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TOP 5 most famous & best restaurants in Barcelona guest post written by Krishna Kalpat

One of the most important social activities in Barcelona is eating. This has stayed a great past time whether in a local restaurant or with family and friends on a traditional feast on a Sunday. There are three kinds if meals to enjoy while in Barcelona. This includes breakfast, lunch and supper.

A number of restaurants don't open up on Mondays and Sundays and hence it is best if one first checks out on them before going out. Below are the most famous and best restaurants in Barcelona. This is not based on the prices hence some may be cheaper than the ones that are not mentioned.

Dos Palillos Restaurant:

This restaurant is located on c/elisabets, 9. It opens up from Tuesdays to Saturdays and stays closed on Sundays and Mondays. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays it operates from 7:30p.m. - 11:30pm while on its other operating days it is open from 1:30p.m - 3:30p.m. It closes and reopens from 7:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.

The chef of this restaurant was inspired by the dishes from the east including China, Japan, Vietnam and Thailand. This is mixed with traditional Spanish tapas and products. They serve steamed dishes, raw dishes and others. They also serve Japanese burger, Iberian pork and other nice dishes.

Moments Restaurant:

This one's address is passeig de gracia 38 - 40. This restaurant is also closed on Sundays and Mondays. It serves lunch from 1:30p.m. - 3:30p.m and dinners from 8:30p.m. - 10:30p.m from Tuesdays to Saturdays. These are specializing in Catalan recipes and anti-aging menus of Barcelona. The catalan menu includes dishes like arroz caldoso, de pescador which is a rice dish with soup and others. For the anti-aging menu there are dishes like macaroni served with buckwheat together with vegetables and scallops. It also includes mini pizza pies with joselito ham and artichokes. This is a very stylish restaurant and it was awarded a Michelin star in the year of 2011.

Arola restaurant:

This is another famous restaurant located at marina 19 - 21 on the 2nd floor of luxury hotel arts. Arola is open seven days a week from 1:30p.m - 3:30p.m and 8:00p.m - 11:30p.m. It has live music shows by local DJs.

This fine restaurant serves dishes which include: patatas "bravas de arola, lubina asada which is commonly known as sea bass, cebolleta y pimienta rosa and other great dishes. It has got a cellar which is well stocked with about 900 wines.

Passadis del Pep Restaurant:

This fine restaurant which is ranked number 4, its address is pla del palau, 2. It operates form Monday to Saturday and stays closed on Sundays. It opens up from 1:00a.m. - 4:00p.m and 9:00p.m to midnight. Passadis del Pep has got no menus but serves selectively beautiful dishes mostly sea foods. These dishes include sea snail, different kind of prawns, clams and others. It also serves its local champagne called cava.

Can Vallès Restaurant:

This restaurant's address is arago 95 and it is next to Rocafort. It operates from Mondays to Saturdays. Its opening hours are 1:00p.m - 4:00p.m and 9:00p.m - 12:00p.m. It stays closed on Sundays and the holidays.

Its recipes are made using the best products that can be found on the market. The dishes it serves include fresh sea food, chickpeas with lobster, fresh salads and others. It has got one of the best wines in the city. You need to book in advance because it is loved by very many people. You have it all on your fingertips, the best and most famous restaurants in Barcelona. They serve a variety of dishes that any foody wouldn't want to miss out.

Author bio: Hello, I’m Krishna Kalpat, An enthusiastic blogger from India. I have many passions in which blogging is one of them, I always prefer blogging in my free time and I also happen to own a food & travel blog named foodyadda.com where you can find some useful information about cuisines all over the world and also some travel tips.