Going for tapas in Barcelona and in Spain in general is a very popular way of sharing your late lunch or dinner with your friends.
If you love finding free stuff as much as us, and you happen to be a Barcelona tapas lover too, you must read our blog on the Top 10 free things to do in Barcelona and checkout what else is free in Barcelona.
For the real Barcelona tapas freaks, there is a great blog about Best tapas bars and restaurants and about Cerveceria Catalana: the best tapas restaurant in Barcelona.
What is really awesome though, are all the free tapas in Barcelona and food you can find in certain bars, and all you need to do is order a drink! We give you a it of a laundry list of where to find succulent, and FREE, food in Barcelona.
With every drink here you get some free, and breathtaking, home-made Barcelona tapas, which makes this bar very popular. You can have a beer with a tapa for 1,20€, a glass of cava with a tapa for 1,95€, a glas of vine with a tapa for 1,50€ or just the tapa itself for 1€.
Carrer del Comte d’Urgell, 77 08011 Barcelona
The tradition of free tapas comes originally from Andalucía so this bar just gives you what it promises. The feeling of the south – the feeling of Andalucía. You can have a beer and a tapa for 1,80€. The chef offers you delicious paella on Tuesday, sardinas on Thursday and the famous tortilla de patatas the rest of the week.
Carrer de Viladomat, 85 08015 Barcelona
Enjoy your beer and a tapa for 1,60€ in the Eixample.
Carrer de Muntaner, 55 08011 Barcelona
This little traditional bar in Barceloneta serves free tapas with every drink.
Carrer de l’Almirall Aixada, 5 08003 Barcelona
Find the best jamón Serano in the city! And get a plate of olives or potatoes with every drink you order.
Plaça del Doctor Letamendi Barcelona
You will find this place just in the heart of Gotico. It´s not a typical tapas-for-free bar, but you can enjoy a free buffet of Italian and Spanish food for 6€ every Thursday from 8 p.m.
Carrer de la Dagueria, 12 08002 Barcelona
If you want to have nice tapas to accompany your beer go to this bar on Monday.
Carrer de la Cera, 57 08001 Barcelona
Mingus doesn´t have just splendid Barcelona tapas, it has great wine and very friendly service too. As a warm tapa you can get “trinxat”, tortilla de patata or pizza.
Carrer de la Comtessa de Sobradiel, 9 08002 Barcelona
Great place to have fun on the first and the second Tuesday of the month. The first Tuesday there are always concerts to see and on the second thematic parties to attend. They have great cocktails and different tapas for free according to the day of week.
Carrer del Torrent de l’Olla, 89 08012 Barcelona
If you head down to Barceloneta don´t miss this little place. The owners are two brothers, Paco and Christian, and their fish with rice and famous “montaditos” attracts various types of guests.
Carrer del Baluart, 84 08003 Barcelona
Tapas for free are served just on Monday and Friday, but the huge menu of gin-tonic cocktails stays put all week long. If you are a gin lover don´t worry if you come a different day, you will admire this place.
Carrer de l’Est, 11 08001 Barcelona
If you are around Poble Sec on Monday or Friday evening, be sure to visit the bar Raco del Pelat. Another offer that makes this place special are the breakfast sandwiches for 0,90€.
Carrer de Piquer, 12 08004 Barcelona
Again in Poble Sec, for 1,75€ you will get a beer and small tastings of their delicious specialties such as shrimp with dried tomato or tuna marinated with cheese.
Carrer de Margarit, 54 08004 Barcelona
This modern bar with some funky tunes is perfect to enjoy music, cocktails and some small tapas to peck away at.
Carrer Fusina, 6 08003 Barcelona
Another cool bar we have been to and have enjoyed their tapas for free while we were preparing ourselves for a big night out. For some reason, there isn´t any information about the free tapas in this bar on the bar´s web pages, but you know what? Check it out and let us know! It’s on the Passatge de la Concepció, 7, 08008 Barcelona
Did we forget to mention any bars with free tapas in Barcelona that you know of? Then let us know!
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