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El Viejo Pop

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Neighbourhood:
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Via laietana, 57, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 18 06 69
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08:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri 08:00 - 01:00
Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

The service was great, the food was delicious and the prices were affordable. Would definitely recommend especially if you're an out-of-towner looking for a good place to eat!

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Thank Aidan M
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Walked past this place a couple of times and decided to try. Prices were average, food lovely! The burger was the best my other half has ever tasted !

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Thank Michelle D
Barcelona, Spain
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Not a bad sote to have a burger in Barcelona. It could be a little more gourmet and offer different tapas.. Indeed it is an average burger spot in Barcelona downtown

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere close by to have a quick burger, nothing fancy. This hit the spot. We both had the Johnny Depp burgers, nice big patties and well made. €26 for both meals plus a coke and a beer. Drinks a but overpriced but we were happy enough. Tables were a bit close together.

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Thank gorgeousgeordie
Dallas, Texas
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149 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Two doors from our hotel we needed a quick lunch bite after our overnight flight from the States. Diverse menu. Frozen paella. BUT, two beers and a shared HUGE HALF KILOGRAM HAMBURGER later, we were impressed! Really hit the spot! (We have yet to figure out how they charged us 20.9 euros for 16 euros worth of food, but we... More 

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Thank Timmy232
Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We ordered a takeaway from here via deliveroo. It arrived on time. We had bread with tomato and hummus which were nice. We had two paellas; one chicken and one mixed. The mixed one came with mussels, one prawn, some chicken and possibly cuttlefish. My boyfriend was quite happy with it. My chicken paella was disappointing, although it tasted nice... More 

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Thank GraceWilkinson
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

There were only a few tourists inside which should have been my first clue that this place was a tourist trap overcharging and cutting corners. I had the "sautéed mushrooms with garlic and parsley" which I'm sure were canned mushrooms heated in olive oil and the fishermens mussels which again I'm sure they substituted with canned mussels in a watered... More 

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Thank Amanda M
Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Cool atmosphere and decor in this restaurant. Chicken paella was great, as were the sangrias! Top notch, service was fast and attentive and servers could speak great English which was nice. Didn't stay long but enjoyed it nonetheless.

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Thank ttorikk
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The food in this restaurant is very tasty. I've tried other establishments and they don't compare to this one. The chicken paella is a must. Been here 3 days in a row.

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Thank wollacott
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

It was an ok meal. Pleasant restaurant. Service ok. Tapas starter not brilliant but the burgers were delicious. Beer on draft by the litre!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via laietana, 57, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
  • Phone Number: +34 933 18 06 69
Description
In the El Viejo Pop everybody is welcome, so from his opening many people goes daily to have lunch, have dinner, eating some "tapas" or drinking a beer or a coffee. In his three floors you will find bar, live broadcast of football matches and spaces for groups among other things. But over everything you will find good food and the warm atmosphere of El Viejo Pop.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)

Neighbourhood Profile
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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