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Barcelona Restaurant

1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
+1 518-438-1144
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

The appetizers, brochettas and calamari ,were delicious. Four of us had three different types of fish,salmon,swordfish and tuna. All were were cooked perfectly with very tasty sauces. Service was friendly and attentive. The owner, Minerva ,came over to the table to inquire if we were...More

Thank sunny z
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I dined here several years ago and went back last week. I forgot how great the food and service was! Portions are "normal" size so there is room for dessert. Pricing is a bit high but the food is well worth it. Our waiter overheard...More

Thank Terry A. L
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This place was suggested to my son and I from the Best Western up the road and it was excellent. The apps were great, I had the chicken paella, my son had the veal daniel and both were very very good. coconut flan was excellent....More

Thank dogroomr
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Came here with my family looking for the Italian food I knew in the Capitol District over 40 years ago. Was not disappointed. Only two veal dishes, I seem to recall more variety at Fannies in Latham, but that closed a few years ago. The...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 25 July 2016

My husband and I had the pleasure of eating here on July 16th after a convention we attended in this city. We were just blown away by this wonderful restaurant. Our server was Anne and she was just delightful. Her recommendations were spot on and...More

Thank Mel R
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Always feel welcome here relaxing atmosphere but exciting at the same time and the food is deliciousif you're from out of town please come here it represents a great Albany local resaurant .if you're in town haven't tried it you must it's delicious here

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Five of us went to celebrate a birthday. Each chose a different entrée. I had the veal Daniel . To say it was good is definitely an under statement. The veal was tender & cooked to perfection, however the sauce made the dish. The others...More

Thank FWR2
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I met a friend here for lunch on a Thursday afternoon. During our hour visit, there were only about 7 other people in the restaurant. The service was fine, but there really wasn't anything special about the food. I had a wrap which was very...More

Thank DestinyRides
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Barcelona is one of our "go to" restaurants when it comes to celebrating a birthday, anniversary, etc. The food is just delicious and the atmosphere warm and inviting. As another reviewer stated the menu is diverse with plenty of wine choices too. I had an...More

Thank Holly N
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Return visit to try the desserts as we were too full last time to enjoy one. My son's birthday, and his choice to return to the restaurant(no argument from me😊). Great service and very welcoming. Many dishes are more Italian(and fantastic ) than Spanish, but...More

Thank elainewny
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say we had a toddler with us so we were part of the noise problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-438-1144
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