Yeah,it’s true, Barcelona is one of the most tourist cities in Europe and the world, has different opportunities that gives us to stay in the city, for many is the perfect destination to study, for others to have fun and to prosper at work or is the dream destination to escape from routine and have a vacation to never forget; but when all the work ends, the holiday seasons pass and the festivities are approaching, many return to their cities or countries of origin, not knowing that even in December there are many activities that you can carry out in this end of the year, so this article is dedicated to our residents of the city, the Barceloneses, suggesting different activities and plans to know What to do on New Year’s Eve in Barcelona, either before or after the dinner that will culminate in 2018.
If you are one of the people who like to live the festivities around the cult for gastronomy and you like to live these dates next to the ones you love most, we can suggest emblematic places where you will enjoy special menus for the date, it is worth remembering that you must visit their websites to confirm availability and take a pleasant memory, some of the restaurants suggested for the last date of 2018 are:
One of the most emblematic and cultured restaurants in Barcelona, where you can enjoy Catalan cuisine, seafood-seafood, Mediterranean, French, barbecue and fish, at the same time ideal to enjoy the flavors and creativity of Catalan cuisine from the youngest the elegance and attention of the French cuisine, a perfect mix for those who seek to have an unforgettable family moment (taking into account its value for money), you can find it next to the Palau de la Música and the Urquinaona metro stop.
Location: Carrer Jonqueres, 10, Born, Barcelona (Barcelona) (See map here) | average price 18€ / 49.95€
One of the most famous restaurants in all of Barcelona for its more than 46 years, its Buffet style and with it the great variety of dishes and meats that you can consume, together with dream foods of Catalan and Spanish cuisine in general, allows you to give it taste to all the members of the house and save you the effort also to cook if what you want is to share with your family.
Location: Carrer Aribau, 44, Eixample Izquierdo, Barcelona (Barcelona) (See map here) | average price 17.60€ / € 66€
If you want to end the year with a different plan without losing the tradition of eating something delicious, you should take a walk through the Sant Antoni neighborhood where you can meet El mama Barcelona, a place where you can enjoy different international dishes, live shows, music live, a tightrope walker on the roof of the restaurant and thousands of other surprises, in a very special space.
Location: Passatge de Pere Calders 2, Eixample Izquierdo, Barcelona (Barcelona) (See map here) | average price 45 € /170 €
Specializing in the fusion of Asian and Latin American cuisine in a very creative way, they are located in the beautiful neighborhood of Eixample, very close to Plaça Universitat; Khaosan, gives us a quiet and rejoicing atmosphere, which allows us to feel in the same Asian gardens thanks also to its decoration and personal treatment, which makes this restaurant an intimate and unforgettable space for those who want to live it, take into account your daycare schedule.
Location: Carrer Enric Granados, 13, Eixample Izquierdo, Barcelona (Barcelona) (See map here) | average price € 21 / € 40
What if we already have dinner and want to celebrate?
We also have several suggestions! We know that Barcelona is the city that looks like our party friend, always has plans and activities of enjoyment for you, we leave you some of our suggestions:
Feliç any nou, Poble Espanyol.
El Pueblo Español in Spanish, is a place of worship to the biggest parties and events in Barcelona as you already know, because this year also has one of the most promising parties of the year with the great hits of the different decades of music , cocktails and of course the best view of the sky of Barcelona.
Location: Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia Avenue, 13 Sants-Montjuïc (Barcelona) (See map here) | Price € 35 (4 drinks, grapes and cotillion).
Hopper New Year: Andrea Motis Quintet.
If your thing is to enjoy quieter spaces without losing good music you can live in Swing Maniacs a wonderful night with the jazz quintet of Andrea Motis and with Christoph Mallinger, violin and mandolin player and singer, as a special guest.
Location: Roger de Flor, 293 Barcelona. (See map here) | Price 23-33 €
Happy New Year Guzzo: DJ LeMarquis + Fred Guzzo
The date is right in front of the El Born market at 8pm with the Guzzo family, if you want food and music that will make you live the last minutes of this year, it’s your place to say goodbye to the sounds of jazz, salsa, soul, funk and hip hop to start this 2019 with new energies thanks to DJ LeMarquis and Fred Guzzo music lovers by birth.
Location: Plaça Comercial, 10 El Born, Barcelona (Barcelona). (Ver mapa aquí) | Price 55€
Some will eat the 12 grapes, in this festival you will live for each grape an hour of music; Yes. It will be twelve hours of music, two stages that will host the best of the alternative scene will have the presence of Mala Rodriguez, Zoo, Iseo & DodoSound, among others, the party will take place at the Fira Barcelona where you can also enjoy of traditional and vegetarian gastronomy.
Location: Av. Joan Carles I, 64 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat. (Barcelona) (See map here) | Price 49 €
However, these are our suggestions for these dates that are approaching, we invite you to these parties and celebrations wherever you are, the happy ones alive, with excellent good energy and above all with a lot of love for the new opportunities that will come this year. From the Ghat Team we wish you a very happy new year 2019 and that you really enjoy the days that are left to this Old Year!