10 sustainable places in Poblenou, Barcelona

Barcelona’s Poblenou area is becoming very popular. Its central quarter has maintained its authentic charm, whereas the industrial surroundings are the hub of all kinds of innovative startups. Moreover, the beach is always within reach. We made an article of 10 sustainable places in Poblenou, including vegan and slow food cafés, urban parks and craft beer bars. Places that will show you the most authentic, and sustainable side of this lovely neighbourhood.

Bogatell Beach

The beaches in Poblenou are more tranquil and local than in the center. Such as Bogatell Beach, with the lovely Parc del Poblenou in its back. More info.


A flexitarian eatery, right next to the Poblenou metro station. Healthy and creative food, made with ecological ingredients. Read more.

La Cervesera del Poblenou

Barcelona’s first organic brewery, with a small and cozy brewpub included. Brews among others the ecological, sustainable, Catalan CESC beers. More info.

Cal Vegànic

Poblenou’s all vegan store. A lovely place, very welcoming and accessible, with a very nice offer of exclusively plant-based products. Read more.

Twentytú Hi-Tech Hostel

Definitely Poblenou’s most sustainable hostel. Combining a smart technological approach, with care for the environment and the community. More info.

Parc Diagonal Mar

We recommend to leave the Diagonal Mar shopping center aside. If you want to go shopping, there are plenty of authentic shops in Poblenou’s center. But the new Parc Diagonal Mar next to it is a lovely place, with an interesting design. Read more.

El Quinto

A café that focuses entirely on sustainable, slow food. Nearly everything is gluten-free, and ingredients are very carefully selected. More info.


A wonderful, creative atelier, making furniture pieces from recycled materials. Working with people that face difficulties on the job market. Read more.

NABIBI Vital Cooking

An eatery in the heart of Poblenou, using local, seasonal and organic ingredients only. Very attentive to cater for adults and for children. More info.

Parc del Centre del Poblenou

One more green area that gives some oxygen to this neighbourhood. A newly established park, with beautiful blossoms at certain moments of the year. Read more.

To find these places on a handy map, check out this link.

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