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Big Al's American Kitchen

$$ - $$$American, ,
Corsega 178, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 08 82 23
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curly fries” (26 reviews)
“burger” (136 reviews)
“patties” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
Corsega 178, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Big Al's American Kitchen
1. Real American Burgers
"the burgers were amazing and so tasty"
MartynRDudley
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2. Friendly Service
" Amazing customer service."
Torey C
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3. Craft Beer
"Tasty burger, great beers, friendly service"
Brian D
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The burgers here are very good, they have alot of beef, a few chicken and some veg burgers. I had a bbq burger and it was beautiful, the chips were crunchy as a nice bonus. Will definitely be back!

Thank Alastair K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten in Al’s in Sitges many times, we tried the Barcelona branch and whilst the food was ok, the place was dirty and the service poor. Dirty tables, dust and dirt on the ledges, ask for one burger medium and the other well...More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had to visit this place as I had read so many reviews that it was the best burger that they had ever had, unfortunately, this was not our experience. The pulled pork nachos were good, the burger buns were also good, and the idea...More

Thank xnovakov
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I took 3 half pints , 4 eur for each one. This is crazy when it is only 25 cl.. A joke. And the Burger is not WoW, it is a very very normal burger. Of course better than Mc Donals but for 10 eur...More

Thank Albinyana
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Had a review from Facebook that this was the greatest burger joint in town so thought we would try it. You can only eat So much tapas. Boy oh boy. Great staff, great burgers and they brew there own beer.

Thank Co34sd
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Didn’t expect to find a decent burger in Barcelona. Had the Big Al with curly fries. Very tasty and filling Also a nice range on local beers. Recommend the Triangle is you like an IPA with a citrus twist

Thank Allen B
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Great choice of fillings to suit all tastes. Really great flavour & good quality ingredients. The brioche buns were really light & didn't fall apart. The curly fries had tonnes of flavour & were nice and crunchy.

Thank Sophie C
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Decided to go in after seeing an advert on Instagram and we didn't regret it at all! Our Spanish isn't the best but the waiter was very friendly and chatty, happily spoke English to us and made us feel very welcome. The restaurant was lovely...More

Thank Tour223147
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Possibly one of the best burgers in Barcelona! We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the meat: fresh and tasty (local meat too). The bread was also amazing. Not a huge range of options but still a good one. Though the place was almost...More

Thank Lorenzo D
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Called in to Big Al’s after checking on trip advisor for local restaurants in the area we were staying in Barcelona. Mega friendly staff, and the food was great. Probably one of the best burgers I’ve ever eaten. The size of these things are huge....More

Thank WARDY x
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
Average prices
$12 - $29
Cuisine
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corsega 178, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighborhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 934 08 82 23
  • E-mail
Description
Authentic American burgers and friendly American service you won't find anywhere else in Barcelona. Big Al's offers dozens of big, juicy burgers made from freshly-ground, locally-sourced beef served on just-baked brioche buns. We also serve vegan and vegetarian burgers, homemade American desserts, and great starters like pulled pork nachos, our famous OMG chicken wings, and a salad (if you insist). We're also big on beer! We have 12 rotating taps of locally-produced craft beer and our friendly staff will be glad to make suggestions for pairing with the burger of your choice. Please note we don't take reservations, so it's best to arrive early on the weekends to avoid a queue. Come on in, say hi, and try what might be the best burger you've ever had.
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