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Set de Born

C/ Esparteria 7 | C/ Esparteria 7, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 19 35 31
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ham” (10 reviews)
“pates” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (37 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
C/ Esparteria 7 | C/ Esparteria 7, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We entered this place without any previous info or advice. And the result was well above expectations. Nice little place to have a casual Catalan dinner of “pa amb tomàquet” with “embotits” and cheese. Food is great, atmosphere quiete and friendly and with a good...More

Thank BernatDesclot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious patatas bravas, good local wines, lovely cheese, in fact all tapas dishes we had were excellent, the restaurant isn't big - we came first, around 8pm and by 9pm it was packed (mainly with families), it's a bit dark and not spacious but this...More

Thank shianlee
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Good food first and foremost! Small and a little pushed for place. Prices are decent, but nothing special. Used to have great pate's, but they are gone now...

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Eclectic Tapas and really good wines. We went there last friday and my friends from Sweden just loved it. We have been to many tapas places but really,this is one of the best. The quality of the products is really good. I definitely recommend this...More

Thank ioannispanagoulias
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Delicious!!! Duck foie gras, beef carpaccio salad, arugula parmesan pine nut salad, meat platter, cheese, olives, brave potatoes, & so on. EVERYTHING was delicious. Service was great. Worth going to.

Thank KWINE_13
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This was my and my wife's second time in 5 years as we visited this lovely restaurant and it was as good as we remembered it. It has my deepest and best recommendations if you want to eat tapas, cheese and enjoy good wines.

Thank magnusang
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Been there many times and never been disappointed. If you are a cheese and cured meat lover, look no further in the born area of Barcelona. Wine are quite good too. Honest prices. Th eplace is a bit cramped, therefore no ideal for kids or...More

Thank Cbernacca
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Good location, lovely traditional restaurant. Good service and great food at a very reasonable price. I can't fault this place. We had tapas; ham, prawns, potatas bravas, salad, a tuna carpaccio and delicious bread rubbed with tomato. The waiter chose the wine for us and...More

Thank DullDave
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this fantastic Tapas bar and wasn't disappointed, fantastic food, great service, great value. Try the Iberian ham platter 👍, will definitely be going back 10/10.

Thank philtaylor099
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This place had it all - lovely live music outdoors, great service, delicious food, and the best sangria I had in all of Spain. All for a very reasonable price. Can't wait to go back and try it again.

Thank Cassie W
El Born / La Ribera
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enjoy losing your way in. After all, there are few
places that live and breathe such exciting energy
regardless of the time of day. This neighbourhood
seamlessly transcends the old and new parts of the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Esparteria 7 | C/ Esparteria 7, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > El Born / La Ribera
  • Neighbourhood: El Born / La Ribera
  • Phone Number: +34 933 19 35 31
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