Finally! A guide with the most hipster places in Barcelona and the coolest things to do around.

With around 3 million inhabitant, there is no wonder why in a big city as Barcelona there are so many hipster places. Full of hip shops, creative designers with small shops and pop up stores. You just have to walk around to find many people who follows the latest trends and fashions, and not only in fashion.

Longbards, electric bicycles, brunch places or fun activities are just around the corner of well-known buildings. You just have to know where to go.

That is why we listed here all the hipster places you should not miss.

Coffee Places

Hipster = coffee!

So many creative coffee places are popping up around Barcelona these last years.

Here we list the most hipster coffees where you will be able to taste a delightful Latte, capuccino or even Matcha tea.

  • Bycil Cafe in Gracia
  • Satans Coffee
  • Espai Joliu
  • Office Restaurant& Café
  • Federal Café
  • Bendita Helena
  • Nomad Coffee
  • Casa Gispert Barcelona for fresh coffee: this is not a coffee place but a shop where you will be able to buy roasted coffees and delicatessen products.
  • Lukumas – Donut and Coffee Heaven
  • Skye Coffee Co.

Read: my 13 favorite coffee shops in Barcelona

Espai Joliu Barcelona

hipster café in Barcelona

Hipster things to do in Barcelona

1. Via Vespa Rental

Rent a super cool red vespa – like in the movies!

Via Vespa offers the finest and most stylish scooters to cruise around in style!

Check out their official website

2. Vegan Cooking Class Pabulum Health

3. Palo Alto Market

4. Surf

5. Enjoy a bruch at Picnic

6. Have a coffee at Casa Bonay

7. Wander el Raval

8. Walk into a craft beer bar

9. Open Air Cinema at Montjuic during Summer times

10. Take a photography class

11. Take endless Instagram shots

12. Have a coffee near the beach

red Vespa along the coast

Hipster Bars

  • La Bombilla Bar
  • The Apotheke Cocktail Bar
  • Dr. Stravinsky Bar
  • 33/45 Bar
  • Elephanta Gin Bar i Cocteleria
  • Metric bar barcelona
  • Bar El Born
  • Colibrí Vodka & Gin
  • Antic Teatre
  • Manchester Bar
  • Fàbrica Moritz Barcelona
  • Mikeller
  • The Garage Draft Beer
  • Bar Jai-ca
  • Bar Marsella
  • Sorrita Barcelona

Read: Nightlife in Barcelona

Read: the 23 best things to do at night in Barcelona

Bar in Barcelona


  • Fresh up your style: Muntada Barber Shop
  • Photo Walking Tour
  • Fet amb Love
  • Shop at Naive Studio Store
  • Chandal Polaroid Shop
  • La Nostra Citat
  • Wer-Hauss — A Concept Store in Eixample – Coffee and Art Gallery
  • Bikram Yoga Barcelona- Hot Yoga in the city center
  • To Be Concept Design Store
  • Vintage Bike Rental
  • Vintage Shopping at Flamingos Vintage Kilo Tallers
  • El Raval Market
  • Get a New Hat: Sombreria Mil
  • a swim with a panoramic view in Piscines Picornell

One Week In Barcelona


  • Picnic at Parc de la Ciutadella
  • Primavera Sound Festival
  • Picnic Electronic
  • Paddle surf at Surf House
  • Boat Party Barcelona
  • Montoya Events Space
  • Nasty Mondays at Apolo
  • Concerts at Razzmatazz
  • Retro Theater Coliseum

Champagne Sunset Tour


  • Bacoa Kiosko Born
  • Granja Petitbo
  • Picnic Brunch
  • Mercat Princesa
  • Parking Pizza
  • Surf House
  • Organic Food at Santa Caterina Market and
  • Mercat del Ninot
  • Pizza Del Born
  • Hana Ramen Place
  • Flex & Kale
  • Bubar
  • Caravelle
  • Teresa Carles

Mercat princesa Barcelona

Teresa Carles Barcelona, Healthy food restaurant Barcelona

Where to stay as a Hipster

  • Casa Bonay
  • Hotel Praktik Bakery

Read: Where to stay in Barcelona

The room at Casa BonayThe big design lounge

Hipster Districts in Barcelona

  • Gracia
  • Sant Antoni
  • Born
  • Poble Nou
  • El Raval

Read: District guide to Where to stay in Barcelona