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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.

Park
“Otra antigua quinta reconvertida en centro cultural y parque. Un lugar perfecto para pasear.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Park
“Great park to relax and mix with the locals, lots of playgrounds for children of varying ages.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Beautiful park with trees and fountains, fantastic views of Torrespaña radio tower”
  • 4 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Performing Arts Venue
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“The real authentic flamenco. Not a nice place, but the only two ingredients they use are heart and soul. Improvisation, emotion, feeling, what they call "duende", real artists who were born for it. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Or-Dago, at calle de Sancho Dávila, 15. Family restaurant of traditional Basque cuisine. Austere decoration in a small space. The service is exceptional and the quality of the food, both meat and hake, is very good. Just to mention some bad aspect, the street where it is placed is narrow and gloomy. Phone: +34 913 567 185. Web: www.restauranteordago-madrid.com. Opening Hours: From Monday to Friday, 13:00 – 23:30. Saturday, 13:00 – 16:30. Sunday, close. Average prices, 40€.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Los Timbales, at calle de Alcalá, 227. Whether you do not know anything about bullfighting or you are a fan, it is worth to come to have a beer in the days of bullfight and enjoy the atmosphere. It is also a good choice for raciones or menú del día (set daily menu). Better if you get advise by the waiter. Phone: +34 917 250 768. Web: www.lostimbales.es. Opening Hours: From Monday to Sunday, 07:00 – 00:00. Price of menú del día (set daily menu), 11€.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“It's in the door of the same house and is one of the most charismatic restaurants of Madrid. Bullfighters and celebrities come together in this place. The food and service are excellent. Great tapas.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“Supercor Exprés at calle de Alcalá, 227. Opening Hours: From Monday to Sunday, 08:00 – 02:00.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
“Best place to buy SPANISH JAMON. Tienda de jamón, queso y productos delicatessen.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“For breakfasts, VIPS, at calle de Alcalá 200. Chain of restaurants with a wide menu of breakfasts. Enter the local by the store and the restaurant is all the way in back to the left. It also has a lunch menu based on burgers, sandwiches and pasta. The service is slow sometimes. On the first floor of the same building there is a Italian restaurant called Ginos. Phone: +34 912 758 192. Web: www.vips.es. Opening Hours: From Monday to Thursday, 08:30 - 0:30. Friday, 08:30 - 01:00. Saturday, 09:00 - 01:00. Sunday, 09:00 – 00:30. Average prices, 15€.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Aperitivo con tapa. Terraza exterior con buen tiempo y comida muy del Sur. Recomiendo la ensalada de ventresca, la carne a la brasa y el pescaíto frito.”
  • 2 locals recommend