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Cafe Madrid

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Klostergasse 3-5, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 9938813
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of the better restaurants in Leipzig

I found the menu very interesting so decided to try it out on this trip to Leipzig. I liked the ambience -- it was pelting rain outside, but the interior, though airy and spacious, still felt cosy. Tables were spaced well apart, so we could enjoy our own conversation without being obliged to hear... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I found the menu very interesting so decided to try it out on this trip to Leipzig. I liked the ambience -- it was pelting rain outside, but the interior, though airy and spacious, still felt cosy. Tables were spaced well apart, so we could enjoy our own conversation without being obliged to hear our neighbours -- and the seating... More 

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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Aftet having been to another restaurant near by and receiving rude service from a drinks waiter we ended up here. Great choice. A welcoming greeting made us feel in the mood immediately. The place was packed and we ended up out the back which was a great spit. They have an outdoir area ad well. But it was cool on... More 

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Piatra Neamt, Romania
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Called in for lunch with friends, great selection, spoilt for choice but managed to agree and we were not disappointed every dish was wonderful but the Iberian Black Pig really shone out. It was also very nice to eat again great quality Spanish ham. Service was attentive yet unobtrusive the setting and decor well done. Would recommend this place if... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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116 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I visited this place a few days ago and I was very surprised by the quality of the food, great tapas menu with a great offering of typical Spanish Tapas, everything I ordered tasted very good, and the prices and amount of food was very descent. I also loved the decor, this is a big restaurant but once you step... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We went there with one of our close friend. The restaurant atmosphere was fabulous. we tried lots of different sort of the appetizers which were amazing! and the main course, steak, was fantastic! you can find delicious different steak there!

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Nice people, noce place and very good food. The area is full of good restaurants but this one deserves that you go there.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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29 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Random weekend in Leipzig and Cafe Madrid was on the to-do list. Although we tried to make reservations (twice) the response was they were full. We showed up and were able to get a seat. The food was absolutely delicious and the atmosphere was loud but good! The restaurant is beautiful... The Bad: Service!!! It took 50 mins to get... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Nice break from German food but the tapas are average and pretty bland. We had bacon wrapped dates, chorizo in red wine sauce, pork in manchego cheese sauce, sautéed peppers, chicken in garlic sauce, spinach with feta cheese and meatballs. It was all ok but I don't know that I'd order any of it again, nothing stood out. The service... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We tasted several tapas but unfortunately they did not taste like in Spain..actually I felt a little bit it was Saxonian tapas not Spanish. Rather german tastes, than Spanish. At least for my opinion. Was also expensive considering the quality!!

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Leipzig, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I have been a number of times to this restaurant and, most of the times I have been met with friendly efficient staff. Having lived in Madrid for a number of years, I am quite passionate about Tapas and Cafe Madrid does not dissapoint. I only ever once deviated from Tapas and that was to have a steak which was... More 

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Address: Klostergasse 3-5, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: +49 341 9938813
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Leipzig>  > Zentrum
Cuisine: Spanish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Klostergasse 3-5, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Leipzig>  > Zentrum
  • Neighborhood: Zentrum
  • Phone Number: +49 341 9938813

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Doing business, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?