Since opening in 1974, this low-lit and stylish restaurant in Barcelona has hosted innumerable romantic meals and special occasions. Perfect for an evening with your loved one or indeed your family and close friends, the impressive garden-like setting provides an excellent backdrop to enjoy elegant Italian cuisine.
With a unique garden of painted trees spiraling up the walls and a neat, intimate layout, Il Giardinetto is quite different from the other restaurants of Barcelona. Its originality was conceived by designers Mila Correa who in fact was awarded the FAD Interior prize back in 1974. Despite its designs taking place a few decades ago, Il Giardinetto retains a fantastic sense of charm and nostalgia.
Originally intended as a 'temple' dedicated to all things pasta, it is generally accepted that this is one of the finest places in Barcelona to enjoy such dishes. A high attention to detail is paid to each dish, ensuring the optimal usage of those all-important ingredients. All of the pasta served at Il Giardinetto is freshly home-made and each portion is prepared to order.
The Head Chef at Il Giardinetto restaurant in Barcelona learned his trade from the masters of this cuisine in Italy and as a result, offers you one of the best opportunities to enjoy Italian cuisine here in Spain... Just as it should be.
During evening meals at Il Giardinetto, guests can enjoy live piano sessions with the restaurants very own house pianist Pere Ferré and later head over to the bar where a wide range of excellent cocktails are served.Romantic, rustic and ready to play host to your special occasion. Reservations are accepted by mail and telephone. Use the enquiry form below to contact the hosts at Il Giardinetto. Alternatively use the 'website' link above and head over to their webpage!
Spaghettini at Laurel de Sophia Loren
Panzerotti ai funghi
Most common credit cards are accepted
The restaurant in Barcelona Il Giardinetto is closed on Saturdays for lunch.
It is also closed throughout the month of August.
La Granada del Penedès, 22, Barcelona---Sarria-Sant-Gervasi, 08006View Larger Map
- Moderately Priced
Best For Whom
- Business Travellers
- Mature Travellers
Best For What
- A Bit of Romance
- Live Music
- The Local Experience