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Barca Tapas

Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
+44 141 248 6555
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“paella” (99 reviews)
“tapas” (185 reviews)
“bread” (59 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful eating experience in a lovely setting. We needed a totally gluten free meal and we thoroughly enjoyed every mouthful. have recommended to several friends and family.

Reviewed 4 days ago

great place , love setting , high up in Princess square, lovely lunch, staff very attentive and friendly

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited for family dinner on a Friday night..booking simple. Staff friendly..quick service. Kids meal food value for money. Ordered paella which was delicious. Tables too close to one another but nice surroundings.

Thank jacand10
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been here a few times for both paella and tapas. You can sit inside or out on the mezzanine level of Princess Square. Really nice relaxed atmosphere, nice friendly staff, and the food and wine is really tasty. I actually can't wait to go...More

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When we arrived they said they didn't have a booking for us, but thankfully - because it was early - there were still tables available. We sat down and my partner asked where the toilets were. The young waitress had difficulty explaining this because she...More

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visite Barca in the early evening before attending a concert in the Royal Concert Hall. We intended to book t another Spanish food outlet, but that had closed and we found Barca as an alternative. The restaurant, part of a complex of eating places...More

Thank George L C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were trapped in the city during the British Airways system meltdown. We decided to take the edge off with a sangria and some stress eating. We love tapas because you can always get exactly the amount of food for whatever appetite you happen to...More

Thank CulinarySlut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Barca and it's always my favourite place to go for Spanish Tapas in Glasgow. We visited last Sunday 28/5 at lunchtime for a special occasion for my mum . We sat out on the balcony. We were rudely acknowledged by a waitress (...More

Thank rachglasgow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited for lunch. Great choice, nice setting, excellent service and it had a lovely choice of cocktails. Had the sliders and croquettes which were lovely. Husband had the pork cheeks where he was advised at the time of ordering that they were quite fatty...More

Thank lyndzm85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years but really felt the food this time was much more delicious. Can't fault this place, good food and service!

Thank Skydiver30
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is dancing available?
3 June 2017|
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Response from Barca_Tapas | Property representative |
Hi Tom, We have Salsa nights on the 1st and last Friday of every month. We also have Salsa and Bachata Classes every Thursday, these work in blocks of 6 weeks (they are on the 4th / 5th week at the moment), please do not... More
Hi, do you sell gift vouchers?
12 December 2016|
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Response from Danielle D | Property representative |
Hi Dan, Yes we sell gift vouchers in £10 and £20. These are available to purchase through the restaurant. If interested could I ask you to contact 0141-247-6555 where one of our team can help you. Kind Regards, Barca... More
What are the salsa nights like on a Friday ?
24 February 2016|
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Response from rynldsjs | Reviewed this property |
sorry also have not been for that but glad someone has advised you about it, I'm sure you will have a great time, enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$51
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 248 6555
  • E-mail
Authentic Spanish Tapas Bar in Glasgow City Centre, perfect for every occasion whether you are looking for a full meal, or just a snack or a dink. We serve a full range of tapas dishes, Spanish paella and bar snacks using fresh ingredients. We also have a comfortable bar area and offer a large range of beers, cocktails, spirits and liqueurs and specially selected wines and Cava from across Spain.
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