Can Valles Barcelona is an exciting restaurant conveniently located in L'Eixample district. It is near the Parc de Joan Miro and just about 3 Km from La Sagrada Familia. Barcelona Budget highly recommends this as one of the best Barcelona restaurants. It is the perfect place to go after a long day of sightseeing at places including La Sagrada Familia.
This restaurant offers an informal atmosphere that almost appears to be a bar at first glance. But once you taste the food, you'll quickly see that Can Valles Barcelona offers much much more. This is one of the Barcelona restaurants where you don't have to spend a fortune to get high quality. At Can Valles, you can enjoy a wide variety of tapas, there are also traditional dishes such as carpaccio, meat served on a hot stone, fish, shellfish and Iberian ham.
The restaurant is also well known for its desserts and offers visitors items like cheesecake. Visitors will also enjoy a full bar including a selection of fine wines. This establishment prides itself on its high quality ingredients. If you want to understanding Spanish food better, this is a great place for you.
Nearby Attractions - Parc de Joan Miro and La Sagrada Familia
Walking distance from Can Valles Barcelona is the Parc de Joan Miro. This large park is where many go to relax in the L'Eixample district. You can see the 22 metre high sculpture Woman and Bird at this location. It also contains a public library that is also named after the artist.
Of course, if you want to see even more from Joan Miro during your stay, be sure to visit the fabulous Fundacio Joan Miro located in Montjuic. You will learn a great deal about this artist and get to see some of his finest works. The exquisite building was built by famed architect Josep Lluis Sert.
La Sagrada Familia is another amazing attraction in the L'Eixample district. This unfinished masterpiece attracts a very high number of visitors each year. However, waiting in line can be brutal. Barcelona Budget offers a tour of La Sagrada Familia that will give you a variety of insights into the building along with free admission. This means that you will be able to skip the lines.
Can Valles Barcelona is definitely one establishment where you will want reservations. It is very popular, but also a very small space. Barcelona Budget recommends using this free reservation service to book online. It will only take a few minutes to make a reservation, but this will potentially save you hours of waiting.
To get to Can Valles Barcelona via public transportation, take the L1 to Rocafort. It's also a short walk from the L3 Tarragona. If you are planning to take a lot of public transportation during your trip, consider buying the Barcelona card, which will give you unlimited rides on public transportation within the city as well as discounts on food, shopping and attractions. Barcelona Budget offers a discount on this amazing pass.
Do You Want to Learn More About Authentic Spanish Food and Wine?
So many people who are visit Barcelona eat the best meals of their lives, but then go home with no idea how to recreate them. That's why we recommend taking a Spanish cooking class. You will learn how to make some of the best dishes in Spain using seasonal and local organic ingredients. Each student learns to make meals including paella, gazpacho, a Spanish omelet and tapas.
Of course, students will also be able to taste their meals, and admission to the class is accompanied by red and white organic wine from Catalunya. This three hour class will make you confident to go home and cook for your friends.
We also offer a special wine tasting class that will prepare you to enjoy yourself at restaurants like Can Valles Barcelona. A wine expert will instruct you about the history of the wine and various flavors. This class is open to small groups and includes tastings of 4 wines along with snacks. Many visitors use what they learned in this class for the rest of their lives!