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Gran Torino Garage Bar

#931 of 8,021 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Plaza Duc de Medinaceli 6, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 622 25 79 79
08:00 - 00:00
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Thu - Fri 08:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 02:00
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Orebro County, Sweden
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Car and bike themed place with cool music and reasonable priced drinks! Small hole in the wall place with seating on the square overlooking the harbor.

Thank Michael F
Malgrat de Mar, Spain
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just popped in for breakfast,our hotel sent us there from just up the street,as their breakfast service wasn't on. good service,and yes,it does look like a garage!

Thank mariedaw2015
Diego F, Propietario at Gran Torino Garage Bar, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for coming and your opinion! hope see you again in gran torino, regards. Diego More 

York, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Classic rock in a converted garage, a number of years ago we visited a swanky cocktail bar on the edge of Las Ramblas, it was run by a guy and his sister who had come over from Italy, we couldn't find the place but went into Gran Torino which was right next to the hotel where we were staying only... More 

Thank H0ldenC
Diego F, Propietario at Gran Torino Garage Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion, we wait you soon in gran Torino! Diego More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

After a free walking tour, we ventured into this place for lunch. The three of us dined on their set menu, which had a few options, we chose caprese salad, parmesan meatball in tomato sauce and a drink. We all thought it was he best meal we had enjoyed in a couple days. The staff was really friendly, highly recommend... More 

Thank Elyse S
Leipzig, Germany
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

First night in Barcelona looking for a club to go out but stumbled upon this amazing place. We were outside enjoying some longdrinks at the square but after a while decided to go inside to speak to the staff member (Diego) if he has some recommendations where to go out.... What went on from there is another story, but we... More 

Thank Diego_Manfred
Diego F, Propietario at Gran Torino Garage Bar, responded to this review

thanks a lot !!!! hope to see you soon here in barcelona , regards, diego More 

Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Prompt good service. On square near water. Great hearty lunch options. They have some sandwiches but lots of pasta and meat and potatoes options.

Thank Kvicker
Diego F, Propietario at Gran Torino Garage Bar, responded to this review

Thanks Kvicker , hope to see you soon here in Barcelona! Regards, Diego Gran Torino More 

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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The food is great, we tasted among others the lasagna and the parmigiana. It's called garage bar because it was a bar before, so it's no really big, but cosy. And the staff very gently

Thank danieljuliabdn
Santa Rosa, California
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

It is a great place to either sit inside or across the street in the park and enjoy...breakfast, lunch or dinner.. offers vegetarian options...it is a low key ....relaxed setting for a quick bite....

Thank MarionAuld
Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Been here on repeated occasions , mostly evening time and had a great time. Diego the owner is well friendly and offers a good conversation and the locals in the bar are very open and welcoming. On the weekend i also attended a live small gig, really fun, nearly open mic!

Thank GianlucaBarcelona
Region of Waterloo, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch with my fiancée and was not disappointed. The waiter gave us great food suggestions and was eager to make our stay pleasant. Prices are fair, food amazing and the atmosphere was great!

Thank grizzle1988
diego f, Propietario at Gran Torino Garage Bar, responded to this review

thanks a lot for your feedback! hope to see you again in Gran Torino !! Regards from Barcelona! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Italian, Bar, European, Mediterranean, Spanish
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Duc de Medinaceli 6, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 622 25 79 79
The Cocktail Bar GRAN TORINO is located in the plaza MedinaCeli next to Passeig de Colon. It has a very friendly atmosphere where you can have fun and special time.Our terrace will allow you to have one of the best gin Tonic's or Mojito or the Italian Sprtiz just in front of the sea.At the morning we offer a combination of italian and spanish breakfast, while in the afternoon you will have the chance to enjoy our tapas with a fresh beer!

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Staying in Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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