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Barcelona

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222 Summer Street, Stamford, CT 06901
+1 203-348-4800
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hertfordshire
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The thing about the Coney Island hot dog eating contest that I never understood is that people like hot dogs so eating a lot of hot dogs isn't that difficult. A greater challenge would be eating the food from "Barcelona" bar. Firstly, the drinks were woeful. My "cider" was just cloudy apple juice with a hint of alcohol. My gf's... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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267 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a big family dinner here while visiting. The tapas and sangria were really good. Lots of sampling and passing things around. Food was good. You may have to stand in line and wait to get a table

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Thank Pete Z
Stamford, Connecticut
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eat here all the time, with my wife or family include 1 yr old. Food is great. Atmosphere perfect. Actually had my 40th celebration here with family and friends. Waiters couldn't have been better.

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Thank Leoncp
Valparaiso, Indiana
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barcelona (Downtown Stamford CT) - I loved the tapas, and thoroughly enjoyed the patatas bravas with salsa and garlic aioli, as well as the crispy panko breaded squash blossoms. Both the spinach-chickpea cazuela and broccoli rabe were good veggie choices. The service was great because the waiters were attentive and open to answering questions about the tapas. I plan to... More 

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Thank aapony
New York City, New York
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four summers ago, I went to Barcelona for a long weekend. Hoping to relive a bit of that tapas-tinged life, I headed to Barcelona Stamford last night with my bf for what was to be our last dinner out for a long time (and hence a special night). We ordered five tapas to share: the Asparagus/Arugula salad, chickpeas and spinach,... More 

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Thank LauraBelle92
Mili H, General Manager at Barcelona, responded to this review

Hi Laura, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your experience. I'm sad to hear that you did not enjoy what was suppose to be a special night for you and your boyfriend. We try to keep the restaurant lively and traditional as you would feel in Spain but you are right, it can get a... More 

Portsmouth NH
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at marriott courtyard across the street so it was easy to stroll over to barcelona at about 5:30 on a wednesday evening. We enjoy dining at the bar and ivariably find conversation with staff and/or other guests. Met our server,Seth. I enjoy a Manhattan before dinner. But I want it made my way. Seth listened and crafted a great... More 

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Thank Puddledocker
Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Barcelona has a decent menu at ok prices but gets so busy it's hard to get a table there any day of the week. Obviously it's because it's good there but I found it noisy and cramped with a long wait to get seated. My advice is try it out but be sure to book.

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Thank ChallengerSRT8
New Delhi, India
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56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Service is good and food is also nice. If I am not mistaken they also deliver in the Hotel just like room service.

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Thank Jaitly_A
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

The food was definitely good, who doesn't like a good tapas place. However, it was a little overpriced in terms of the quantity. I have had better tapas before and thus was not thoroughly impressed. The service was excellent but they did not time our tapas very well, they should have waited till we finished what we were eating before... More 

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Thank Allison M
Colleyville, Texas
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

A go to restaurant for me in Stanford. Tapas are excellent, love the carne platter. Very happening bar and social vibe. Fun place

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25
Cuisine
European, Spanish, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Summer Street, Stamford, CT 06901
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-348-4800

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?