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Este es el proyecto de dos jóvenes barceloneses, el chef Sergi Palacín y el barman Ignacio Ussía, que se conocieron en Gaggan (Bangkok), el mejor restaurante de Asia. Han creado este gastro-cocktail bar donde sirven platos de carta y dos menús degustación, además de cócteles clásicos revisados y otros rompedores en los que usan nitrógeno líquido, hielo seco, espumas, gelificantes o esferificaciones.

Al llegar, te reciben con varios macerados y The Alchemix Table, la tabla periódica a imagen usada por los alquimistas donde Ussía explica sus creaciones. Ya en el comedor, de tonos ocres y con un gran mural de un campo oriental, rematas la experiencia. Para que te hagas una idea de su línea de trabajo, que une Asia y el Mediterráneo, en sus cartas (sólida y líquida) igual puedes encontrar un macerado de rabo de toro que un bacalao a baja temperatura con tempeh de alubias, unos huevos con morcilla de wagyu y kokotxas o unos puerros con avellanas, miso y trufas negras. Solo abre en horario de tarde-noche salvo los viernes y sábados, que se puede visitar al mediodía.

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Restaurant menu

Average price €75 Special request

Chef Sergi Palacin recommends…

Secuencia del vermut

Patata en dos cocciones, con liofilizado de oliva, dashi de ternera y vermut, y boquerón al vinagre de arroz.

Golgappa de trinxat de la Cerdanya, panceta y tamarindo

Puri crocante relleno de col y patata majadas, con salsa de panceta y agua de tamarindo y cilantro.

Ostra Kinilao

Ostra encevichada en leche de coco al estilo Filipino, Sichimi Togarashi y cacahuete garrapiñado.

Menú degustación
€105

Precio por persona, IVA incluido. Postres incluido, bebida a parte. Este menú incluye 15 platos a degustar

Dietary options

Gluten free, Vegetarian dishes

TheFork offers

MENU Menú degustación corto 55 €

This set menu includes:Starter + Main course + Dessert
See menu details

MENU Menu 105€

Precio por persona, IVA incluido. Postres incluido, bebida a parte. Este menú incluye 15 platos a degustar
See menu details

MENU Menú Degustación 75 €

Este menú incluye 11 platos a degustar
See menu details

Ratings & Reviews

Excellent
9.4/10
based on 481 reviews
Only customers who have dined at the restaurant after making a reservation on TheFork can leave a review.
Quality of food :9.3/10
Service :9.7/10
Setting :9.1/10
  1. CARLOS F.
    CARLOS F.
    • 30 reviews
    10/10

    Excellent food & service. You cannot go wrong when calling in The Alchemix. Highly recommendable.

  2. Anna S.
    Anna S.
    • 4 reviews
    7.5/10

    Lovely food, different variations. The best was the oyster with coconut cream, a taste experience more then the usual. The service was great, good explanation of the dishes. The design was not so well made and also why I don't score the atmosphere higher, there was missing some cosy background music. Was a great experience!

  3. David s.
    David s.
    • one review
    10/10

    One of the most amazing culinary experiences I have had.. incredible for and cocktails.. amazing staff.. we look forward to the next time we are in Barcelona to come back.

  4. Maja A.
    Maja A.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    Everything was perfect.

    The Alchemix

    It was a pleasure to host you. Thank you very much for comming.

  5. Amelia c.
    Amelia c.
    • one review
    10/10

    Cool little restaurant with a fantastic menu and excellent service.

    The Alchemix

    Dear Amelia. It has been a pleasure to host you. Thank you for choosing us for your dinner. Best regards.

  6. Guido E.
    Guido E.
    • 102 reviews
    9.5/10

    A fantastic restaurant, possibly the only one of its kind in Barcelona, offering a delicate and refined fusion of Asian and European cuisines. We were impressed by the beauty and elaboration of each dish, by their originality and subtle use of ingredients from different Asian regions. The service was amiable and professional, thus helping us to have a great night.

    The Alchemix

    Dear Enni. We really apreciate your review as it help us to keep pushing hard. Best regards, and see you next time.

