We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Cafe de L'Opera

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
La Rambla
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
La Rambla, 74, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 17 75 85
Website
Today
08:00 - 01:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

532 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 254: English reviews
Wallasey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely coffee, lovely turn of the century decor, right on the Rambla with excellent service. We particularly like the freshly cooked, still hot and crispy Churros. Very reasonably priced two cafe con leche and two portions of Churros for less than €7. Worth a visit.

Helpful?
Thank Jill B
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
102 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK. Let's be clear, I am giving this bar 5 stars for the decor, the experience & the amazing prices for coffee & brandy, not the food as I haven't eaten anything there. After doing visits over 16 years, this place never changes. It is as if it has stopped in time. This might not appeal to some of you... More 

Helpful?
Thank Minamon
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you walk in, you feel like you're in history. Orginal structure and decorated walls. The meals are very delicious and staff are friendly. We preferred there every day for breakfast.

Helpful?
Thank ASLI B
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable night here. Liked the overall laid back atmosphere. We had tapas, nice and tasty and Cava Sangria. Will return next time in Barcelona

Helpful?
Thank Annemaria M
Weybridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
210 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

If you are looking for breakfast and don't want to pay hotel prices then this is a good place to go. Not the smartest place along Las Ramblas but good for traditional and continental breakfast at a reasonable price. Interestingly enough there were a number of Spanish people in there when we visited. The staff speak good english.

Helpful?
Thank Sayer
Victoria, BC, Canada
Level Contributor
184 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We wanted to eat dinner somewhere while strolling on La Rambla one evening, so we had a look at the menu for this restaurant. The pictures looked great :) so we decided to sit down at one of their outdoor tables and have dinner there. We decided to share a platter of tapas and our waiter suggested one of the... More 

Helpful?
Thank CoolCouple99
Wallasey
Level Contributor
130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We called here on our first night in Barcelona, and went every night thereafter! There is an incredible welcome here, the staff are excellent and friendly, particularly Henry. We went in search of Churros and Hot Chocolate. It was superb. However, we also discovered what must be one of the largest collections of spirits in the city. WE thoroughly recommend... More 

Helpful?
Thank Pick1962
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here to have something sweet on our first day in Barcelona. The churros and hot chocolate was divine and such a treat that we went back on our last day before heading to the airport! The rating is based on the churros (I'm not sure about the rest of the menu). Ambience and service was great too!

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tucson, AZ
Level Contributor
46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

had a fully cooked breakfast and coffee here for under $8 USD. Great location right on La Rambla, great food, good service, nice decor.

Helpful?
Thank ssparlin
Calvisson, France
Level Contributor
31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

A return visit after perhaps a seven year delay,whats changed, absolutely nothing ! Cosy interior, slow service,glorious hot chocolate with chouros ,the place to watch the world go by on the ramblas

Helpful?
Thank Stuart D

Travellers who viewed Cafe de L'Opera also viewed

Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
 
Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
Barcelona, Province of Barcelona
 

Been to Cafe de L'Opera? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 01:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Rambla, 74, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > La Rambla
  • Neighbourhood: La Rambla
  • Phone Number: +34 933 17 75 85

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cafe de L'Opera staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in La Rambla

Neighbourhood Profile
La Rambla
Barcelona's most famous street was once a dry riverbed. Now, La Rambla is a 1200-metre boulevard, and a major draw for visitors. During the day, La Rambla fills with pedestrians, some of which stroll past impressive human statues and artists while others take a break to people-watch while enjoying a drink at one of the many terraces. Housed here is the iconic Boqueria Market that offers one of the most varied and appetising selections of local produce and specialty meats and treats. While it’s important for tourists to keep an eye on their belongings at all times, this area is most safely explored in the daytime and is a must see for everyone who visits.
Explore this neighbourhood