Restaurants near Barceloneta Beach

Looking for restaurants near Barceloneta beach? Here are some places you can enjoy after you had enough the sand and the sun. Whether you are into the traditional Spanish tapas, seafood dishes, paella, or Mediterranean food, you will find something to your taste.

Restaurante Il Vecchio Porto

Restaurant Il Vecchio Porto Reviews

Address: Carrer de l’ Escar, 16

Average price: €25

Open: 11:30-24:00 (Monday-Friday). 12:00-03:00 (Saturday & Sunday, but the kitchen closes at midnight)

Closed: on Wednesdays

Dubbed the best Italian restaurant in Barcelona, Il Vechhio Porto is located two minutes walk away from Barceloneta beach. Its charming terrace offers great views over the Marina, and the seafood dishes are worth a try. Maybe you did not think that Barcelona is a pizza destination, but Il Vechhio Porto will certainly prove you wrong. However, you should expect some service hiccups, including waiting a bit longer than you would have liked for the food to arrive.

For the hot summer days as well as for a stylish evening out, Il Vecchio Porto has recently introduces a varied cocktails menu, where you will find both classical names like Mojito and Bellini and signature cocktails, including “Il Vecchio Porto” based on Hendrick’s gin, Limoncello, strawberries, rosemary and lime juice.

El Raco del Mariner

El Raco del Mariner Reviews

Address: Carrer de l’Escar, 30

Average price: €40

Open: 05:00-18:00

Closed: on Saturdays & Sundays

One of Barcelona’s best kept secrets, El Raco del Mariner is a great fish restaurant situated in the close vicinity of Barceloneta beach. If you are a seafood or fish lover, give this Mediterranean restaurant a try. You won’t regret it!

A trio of women – Mary Jabalera and her two daughters (Jennifer and Sonia) will welcome you in a fisherman’s paradise serving the best fideua in town and some delicious fish dishes.

Foc Restaurant

Foc Restaurant Reviews

Address: Juan de Borbón, 66

Average price: €30

Open: 12:00 – 02:30 (Monday – Thursday), 12:00 – 03:00 (Friday – Sunday)

Located on the street parallel with the beach, Foc is a Latin oriented cafe serving delicious traditional Latin American cuisine dishes.

A dining option that is popular with the locals as well as with tourists, Foc might be a bit too crowded and noisy during rush hours.

If you want to enjoy in at leisure, go there in the afternoon!


Lolita Barceloneta

Lolita Barceloneta Reviews

Address: Passeig de Joan de Borbo, 38

Average price: €30

Open: 08:00 – 12:00 (Sunday – Friday), 08:00 – 02:30 (Saturday)

A great tapas bar that can be found within a few minutes walk from Barceloneta beach, Lolita is a great option for lunch after having enjoyed your morning hours on the beach.

The great thing about Lolita is that you can also stay on the terrace during the cooler days as it has outdoors heaters. The view over the harbour is also a strong point.



Port Vell

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Address: Passeig Joan de Borbó 20

Average price: €45

Open: 13:00 – 02:00 (Wednesday – Monday)

Closed: on Tuesdays

You may have come to Barcelona to visit Gaudi’s landmarks, but it does not hurt to keep an open mind and understand that paella is another of Barcelona’s top attractions.

So, if you want to taste the best paella in Barcelona, have a stop at Port Vell, a great restaurant near Barceloneta beach.

For budget travelers, they have a fixed price menu which contains good options of dished.

El Rey de la Gamba

El Rey de la Gamba Reviews

Address: Passeig de Joan de Borbó, 53

Average price: €30

Open: 10:00 – 01:30

Closed: on Wednesdays

Another great find for paella and seafood lovers, El Rey de la Gamba is a popular restaurant near Barceloneta beach where you will find a wide range of tapas and sea fruit dishes at reasonable prices.

Dubbed as the best place in town for a rice dish but also as the king of shrimps, El Rey de la Gamba is certainly worth a try.


Zahara Restaurant

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Address: Passeig Don Joan Borbo Comte, 69

Average price: €40

Open: 12:00 – 02:30

If you have a sudden crave for Mexican food, Zahara is the place to go. Its location near Barceloneta beach might scare some thinking this is a tourist trap with exorbitant prices.

Anything like this with Zahara. The food is simply delicious, the prices are reasonable, and the atmosphere is inviting. If you want to hang out and enjoy the view, order a cocktail. They are something special!

Same is said about the hamburgers. Give them a try!