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El Duende De Poble Sec - CLOSED

C/ Poeta Cabanyes, 11 | C/ Poeta Cabanyes 11, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
+34 936 00 59 00
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
25 Sep 2015
“Traces of Elves”
2 Aug 2014
“Great value lovely food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Spanish, International
££ - £££
C/ Poeta Cabanyes, 11 | C/ Poeta Cabanyes 11, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

We happened upon El Duende De Poble Sec Restaurant. In we go and are immediately enveloped into what appears to be an enchanted forest. We are led to a table in the back across a glass encased forest dwelling in the floor complete with trails...More

Thank ScarletSelkie
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Found it by accident after the place we wanted to visit was closed for August! Food was lovely service friendly and helpful and great value for money - would definitely recommend and come again. Enjoy!

Thank Dazbazpaz
Reviewed 4 November 2013 via mobile

We went there on our last evening in Barcelona and I have to say that it was an extremely funny evening. The food is, compared to the prices, very good and delicious. The restaurant is managed by a family from the Philippines who is very...More

Thank FlorianWerbus
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Before going to magic fountain, my parents and I went to this restaurant. There was only one other table in the restaurant at 8:30pm (that's early in Spain). Restaurant is very clean, cute decor. Food was so good. My dad ordered the grilled chicken, my...More

1  Thank BHoo1
Reviewed 12 June 2013

I went to El Duende with my boyfriend and we were the only ones there at a late Wednesday evening. We paid 41 euro for a salad, two mains with steak (and fries on the side) and soft drinks, which is very reasonable. We were...More

Thank Kamilla N
Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

We came here after Cararamba was closed. The only minus was, that we were the only family inside. But the meals were great and the price was absolutly ok. Something else but fried potatoes would have been better, but in summary the meal was very...More

Thank muemars
Reviewed 13 April 2013 via mobile

The restaurnant is a little bit hidden and not so remarkable from outside. But it is very cosy, with great cuisine and cheerful personal!

1  Thank Mostja
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I use tripadvisor a lot on my travels to find the hidden gems that a normal traveller may miss and mostly it proves a great guide. This time I just can't match the reviews given to my experience. On a Friday night it was dead...More

1  Thank Terry C
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Me and my friend visited this restaurant since it had about 4/5 avg. rating... I ordered the "Iberian Secret" and what I got was a dry piece of pork and some tasteless fries. My friend ordered another meat dish and it was also dull. We...More

Thank HHerou
Reviewed 28 February 2013

If you're looking for the stereotypical Barcelona restaurant go somewhere else. This is a nice neighborhood restaurant in Poble Sec (close to the Paral-lel station). Unpretentious and homely, they nevertheless excel at making delicious food. The owners run the place and it shows. All the...More

Thank Benja764
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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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$39
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Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Poeta Cabanyes, 11 | C/ Poeta Cabanyes 11, 08004 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Montjuic
  • Neighbourhood: Montjuic
  • Phone Number: +34 936 00 59 00
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A sólo pasos de la emblemática avenida del Paralelo y del reinaugurado Molino encontrarás la casa de un duende mágico. Sentirás que te adentras en un bosque alejado de la ciudad, un espacio tranquilo para una cena íntima. Nuestra comida mediterránea con toques creativos deslumbrará tus sentidos y el trato amable y cercano de nuestra familia te encantará. Ven a conocernos. ¡Poble Sec ya tiene Duende!
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