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El Marc del Blau

Calle Londres, 89, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 19 30 32
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Oct 29, 2016
“A very good service with delicious food !”
Oct 27, 2016
“Girls night out”
Closes in 11 min
1:30 pm - 4:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Londres, 89, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

A friendly environment with delicious food !Try the Salmon Tataky and Tuna Tatare... it's great ! They serve a simple but delicious bread too !

Thank Alexandre B
Blau B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Marc del Blau, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2016

Dear Alexandre B, Thank you for coming and for writing this review. We are glad you enjoyed our salmon tataki and the tuna tartar. We are looking for your visit very soon.

Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

The staff are very attentive here, nice ambience, good selection on the menu, food tasted really good. We rate this place highly. It also is right accross from a parking which is handy!

1  Thank Amy h
Blau B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Marc del Blau, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2016

Dear Amy h, Thank you for visiting us and for sharing your experience. We are so proud to read your dinner was this great. We are looking for to see you again in the restaurant very soon.

Reviewed March 7, 2016

Very nice dishes, served in an expensive setting. Value is appropriate to the price. Seems to be a place which, at lunchtime anyway, is focused on the business lunch set. Had a very nice winter soup, followed by an interesting hamburguesa. I think the pollo...More

Thank Frank L
pau v, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Marc del Blau, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2016

Thanks for your opinion . We celebrate that you like our restaurant , we hope to see it again soon . Thank you :)

Reviewed November 19, 2015

It had been some time since my last visit which was so pleasant sadly this time all had changed. Thursday night an empty restaurant. We ordered Lamb--not available--we ordered Pork 1 portion only available. 6 very small undercooked Prawns an outrageous E 20-one of the...More

3  Thank IRELANDSMAN
Reviewed May 19, 2015

Blau is an excellent restaurant located in the center of Barcelona (in Eixample), where you can enjoy everyday with a fantastic menu for lunch (I tasted an octopus salad, steak tartar and a tarte tatin with two wine cups) in a formal atmosphere. The decoration...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Been there twice and both times the food we had was incredible tasty. Dishes are not large, but perfectly balanced in flavors and quantities to have a satisfying meal for all your senses. We had the white house wine and octopus with mashed potatoes and...More

Thank Adriana N
Reviewed October 24, 2014

Excellent cuisine ! They are very kind for us in English, we enjoyed their service and cuisine. I hope to go there again! Thank you!!!

1  Thank motoszk
Reviewed September 2, 2014

A pretty place for an evening meal. Great service. Had the anchovies, squid, bread with tomato, tuna tatars and passion mousse. All good.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

We stumbled in here late on our first night in Barcelona and the place was very quiet. The waitress was really attentive and the food was superb! The patatas bravas were absolutely delicious as were the gambas. We also had croquettes which were very fresh...More

2  Thank Fooders28
Reviewed June 7, 2014

I was fortunate enough to try out every single dessert and "tapas" dish on the menu. They were VERY good and the service was EXCELLENT. I highly encourage people to go and recommend this place. Great food, great service, great location.

1  Thank Adriana S
Nearby
Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognizable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Londres, 89, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighborhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 934 19 30 32
  • E-mail
Description
Blau BCN is in the Eixample district in Barcelona and comes fresh from the success of its sister restaurant BLAU de Begur. The chef, Marc Roca, offers excellent Catalan cuisine in this fashionable eatery. The décor at Blau BCN is simple but welcoming, inspired by the blue seas of the nearby Costa Brava. The contemporary dining room is decorated with blue walls and black and white photos, while the Catalan menu focuses on treating ingredients with the care they deserve to maximise flavour while losing none of their intensity. Specialities include poached egg with wild mushrooms, beef entrecote cooked in salt or scallops with a Catalan shrimp stew. Dining at Blau BCN is undoubtedly a very special experience.
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