Tag Archives: Dinner

New on the block: Caravelle

9 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
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Calm space

Minimalist with a friendly service, good tunes in the background, wi-fi service and food that is to die for (everything is so very yummie!), on Carrer Pintor Fortuny 31 Australian chef  Zim has opened my new favourite hangout. New on the block: Caravelle.

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Fresh flower

Fresh flowers grace every table – a delightful touch that you don’t often see these days, yet which makes such a nice difference.

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Handy stools

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Sturdy furniture

Sturdy, practical furniture (the chairs remind me of my school days) and white walls that are almost completely bare (save for a few mirrors and the specials board) keep the ambience simple and allow for the delicious dishes to take centre stage at Caravelle.

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Mama’s Cafe

14 Jun copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Mama’s Cafe

Yesterday I had lunch at a lovely cafe that opened recently in Gràcia. A cosy place called Mama’s Cafe, which is located on Carrer Torrijos 26. Decorated with great taste, using both rustic and minimalist elements, it offers food all day long and is such a pleasant place to hang out that I felt very much at home, and almost didn’t want to leave!

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Al fresco

Check out the slideshow for more images of this lovely cafe, and please pay attention to the lighting, which I am completely smitten with (and will use as inspiration for my home)…

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