Restaurants for students in Barcelona.

All the ideal restaurants for students in Barcelona that you should know to eat well and at a good price.

Being a student in Barcelona is a fascinating adventure. However, everything comes at a price and the city of Barcelona is not exactly the cheapest in the world to live on a foreign student budget. This is especially true when we refer to the various places that exist to eat well and always at a good price.

That’s why today atXior Diagonal Besós we share an interesting relationship with the most successful bars and restaurants among the students of our residence. Do you feel like tempting your appetite? Continue reading!

Alsur Café

This place is perfect for brunch, alone or with good company. At lunchtime you can find a menu for only 11 Euros. It includes any dish of the menu, a drink, dessert and coffee, all with excellent quality. We recommend you try the Benedict eggs and the homemade desserts, they will not leave you indifferent.

La Dolça Herminia

Luxury dining here is possible. For only 14 Euros you can enjoy a hearty menu that includes first, second, dessert, a drink and bread. The amazing quality-price ratio of this restaurant is thanks to its typical Catalan gastronomy meals. Besides, they also have other modern dishes that will make you feel like you are eating at home.


If you are very hungry and want to eat at a unique price, this place located in the heart of Borne is ideal for you. The quality of the food is excellent, especially if you really like Asian food served like tapas. We assure you that you will come out completely satisfied.

Chen Ji

We continue with Asian food and Chen Ji is a temple for those who want to eat well, abundantly, and economically. This authentically Chinese corner of Barcelona offers a great menu with delicious dishes and portions that are more than generous. We warn you that the place is not the most elegant one, but it has a charm that will make you enjoy the food to the fullest. Here, for as little as 12 Euros the menu, you can eat like a king.

Rosa del Raval

This Mexican restaurant located in the inside of Raval, has a rather appetizing offer that will conquer any palate that likes Mexican food. In addition, you can find one of the best mojitos in the city at the best price, which will combine perfectly with good nachos and guacamole. An exotic option for those who want to eat as if they were in Mexico.

La Malandrina

If you are a lover of Argentine meats this small place located in Barceloneta will undoubtedly be your favorite of the city. Here you will find a great menu of grilled meats at an impressive price that will conquer you completely. It is such a good deal that for only 15 euros you will be able to enjoy a good cup of wine to go along with the food.

La Cova Fumada

This magical place of Barceloneta offers you perhaps the best homemade tapas in the city with a fairly traditional and appetizing menu for anyone. An authentic corner full of foreigners and that classic atmosphere that tastes like the port, and that will make you repeat again and again.

Did we pique your appetite? Remember that in our exclusive residence you can also enjoy a delicious culinary offer thanks to our exclusive restaurant service with a full and healthy diet. If you have any questions, write us without obligation and we will tell you much more about this service that we offer for those being part of our residence.

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