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Cuisine of Madrid for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

MADRID Visiting restaurants of Madrid will be interesting not only to fans of Spanish cuisine, but also to those tourists, who prefer other directions in culinary. The city has numerous pretty old restaurants that have attracted gourmets and connoisseurs of vintage wines for more than one hundred years. Posada de la villa is quite an unusual restaurant, which halls are decorated with beautiful antique furniture. The restaurant specializes in serving national dishes, which are offered on antique copper plates. Every meal starts with a glass of anise port wine and Marques de Riscal Rioja wine is recommended with meat dishes.
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La Vaca Veronica restaurant is a perfect place for a romantic dinner. Here you will be offered to try excellent meat dishes. This historic restaurant has been the favorite place of rest of Hemingway. Gure-Etxea restaurant is a unique place where you can try the amazing Basque cuisine. This place is the most popular one among local residents. Besides attractive restaurants the city is full of sports bars and cafes, where you can relax after a busy day of sightseeing and enjoy savory Spanish appetizers. When it comes to drinks, travelers usually prefer wine and sherry, and locals like sangria more than anything else. This is a wine drink, in a glass of which can be added a couple of ice cubes.
Madrid is the location of the oldest restaurant in the world - Botin. Its opening took place in the beginning of the 18th century. Among famous visitors of the restaurant have been Hemingway, Goya, and members of royal families. During several centuries, the restaurant has been amazing visitors by excellent local food. Botin always welcomes its guests. Fans of seafood and vegetable dishes will surely like La Castafiore restaurant. It serves fish flavored with spices, and cooked on a grill, widest choice of vegetables, stews and salads, as well as original fruit desserts. Meat lovers should definitely order roasted lamb. The restaurant named Zalacain is a prestigious institution, which also specializes in preparation of dishes of national cuisine. Most often, the visitors of this restaurant order salad with crayfish. Amazing Spanish wines will become a great addition to exquisite dishes. Copyright
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Where to go for dinner in Madrid: recommended cafe and restaurants

Where: Paseo de la Castellana 57, Madrid; Telephone: +34 912 108 840;
La Terraza Del Casino
Where: C/Alcalá 15, Madrid; Telephone: +34 915 321 275;
El Sobrino De Botín
Where: C/Cuchilleros 17, Madrid; Telephone: +34 913 664 217;
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Madrid
♥   Restaurant 'Prada a Tope' Madrid. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Chuka Ramen Bar' Madrid. Type - Japanese. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Askuabarra' Madrid. Type - Market cuisine. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Cebo' Madrid. Type - Creative. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Al Trapo' Madrid. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Tasquita de Enfrente' Madrid. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Entre Suspiro y Suspiro' Madrid. Type - Mexican. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Umiko' Madrid. Type - Japanese. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Zerain' Madrid. Type - Basque. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'El Barril de las Letras' Madrid. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo

City tours, excursions and tickets in Madrid and surroundings

Unique sights around Madrid

Tunel De Guadarrama

From the series “The greatest tunnels in the world”
It is much easier to get from one city to another now as travel time reduced to a few minutes after the opening of the tunnel. As a result, Guadarrama became the centre of active travellers’ attention. Construction of the tunnel commenced in 2002 and lasted a little less than 5 years. Huge material, manpower and time costs are fully offset by the urgency of the tunnel. It takes about 10 minutes to get from Madrid to Valladolid. … Read further

Semana Santa

From the series “Most enchanting and vibrant festivals”
Only at first sight such events may seem boring. The solemn processions always attract a huge number of spectators. The central place in the processions belongs to pasos - huge platforms with statues of the saints. Parade participants dressed in festive robes carry pasos through the city streets. While waiting for the solemn procession everyone can enjoy holiday treats. There are always small fairs next to the main streets. … Read further
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