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Gilda by Belgious

Carrer Ample 38, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
+34 933 10 34 92
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Ranked #85 of 6,097 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $37
Cuisines: Belgian, Mediterranean, South American, Fusion
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: El Barri Gòtic
Description: Welcome to Gilda by Belgious! Dedicated to the fading art of good service and fine, flavorful food at a good price, we seek out the freshest, quality ingredients to ensure your experience is of the highest calibre from beginning (our delectable gourmet tapas) to end (our mouth watering house-made deserts)! Since we are part of Belgious, don't be surprised to discover that some of our dishes come with wasabi, ginger, curry or even cannabis ice-cream ! Our kitchen opens every evening from 18:30 till midnight (even later during weekends), meaning you can even walk in at 23:45 and still enjoy dinner with us. If you would like to try our gastronomy at noon, we do open the restaurant -prior reservation- for private groups as of 15 guests (Ideal for celebrations or company related luncheons).
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Munich, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

The restaurant is really small, but service and food are outstanding. The owner also sells home made ice cream in a bar in Poblenou. No wonder that you get Langostinos with curry ice cream or the tuna tataki. We will return for sure to test the other meals.

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Monterey, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I tried to get into another restaurant in the same quarter but it was booked out so I went for a wander and ended up here. I'm glad I did as the food was fantastic. I stuck to the tapas which were anything but traditional. I enjoyed the unique spin they put on them. I met the owner who was... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

(I'd give it 3.5 stars if possible) The service was.... well it was slow at best. We waited 20 minutes just to place an order... yeah that's not impressive. And it wasn't like our server wasn't around -- they were helping tables around us. We put our menus down and waited... and waited. When we got the food, it was... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My boyfriend and I spent a Friday night in May in this bar and loved it. The staff are awesome, the drinks exceptional and it really made our weekend in Barcelona. We promised the bar staff we'd write a review, sorry it's a few months late. But do spend time here, it's fantastic.

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Colorado, USA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We made a reservation there because they had very high ranking on trip advisor and that’s what most reviewers were recommending, but that was not necessary. There were plenty of spaces and we were seated very promptly. Food was not bad, but definitely nothing to write home about. The steak was very bland, but the stew was very good. Decent... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Ricardo, the fantastic guy behind the bar, makes the best sangria in Barcelona! It is really worth visiting this wonderful place. Such a great atmosphere and welcoming feeling!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We ordered the steak, tenderloin, desserts and drinks. We we're happy to eat there - nice atomosphere with background music. We had to wait a long time to get our food though (40 min.), and after they forgot/was a very long time to get us the menucard for dessert and later to pay. Though, when we asked again they we're... More

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belgobarcelona, Owner at Gilda by Belgious, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for visiting us and trying a few items on our menu. In August it get's really very busy and since all food is being prepared on order, sometimes it takes longer than expected. Most of our guests understand this, especially when they actually taste the quality of the preparations. I am sorry if they have been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This restaurant has great fusion cuisine bringing together the Belgian cooking style and Mediterranean ingredients. We went for tapas and they were really delicious. The owner himself advised us on desserts and they also turned to be great. The service was fast and the staff were very friendly. I highly recommend it, especially if you are looking for something a... More

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beirut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

during my stay in Barcelona, GILDA was a highlight! A great bar "best Gin Tonic", fantastic food and variety specially the "hummus" and as coming for middle east I have to say that it is really perfectly made and very delicious as the rest of the menu. the staff is really profesional, very friendly and speak different languages(unlike other places)... More

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Ringsted, Denmark
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The place is small, and you may have to wait a little while for a table. The food and wine are good, and the prices are sensible. Located not fare from the center of Barcelona.

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