Mercato Italiano Madrid

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Mercato Italiano – To go, to stay, too good!

First impressions count and the first impression of Mercato Italiano is the delicious smell that hits you as you walk in. If you are hungry you will literally salivate. Madrid has a tiny little Italy in the Rios Rosas area and this very authentic deli/eatery is one of the newer additions to the shops and restaurants to be found there.

They sell a good variety of cured meats and cheese as well as fresh bread, focaccia and prepared dishes such as lasagne and pizza. They have pasta and sauces, breadsticks and cookies and many more Italian gourmet products to choose from.

I like the space a lot – it’s big and airy and there’s lots of room if you have a pram or stroller with you, so this is a great place for a family meal or meet up. You can take away or eat in – choose from the menu or anything they sell – the bruschetta are great, as are the salads. As you would expect they have fantastic coffee too. You can choose a bottle of Italian wine and pay 4 euros corkage or have a beer, a spritz, and Campari…

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Details about this spot



Calle de Ríos Rosas 50, Madrid

Opening Times

Mon - Fri 10:00 - 23:00, Sat 11:00 - 16:00, 19:00 -23:00, Sun 11:00 - 16:30


Espresso: € 1.50


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Last Changed Date: 2016-05-19 11:45:13 +0200 (Thu, 19 May 2016)