Burger King Tours

Show More
Powered by Booking.com
Flor Parks From USD 146.57 /Night
?php echo $hotel['name']; ?> Book Now
Nh Barcelona Centro From USD 171.17 /Night
?php echo $hotel['name']; ?> Book Now
H10 Raco Del Pi From USD 202.13 /Night
?php echo $hotel['name']; ?> Book Now
Show More

About Burger King, Barcelona

Burger King (BK) is an American global chain of hamburger fast food restaurants. Headquartered in the unincorporated area of Miami-Dade County, Florida, the company was founded in 1953 as InstaBurger King, a Jacksonville, Florida-based restaurant chain. After Insta-Burger King ran into financial difficulties in 1954, its two Miami-based franchisees David Edgerton and James McLamore purchased the company and renamed it "Burger King". Over the next half-century, the company would change hands four times, with its third set of owners, a partnership of TPG Capital, Bain Capital, and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners, taking it public in 2002. In late 2010, 3G Capital of Brazil acquired a majority stake in the company, in a deal valued at US$3.26 billion. The new owners promptly initiated a restructuring of the company to reverse its fortunes. 3G, along with partner Berkshire Hathaway, eventually merged the company with the Canadian-based doughnut chain Tim Hortons, under the auspices of a new Canadian-based parent company named Restaurant Brands International. The 1970s were the "Golden Age" of the company's advertising, but beginning in the early-1980s, Burger King advertising began losing focus. A series of less successful advertising campaigns created by a procession of advertising agencies continued for the next two decades. In 2003, Burger King hired the Miami-based advertising agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky (CP+B), who completely reorganized its advertising with a series of new campaigns centered on a redesigned Burger King character nicknamed "The King", accompanied by a new online presence. While highly successful, some of CP+B's commercials were derided for perceived sexism or cultural insensitivity. Burger King's new owner, 3G Capital, later terminated the relationship with CP+B in 2011 and moved its advertising to McGarryBowen, to begin a new product-oriented campaign with expanded demographic targeting. Burger King's menu has expanded from a basic offering of burgers, French fries, sodas, and milkshakes to a larger and more diverse set of products. In 1957, the "Whopper" became the first major addition to the menu, and it has become Burger King's signature product since. Conversely, BK has introduced many products, which failed to catch hold in the marketplace. Some of these failures in the United States have seen success in foreign markets, where BK has also tailored its menu for regional tastes. From 2002 to 2010, Burger King aggressively targeted the 18–34 male demographic with larger products that often carried correspondingly large amounts of unhealthy fats and trans-fats. This tactic would eventually damage the company's financial underpinnings, and cast a negative pall on its earnings. Beginning in 2011, the company began to move away from its previous male-oriented menu and introduce new menu items, product reformulations and packaging, as part of its current owner 3G Capital's restructuring plans of the company. As of December 31, 2016, Burger King reported it had 15,738 outlets in 100 countries. Of these, 47.5% are in the United States and 99.5% are privately owned and operated, with its new owners moving to an almost entirely franchised model in 2013. BK has historically used several variations of franchising to expand its operations. The manner in which the company licenses its franchisees varies depending on the region, with some regional franchises, known as master franchises, responsible for selling franchise sub-licenses on the company's behalf. Burger King's relationship with its franchises has not always been harmonious. Occasional spats between the two have caused numerous issues, and in several instances, the company's and its licensees' relations have degenerated into precedent-setting court cases. Burger King's Australian franchise Hungry Jack's is the only franchise to operate under a different name, due to a trademark dispute and a series of legal cases between the two.

Wikipedia

Overview of Burger King

You are looking at travel information of Burger King in Barcelona. Missed by most of the visitors, Burger King is unique in its own way.

Barcelona is brimful with interesting attractions like Sagrada Familia, Park Guell, Casa Batllo, Gothic Quarter and Camp Nou. You can also check out the whole list of things to do in Barcelona.

Top rated Barcelona tours do not include Burger King in their schedule, you can add it to your plan anyway.

More about Barcelona

Explore Burger King and other prime spots of the city using Barcelona trip planner.

Book perfect hotels in Barcelona like Flor Parks, Nh Barcelona Centro and H10 Raco Del Pi.

Draft the best Barcelona vacation packages using ideal templates offered by TripHobo. Also explore how to reach Barcelona on the go!

Book Burger King Tickets And Tours

Montserrat Royal Basilica Half-Day Trip from Barcelona
View Deal Montserrat Royal Basilica Half-Day Trip from Barce... 1272 Reviews | Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes From USD 59.4/person

Enjoy a getaway to the Montserrat mountains on a half-day trip from Barcelona! You'll visit the Royal Basilica of Montserrat with its 12th-century carving of the Black Virgin and, after hearing its history from a guide, enjoy free time to explore.

Tarragona and Sitges Small Group Day Trip from Barcelona
View Deal Tarragona and Sitges Small Group Day Trip from Bar... 250 Reviews | Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes From USD 100.76/person

Combine history and beach fun on a visit to Roman Tarragona and coastal Sitges on a full-day small group tour by minivan from Barcelona. You'll travel in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan and numbers are limited to a maximum of 15 people on this small tour, you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.

5-Day Spain Tour: Cordoba, Seville, Granada and Toledo from Barcelona
View Deal 5-Day Spain Tour: Cordoba, Seville, Granada and To... 36 Reviews | Duration: 5 days / 4 nights From USD 646.2/person

Head out of Barcelona on a five-day tour of Andalucia's most popular cities: Seville, Cordoba, Granada and Toledo. You'll visit several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the Alhambra, and discover the rich history of this beautiful Spanish region. Choose to start your tour by high-speed AVE train, and travel from Barcelona to Madrid in just three hours or alternatively, enjoy a leisurely coach journey between the cities and visit Lerida and Zaragoza, too.

Tapas and Wine Experience Walking Tour in Barcelona
View Deal Tapas and Wine Experience Walking Tour in Barcelon... 64 Reviews | Duration: 3 hours From USD 84.51/person

Join this 3-hour walking guided tour through El Born and Ghotic neighborhoods in Barcelona. Discover the stories behind its streets and enjoy several delicious tapas and exquisite wines in up to three different bars and restaurants.

Till the end of 2016!!! For all our customers, at the meeting point we give you a SIM CARD with 500mb of Internet, to always stay connected and get internet on your smartphone for all your holiday in Spain!

Share your experience - Rate Burger King, Barcelona

user-pics
Google+
  • First they gave me an old burger that has been there more than half hour, after I asked for a fresh one, I'm sure it wasn't cooked properly, I got food poisoning. The queue is caos in busy times.

  • We taken two chicken menu and onion rings , every thing were not good, etc. Onion rings were both dark and intense color in addition soft, fried patototes is not delicuous, cola was same water.

  • Fast food place; it's opened when other places aren't

  • Still in the queue after 20 minutes. The most ridiculous wait in a fast food place ever. Absolute joke.

  • Super FAST service and great food.

Read all reviews