A very special place on Avinguda Paral·lel
Talking about Barcelona means talking about this magnificent café. People from the artistic, political and cultural world have shared our tables for over a century.
Between the heartbeats of an entire history
Since its inauguration, Avinguda Paral·lel has become the most symbolic leisure and entertainment zone in Barcelona. Theatres, cafés, dance halls, cinemas and cabarets were opened. Adult entertainment, circus, vaudeville, magazine, and variety as offered…
In the early twentieth century El Paral·lel was the Catalan equivalent of the Parisian Montmartre.
The old Cafè Español was part of from the beginning.