Cheesecake is a dessert made in layers. The bottom layer is a base usually made out of cookies or crackers. The middle layer, which is sometimes the top layer, is the thickest part of the cake, made of a mix of eggs, sugar and cheese. Some cheesecakes have a topping of fruits, syrup or cream.
Here are some of the establishments where you can have good cheesecake in Barcelona.
Carrot Café is a nice little place in the Sant Martí district that specializes in sandwiches and desserts. There you can find bagels, sandwiches and burgers for meat lovers and vegetarians, and delicious desserts that include two cheesecakes: the New York cheesecake and the New York Nutella cheesecake, complete with yogurt crunch!
Carrot Café is located at Carrer de Tanger 22, close to metro stop Glòries (L1).
Founded in 1820 and restored in 1902, Pasteleria Escribà is a fantastic pastry and chocolate store by the Escribà family, some of the most famous pastry chefs in Spain. Antoní Escribà has actually been called “The Mozart of chocolate”! Pasteleria Escribà is the place to go for good cakes, so if you are in the mood for a cheesecake, stop by for a slice.
There are two Escribà shops in Barcelona, one at Carrer de les Floristes de la Rambla, 83, and the other at Gran Via de les Cortes Catalanes 546.
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Brunch & Cake
With a name like Brunch & Cake, you know you are going to find yummy food there. There are the usual brunch dishes like eggs Benedict, pancakes, toasts and fruit to choose from, and a couple of desserts, including a cheesecake.
You can find Brunch & Cake at Carrer d’Enric Granados, 19.
Cosmo is a café/art gallery in Carrer d’Enric Granados where people can stop for a nice snack and good conversation. The walls of the café are covered in art, painted on the walls and displayed in picture frames. You can choose to sit at one of the various tables, in the sofa in the lounge area or on the terrace, outside. Cosmo serves a variety of dessert, which sometimes includes cheesecake.
Address: Carrer d’Enric Granados, 3.
Spice Café is a tiny establishment located in Poble Sec. This cozy café serves a selection of drinks like teas, hot chocolate, juices, coffee and homemade soda. The café produces their own baked goods, such as cookies, scones, muffins, flapjacks, brownies, cupcakes and cakes, including cheesecakes.