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Carrer dels Sagristans, 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tortillas” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (30 reviews)
“cured meats” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish
Carrer dels Sagristans, 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 22 March 2013

when you come to barcelona this is the type of bar you imagine, lots of locals, a limited tapas menu but done well, a lively atmosphere every night, the only surprise its just off gotic area in a side street.went twice and as a solo...More

Thank nedeljko_stoykovic
Reviewed 15 March 2013

We arrived in Barcelona tired, wet and hungry. Babia was right next to our hotel and looked lively so we popped in, it was great. The owner advised us on a great selection of tapa's and we were the only English people in there -...More

Thank avidtraveller-Pen
Reviewed 19 February 2013

We arrived in Barcelona mid-week late in the evening and saw that this place was buzzing with locals and still serving food. The menu isn't huge but there was plenty to choose from. We shared a selection which included a cured meat and cheese plate,...More

Thank SCSLondon
Reviewed 9 February 2013

Trying to find another restaurant recommendation we stumbled across Babia. It was full but we noticed a few people getting ready to leave do decided to give it a go. Good selection or tapas / dishes (meats, potatoes, tortillas, fish) and a great vibe. Relaxed...More

Thank see_ski_eat_live
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Our hotel recommended this place as a good local tapas place that he would go to, and he was right. We loved the food and experience. We let the owner pick tapas for us and each one was delicious. We had an after-dinner drink at...More

Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 2 November 2012

Great atmosphere, low prices, fun and engaging service. The locals frequent this place, but it's incredibly welcoming to foreigners. If you're in old town, you've got to have a meal here. I recommend the tortillas and chorizo.

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 22 October 2012

If you want to eat like the locals do, then this is a good place to start. The menu has the typical tapas. The patatas bravas where not as good as in other places. But the tortillas were good. You can be relaxed and talk...More

1  Thank danielcft
Reviewed 18 October 2012 via mobile

Really nice little restaurant. It got crowded as we were there so it became a bit noisy. But that means also popular. A lot of locals. Big portions and helpful waiter. Really good wine. We've had better food during the week but it was absolutely...More

Thank MikeSpike008
Reviewed 16 October 2012

This restaurant was just what I look for wherever I go - a favorite of locals, fresh food, and friendly service. I went both of my two nights in Barcelona, and nearly went for lunch too. Warm atmosphere, the owner was all over the place...More

1  Thank kimber0668
Reviewed 4 October 2012 via mobile

The places frequented by locals are always the best place to eat, and this place was no exception! We visited on the strength of the Trip Advisor reviews and must say they are spot on. If you want polished service and smart surroundings, Babia won't...More

Thank unicorn07
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12 February 2018|
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Response from quietsteam | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know - we arrived just before 8 o’clock both nights and had no trouble getting a table.
12 January 2017|
Response from Lovely L |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer dels Sagristans, 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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