh190
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We have visited Barca a few times, both for cocktails and for Tapas. The Mothers Ruin cocktail is my favourite so far, lovely blend of raspberries and gin! The Tapas menu is varied and the set deals are good value for money- the chorizo dish...More

Thank GlasgowLass88
Reviewed 1 January 2016

My husband Andy and I had a meal on Christmas Eve and it was magic. Lovely presentation, very attentive and food glorious. Real Spanish food and being a vegetarian the menu catered very well for me. At last somewhere I felt welcome. Both of us...More

Thank agnes677
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Margaret M
30 August 2017|
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Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a Saturday in July but they had no music
3 June 2017|
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Response from Barca_Tapas | Property representative |
Hi Tom, We have Salsa nights on the 1st and last Friday of every month. We also have Salsa and Bachata Classes every Thursday, these work in blocks of 6 weeks (they are on the 4th / 5th week at the moment), please do not... More
12 December 2016|
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Response from Danielle D | Property representative |
Hi Dan, Yes we sell gift vouchers in £10 and £20. These are available to purchase through the restaurant. If interested could I ask you to contact 0141-247-6555 where one of our team can help you. Kind Regards, Barca... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 248 6555
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Authentic Spanish Tapas Bar in Glasgow City Centre, perfect for every occasion whether you are looking for a full meal, or just a snack or a dink. We serve a full range of tapas dishes, Spanish paella and bar snacks using fresh ingredients. We also have a comfortable bar area and offer a large range of beers, cocktails, spirits and liqueurs and specially selected wines and Cava from across Spain.
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