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1700 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446
+1 617-264-8900
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“tapas” (193 reviews)
“chorizo” (42 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1700 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Favorite in Brookline, really great staff - Fiona in the bar is the best ambassador for the place and will serve you great Albariño and delicious tapas, some longtime favorites but also new exciting ones!

Thank Johan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here three or four times now and it has always been an enjoyable all round experience. Food is excellent, the service is great and outside seating is very pleasant in summer. We have also sat at the bar which is also a...More

Thank Nick E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our small group of 5 almost left because of noise level, but the manager found us a relatively quieter table in the back. Very nice tapas and main courses, good house wine. The bill, with the tip, set the group back less than $200. Recommended!

Thank Alex_Tallinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I could not believe that everything we tried was absolutely spot on: balanced flavor, beautiful presentation and just the right portions. The noise is a bit loud but tolerable, just part of the ambiance. The bar seating is separated from the inside dining and outside...More

Thank NottageCottageHawaii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a pleasantly warm Friday night at the end of a work day I dined with colleagues. A relaxed and friendly atmosphere, combined with great food, perfect service and excellent company made for a memorable experience. The Tapas style menu is varied and extensive. We...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is busy enough that it doesn't really need another good review, but I'm going to give it one anyway. Now, as my partner says, this is not a place for "cuisine" but for good food in a fun atmosphere. Even though very busy...More

Thank Isambard40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place, we were six altogether, table was round and medium size, would have liked a bigger table, especially when the individual tapa plates came out, there was very little wiggle room. We ordered pretty much all the favorites, the tapa with bikini in...More

Thank Erik E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed two delicious tapas while sitting outside on a gorgeous summer evening. Our server JEN was very attentive. The shrimp risotto was flavorful and rich. The spicy eggplant was the perfect compliment. Still hungary, we ordered the Branzino with potatoes and veggies. It was...More

Thank Gram E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at this restaurant was perfect for finishing a very good day. This restaurant was very noisy and crowded. But the food was very good. The staff,service,food,...all was perfect. Try this restaurant if you like dish as Espaniol.

Thank Shiva12345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic food, excellent hot bread, great service. Only complaint is that it is very loud inside the restaurant and you have to yell to hear each other at the table. I would highly recommend this place. Best Spanish style food in Boston area bar none.

Thank reza5240
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Response from Emortens | Reviewed this property |
There is a municipal parking lot across the street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-264-8900
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Barcelona meets Brookline, and a sophisticated Boston neighborhood has a wine bar to call its own. A historic town located minutes from downtown Boston, Brookline is the perfect mixture of urban and country living. From large estates and recreational parks to boutiques and pedestrian-filled streets, Brookline offers a city atmosphere in a suburban setting. Located in Washington Square at 1700 Beacon Street, Barcelona is the newest addition to this lively neighborhood dining destination. A mix of antique wire glass, steel and reclaimed wood gives our newly built space a vintage appeal. The rustic, polished environment is the next best thing to eating tapas and drinking wine in our restaurant's namesake city. With hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, and spacious patio, the space has a European charm which fills the menu as well.
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