Food was brilliant. We had street entertainers a couple of feet away, and the host Arnesto was a amiable, friendly conversationalist who did everything to make our evening very enjoyable.
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Great location as it is in the Placa Reial. Grab an outdoor table and watch the entertainers. The location is on a corner but you are still able to witness all of the action. The seafood paella was delicious and actually better than a restaurant...More
Have just had 4 wonderful days in beautiful Barcelona. Found Alex on the 3rd night and it was lovely. Set in a plaza with street entertaining just off the Rambles. Under new management and very good. My grandson particularly liked the squid!!! Well worth a...More
My husband and i are spending 3 glorious days in Barcelona, we visited restaurant Alex on our first night and fell in love. The food is wonderfully authentic and we went from uptight to happy in one tankard of beer. Gorgeous, down to earth. A...More
We had lunch here before going to the airport for our flight home. We wanted to eat tapas (food that we are very familiar with). We were tempted in by a very pleasant member of staff and the promise of a free glass of champagne...More
Selected this place for the location without checking reviews. The service was ok but the food - the food was AWFUL. So much so that we left after a few forkfuls. Do yourself a favour and don't eat here. It's atrocious.
Had a nice meal here. The food could have been a bit warmer, but, in general it was nice. The paella wasn't fresh and could have been re-heated, but not bad.
We were dragged to this place as soon as we enter the square by one of the guys who worked here but we didn't regret. Staff was very welcoming and paella was really good. So good that we came back here few days later and...More
We had dinner outside facing the open plaza. The food was delicious mainly the sausages, the potato bravas, the paella and the salads. Mehdi was serving us and he was great !