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Piratas

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Eixample
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Aurias-Macrh, 157, Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 45 76 42
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Mon - Fri 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Barcelona, Spain
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a unique place in Barcelona, those ones that should remind in secret. Small and personal, feeling that the owner is enjoying sharing with you his finds. The best tomato, and an incredible Toro salmon, we hadn,t tasted before. Is rare because of the short menu, but focus on product

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Shanghai, China
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We went with a group of friends from Barcelona to Piratas. What a hidden gem. From the moment you step in you can already feel the restaurant is different in a good way. It has very few tables so it is not easy to get a table without a reservation. The boss came to explain all the different foods of... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016

Visited this place twice - had a nice dinner and lunch. If you want to have breakfast or lunch you should ask host (I guess he is also an owner) beforehand. The menu is not big but the quality of products is perfect and all the dishes we had were really tasty.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

A very cosy place, with only 5 or 6 tables (I guess that reservation might be needed in different hours/occasions). A peculiar menu (explained and presented by the restaurant's chef who is a very nice person) using catalan/spanish products or imported ones from places where they are the best (like canned tuna fish from Azores, Portugal). The "pastel russo" as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

I have been at Piratas over the last 6 years and have never been disappointed. Great quality of product, great wines and personally I love the service and attention. It is one of my favorites in Barcelona.

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Barcelona
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Nice cozy informal restaurant with a personal touch and a good attention. Simple cooking with great products makes it a pleasure to come here. Good wine choice with non traditional bottles.

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

A familiar casual restaurant offering a superb quality of products and excellent plates. A good wine list and professional but kind service in a small cool place

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Namur, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

It is not cheap and it is very simple. But from a taste point of view it is just excellent. Do not go there for your eyes but for the pleasure to taste something near perfect in terms of taste. Duck + wine + crème brûlée.

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Barcelona, Spain
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Small restaurant at downtown where eating amazing plates and drinking good natural wines. The best foie poele in the city, excellent selection of Catalan&French cheeses, rice with sardines, homemade romesco sauce with potatoes, sweet ensaimada with liquor and kindly personalized service. Open from Monday to Friday all day from 12 to midnight

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2008

Make sure to have dinner there after a play at the National or a concert at the Auditori, but make a reservation first!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $63
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Monday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aurias-Macrh, 157, Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighborhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 932 45 76 42
Description
A small restaurant near the Monumental bullring in the heart of Fuerte Pio's neighborhood. We only have six tables and a very small kitchen. We look for the best quality in our products (foie from Sarlat, french creamy cheeses, diferent kind of natural tomatoes, best smoked fishes...). We have wines from diferent places in Spain and France, all conditionated in our "in cave". The service is familiar and very close to the diner. A different place for people who looks for the "not tipycal spanish food"Un pequeño restaurante cerca de la plaza de Toros Monumental en el corazón del barrio del Fuerte Pío. Solo hay seis mesas y una cocina muy pequeña. Buscamos la mejor caliudad en nuestros productos (foie de Sarlat, quesos cremosos franceses, diferentes tipos de tomates, los mejores pescados ahumados...) Tenemos vinos de diferentes regiones de España y Francia, todos acondicionado en nuestra cava. El servicio es familiar y muy atento. Un sitio diferente para la gente que busca algo mas que la típica comida española.

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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 exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognized architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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