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Cafe Madrid

Klostergasse 3-5, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany (Zentrum)
+49 341 9938813
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Ranked #36 of 520 restaurants in Leipzig
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Zentrum
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74 reviews from our community

68% Recommend
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Went as a large group of 15- really great atmosphere ,staff really helpful in menu and wine options.As other revieers have said -the food is salty-and has a German twist-so dont go thinking its traditional tapas -Starters are ,mains are pre plated per person.Good choice of wine .

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Rio de Janeiro
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

They are good at all.... food, service, price, portion size, nice ambience... once in Leipzig... go there.

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Maastricht, the Netherlands
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130 reviews 130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

After having been in many German restaurants we came to Café Madrid with colleagues for a Spanish dinner. The menu was has a good choice of dishes. We found the food was fresh and tasty (and rather salty) but found little that that would remind us of Spanish cuisine. The service was friendly and attentive. The atmosphere was pleasant, but... More

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Great food, service, and great place to watch people walk by if you can obtain a seat outside. Hidden on a street with a view of St. Thomas Church at the end of the street. 4 of us ate here for a business dinner to relax after a long hard day's work, and we thoroughly enjoyed it.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

went to take a break from German food and had a great time. The wine list if a little overpriced, but the food and service was very good for our large group (45). Ole in Sachsen!

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San Diego, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

A very good dining experience in the older part of the city. Extensive menu, both entrees were superb. Suggest reservations, as most table were reserved when we arrived. The servers were very good. As the property is located on a side street, it is a bit hard to find after dark, but worth the search. The deserts are a specialty,... More

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York, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

If you like a busy, bustling Restaurant then you will love Cafe Madrid.. The interior decor is fantastic and interesting, the food and service is brilliant and it doesn't cost a fortune... I have been to 2 Xmas parties here and the buffet was excellent.. I would thoroughly reccommend this Restaurant

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

This restaurant was a surprice. Very good food with great service and the price of the menu was cheap. We where in a group of nine and the average price for a full, three dish menu with whine was around 35 euro.

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Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

the piaya was very godd fresh and very hot so be careful with the first bite. The resturant is very big lots of places to sit and the decor is very nice. The Steak are good but not very big. The cost is a little high but its in the center of the city so most place are exspensive.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

There was a very wide variety of tapas, this good portion size and prices. I ordered three dishes and was surprised by the size and quality. Our waiter spoke perfect english and our order came out exactly correct. I would go here again if in Leipzig.

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