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...]
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!
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...]
I continue on my search for the best Thai restaurant in Madrid, and I'm happy to say that I might have found it! Tied with Pui's Thai Tapas for my favorite Thai food in the city, Maiia Thai wins points for being an excellent deal and having a bit more ambiance than tiny … [Read more...]
I'm in trouble. I love sweets, but as fond as I am of Spanish pastry, it has never truly captured my heart. The problem is, I grew up with my mother, a talented baker, whipping up fresh, homemade desserts and pastries on a weekly basis. Later, I was in one of the last classes at … [Read more...]
When I first heard about the restaurant El Mirador de la CEA I must admit, I had no idea what the CEA was! It turns out that Madrid's CEA was actually an old film studio, where until the 1970's they used to film movies. Nowadays, the space is used as a restaurant, where a young … [Read more...]