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Fargas

Carrer del Pi 16, Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 20 03 42
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Delicious Chocolates and Fruit Jellies

Happened on this small shop on our last day in Barcelona. Chocolates are pricey although not as... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Margaret R
,
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Good But Not Exceptional Chocolate

Sorry! I love chocolate and the chocolate was good, but expensive, and certainly not in the league... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
DianaID19
,
Maplewood, NJ
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4 weeks ago
“Delicious Chocolates and Fruit Jellies ”
29 May 2017
“Good But Not Exceptional Chocolate”
LOCATION
Carrer del Pi 16, Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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+34 933 20 03 42
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Happened on this small shop on our last day in Barcelona. Chocolates are pricey although not as pricey as some other chocolate shops we saw. Got a sample and it was good although not as good as a chocolate shop we like in Belgium. Fruit...More

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Sorry! I love chocolate and the chocolate was good, but expensive, and certainly not in the league of the "best chocolate" I have ever eaten. I did not try to pralines, which was probably an oversight. If you are nearby, give it a try but...More

Thank DianaID19
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I visited the shop based on recommendation from a local friend. I bought pralines of all sorts. It is a real disappointment considering the fame. The recipe probably has not been renewed at all over many years, and the pralines radiate an old-time flavor in...More

Thank milanuno
Reviewed 2 September 2016

No where in the world have I had more exquisite chocolate than from Fargas. They have been making the same chocolate in the same place for centuries. It is the greatest chocolate anywhere, The shop itself is simple but nicely appointed, They have lovely displays...More

Thank PDXUncleDude
Reviewed 10 March 2016

To be honest I was expecting bigger things from this shop, and was initially disappointed when I walked in a saw how small it is. But upon looking around I saw all the wonderful chocolate craft, which really made me marvel. It's so nice to...More

1  Thank L_heap6
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The best thing about this shop is that time-honored ambiance you get when you walk into the shop. I love establishments that is able to withstand the test of time, especially restaurants. It means that their food is constant and never changing, and people still...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I loved this chocolate shop. It is beautiful and smells decadent when you walk inside! The staff doesn't speak English but they were very patient and helpful and shared several taste samples with me so that I could decide what I wanted. They packaged a...More

Thank Julz P
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Ate the most deliciously decadent chocolate ice cream at this beautiful store. The chocolates are ethereal. Don't miss this if you are in Barcelona!!

Thank PJg8r
Reviewed 26 August 2015

This place was recommended by a chef we visited in Barcelona and thankful for the recommendation. The chocolates we got were amazing! I would definitely recommend to stop in here for chocolates or sweets as it has been around a long time and you can...More

Thank Matrixd5
Reviewed 27 July 2015

A delicious step back in time. Traditional Barcelona high-end chocolate shop. Stop off on your way to Santa Maria del Pi. Let the kids go crazy and sample. Friendly staff.

Thank miamiflor
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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
...More
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