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“Excellent meal”

The Mirror Restaurant
Ranked #3,435 of 9,510 Restaurants in Barcelona
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Eixample
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Excellent meal”
Reviewed August 26, 2013

If you want something a little bit different, try the Mirror restaurant. Excellent service and beautiful food in a delightful setting.

Visited August 2013
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Barcelona, Spain
Level Contributor
17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Bad attitude”
Reviewed June 22, 2013

I ate here last month with a group of 6 friends, 4 of which were vegetarians. So choosing a fish restaurant was not the best option:) (however they were staying in the hotel)

When ordering the waiters said it was impossible to do any veggie dishes. They refused to offer a salad, a risotto or anything. It was unbelievable, how a restaurant of this quality could not offer a single dish to someone who does not eat fish or meat. But what was even worse was the attitude that we had to deal with - like it we were from mars, and should return back there quickly.

My squid was excellent. But in hindsight we should have just walked out of the door.

  • Visited May 2013
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
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Helsinki
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“unprofessional dining experience”
Reviewed June 9, 2013

We had reserved the restaurand on our arriving night at ten o'clock (stayed at the Mirror hotel). Our flight was late and we arrived ten minutes late in the restaurant. The welcoming was quite rude and we were served in such a hurry thoughout the dinner that it was almoust a comedy - the whole dinner with appertizers and 3 courses took only 45 minutes and speed eating was not very pleasant. Later on we noticed that the restaurant closes at 11 pm which explains the hurry, but no one told us that - and why on earth they even take 10 pm reservations in fine dining restaurant if customers need to be out by 11 pm?
The food was not very special either, some of the ideas were innovative and thoughtfully presented on the plate (like langoustini cannellonis), but many of the courses lacked taste and we got the feeling that restaurant tried to be more than it was capable of. The wine list is good, but since we didn't want to share a whole bottle there was only one white wine option. I ask the waiter about it and the answer was "well, it's not bad". Not the answer you usually get in high end restaurants...(though the wine was quite good after all).

Visited June 2013
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Thank TeijaS
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Amazing Food”
Reviewed May 9, 2013

The breakfast buffet offered an impresssive display of chesses, cured meats, fresh fruits and juices and vegetables. Must try the variety of spanisg rice dishes for lunch or dinner, absolutely worthwhile!

Visited April 2013
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Thank Eduardo O
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Trabuco Canyon, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Location and a place you"ll remember”
Reviewed May 9, 2013

The Mirror hotel is in the upscale shopping neighborhood of Barcelona. There are great bars, restaurants and stores nearby and if you have a good map you can walk to Las Ramblas in 15 minutes. La Sagrada Familia is 2 metro stops away. CASA Mila is around the corner. The whole area feels very safe and I didn't feel like a tourist. Hotel is clean, has many mirrors!!! But is a cool place.

Visited May 2013
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