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Riera Alta 4-6, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 42 39 66
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Ranked #538 of 6,209 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $14
Hours:
Mon - Thu 6:30 pm - 2:30 am
Fri - Sun 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Marmalade, the new bigger sister of the now famous “Milk Bar & Bistro” would be better recognized by its nome de plume “Muebles Navarro”. This beautiful space is split into four distinct areas and nods its head to its 50 years as a furniture store, with beautiful sofas, Queen Anne style chairs, hand carved black matte billiard table, copper clad antique walls and of course the four meter tall chrome art deco bar back. This has given Marmalade a swinging 1950’s Havana/New York edge. Colour, material, and light draw you in and help you slip from the outside world. Our Head Chef has created a wonderful International menu combining flavours from his tenures in restaurants across Spain, Germany and America, using locally selected produce purchased daily from the Boqueria market . The menu changes seasonally. Dining is both casual and fun with many of the plates to be shared amongst our dining guests.Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday we have our famous American style brunch which has been embraced by both locals and tourists. Not to be missed. Marmalade has a significant cocktail list with a legendary cocktails from €5.00. Staff create fabulous original concoctions with great flavours. Marmalade has a large bar at which every kind of cocktail and delicious combination can be savoured.Laidback house and lounge music, easygoing friendly service and at times a humorous attention to detail all help to create the sense of a bar and restaurant that’s cool without ever trying too hard; instead there’s the sense of a single vision that has come together beautifully to create somewhere with real character. The element that makes Marmalade a place overflowing with personality is that all the items of décor have been specially designed and constructed for the local. Thanks to an imaginative effort to seek innovative materials, elements and colours, Marmalade has succeeded in bringing the past and future into the present. Marmalade has a warm, professional and cosmopolitan wait staff. Catalans and foreigners are waited upon attentively at the tables and even when the house is full there is always someone in attendance, since service is the philosophy underlying this bar and restaurant. The clientele pick up momentum as night descends. The staff also have a great knowledge of Barcelona and its hidden treasures, so be sure to ask what is on offer. It is truly a great meeting place to start an unforgettable vacation in a city that is second to none.Considered one of the most desirable event locations in Barcelona. Marmalade is a magnificent space that’s both grand (300 sqm & 4.5 meter tall ceilings) yet intimate with four separate seating areas. It also has outside dining with 32 seats and 8 tables. Providing an upscale backdrop for virtually all types of events. Conveniently located 5 minutes from Las Ramblas and with a privileged location above the top of La Rambla del Raval; this space can accommodate up to 225 guests for cocktails and small plates and 100 guests for seated dinner. Marmalades star has truly risen and it has become one of the neighborhoods’ hottest spots. It is a reference point for any visit to Barcelona. WOW!!!
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Donegal
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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

So good we went back a second time!! We went for brunch on 2 occasions. Food was amazing, portions generous and service fantastic. Couldn't fault anything. The restaurant /bar is beautiful and classy too.

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Naas, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Loved this restaurant! We were in a group of 40+ and we couldn't have been looked after better. The food & cocktails were gorgeous! Would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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Sutton Benger, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Spotted this little gem in TA and thought we'd give it a go, we were not dissapointed! From the moment we arrived we were treated in a friendly, relaxed and welcoming manner. We ordered two beers, some nachos to share, bbq ribs and steak fajitas. The nachos arrived quickly, were really nice and were pilled high (easily enough for two).... More

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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Loved this restaurant from start to finish. I came with my mother while we were on holiday in Barcelona and found it using tripadvisor. When we arrived for an early dinner (18:30), they were not serving but Roberto the waiter was happy to point us in a direction of where we could find food. Instead we decided to come in,... More

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dublin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Great bar, lovely friendly staff, god selection of cocktails (dirty martinis were my favourite), atmosphere in this place was great. Nice trendy bar with cool decor! Even has a pool table! A short walk off las ramblas! If we had time we would have came here for drinks again!! Highly recommend! !

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London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I have written a full review under the other listing for this restaurant on TA. And it's such a good i'm making sure I reference it on this listing!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My wife and I ate here and loved every bit of it. The server was very friendly and happy to practice his English with us. He had great recommendations including the ramen burger,which was unusual but delicious! We tried a bit of everything, the fries, some olives, steak fajitas and the burger as mentioned before. It was all great. We... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Our group of 14 ladies were made extremely welcome. We ordered from the set menu of 3 courses and wine, which had a good variety to choose from. Staff were excellent and attended to our needs superbly. The atmosphere was great, warm and inviting. We booked this restaurant on the basis of a recommendation of it's sister restaurant, Milk. This... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We had been told about this Restaurant/Cocktail Bar by a number of people and while we were very much interested in trying it, we never came around to doing our own research. However on one night while strolling the back streets extremely hungry, we stumbled upon Marmalade. Thankfully we did because what a place! The interior is very warm and... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Beautiful looking place, the decor is great. Food was good and portions were really generous. Drinks were well priced too with a great selection of cocktails. My advice would be to book, most tables were reserved when we got there. We were offered a table in the reception area by the door but turned it down and had a very... More

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Additional Information about Marmalade

Address: Riera Alta 4-6, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: +34 934 42 39 66
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Monday 6:30 pm - 2:30 am
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 2:30 am
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 2:30 am
Thursday 6:30 pm - 2:30 am
Friday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Average Prices: USD 3 - 14
Cuisine: American

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