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Cafe Zurich

Placa Catalunya 1, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 17 91 53
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, Cafe, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Placa Catalunya 1, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a perfect spot to look at people passing by. Coffees are quite bad and service is uneaven. It is kind of a tourist trap but if you go there for people watching you should be fine

Thank Scooter691
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The coffee is quite good, but as it is situated in an extremely touristic place, and it is a place with a lot of history, the prizes are a bit expensive. Anyway, a day is a day, and this is the place to sit and...More

Thank XeViLop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's one of the famous and centrical coffees in Barcelona great and fast service, good coffee and sandwiches ( bocadillos) Ideal to make an appointment and easy to find someone in the big City.

Thank EduardoGreenBCN
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Paid a lot of money for a small cup of cappuchino, which took almost 40 min and the terrace was not that crowded..

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Only tourist go here. There are much better bars these days in Barcelona. in fact, as a local I wouldn't go close to bars on the ramblas...

Thank DaalexInSpain
Reviewed 29 November 2017

DONT GO TO THIS PLACE. I did my MBA in Barcelona and lived there for over a year and we went to this place because my mother wanted a beer while we waited for the Olympics anniversary event at Plaça de Catalunya. My mom was...More

Thank Andrea Patricia M
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Sat in a prime position on the Placa de Catalunya looking down towards La Ramblas. A perfect place for a drink and snack to take in the fantastic atmosphere of this beautiful city. I had a coffee and apple cake. Delicious. Second visit to this...More

Thank Shazzer1966
Reviewed 15 November 2017

expensive and overrated. The only good thing is its location but the waiters are rude an dthe prices high. Avoid it if you can

Thank nounou b
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Stoped off here for a coffee after fighting our way to the top of Las Ramblas. A busy spot. Had a nice seat outside that gave a good view of the world going by. We had tea and coffee which was OK. Nothing much otherwise...More

Thank Ronan M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Perfect place to meet up with people coming in from out of town or whatever. Always busy, good place to get a beer

Thank mercedesc14
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19 January 2017|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
I would not recommend Cafe Zurich for family lunch / diner. Zurich is a nice place for drinks, pastries and snacks. There are many better options in the center of Barcelona (near the cathedral, Plaza Real) or at Barceloneta... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Cafe, Spanish
Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Placa Catalunya 1, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 933 17 91 53
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