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El Quim de la Boqueria

Tapas Restaurant€€€€
El Raval, Barcelona
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  • This tapas restaurant is famous for their squid. It's one of the most popular in the city!
  • Burak B.
    "Get the baby squid with fried eggs, oxtail risotto and shrimp."(20 Tips)
    Lisa W.
    "Try the chipirones - beyond delicious"(4 Tips)
    Shuja H.
    "Fresh seafood, best are clams, oxtail & baby squids"(5 Tips)
    Cindy Y.
    "Squid with fried eggs and prawns with fried eggs were amazing."(8 Tips)
110 Tips and reviews
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  • Zoë G.
    Zoë GandiyaMarch 29
    Wasn't open
  • Joyce S.
    Food is delicious!!!!
  • NeLReF L.
    NeLReF LavCamDecember 31, 2016
    Go as early as possible!
  • NeLReF L.
    NeLReF LavCamDecember 31, 2016
    Baby Squid with eggs are good for breakfast. All seafoods are fresh. Service is fast! Staff are friendly.
  • Vova N.
    Vova NovaqueDecember 3, 2016
    Super fresh and tasty tapas. Love it!
  • Ham M.
    Ham MAugust 27, 2016
    Great place! Tried the assorted mushrooms and foie gras: wonderful! Their house specialty eggs all seem great...
  • Ramy E.
    Ramy El KassisAugust 17, 2016
    One of the best restaurants in Barcelona. The risotto is to die for ...
  • Daniel B.
    Daniel BrugalJuly 12, 2016
    The huevos fritos con chipironcitos (fried eggs with baby squid) is hands down, the most delicious egg dish I have ever had! Order it and you will not be disappointed. Believe the hype
  • Suna E.
    Suna EralpJuly 8, 2016
    Crowded and in a fish smelling passage
  • Tolga D.
    Tolga DemirbilekJune 22, 2016
    Seafood is very good
  • Ayse O.
    Ayse O. G .June 3, 2016
    U may have to wait to sit but believe me it worths. Try eggs with baby squid. İt's not served enough large (for 2 person) as they say, but quite tasty. Also an authentic atmosphere.
  • Alexei D.
    Alexei DostoinovMay 27, 2016
    The food is fresh and delicious. Get a seat at the bar and the order the specialty of el quim.. The baby squid with egg! And don't forget to get some croquette, they are the best I tried in Barcelona!
  • Cem S.
    Cem S.May 23, 2016
    we waited a lot for free seat, but at the end we had an amazing lunch. not cheap for a marketplace restaurant, but this traditional taste and cozy ambience deserve that.
  • Minhee P.
    Minhee ParkApril 22, 2016
    Baby squid with fried egg was one of my favorite dishes for the entire trip to Barcelona
  • Baso S.
    Baso SApril 16, 2016
    Gotta have the baby squids with eggs.
  • Bianca
    BiancaMarch 19, 2016
    The crew is fun and the experience, at the market, it is worth the effort! Try the eggs menu with whatever suits your taste (shrimps and foie gras it's highly recommended). Ox tail risotto was amazing
  • Martin Q.
    Martin QuintanaFebruary 13, 2016
    #perfect just perfect
  • Tayfun Z.
    Tayfun ZamanFebruary 4, 2016
    Everything
  • Melissa D.
    Melissa DagdaganJanuary 29, 2016
    It took me awhile to find this place, but I found it! Arrived around 8am so plenty of seating. Definitely order the chiparones!
  • Et-Choon T.
    Et-Choon TayJanuary 15, 2016
    Everything is good here. We had the squid with egg, tortillas, mushroom, prawns, pan fried vegetables, artichoke chips, pork sausage & croquette. Desserts Grandma's homemade cake and cheesecake.
  • Cindy Y.
    Cindy YangJanuary 6, 2016
    They are open early at 7am. Squid with fried eggs and prawns with fried eggs were amazing.
  • Rachel W.
    Rachel Wang PangNovember 12, 2015
    Very delicious tapas, worth the wait
  • Monica D.
    Monica DazaOctober 31, 2015
    The best market food ever, obligate place to come in Barcelona!! But please keep in mind to be patience and be able to wait a bit.... But deserve the waiting....
  • Nur U.
    Nur UmarOctober 26, 2015
    Spanish Omlet başarılı
  • Shuja H.