  7. CARLOS F.
    CARLOS F.
    • 30 reviews
    10/10

    Superb food quality, design & service. Do not miss it while in Barcelona. The crew at The Alchemix know their business to perfection.

    The Alchemix

    We really apreciate the time that has been used to make this review. It was a lovely night, with lovely customers. Thank you for choosing us for spend the night. Best regards.

  8. Margarita  b.
    Margarita b.
    • one review
    10/10

    Great food made by great people. It was nice to meet the owners and learn the story of how they met during the trip to Asia and how the ideas of the Katalane and Asian fusion cuisine came to their minds.

  9. Mike  E.
    Mike E.
    • one review
    7/10

    The service was absolutely outstanding and the cocktails were really impressive. Shout out to the staff, really passionate about cocktails and willing to accomodate the customers needs, even though we were picky. While the food was good, we didn't feel it met the standards of fine dining. The first half of the dégustation menu were meeting our expectations. Then from the gambas rice, we had interesting combinations but with limited flavours, it felt like regular produces with a fancy presentation, and actually elaborated sauces. Sorry for the harsh note on food, but with fine dining pricing we have high expectations. I'd suggest to assess the premium quality of the original products to make the food.

    The Alchemix

    Dear Mike. We really apreciate your opinion it will help us to grow, as customer service is very important for us. I can ensure you that our products used in this menu, are best quality, as it is one of our main standards. We will love to see you again in your next visit in Barcelona, for see if you can change your opinion. BR.

  10. Carlos C.
    Carlos C.
    • 4 reviews
    10/10

    Just amazing

  11. Stefano S.
    Stefano S.
    • 6 reviews
    8.5/10

    Very nice restaurant: simple but with taste. We had a 6 course menu and all the plates were excellent, original and tasty. We opted for the ”marriage” of wines and it was a very pleasant surprise, not only did we get wine and cava but also a number of very good cocktails. Very professional service. Just two points: slow down the service (there is very little time between the courses) and transmit more clearly the joy of a very good cuisine.

    The Alchemix

    We appreciate your opinion, it will make us improve. We understand your observation perfectly, thank you so much for letting us know. BR

  12. Lluis D.
    Lluis D.
    • 42 reviews
    10/10

    Tor espectacular.????

  13. Ana i.
    Ana i.
    • 16 reviews
    10/10

    Genial!

  14. Shai S.
    Shai S.
    • 4 reviews
    10/10

    Daring and inspiring cuisine. Fusion in the most positive sense of the word. Attentive, discreet, efficient and very friendly service. Quiet atmosphere, very well decorated. One of the best restaurants we have been to in Barcelona,

  15. PATRICK O.
    PATRICK O.
    • 89 reviews
    9/10

    Very good, a bit different so that was good.

  16. Shanti  m.
    Shanti m.
    • one review
    7/10

    The concept is very nice but the food good but I I miss vigorous tasty .. and quantity

  17. María Fideliz D.
    María Fideliz D.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    Espectacular

  18. Guðmundur P.
    Guðmundur P.
    • one review
    10/10

    Fun, good food and fantastic service

  19. Wilmer S.
    Wilmer S.
    • one review
    10/10

    It’s a proper fancy restaurant and they really do live up to that.

  20. Pavel H.
    Pavel H.
    • 31 reviews
    10/10

    I had the special Christmas menu, 8 courses, and there were a couple highlights: the foi gras turron and the escudella, both amazing. The rest of the dishes were good and creative but it sometimes felt like the ‘special touch’ (like the rice pearl in the oyster) got lost within the dish’s complexity. Service was perfect and very attentive. Only wish they would have offered a wine pairing option, but the wines i was recommended were very good.

More information

Opening time

LUNES, MARTES Y JUEVES: 18:00-01:30

VIERNES Y SÁBADO: 13:30-01:30

How to get to the restaurant

Carrer de València, 212, 08011, Barcelona, Spain

Public transport

Metro Hospital Clínic (L5)

Directions to get there

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Services

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You can reserve the restaurant for a private event (Max. 16 people)

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