Italian food has always had a strong presence in the city of Barcelona. Given Italy’s close proximity to Catalonia there are an abundance of Italian restaurants to be found in Barcelona. They all offer excellent quality food and are consistently popular among the locals.
You don’t have to go to Italy to enjoy a Pizza Napolitana, fresh pasta, a delicious of focaccia, a sweet tiramisu or one of their famous artisanal ice creams. Far beyond the typical pizza and spaghetti, the Italian restaurants of Barcelona offer the complete spectrum of Italy’s distinct regional specialities.