    Shuja HaqueOctober 17, 2015
    Fresh seafood, best are clams, oxtail & baby squids
  • Emma K.
    Emma KarayiannisOctober 16, 2015
    Go between 2 and 3pm, less/no people waiting to grab seats compared to midday.
  • Emma K.
    Emma KarayiannisSeptember 29, 2015
    Definitely quieter around 2:30 - 3pm. Razor clams, bull tail risotto and baby squid 👍
  • Jahaira V.
    Jahaira VázquezSeptember 25, 2015
    Just wow! I was in heaven❤️Delicious food and excellent service. Try the tuna and asparagus.
  • Uzcan U.
    Uzcan UzSeptember 21, 2015
    Must Try : Baby Squids with Fried Eggs
  • Micah C.
    Micah ChilesJuly 15, 2015
    Baby squid (chipirones) on crunchy vegetables was spot on. House vino was okay. Duero or Rioja is better.
  • Nasser M.
    Nasser MJuly 15, 2015
    One Spanish omelet, please ... Tortilla or Spanish omelet was so delicious .. So many people but fast service
  • abb c.
    abb chanJuly 2, 2015
    rahul and marlena
  • Lina D.
    Lina DinarJune 16, 2015
    Delicious experience. Very crowded for the right reasons.
  • Ray S.
    Ray SuJune 2, 2015
    The baby squid over fried eggs is fabulous. So much flavor packed in such a little bite.
  • Angéline V.
    Angéline VisserMarch 22, 2015
    Very popular. Small place, you eat at the bar and you're lucky if you find some empty seats. No reservation possible. Best tapas I've had. The home made tiramisu is delicious.
  • Klas-Herman L.
    Klas-Herman LundgrenMarch 21, 2015
    Very good food, small place
  • Ran T.
    Ran TraininMarch 19, 2015
    Great food, fresh, try the olives..
  • Andy S.
    Andy SheahenMarch 7, 2015
    Eggs with little fish and the charcuterie
  • Serdar M.
    Serdar MengüerJanuary 10, 2015
    Sea food:-)
  • Marjorie C.
    Marjorie CDecember 24, 2014
    Foie gras with eggs. No doubt about it. So decadently yummy in your tummy. (Everything else was good too)
  • Michael H.
    Michael HornNovember 14, 2014
    Mussels marinera, grilled sardines, baby squid with crunchy vegetables.
  • Curtis S.
    Curtis ShoungOctober 8, 2014
    Baby squid over eggs and grilled sardines. Although I'm sure everything is good here.
  • Burak B.
    Burak BekdemirOctober 8, 2014
    Try to come around 2:30-3pm so it's calmer. Get the baby squid with fried eggs, oxtail risotto and shrimp.
  • DENİZHAN
    DENİZHANOctober 3, 2014
    Baby calamares with vegetables are very delicious.patatas bravas is oily.
  • Daniel
    DanielSeptember 29, 2014
    So much more than a market stall: amazing baby squid with young vegetables, grilled asparagus, fresh mussels, all at reasonable prices for quality food and speedy service.
  • ΑΝΝΑ
    ΑΝΝΑAugust 21, 2014
    A very famous bar - tapas restaurant at the heart of the boquerie...pleasantly surprised...
  • Yen Chern L.
    Yen Chern LauAugust 15, 2014
    Eat. Everything.
  • Ryan S.
    Ryan SquireAugust 8, 2014
    Everything is good. Surrender yourself to their recommendations.
  • Candan K.
    Candan KirbanJune 27, 2014
    Baby squid!
  • Khalid A.
    Khalid AlmowaizriJune 13, 2014
    tuna tartar
  • Inna I.
    Inna IvanovaJune 11, 2014
    You'll probably wait for 30-40 mins just to have a seat, but what they make their is just fabulous!!! Believe you'll enjoy whatever you'll order!!! 1000% recommend!
  • Yvonne Y.
    Yvonne YongOctober 23, 2013
    Superb Tapas! Must eat mussels!
  • Daniel B.
    Daniel BronfmanAugust 24, 2013
    Wow!!!...amazing
  • Tytania R.
    Tytania RoseAugust 20, 2013
    The best baby squid ever... Worth the que!
  • Carrie C.
