After a stressful workday, nothing is better than unwinding with friends. If you happen to be working in Barcelona, you’re in luck, because there are plenty of great places where you can do so – and if you’re new in town, don’t worry, because we’re here to point you in the right directions. When the time comes to loosen up and put those work worries on the shelf for the day, gather your colleagues and head to one of the Barcelona bars listed below for some relaxing after work drinks.
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The Vibe Bar
Located on the wonderful terrace of the luxurious Hilton Barcelona hotel, The Vibe Bar is a popular destination in after work hours. With incredible tapas and a great variety of delicious cocktails, it’s no wonder that “just a drink” often turns into hours of conversation. If that happens to you and you suddenly realize it’s time for dinner, you’ll be in good hands as well, as Hilton’s famous restaurant Mosaic is just next door. If you’re looking to relax in style, this is definitely the place to go.
Address: Avinguda Diagonal, 589-591.
Kaizen has everything you need to release your stress and refill your energy bars after a long day of work in Barcelona. Cozy, casual and classy, it’s the perfect place for those who appreciate a good gin & tonic, offering a wide array of flavorful variations on the infallible classic. Sounds like a good place to take your boss out for a drink, doesn’t it?
Address: Carrer de Castella, 1.
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If you and your co-workers are in the mood to party after a particularly successful project at work, Hyde Club is the place to be. With great, lively music and very good drinks, it’s ideal for those who want to step out of the office and into the dancefloor. Work hard, party harder!
Address: Passatge de Domingo, 3.
Another great option for some after work fun in Barcelona is Collage, a really cool cocktail bar in El Born. The music is soothing, the drinks are stylish and delicious, including some original creations by the talented staff. The place has somewhat of a quirky, artistic personality that makes it rather unique and sets it apart from most other bars in the city, which makes it perfect to surprise your work buddies.
Address: Carrer dels Consellers, 4.
There you have them – the best bars in Barcelona for after work drinks. Which one of these places will you try first? Let us know using the comment box below. Have fun with your friends and co-workers!
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