Since opening its doors last year, Cometa has quickly established itself as a firm favorite among Barcelona’s lovers of coffee and art. In addition to serving tasty sandwiches, fresh juices and good coffee, Café Cometa also doubles as an art space; from the impressionist paintings on the walls down to the specially sourced furniture.
Café Cometa, C/ Parlament 20, Barcelona, Spain, +34930 07 32 03
La Xalada’s windows will most likely be the first thing that catch your eye as you approach Calle Parlament from Parallel. Inside the elegant locale, a labor of love dedicated to owner Isabel Cruz’s mother and grandmother, you will find a creative menu of tasty tapas, as well as meat and seafood dishes, and a passionate restaurateur who’s more than happy to share her family story.
La Xalada, C/ Parlament 1, Barcelona, Spain +34931 29 43 31
With its welcoming interior, pretty terrace and incredibly affordable lunch menu, it comes as no surprise that Tarannà Café is one of the most popular spots in the neighborhood. During the hot summer months, take the opportunity to cool down with a bowl of delicious homemade gazpacho.
Tarannà Café, C/ Viladomat 23, Barcelona, Spain, +34931 06 11 93