    Carrie CMay 15, 2013
    Awesome. Friendly staff. Ordered artichoke chips, pedron peppers, grilled asparagus, razor clams(so fresh!) and oxtail(so rich in flavour). Everything was good. Wanna go back for more!
  • Kalu S.
    Kalu SakuraMay 2, 2013
    Best tapas! Best eggs with baby squid and sweet things the Catalan cream was delicious!
  • Andac O.
    Andac OzalpApril 11, 2013
    Baby squid with eggs buraya gelin!
  • DTourist F.
    DTourist FaridJune 19, 2012
    The wild mushrooms cooked in Porto and dressed with balsamic vinegar are absolutely divine! A must-try!!!
  • Carnet W.
    Carnet WilliamsMarch 27, 2012
    Say hi to the boys and speak English with Yuri so he can practice
  • R.J. F.
    R.J. FriedlanderDecember 11, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    If you are there for breakfast, 'tortilla de alcachofa' (artichoke omelette) or if you are more adventurous try the 'huevos fritos con chipirones' (fried eggs with baby squid)
  • Razzaaq M.
    Razzaaq MaymanSeptember 20, 2011
    Wow! Just try everything!
  • Acomodis Barcelona
    Acomodis BarcelonaSeptember 8, 2011
    A wonderful traditional tapas bar in the legendary Boquería market. As authentic as it gets with standing room only!
  • Ina
    InaJune 16, 2011
    Try the "Chipirones con verduritas" - the "plato" not the "tapas". With a chilled rose wine.
  • Lisa W.
    Lisa WomersleyNovember 13, 2010
    Very busy, award-winning little bar/restaurant in the middle of a bustling market. Try the chipirones - beyond delicious
  • JuN
    JuN3 weeks ago
    활기넘치는분위기 맛잇는음식. 하지만 자리잡기 너무 힘들고 음식이 빨리 식습니다. 하지만 맛은 보장합니다. 이런 시장 분위기 좋아하시는분 추천합니다
  • Isabela R.
    Comida maravilhosa, bom atendimento e preço razoável
  • özer o.
    özer oralFebruary 23
    Tortella dedikleri şey damak tadımıza uygun. patatesli,peynirli vb şeyleri yumurta ile pişirmişler dilimleyip veriyorlar.gayet iyi.Yalnız bebek kalamarlı yumurta fiyatı fahiş 20euro, o kadar etmz
  • necat I.
    necat InceDecember 13, 2016
    Baba kalamari sahanda yumurta ile yapmışlar farklı bir lezzet....Pazar günleri kapali
  • Hüseyin Emre Ö.
    Hüseyin Emre ÖzOctober 4, 2016
    Yumurta ve bebek kalamar harika
  • Philipp M.
    Philipp MironovOctober 1, 2016
    Одно из главных впечатлений в Барселоне - вот этот омлет с зародышами мышей.
  • Mauro M.
    Mauro MagnascoAugust 1, 2016
    Absolutamente TODO
  • Mariana V.
    Mariana ValdezJuly 8, 2016
    Todo está delicioso, vale la pena la espera. Los mejillones, las patatas bravas, el rissoto de cola de buey y las croquetas son un must.
    Upvoted Mar 9
  • Geneviève F.
    Geneviève FarezJune 30, 2016
    Sangria avec 80% de SevenUp et 20% de rouge en bidon plastique, patatas bravas au micro ondes, noix de St Jacques tombée par terre et replacée dans l'assiette du client. Réputation usurpée.
  • Alexander U.
    Alexander UsMay 14, 2016
    Чипсы из артишоков! Креветки в чесноке!
  • Albert F.
    Albert FabregatMarch 1, 2016
    Unico! Un servicio increible, producto de altisima calidad y algo especial y unico en la ciudad de Barcelona, en pleno centro del mercado de la boqueria
  • Gran T.
    Gran Tlàloc TEQUILAFebruary 3, 2016
    WOW ... Descubrir este tipo de buenos lugares te deja con ganas de volver a la primer oportunidad,sin glamour pero con gran sabor sorprende su cocina de buena manera, pide la bomba de pulpo Yooom !!!
  • Serhat
    SerhatNovember 19, 2015
    Başka yere gitme gel adamlar uzman
  • Kerem O.
    Kerem OkutanNovember 3, 2015
    Lezzet fena değil de, porsiyon fiyat dengesizliği ciddi problem.
