Moonraker Morsels

A Barcelona food blog

La Muscle

If you like your food, the thought of what would be your last meal if you were a ‘dead man walking’ can be a tricky one. Not that many of … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Restaurante MyKasa

At this time of year when the purse strings are as tight as the waist band it’s time to head away from the centre of town and towards those neighbourhood … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · Leave a comment


I’m a sucker for photographs charting a city’s history and I hardly need to mention that the face of Barcelona has changed, in some places almost unrecognisably, during the last … Continue reading

August 7, 2012 · 5 Comments

Ca L’Estevet

I used to think happiness was a steaming bowl of soup, a luscious, rich ice cream or chicken slowly barbecued with lots of spices. I was wrong. Happiness is having … Continue reading

July 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Bar Celta Pulpería

Tourists and locals/residents can be, at times, a heady cocktail in Barcelona. Many foreigners living here now complain about them but were once tourists themselves and these camera-wielding, path-blocking visitors … Continue reading

April 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Can Maño

As you wander the streets of Barceloneta, especially at the weekend, it’s difficult to ignore the constant indicators that people are enjoying eating. Through open café or restaurant doors and … Continue reading

February 28, 2011 · 3 Comments

Mackerel with wet garlic and balsamic vinegar

Not unlike most people I have chewed, tasted and tippled my way through the festive season and new year and come through the other side a few pounds heavier than … Continue reading

January 18, 2011 · Leave a comment