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Princesa 23

Carrer de la Princesa, 23, 08023 Barcelona, Spain
+34 930 08 44 80
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Ranked #1,484 of 5,878 restaurants in Barcelona
Price range: $14 - $48
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Princesa 23. Not just a name but also the location set in the heart of the 'el Born' area which refers to its history being based outside the old city to accommodate those who were providers of services but unable by law to live within the city confines.Having had an extremely varied history of Arabic, Roman, French, Moroccan, English and Catalan influences. Today it is a concoction of styles, tastes and passion. This the reason we established Princesa 23 as a reflection of the areas history.Our desire for Princesa 23 is to remain close to it's roots and consider the modern requirements of our customers too this end we believe in our cause of Drink, Food, life giving every possible for all to enjoy.The principles having reconised a need in the industry have enhanced the décor and attitude to be a safe and enjoyable experience for females which has resulted in Princesa 23.Archiving to female client base of in excess of 65% which the guys enjoy likewise.Located two minutes from the world famous Picasso Museum and the central park, also the Ramblas we can offer an experience to write home about.
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Princesa 23. Not just a name but also the location set in the heart of the 'el Born' area which refers to its history being based outside the old city to accommodate those who were providers of services but unable by law to live within the city confines.Having had an extremely varied history of Arabic, Roman, French, Moroccan, English and Catalan influences. Today it is a concoction of styles, tastes and passion. This the reason we established Princesa 23 as a reflection of the areas history.Our desire for Princesa 23 is to remain close to it's roots and consider the modern requirements of our customers too this end we believe in our cause of Drink, Food, life giving every possible for all to enjoy.The principles having reconised a need in the industry have enhanced the décor and attitude to be a safe and enjoyable experience for females which has resulted in Princesa 23.Archiving to female client base of in excess of 65% which the guys enjoy likewise.Located two minutes from the world famous Picasso Museum and the central park, also the Ramblas we can offer an experience to write home about.
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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

Had three great nights here watching the world cup with my family. Good cocktails and snacks. Fun atmosphere.

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glasgow
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

On a recent 7 night trip with my mum, we ended up spending 4 evenings in here drinking cocktails till very late! The drinks are absolutely fantastic and all freshly made at the bar. The highlight for us was the staff. They were all really friendly and greeted us like old friends when we returned after our 1st visit. Aurora... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

we were recommended by a friend to try out this restaurant for their food. they have excellent vegetarian food. the princessa platter is great for bitings. the service was exemplary. we got free shots as a friend of ours was getting married. the waiter really tended to us. great fun music. was a great way to spend the afternoon. relaxing.

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Visited this restaurant twice now on two separate visits to Barcelona in last 6 months. Excellent value for money, good quality food and good service. Relaxed atmosphere and good music which adds to ambience. Excellent service. Would highly recommend to others. We wanted to avoid paying ridiculous prices as many of the city restaurants are very expensive but we did... More

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Alicante Province, Spain
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

Terrific mojitos but the food and service are shockingly poor. Food arrived cold had to ask them to reheat it.

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Amsterdam
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78 reviews 78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

If you don't feel like tapas, sweet breads or extensive lunch menus or just want to hang out and have a drink, this is the place. Right after walking into El Born from the Jaume I metro, through this street, we decided to first stop off for lunch and have a hamburger here. We both had an American hamburger (after... More

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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Called for drinks only a couple of nights enjoyed the atmosphere and the staff were very friendly and welcoming. Would defo go back and maybe try the food.

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Tasty tapas, desserts and drinks, cheap, good service, nice interior. We lived nearby and stopped for lunch, the next day went back again.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

A choice of 3 sangrias: with red vine, tequilla and cava. In the bar you can also find cigarette and condome machines. Nice music and atmosphere

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Porto, Portugal
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We went there because it was recommended by a guide in a walking tour. We started with two soups (pumpkin and vegetables) which were quite nice. We went on to the tapas and we choose 4 different kinds: smoked ham with melon, a tomato and mozzarella tower, smoked salmon with sauce and a bruschetta. The were all quite good, except... More

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