Don’t they say that the surest path to discovering a place’s culture runs through the stomach? Our Madrid locals feel the same and they’re eager to share their favorite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, casual spots, fine dining, traditional kitchen, ethnic cuisine and everything in between — all without breaking the bank. When it comes to the best food in town, you’re in safe, expert hands with these restaurants.
Alquitara – Delicious lunch menu under the sun
“Alquitara” offers a great menu del día — if you ask me, one of the best deals in Madrid. Not only that; it has a great terrace and food quality!
Full Article by Daniel Ramirez-Escudero
Areia Colonial Chillout – A getaway to the desert
“Areia Colonial Chillout” is an oasis on Madrid’s Hortaleza. I knew I’d love This unique chillout, cocktail and gastro bar/beach club the moment I arrived.
Full Article by Elena Quintero
Autocine Madrid – Drive-in cinema
“Autocine” Madrid is the largest drive-in cinema in Europe! My recommendation: grab a snack before the movie at any of the foodtrucks or at the diner.
Full Article by César González
Banibanoo – Persian food
“Banibanoo” Madrid is an Iranian restaurant that’s just fabulous if you like new & exotic sorts of flavors. I like their combination dishes and desserts.
Full Article by María José Morr
Bar Casa Paco – Tortilla and croqueta heaven
“Bar Casa Paco” in Madrid is a very popular restaurant for the classic tortilla (and another 32 varieties) and some of my favorite croquetas around…
Full Article by Andrea Lucy Roberts