  • Mortizia13
    Mortizia13September 20, 2015
    Crec que es mes la fama que el que realment ofereix, pr tot es bo i de calitat inmillorable
  • Rosa V.
    Rosa VigoSeptember 19, 2015
    Fui y no lo encontré. Aún existe??
  • Yuri K.
    Yuri KulikJuly 4, 2015
    Морепродукты свежие, готовят прямо при тебе. Также хамончик :-)
  • DENİZHAN
    DENİZHANJune 30, 2015
    Bazaarın içinde herzaman kalabalık olan bir balıkçı.değişik balık yemekleri var hersey taze ve lezzetli.sıra beklemeniz gerekebilir.barda oturmayı tercih edin.bistrolarda servis yavaş olabilri.
  • Inna G.
    Inna GuzioMay 8, 2015
    Don't miss this place, very tasty! Не пропустите, очень вкусное место!
  • Ninuccia
    NinucciaApril 28, 2015
    Divertente. Gentili. Buono. Fila. 👍
  • David N.
    David Nicodemus de TorresApril 18, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Bon dia, bons amics!
  • Alişan C.
    Alişan CanseverMarch 20, 2015
    Omlet harika.
  • Stanislav M.
    Stanislav MarkeevFebruary 25, 2015
    Очень вкусно
  • Fahad Jou
    Fahad JouFebruary 17, 2015
    مكان شعبي جميل 😍في كل شي فواكه ورعصيرات يستاهل لفه و زياره
  • Laura H.
    Laura Heredia SanchezJanuary 17, 2015
    Impresionante! Riquísimo!!
  • Vanessa M.
    Vanessa MartiniJanuary 7, 2015
    Increíble sitio! Todo muy bueno y el servicio mejor! Es un obligado si estas en #LaBoqueria
  • Elodie P.
    Elodie P.December 26, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Tapas au top, à déguster au bar et préparées sous vos yeux.
  • Nataly T.
    Nataly TkachukSeptember 26, 2014
    традиционные каталонские блюда в баре.Стоимость: от € 3
  • lala l.
    lala luSeptember 11, 2014
    tapas bar in der markthalle, boqueria
  • Jorge C.
    Jorge CorderoJuly 19, 2014
    Una sola forma de describir la comoda de este restaurante: Excelente! No importa que tengas que esperar una hora para sentarse!! Vale la pena para las mejores tapas de tu vida!!.
  • Diego F.
    Diego FemoglioMay 30, 2014
    Muy buena la tortilla de alcachofa
  • Pere
    PereJanuary 25, 2014
    Bo sí, però plats caríssims. Prefereixo altres llocs per estar assegut en un taburet i tenir la gent que espera tirant-me l'alè al clatell
  • Enric J.
    Enric JimenezSeptember 24, 2013
    Per menjar en taburet a la barra dins el Mercat. Cua per seure. Plat estrella: ous amb xipirons
  • Aurore B.
    Aurore BraquenieMay 20, 2013
    El Quim, au coeur du marché de la Boqueria est une affaire de famille. Papa, maman et leur fils officient ensemble pour servir des plats typiques autour d’un long bar… quand il y a de la place
  • Fernando S.
    Fernando SyrahJanuary 20, 2013
    Nivelazo. Sensacional. Quim es un crack
  • David N.
    David Nicodemus de TorresDecember 15, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Cafe de bon demati
  • David N.
    David Nicodemus de TorresDecember 6, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Excel-lent i bon amic cule
  • Max T.
    Max T.October 30, 2012
    Excelentes huevos fritos!!
  • Mortizia13
    Mortizia13October 13, 2012
    Crec que 48€ es massa per una birra i tres plats apretats apretats en una barra plena de guiris que només venen aquí pq surt a les guies. Segur que els preus serien mes estandars a la oferta.
  • Mortizia13
    Mortizia13October 13, 2012
    Molt recomanables les miniwagyus i els bolets amb foie caramelitzat. Les mongetes Santapau amb txipirons son una mala copia de les del Pinotxo. Fent m'agrada al FB tindreu copa de cava gratix!!!
  • Mariana A.
    Mariana AgJuly 24, 2012
    Huevos con chipirones. Una de las especialidades del lugar. Se ven raros, pero están buenazos!
  • Mario M.
    Mario MandacaruJune 9, 2012
    Las botifarras con judias me matan de tan buenas!
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