Bar Mut, Catalonia, Barcelona

Everything comes alive in Barcelona- The food reflects its people- they are vibrant, emotional and unapologetic

Everything comes alive in Barcelona- The food reflects its people- they are vibrant, emotional and unapologetic.

To me, a restaurant's energy is so crucial - it has to become a space for dialogue- between people and with food

To me, a restaurant’s energy is so crucial -it has to become a space for dialogue- between people and with food

Bottled Walls

Bottled walls

Bar Mut is noisy, chaotic and throbbing with energy. Chef Albert Mendiola, the hero of the restaurant is smiling and thriving in this chaos- one can easily see that he takes energy, multiple parallel conversations as seriously as his food.

Bar Mut is noisy, chaotic and throbbing with energy. Chef Victor Lema, the hero of the restaurant, is smiling and thriving in this chaos- one can easily see that he takes energy and conversations as seriously as his food.

The coal oven: Smoke has a fragrance that adds to a dish and takes it a few notches up

The coal oven: Smoke has a fragrance that adds to a dish and takes it a few notches up.

fried-Egg Carpaccio : Thinly spread yolk from a fried egg, topped with straw-fried potatoes, fat little prawns and chorizo oil. This was the most ordered dish in the restaurant and totally lives up to its name.

fried-Egg Carpaccio : Thinly spread yolk from a fried egg, topped with straw-fried potatoes, fat little prawns and chorizo oil. This was the most ordered dish in the restaurant and totally lives up to its name.

Seafood Paella

Seafood Paella

Another bottled wall

Another bottled wall

Spinach Salad with Walnuts,  Spanish Tomatoes and a Balsamic Vinegar dressing

Spinach Salad with Walnuts, Spanish Tomatoes and a Balsamic Vinegar dressing

Hot Chocolate Lava Cake with Pistachio Ice-cream - Couldn't get over the ice-cream- I have a special love for pistachios thanks to my Iranian heritage.

Hot Chocolate Lava Cake with Pistachio Ice-cream: I have a special love for pistachios thanks to my Iranian heritage.


Pau Claris 192, Barcelona, Catalonia, 08037, Spain

One thought on “Bar Mut, Catalonia, Barcelona

  1. I think I might be able to attempt the spinach salad! Love the pictures but especially the words. You write about the meaning of food rather than just taste.

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