The Plaza Mayor area of Madrid isn't exactly known for its varied cuisine and is home to its fair share of tourist traps. Surprisingly, it's also a great place for traditional Madrid foods (think fried calamari sandwiches and suckling pig). But if you want a sit down meal and a … [Read more...]
I love Madrid because it's home to everything from traditional bars and taverns to the latest in fine dining. My Madrid restaurant reviews are largely positive and all are places I'd return. Buen provecho!
I'd been hearing people talk about a wonderful menu of the day at Restaurante Terramundi, located just a few blocks from my house in the center of the Literary Quarter. When Ale's aunt came into town for a quick lunch, it was the perfect time to try it for a menú del día. The … [Read more...]
I walk through Madrid's historic taverns district nearly everyday, often stopping in some of my favorite tavernas with groups on a Madrid Food Tour. The area (mainly consisting of Calle Victoria, Calle de la Cruz, Calle Nuñez de Arce, Calle Álvarez Gato, and Plaza Santa Ana) is … [Read more...]
La Berenjena is a small Madrid bar and one of those places that's tricky to figure out. It's tiny and uncomfortable, but at the same time friendly and delicious. It's the opposite of some of the very cute and trendy places that most Madrid bloggers are currently raving about … [Read more...]
Alejandro and I eat out so often that it's sometimes difficult to distinguish between working and relaxing! I'm not complaining (I love what I do), and even when I end up planning a relaxing meal some sort of picture is going to be taken (I can't help it!). But every so often we … [Read more...]