An Insider’s Guide to Where to Stay in Madrid

Where to stay in Madrid? It’s a question I get asked nearly every day! The real answer is– it depends. Luckily, Madrid is home to some of the most charming, historic, and trendy neighborhoods in all of Spain– Amy shares her favorites below! The first time I visited Madrid...
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Top 8 Wine Bars in Madrid

Today Amy shares the best wine bars in Madrid, making your job easy– just make your way from one to the next! Don’t forget to order a tapa or two between tastings. Beer may still be the go-to beverage for most Madrileños, but Spanish wine is definitely starting to...
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L’Artisan Furansu Kitchen: French Japanese in Las Letras

L’Artisan Furansu Kitchen has been around for a couple of years now and is one of the Literary Quarter’s best bets for a menú del día. It’s slightly more expensive than nearby neighborhood establishments, which generally run between €9.50 and €12 for an all-inclusive lunch menu. Theirs costs €14, but it’s...
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Crumb: Creative Sandwiches in Conde Duque

Conde Duque is a central Madrid neighborhood that seems to get cooler by the day— and more delicious too. New and exciting food businesses open regularly, like the Panic artisanal bread shop and the Queseria Condue Duque, a cheese shop run by Rubén from Queseria Cantagrullas.
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Metro Bistro: Fusion Food Near Plaza Mayor

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...
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