Bubó: creativity, fine patisserie and excellent food

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Cake lovers of all kinds will fall for the mouthwatering appeal of the three Bubó locations. Enjoy without moderation!

Bubó macaroons
Where?

Caputxes 10
Diagonal 609-615
Passeig de Gràcia 55

When?

open every day

How much?

less than 20 euros

Why?

for originality
for their stylish cakes

Wifi:

free

Website:

bubo.es/

There is nothing quite like uncovering a café-bar-patisserie where everything looks as good as it tastes. When you do, you definitely want to share it!

Bubó is Beautiful

Bright colours offsetting black, elegant design and clean lines make each of Barcelona’s three Bubós a pleasure to behold.

But that’s not all. As you draw nearer to the windows and take the time to admire the compositions of renowned baker Carles Mampel and his team, you can feast your eyes on original shapes, magnificent colours and silky sheens.

At Bubó, the products are not just beautiful, they are also very refined. Prepare to be tempted by their heaps of treats!

Bubó is soft and sweet

There are some real wonders inside and it will be difficult to choose just one.

One of our favourite cakes is the Nameleka: the Japanese name refers to a technique for obtaining a creamy texture. A Gianduja cream is placed on a green tea biscuit with a chocolate shortcake base, and then covered with a layer of milk chocolate, chopped hazelnuts and pistachios. The result is both soft and crispy.

bubo namelaka

Bubó also offers a wide range of confectionery: marshmallows, biscuits and chocolates in original flavours and presented in beautiful long boxes.

  • Do not miss the chocolate and macadamia balls, covered in white chocolate and salted chocolate, a perfect mixture of flavours that is to die for, and goes perfectly with a cup of coffee!

Bubó is savoury

If you are interested in something more substantial, Bubó also offers a wide range of fresh products.

The Bubó at Pedralbes Centre offers a lunch for around 10 euros which includes a salad, sandwich, and dessert or coffee.

In the Bubó at Eixample (I know this one better) you can choose from different set menus, and the à la carte menu offers sandwiches, hamburgers and salads. A set menu of sandwich+ salad+drink will cost you around 10 euros.

salmon salad bubó

In the Bubó at Born, the menu is a little fuller, offering tapas, salads, breakfasts, sandwiches, and plates of charcuterie or cheese, as well as fantastic desserts from the bakery next door.

Bubó on Boulevard Rosa

Where? In a little shopping centre located between Passeig de Gràcia and Rambla Catalunya, and Aragó and València streets
When? Monday to Saturday from 9am to 9pm

bubó patisseries

Bubó at Born

Where

In the centre of Born just opposite the pretty Santa María del Mar church.

When?

  • The bakery is open every day from Sunday to Thursday from 10am to 9pm, and from 10am to 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
  • Adjacent bar and terrace: open every day of the week from 8:30am to 1am.

bubó citrus tart

Bubó at Pedralbes Centre

Where? Under the shopping centre on Diagonal avenue
When? Monday to Saturday from 10am to 8pm.

bubó summer fruits tart

tarte bubó

Another cherry on the cake: the staff are very nice.

Beautiful, tasty and friendly! We’re sure you’ll see why it’s hard to pass one of the three Bubós without cracking.

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Valérie

Valérie, the creator of Barcelona Top Travel Tips, loves discovering new places, finding the words to describe them, and coming up with little illustrations for the website. Her favourite thing in Barcelona is the unusual, curvy architectural features of some of the city’s buildings. Some say she’s a dreamer… in any case, a city full of works by Gaudí is a great place for her!