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Cinc Sentits

Aribau 58, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
93 323 9490
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Ranked #60 of 6,080 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Awarded a Michelin star in 2008, and named one of the 80 hottest new restaurants in the world by Conde Nast Traveler, Cinc Sentits has created a buzz in Barcelona. Prodigal chef Jordi Artal���s playful experiments with Catalan tastes, aromas, textures, layers and sensations is cutting edge stuff. He recommends the seasonal Cinc Sentits tasting menu, and ���letting each course bring a new and exciting sensation to your palate.��� (There���s also a shorter, quicker version). You���ll feast on Iberian suckling pig from Extremadura, deep water prawns from Palam��s, lamb from the Pyrenees, and veal from Galicia ��� dishes are well described in English. All this, plus professional family-run service in a minimalist setting.

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brisbane
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10 reviews 10 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I do not intend to comment on any other issue to do with this establishment other than its practice of dishonestly advertising the price for its fare. View the restaurant's website and you will see the advertised price for the main tasting menu as 110 euros. View the restaurant's wine lists when you are there and you will see the... More

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Washington dc
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is a very good and solid restaurant. The food is very good and the service is very professional. The only problem we faced were the limited number of half bottles. We went there as a couple and wanted to have a white and red half bottles. This was a good but not memorable restaurant. It was a good experience... More

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Rio De Janeiro, Rj
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

It was the week between Christmas and New Year, the city was full of tourists, and it was not that cold. A friend of ours, head of international sales for a local winery, invited us to this restaurant, mentioning its uniqueness in terms of taste and sensation. We gladly accepted, even though my wife and two daughters age 21 and... More

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We have tried a number of other michelin-star restaurants, and this one simply gives the best overall service and food quality. We booked the gastronomic course for lunch in advance, and the design of the course truly gives the diner a sensational experience and sometimes surprise. The staff all speaks English and give a good description and explanation on each... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was our first Michelin star meal and it did not disappoint We had the sensations tasting menu and it lived up to its name Approx 10 courses of sublime treats. We were unsure whether to have the wine flight due to cost but so glad we did as it made the experience so much better Now to save up... More

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South Pacific
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58 reviews 58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

One couldn't possibly starve in a town like Barcelona - so much choice so much variety where does one start? We were lucky to book here: there's quite a bit of variation in quality and wow factor amongst Michelin starred establishments especially the oners but cinc sentits is definitely one of the better oners. Dinner was delightful and more than... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I had the full tasting menu , with wine paring, and it was an amazing 3 and half hour journey into regional cuisine with the modern twist. Without saying the service was fantastic and you would expect. The wine pairing in particular is exquisite.. One or two dishes in the entire tasting list ( there are about 20 items in... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I have visited this restaurant many times but every time the food and the service just gets better. Many thanks to all involved. The food is delicious and the wine pairings are just superb. There is very little more that I can add other than please book this lovely little restaurant if you want to enjoy a very special and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very deserving of that Michelin star! If slow food is your thing this is slow food meets fine dining - no compromises. The staff is proud of their efforts both on the food and service side. We had the Sentis tasting menu which offered such a variety of delights. The food is beautifully presented with tastes and flavours to match.... More

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Sydney,Australia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We opted for the Sentits menu at 75 Euro and thought it was terrific value for a meal of this quality.The restaurant is small and elegant but with the right level of friendliness, and seamless service.Each course was interesting and creative without being gimmicky.It was so good that we could'nt decide on our favourite course.As others have mentioned the foie... More

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Address: Aribau 58, 08011 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: 93 323 9490
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
Cuisine: Contemporary

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