Follow me on......

twitter_zps6b86e744-1_zps71a3f56c-1_zpsb47329ac photo twitter_zps6b86e744-1_zps71a3f56c-1_zpsb47329ac-1_zps611e6214.jpg facebook_zps28331807 photo facebook_zps28331807-1_zpsac20571a.jpg youtube_zpsf8425ef5 photo youtube_zpsf8425ef5-1_zpsf8efbf09.jpg pinterest_zpsea659f07 photo pinterest_zpsea659f07-1_zpsf8d5df34.jpg googleplus_zpsf9bfd542 photo googleplus_zpsf9bfd542-1_zpsf8bedb45.jpg rss_zps2e86a605 photo rss_zps2e86a605-1_zps2bf4f726.jpg

Eating at Cerveceria in Barcelona, Spain

If you go to Barcelona, Spain you are going to walk down las ramblas at some point.  We actually went down it every day for one reason or another.  I kept seeing this one restaurant that looked inviting, so we finally gave it a try.

Cerveceria on las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain

I liked the look of the building and the dark wood inside the restaurant.

Cerveceria on las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain

I love the way all the food is displayed for you to choose from, especially since the menu did not have any english.  I just had the waiter walk with me to the bar and I pointed at what I wanted.

Menu from Cerveceria in Barcelona, Spain

After a very hot summer day, I was happy to get my Coke and sit down a bit while we waited for the food.

Barcelona, Spain coke can

Here is the spread we got.

Our food from Cerveceria in Barcelona, Spain

I tried to be a little healthy with this salad.  I thought the shrimp would be really fresh since Barcelona is right on the coast.  It was not!  The lettuce was a little wilted and the salad just wasn't fresh.  Disappointing!

My salad from Cerveceria in Barcelona, Spain

I had read that calamari was a regular Barcelona dish.  We have it all the time as an appetizer when we eat out here in the states, but I wanted to give Barcelona's a try.

Calamari from Cerveceria in Barcelona, Spain

Shouldn't have!  This was so bad!  Very greasy and had a strange taste.  Not something you want when eating seafood.  Another disappointment!  The final dish was my favorite (which isn't saying much).

Potato wrapped shrimp from Cerveceria in Barcelona, Spain

These shoestring potato wrapped shrimp were the best thing we ordered.  The potato part was crunchy and tasted like a good french fry.  The shrimp were just okay.  The seafood was a big let down here.  Overall, I would not recommend this restaurant.  The old adage, "You can't judge a book by its cover", is very true here.  Cute place, bad food.

Nube gelato in Barcelona, Spain

Needless to say, we needed gelato after that.  There are several places along las ramblas to buy it.  I thought this flavor was funny because my son says nube a lot.  But I can never pass up dark chocolate.

Gelato in Barcelona, Spain

Ahh, the perfect ending to a bad dinner!

Do you research food and restaurants before a trip or just wing it when you get there?


  1. That's too bad, those pictures looked so great! I think I'll have to make shoe string potato wrapped stuff at home, hopefully it won't turn out awful like the restaurant you ate at did!

  2. That shoestring potato looks delicious, too bad the shrimp weren't all that! I *love* the design on the coke can - that is so cool!

    1. I loved that too! Wish we had cool designs on our soda cans here in the states.


  3. This is my first time visit here. From the tons of comments on your articles,I guess I am not only one having all the enjoyment right here!
    17 seater minibus Manchester

  4. I felt very happy while reading this site. This was really very informative site for me. I really liked it. This was really a cordial post. Thanks a lot!. Visum Australien

  5. You have a good point here!I totally agree with what you have said!!Thanks for sharing your views...hope more people will read this article!!! read here

  6. Amazing... This is a such a nice and informative blog. thanks for share this...
    Hotel Frankfurt-Oder


Post a Comment

Thanks so much for leaving a comment! I ❤ them!

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Popular posts from this blog

Alaskan Cruise: Holland America Line

50's Prime Time Cafe at Hollywood Studios

Bermuda Food: The Newport Room