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Things to do in Almagro, Madrid

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“This used to be Sorolla's family home and studio. It is located in the middle of the city, and features a garden inspired in Jardines del Generalife, of Alhambra in Granada. It is truly a magical space.”
  • 85 locals recommend
Museum
“A very interesting and well organized museum, a historic house from the XVIII century funded in 1924 devoted to decorative arts and furniture in the age of Romanticism, to explain and interpret life and customs of the period. Permanent collection on display in the whole building with a calendar of temporary exhibits and a program of events, including concerts, lectures, workshops and guided visits. The cafe has a outdoor garden open to all public and visitors and used for some events. Free entrance Saturdays from 2pm.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Platea is a unique gastronomic leisure space. A magical place, where the excitement never stops. A place to relax, enjoy yourself and meet friends in a setting where everything comes together and makes perfect sense. Platea is all about excellence and creativity. The culmination of a project that marries both entertainment and gastronomy in all their splendour.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Home to the Master of Light Joanquin Sorolla, beautiful gardens and some master pieces of the painter. Highly recommended. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“One of my favourite restaurants. Its small and they don't take reservation so the wait might be long but, definitely worth it. The food and the experience is great.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Tel: +34-915 759 254 www.restaurantetenconten.com Opens daily. 1pm-2am. Reservation needed, can be done online. Same owners as El Paraguas. At the entrance, there is a bar where you can have an “aperitivo”, a drink or exquisite cocktails. You can choose to eat at the bar if you are in a rush or simply don’t feel like sitting down or in any of the different areas of the restaurant. Young, cool ambiance and very nice food. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Thursday - Saturday nights are popular. DJ is playing top 40 hits and reggaeton. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Para primera copa. Desde las 16:00 se puede beber allí con buena música. Buen ambiente y buena calle.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Former home, studio and workshop of great painter Joaquin Sorolla, founded after as per the will of his wife, to be dedicated to show his life and work. Sorolla was very involved in the design and construction of his home and especially his gardens with Andalusian inspiration. The museums offers guided visits, a program of lectures and academic activities, events and other activities. Online tickets. Free entrance Saturdays 2pm-8pm and Sundays 10am-3pm.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Place to shop
“Grocery shopping in a market. Full of stores with fresh fish, vegetables, etc. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Really one of the best spots for cocktails and gin tonics! They produce their own brands of alcohol for cocktails, it is a must!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Night Club
“Una de mis discotecas favoritas en Madrid. Buenas copas, buena música y ambiente adulto. One of my favorite discos in Madrid. Good drinks, good music and adult atmosphere.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Colonial style located in the heart of Madrid that offers a fresh market kitchen with the product as a protagonist. Perfect combination between Caribbean and Mediterranean cuisine.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Night Club
“Classy joint for going out for yrs 30+. Expensive drinks but a great place on friday and sat night. Shoes required. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Colorido y luminoso restaurante mediterráneo, con muebles vintage y plantas, donde también sirven cócteles.”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Tapas Restaurant
“Platea is a unique gastronomic leisure space. A magical place, where the excitement never stops. A place to relax, enjoy yourself and meet friends in a setting where everything comes together and makes perfect sense. Platea is all about excellence and creativity. The culmination of a project that marries both entertainment and gastronomy in all their splendour.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“One of my favourite restaurants. Its small and they don't take reservation so the wait might be long but, definitely worth it. The food and the experience is great.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“Tel: +34-915 759 254 www.restaurantetenconten.com Opens daily. 1pm-2am. Reservation needed, can be done online. Same owners as El Paraguas. At the entrance, there is a bar where you can have an “aperitivo”, a drink or exquisite cocktails. You can choose to eat at the bar if you are in a rush or simply don’t feel like sitting down or in any of the different areas of the restaurant. Young, cool ambiance and very nice food. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Para primera copa. Desde las 16:00 se puede beber allí con buena música. Buen ambiente y buena calle.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Colonial style located in the heart of Madrid that offers a fresh market kitchen with the product as a protagonist. Perfect combination between Caribbean and Mediterranean cuisine.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Colorido y luminoso restaurante mediterráneo, con muebles vintage y plantas, donde también sirven cócteles.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Stunning terrace with a vintage design . Good atmosphere for a quiet dinner and drinks. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of my favourite lunch places in Madrid. Amazing healthy food with lots of vegies and grains. The place is not too big but the food just incredible. More recommended for healthy food lovers. They also do amazing cakes and very nice breakfast. Not open on Sundays. The Argensola district is packed with little boutiques with a lot of french influence. ”
  • 13 locals recommend

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