Madrid Restaurants

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  • 1. Casa Alberto

    $$ | Barrio de las Letras | Spanish

    Enter through the firetruck-red facade of this 193-year-old bar and restaurant and be blown away by impeccably executed fried bacalao (cod...Read More

  • 2. Casa Gerardo

    $$ | La Latina | Spanish

    Huge tinajas , clay vessels once filled to the brim with bulk wine (yet now defunct), sit behind the bar at this raucous, no-frills bodega...Read More

  • 3. Casa Salvador

    $$ | Chueca | Spanish

    Whether you approve of bullfighting or not, the culinary excellence of Casa Salvador—a checkered-tablecloth, taurine-themed restaurant that...Read More

  • 4. La Castela

    $$ | Retiro | Spanish

    Traditional taverns with tin-top bars, vermouth on tap, and no-nonsense waiters are a dying breed in Madrid, but this one, just a couple of...Read More

  • 5. Cisne Azul

    $$ | Chueca | Spanish

    You may wonder why bland-looking Cisne Azul is crowded with locals in this style-obsessed neighborhood. The reason is simple: wild mushrooms...Read More

  • 6. Estay

    $$ | Salamanca | Spanish

    A spacious, tranquil place presided over by white-jacketed waitstaff that makes fine breakfasts (choose from pan con tomate, toast with jam...Read More

  • 7. La Bola

    $$ | Palacio | Spanish

    La Bola is renowned for its cocido madrileño, a soul-satisfying chickpea and meat stew, and for its decor, which has hardly changed a lick since...Read More

  • 8. La Casa del Abuelo

    $$ | Sol | Spanish

    This rustically decorated place is the oldest of three branches in a local chain. This one has barely changed since it was founded at the beginning...Read More

  • 9. La Gastroteca de Santiago

    $$ | Palacio | Mediterranean

    This modern dining spot has a short and creative menu (barely a dozen dishes) that changes monthly. Despite the chef's newfangled presentations...Read More

  • 10. La Horizontal

    $$ | Spanish

    Away from town and surrounded by trees in what used to be a mountain cabin, this family-oriented restaurant is coveted by madrileños, who come...Read More

  • 11. La Huerta de Tudela

    $$ | Barrio de las Letras | Spanish

    It can be hard to find a vegetable in Madrid, but in Navarra, the region this restaurant looks to for inspiration, there's never a shortage...Read More

  • 12. La Pulpería de Victoria

    $$ | Sol | Spanish

    A modern, urban interpretation of a traditional Galician pulpería (octopus restaurant), this casual restaurant specializes in polbo à feira...Read More

  • 13. Lambuzo

    $$ | Sol | Spanish

    This laid-back Andalusian tavern, one of three locations in the city, embodies the soul and joyful spirit of that sunny region. Let cheerful...Read More

  • 14. Las Tortillas de Gabino

    $$ | Chamberí | Spanish

    At this lively restaurant you'll find crowds of Spaniards gobbling up one of the city's finest, most upmarket renditions of the tortilla española...Read More

  • 15. Mercado de la Reina

    $$ | Chueca | Spanish

    Perhaps the only worthwhile tapas restaurant on Gran Vía, Madrid's main commercial artery, Mercado de la Reina serves everything from croquetas...Read More

  • 16. Mercado de San Antón

    $$ | Chueca | International

    Following the successful transformation of the Mercado de San Miguel, near the Plaza Mayor, the city completely refurbished this old neighborhood...Read More

  • 17. Mercado de San Miguel

    $$ | Sol | International

    Adjacent to the Plaza Mayor, this "gastronomic market" is a feast for the senses. Its bustling interior—a mixture of tapas spots and immaculately...Read More

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  • 18. TriCiclo

    $$ | Barrio de las Letras | Spanish

    A Spanish-style bistro, TriCiclo serves inventive tapas—think surf-and-turf livers and ibérico (Iberian) pork tartare—in an environment where...Read More

  • 19. Txirimiri

    $$ | La Latina | Spanish

    One of four branches in a beloved local chain, this perennially packed Basque tapas spot is famous for its Unai slider, fried in tempura and...Read More

  • 20. Casa Lastra

    $$ | Lavapiés | Spanish

    Established in 1926, this Asturian tavern is popular with Lavapiés locals. The rustic, half-tile walls are strung with relics from the Asturian...Read More

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