Wine Tasting Bars in Barcelona

Author: Stay U-nique

Barcelona is the third biggest city for tourist visit in Europe and it is also one of the top wine regions in the world. Catalonia have more than nine Denominations of Origin and one Denomination of Origin Qualificada, which serve for abundance of the production of wine across the province. Catalonia is a home of the popular wine regions known as Priorat and Penedes, and the sub-regions like Emporada, Conca de Barbera and Monstant. Wines like Galicia, Rioja, Priorat, Ribera del Duero and Ibiza should definitely be tried.

Owing to the countries’ large variety of wine, there are a lot of wine bars  in Barcelona. There is a plenty of good bars to choose between no matter if you are in the mood for a glass of wine with some tapas or a professional wine tasting experience. Moreover, the wine tasting is becoming more and more popular in Barcelona. There are plenty events dedicated exclusively to wine tasting. When you visit Barcelona, attending a wine tasting event is a must-to-do.

Here are the top 5 wine bars in Barcelona:

1.Els Sortidors del Parlament

Els Sortidors del Parlament is a perfect place for anyone who is a fan not only of wine but also tapas. The place offers a big variety of wine not only from Catalonia itself, but also from all around the world. Els Sortidors del Parlament differentiates from the other bars with its affordable prices and friendly service.

Address: Carrer del Parlament, 53, 08015 Barcelona                   Phone: 934 41 16 02

Webpage: http://www.elssortidors.com/ 

2. Cata 1.81

Cata 1.81 is the ideal place for wine lovers, both beginners and experts. It offers its clients the opportunity to enjoy sessions of wine tasting and also the best vintage wine. For these who would want to enjoy their wine in a relaxing atmosphere, Cata 1.81 is definitely the place as it offers an authentic wine cellar in the back.

Address: Calle Valencia, 181, 08011 Barcelona                                Phone: 605 62 84 84

3. Vila Viniteca

Located in the heart of Born, Vila Viniteca offers 5500 different national and international wines and is one of the biggest distributors in Europe. This big variety of wines, make it one of the best wine bars in Barcelona. Perfect for a wine enthusiast, or those simply curious about what the area has to offer, Vila Viniteca is a friendly wine haven.

Address: Carrer dels Agullers, 7, 08003 Barcelona, Spain            Phone: 902 32 77 77

Webpage: http://www.vilaviniteca.es/ 

4. Casa Mariol Wine Bar

Casa Mariol Wine Bar is a family business started in a small village called Batea. It is surrounded by vineyards from everywhere and the wine is like a religion to the inhabitants. The shop they have, in which you can also just get a table and drink a glass of wine with some tapas, is located in the heart of Sagrada Familia. Another amazing option that they have is a “Tasting course” which is for 3 days and it costs around 100€.

Address: Carrer del Rosselló, 442, 08025 Barcelona              Phone: + 34 93 436 76 28

Webpage: http://www.casamariol.com/en/

 5. Cellarer Wine Bar

With a score of 5.0 out of 5.0 on tripadvisor, the little Cellarer wine bar is definitely one of the best wine and tapas bars in Barcelona. The service, the prices, the music… and of course the wine and the tapas… are simply the best. Moreover, when your order is being served, the staff is kindly explaining how everything was being cooked. If this wine bar should be described with two words they would be: Hidden gem!

Address: Carrer de Mallorca 211, 08036 Barcelona, Spain.          Phone: 934 51 72 33