Spain, Barcelona Guide (B): The Catalan Food Journey

The Catalan Food Journey
One of our favourite moments while travelling is trying the local cuisines, however being vegetarians it gets bit difficult for us nevertheless we always look forward to try something new.

During our food trail in Spain we got an opportunity to have a meal at World’s oldest restaurant “Sobrino de Botin” in Madrid, devoured authentic paella in Valencia and in Barcelona we decided to thoroughly indulge in the famous Spanish tapas.

As we spent majority of our time exploring the areas around the Barcelona City Centre, most of our food breaks were near Las Ramblas. The street is lined up with some great restaurants where we enjoyed delicious traditional tapas while watching the lively street outside.

La Boqueria Market

Goodies from the market

One of the places in Las Ramblas that cannot be missed is visit to the La Boqueria Market. It is oldest market in the city and is the perfect place to start the Barcelona Food tour. We loved the fresh coconut juice and the caramelized nuts from the stalls at the entrance of the market. Couple of stalls also sell authentic Spanish saffron and confectionaries like turrons (Spanish Nougats) and Mazapan for reasonable price, which are perfect goodies to take back home.

Tapas bar at Sukaldari Restaurant

Veg tapas

Some of the restaurants in Las Ramblas where we tried the traditional tapas are the Sukaldari Restaurant and the Bar Nuria. The Sukaldari has an open tapas counter where you will be served with tapas of ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: The Catalan Food Journey
Guide Location: Spain » Barcelona
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Las Ramblas   La Boqueria Market   Sukaldari Restaurant   Bar Nuria   Buenas Migas-Focacceria   Taverna El Glop   Passeig de Gracia   Pintxo Bar  
Author: Tales Of Travelling Sisters
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