Sant Andreu Arenal railway station is located in the north of Barcelona in the district of Sant Andreu. Commuter lines R3, R4, and R7 pass through the station, as well as regional line R12. If you find yourself near the station in search of somewhere to eat, these are a few of the best restaurants near Sant Andreu Arenal to choose from.
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El Celler dels Avis
Located about ten minutes walking from the station, El Celler dels Avis specializes in Catalan cuisine and grilled meats and fish. They offer a wide variety of options on the menu and the quality of the ingredients used in each dish is top notch. Service at El Celler dels Avis is friendly and personal and it’s a great restaurant to get a taste of traditional Catalan flavors at their highest quality. Their atmosphere is both rustic and elegant, perfect for a casual lunch or a special dinner.
Address: Carrer de Liuva, 47, 08030 Barcelona
Bar Versailles is a beautiful Modernist restaurant in Sant Andreu. With a history going back over a hundred years, the restaurant is well known in the area for its delicious food and one-of-a-kind atmosphere. Their basement bar, once used for refuge during the Spanish Civil War, is now a great place for holding events and parties. In the main restaurant, Bar Versailles offers a variety of tapas, traditional dishes, and sandwiches with a daily and weekend menu. Choose from classics like pan con tomate, patatas bravas, or a selection of fine Spanish ham. The unique and elegant decor makes it the perfect place for trying some of the best food in the neighborhood.
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Chez Lola Restaurante
Located right beside Sant Andreu Arenal station, Chez Lola Restaurante is a casual French cafe with plenty of delicious options for vegetarians. Chef Lola herself is from France, although she also speaks English and Spanish, and offers some of the friendliest service and innovative dishes you’ll find in the neighborhood. Becuase Chef Lola is the owner and also the chef, the restaurant has a uniquely personal touch that hard to find in many places. It’s a hidden gem and a must-try in Sant Andreu that’s conveniently situated about two minutes walking from the station.