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“Alkimia boasts a striking design, with an avant-garde nod to the maritime world and a brand-new "unplugged" concept that complements its main gastronomic dining room.”

– Michelin Guide

Insight Guides Insight Guides
"Young chef Jordi Vilà is the alchemist in question, working wonders on ordinary Catalan dishes and converting them into something quite delicious."
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Chef and alchemist Jordi Vilà runs the kitchen at this Michelin one-starred restaurant in the Sagrada Familia district of Barcelona." Full review
Zagat Zagat
"“Playful and whimsical” yet “dead serious about flavor profiles”, this “superb” Gràcia Catalan by chef Jordi Vilà beckons with “inventive” dishes." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"Even before Alkimia was awarded its Michelin star it was notoriously tricky to get a table, and these days it hasn't got any easier." Full review
Rough Guide Rough Guide
"Ask Barcelona foodies which is the best new-wave Catalan restaurant in town and once they've all stopped bickering, this is the one they'll probably plump for."
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