We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices


#1,193 of 7,640 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
El Raval
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
C/ Balmes 8, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
+34 936 01 19 08
15:00 - 03:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 13:00 - 02:30
Mon - Wed 15:00 - 02:30
Thu - Fri 15:00 - 03:00
Sat 13:00 - 03:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

90 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 75: English reviews
Newbridge, Ireland
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Owner and staff all Irish ,make all customers welcome. A perfect watering hole to relax after sight-seeing.

Thank Margaret W
Newcastle under Lyme
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere with a warm and friendly welcome. Good choice of whiskeys and other beverages for those not wishing to partake of the black stuff!!!

Thank Peter W
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watched the football in there, it was rather quiet but then again who wants to watch Aston Villa play. Staff were friendly and a decent Guinness.

Thank James S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Hotel Jazz for 4 nights and I visited this brilliant bar every afternoon for a refreshing pint or two on the way back to the hotel in the hot weather. We then visited the bar on the way back to the hotel after a night out for some late night drinks as this bar was open... More 

Thank djmarcus2014
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Watched some of the European Championship games here whilst in the city for a short break. Great and friendly staff (and especially knowledgeable about the area). Good selection of drinks although no food which is a shame. The Jameson bottle collection is worth the visit alone.

Thank David V
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
233 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Easy to find on a main road not far from the ramblas. Part of a student hostel serves breakfast and snacks through out the day. Full breakfast and coffee approx €8. Also open late and offers special offers on various drinks. Good music even during breakfast.

Thank ANGIEB60187059
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Spent a week in Barcelona and visited this pub 4 times. Really enjoyed the atmosphere and the owners and staff were great company and made great recommendations for local restaurants. Would definitely return if back in Barcelona again. Thanks guys!

Thank Eims001
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
89 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Visited as a group of 6 and whilst it was late afternoon and not too busy the owner took time out to talk to us and get us involved in his dream. Having owned the bar for the last 15 years he knows everything about the area and the bar and how to ensure the customers enjoy the experience. Great... More 

Thank Slimjim05
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Nice Irish sports bar - good location, great staff, fine ale - a little pricey tho. And don't serve food. But apart from that a good little Irish sports bar :)

Thank Bee123000
Victoria, Australia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

We called into Scobie's on a Wednesday night for a couple of drinks before we went for dinner. The owner was lovely, very friendly and started conversation with us. Very clean and relaxed environment. Would highly recommend to anyone

Thank Breeza55

Travellers who viewed Scobie's also viewed

Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
Barcelona, Province of Barcelona

Been to Scobie's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
13:00 - 02:30
15:00 - 02:30
15:00 - 02:30
15:00 - 02:30
15:00 - 03:00
15:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Balmes 8, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Raval
  • Neighbourhood: El Raval
  • Phone Number: +34 936 01 19 08

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Scobie's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in El Raval

Neighbourhood Profile
El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic spots in the entire city. A sense of humble authenticity protrudes from the many independent record stores, second hand shops, and student bars that seem to light up the streets day and night. The rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day forum for bohemian youth, abuzz with the sights and sounds of late-night gatherings and talented skateboarders showing off their latest tricks.
Explore this neighbourhood