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Barcelona Restaurant and Bar

263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
+1 614-443-3699
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (98 reviews)
“paella” (104 reviews)
“peach soup” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 2:30 pm Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place came highly recommended. We went for dinner. Street parking is hit or miss, but they do have a valet. The ambiance is really nice both indoors and on their patio. Service was very good and friendly. Drink selection and quality were great. We...More

Thank GattoViziato
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped in today for lunch!! WOW.... this is such a cool place and a great restaurant to show off for Columbus (German Village)..... great service.... tremendous wine list and wines..... and my food was off the chart... I told the manager I had just...More

Thank gary c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I headed out by myself for dinner to discover that a limited tapas and wine or cocktails menu was only $5 a plate or a drink, provided that you ate at the bar. So I did. I enjoyed a good dish of short ribs in...More

Thank HometownChef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

5 of us went to celebrate my daughters graducation from Ohio State. We found Barcelona to be a warm, vibrant place to dine on delicious food. We started with fabulous cocktails and a meat and cheese plate of our choice. We were delighted to find...More

Thank Stefanoh
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

The scallops with baby Lima beans was one of the best restaurant meals I have ever had. It’s in a cream sauce with mushrooms and adds a slightly sweet taste. Plenty of options on the menu but I decided to try something other than steak...More

Thank GreenbrierBuckeye
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I have been to Barcelona more than once and make a paella myself but I learned a little bit about making a better paella at lunch. Someone can cook! Ours was big enough to split. Nice Spanish wine list, and overall not expensive. Will hit...More

Thank RLH1955
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Went on a busy night because the Final Four was in town. It was full when we arrived but the service was excellent. Every dish we had, shrimp and grilled octopus and the short rib and scallop paella were excellent as was the almond cake...More

Thank Husky71
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant presents itself as Catalan cuisine, whatever this means, but all it has is the standard dishes on any poor quality Spanish restaurant, poorly prepared and over priced. Paella, a typical regional dish in Valencia region, delicious when properly prepared, was rather a mixture...More

Thank Oneplus O
Reviewed 14 March 2018

A short walk from our B & B and a pleasant surprise when we arrived. Great atmosphere and vibe. Very good service, the food was better than expected. Will dine there when we visit again

Thank swellbob
Reviewed 11 March 2018

First-time visitor - had the tasting menu and it was very good. Chocolate-tomato soup with goat cheese, cheese potatoes, lobster, steak with almonds and brussels sprouts, and cookies and milk. The place was crowded - make sure you have a reservation. Our server was attentive....More

Thank FuninPhx71
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22 January 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 E Whittier St, Columbus, OH 43206-2323
    (Jaeger Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-443-3699
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