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Cafe Madrid

Klostergasse 3-5, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany (Zentrum)
+49 341 9938813
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Ranked #51 of 533 restaurants in Leipzig
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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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Chennai (Madras), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

We arrive and are greeted by a rude waiter who tells us to move our luggage in a very rude way, part of it wasn't even ours. It was extremely racist and condescending. We decided to leave, perhaps the food was good, but we wouldn't know.

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Northern California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Great location, pretty venue, nice break from German food, just don't order the calamari - too rubbery.

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UK
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
15 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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70 reviews 70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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132 reviews 132 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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Texas
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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
17 helpful votes 17 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
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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Reykjavík
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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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