The 7 Best Pubs in Barcelona!
Because Barcelona is so big and busy, it can be hard to navigate the best pubs around while you’re there.
To help you have the best holiday possible, we’ve curated the guide to the very best pubs in Barcelona – including all shapes and sizes. Whether you’re on a break as a couple, with family or having a memorable stag do abroad. In this Barcelona pub guide you’ll find a collection of traditional tavernas, Irish pubs (of course) and unique additions that are must-sees while in the Catalonian capital. If you need any guidance on the watering holes and Barcelona pubs, you’ve come to the right place.
1. CocoVail Beer Hall Barcelona
If you stumble upon CocoVail beer hall you might be mistaken in thinking you’re right in the heart of USA. Taking inspiration from the Americana beer halls, this venue is the pinnacle of relaxed. From 2016 onwards, this has been aa place for community, world ales and craft beers to meet. Inside you’ll find long wooden tables, a huge selection of on top and bottled beers and a warm welcome from the staff. If you’re looking for a pint with an experience, this highly-rated venue is the perfect place to start.
Carrer d'Aragó, 284 | Website
2. Irish Pub Temple Bar
Irish pubs can be found everywhere across the world, and Barcelona pubs are no different! One of the most popular watering holes for locals and tourist is the Temple Bar. Inspired by the original in Dublin, this bar is constantly brimming with people looking for a good time on a sunny evening. The wooden bar, Guinness on tap and Sports-playing TV’s will make any Brit feel right at home. Top tip – get their early if you want a chance at the seating near the back.
Carrer de Ferran, 6 | Website
3. The Wild Rover
Yet another cracking Irish pub, The Wild Rover is the home or tradition. You won’t find fancy craft beers and weird flavours here! If you want classic Guinness, live music and an electric atmosphere this is the place for you. Situated on the lively Carrer de Santa Monica just off Las Ramblas, you can easily add The Wild Rover into your evening. This friendly Irish pub is easy to spot from afar, waving their Irish flag and offering comfortable couches for some daytime tipple.
Carrer de Santa Mònica, 2 | Website
Are you on the hunt for something a little different to your traditional boozer? Try Nevermind. This venue has perfectly combined the friendly pub feel with more high-end décor and a sprinkling of live music. In the dark depths on the venue you’ll find a fully equipped bar serving beer, ales but also spirits and cocktails. A proper all-rounder, Nevermind is a Barcelona favourite that you won’t find anywhere else. Good drink, great music and friendly staff – what else do you need?
Carrer d'Escudellers Blancs, 3 | Website
New and innovative, Beer’linale is a new concept that brings you not just the beer, but the experience too. Locals have crowned this venue as one of the best places to try ever-changing, international craft beers. As well as serving food too, they offer 180 different craft beers at a time, with 30 on tap for your enjoyment. You’ll find Beer’linale right off Les Ramblas in Barcelona, and you can even learn how craft beer is made from the knowledgeable staff inside.
Carrer del Carme, 7 | Website
6. Michael Collins
You might be surprised to see another Irish pub on our list of the best pubs in Barcelona, but hear is out. Michael Collins is one of the oldest Irish pubs in the heart of Barcelona. The small Irish bar really packs a punch in the way of community and music. As well as your token Guinness tap and wooden walls, you’ll find an infectious energy with music every single night, all year round. Make sure to check their website before you visit to see what events they have on where you can grab a Jameson and simply enjoy.
Plaça Sagrada Família, 4 | Website
7. La Rovira
La Rovira is one of the most popular microbreweries in Barcelona, situated a little outside of the centre. Family-run, La Rovira offers a unique experience in, not a bar, but more a home brewer and shop where you can let your taste buds run wild. If you’re the biggest fan of liquid gold, learn a little about your favourite drink while tasting craft beers from around the world. From chocolate stout to classic IPA’s and everything in between, this is a great pub in Barcelona to find your next favourite beer!
Carrer de Rabassa, 23 | Website
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