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La Musa

#432 of 7,324 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Neighborhood:
Malasana
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Calle de Manuela Malasana, 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 48 75 58
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7:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 93
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  • 87
    Very good
  • 21
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  • 6
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food at great prices.

The serves were friendly and the food was amazing. Everything is very good, order a few dishes and share with your friends so that you can try a bit of everything.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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Madrid, Spain
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Northwich, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

second visit - love this place fab food at an attractive price - quirky great decor - friendly staff - really good menu and as I said the food id amazing ( only draw back - its always busy so book a table ) if you book late in the evening, you will eat late :o)

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Manchester
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I like this place, it was a long way for us to get too..............and then a long wait...but it was worth it I suppose. Somewhere my GF used to visit a few years ago as a student. Like I said, a bit of a wait....no real assistance when you get there other than to 'search out for the guy in... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

the food was great at just the right size. only the price is a little high for what your getting. to cunclude higly recommend just know what your getting into

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

We came here 3 out of our 7 nights in Madrid. In Malasaña where we were staying, there are many good restaurants, but - especially in the price range - La Musa must be one of the best. We were two adults with a teen and all enjoyed it equally much. The tapas are inspired by world cuisine, Japanese, Mexican,... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The serves were friendly and the food was amazing. Everything is very good, order a few dishes and share with your friends so that you can try a bit of everything.

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Warsaw, Poland
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419 reviews 419 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We popped in there to try one of the dishes recommended on TA. Jabali con alioli de miel (wild boar with honey alioli) was simply amazing. My wife had grilled, bit spicy langostinos which were also very tasty. Place has some unusual decor with some installations on the walls. Our impression - although our visit was short - is very... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We went to Madrid for our honeymoon. We found this place in Fodor's book! I was little skeptical but it was better than I could ever imagine. It was so amazing that we cancelled our reservation for the next night and went here again. Every single item we ordered both nights was so delicious. If we are ever lucky enough... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Great service, great food, great atmosphere. Try the special offer for two persons, and the strong tasty sangria. Great night in madrid

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The restaurant is located in the very stylish neighborhood of Bilbao, with a very local feeling. The place is small, has a very hipster feeling; service was great. The food was presented very well and the combination of flavors amazing. Must try their croquetas.

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Klimmen, The Netherlands
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9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This dinner was by far one of the best meals I've ever had! Loved the atmosphere as the people who worked here. The people who worked here didn't speak English, for me this was only part of the charm, the staff was however very friendly and put a lot of effort in explaining. If you wanna try one of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle de Manuela Malasana, 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Malasana
  • Neighborhood: Malasana
  • Phone Number: +34 914 48 75 58

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 31
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Malasana

Neighborhood Profile
Malasana
Hip bars and galleries, independent theaters and music venues, young people with tattoos and funky hair, narrow winding streets — this is Malasaña. Near the center, Plaza Dos de Mayo is a gathering of friends outside bars, dog owners, artists under craft tents, and creative types with notebooks and sketchpads on the plaza’s benches. It may not be as neat and tidy as many other parts of the city, but this only adds to the Malasaña edge. Shops and bars here range from hippie-crunchy to upscale trendy, and on weekends, the streets are bustling around the clock as the nightlife progresses from dinner to bar to disco to late-night food. On the west side of the neighborhood is the subdistrict called Conde Duque, named after a large pink fort in its center that has been converted into a cultural center for exhibitions and performances. Prettier yet just as edgy, this intimate corner of Malasaña is home to a young international community.
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