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Ovella Negra

Barcelona, Spain
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Ranked #576 of 5,985 restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This is more about the atmosphere than about the food or anything else. Go there if you want to have a good time with your friends, drinking some beer and playing drinking-games. There's food, though, I recommend the cheese dish.

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Lisboa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

If you are in Barcelona just go there, it has a great environment, people there are always amused and having so much fun ;) It is a place you can't miss for sure!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I really recommend this bar! There are more than one in bcn but ive just been (many times) in the one next to catalonia square. Im from barcelona and i really enjoy going there because of its atmosphere! Specially for tourists!! When u ask for a drink they give you popcorn! Really like this place

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London, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We've just arrive in and was really hot, the first thing u think in Barcelona is to have a really cold beer, so we went to ovella negra as a friend recommendation and was amazing the big jags of beer and the free popcorn, they servers are very happy and polite.if u don't fancy a noise place don't go. But... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Cheap good quality drink especially the yummy three euro pints of sangria. The atmosphere was cool with lots of big groups and a good mix of locals and tourists, mainly 20-25 year old back packer types. Bar staff were friendly and spoke decent english and didn't seem to mind our groups lack of spainish unlike in other bars. The building... More

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Trento, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

It's a rustic bar/pub that also serves tapas. Beer is very good an cheap. The atmosphere is really good. We've been in Barcelona 1 week and came here multiple times. A must stop.

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

First of all, if you're going with a group of friends, it's a no brainer to get the large 5 liter beer or sangria stand. It's a great value when you split it between people. This place is filled with locals and a nice break from the touristy locations close to Ramblas. We watched a world cup game here, which... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Loved the atmosphere in this medieval-style, underground bar in the Gothic area of Barcelona. Went for a few drinks on a stag do with 13 guys and the only 'trouble' we had getting in was the doorman taking us to one side and saying "you will enter and then you will exit drunk...please be quiet for the residents nearby, now... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I have gone many times to Ovella Negra and have a great time, but I think this should be taken into consideration, I have brought many friends and overall over 3 out of ten have gotten a rash on the legs the next day after going there, we thought it was something else they have eaten but all the friends... More

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Birmingham England
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22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The entrance is quite deceiving, however the small corridor opens into a rustic bar. We enjoyed reasonably priced beer, free popcorn to accompany them whilst sitting at wooden tables and enjoying the friendly atmosphere.

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