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Barca Tapas

#192 of 1,928 Restaurants in Glasgow
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Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
+44 141 248 6555
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This has an external covered patio and an inside restaurant, situated on the second floor of the building at the rear. menu was quite extensive although a la carte was expensive as were the drinks (£6-50 for a small cocktail). Lunch menu was much better priced at £11-95 for three tapas, although there was the really annoying supplement for some... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mum loves it here and we have been a few times now. Staff are helpful and friendly. Nice buzz about the place. Lovely decor inside, but feels a bit dark during the day as Princess square is so bright and beautiful. Hence the reason we always sit outside. (The restaurant is located at the rear far away position when... More 

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Manston, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arranged to meet up with friends we hadn't seen for over 22 years and wanted somewhere we could talk without being frowned at. The tapas bar suited us perfectly. Initally the men ordered beers while we had coffee/tea. Later I wanted to join them drinking but not on an empty stomach. The tapas I ordered for all of us... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't get enough of the mains very nice! The sharing dessert platter was slightly disappointing however the cocktails made up for this entirely. We will definitely be back

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Barca Tapas Restaurant in Glasgow for the first time. Hadn't booked a table however we were prepared to wait and sat in the bar till a table became available. Within 20 mins we were lucky to get taken to our table outside. Three of us were dining & we ordered 8 different tapas, olives & freshly made bread. Staff... More 

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alloa
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Tapas, friendly staff, excellent choice and good venue to start a great night in Glesga. On a Voucher deal ,choice not restrictive and quality of dishes better than Tapas bar we visited last year in Barca,but not quite as good as the Tapas bar in Peneda, but there again, did not have sea, sun and Spanish atmosphere, but 5... More 

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Barca in Princes Square with an itison voucher gifted to us by family and had a thouroughly enjoyable experience.. the setting of restuarant in princes square is stunning and the food was equally as good.. value for money is brilliant.service was efficient and friendly and we will most definately return at some point in the future.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Sunday evening with an itison voucher from a friend. Given a nice seat told Paella would be 45 mins and would we like to order anything else so I ordered the goats cheese which was supposed to have chick pea and salad this never happened just the cheese with some leaves under it I asked for a bit... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here as a party of 4. We ordered some bread and oil to start then went on to order a further 8 assorted tapas dishes all of which were lovely. We also ordered a bottle of wine and beers and the bill was slightly more than average however I believe you're paying for the location of being within... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Hubby and we're here yesterday evening on 5pm deal . Have been before so knew what to expect. Added in the rustic bread and sera no ham. Delicious and good portions. We chose the mixed paella as part of our deal but was a bit disappointed in the lack of seafood. Two prawns and four tiny mussels. Chorizo and chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 51
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?