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Gran Cafe de Madrid

Calle Mayor, 45 | Local Bajo, 28013 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 42 90 99
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Ranked #840 of 6,509 Restaurants in Madrid
Price range: $13 - $16
Cuisines: Spanish, Tapas, Brasserie, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
Description: GRAN CAFE de MADRIDA unique site in the historic center of the capital.It opens its doors with breakfast, from 08h00 to 12h30.At lunchtime, Menu of the Day for 10 € / 12 €, from 13h00 to 17h00.In the evenings we offer a wide range of national and international beers on tap or bottles, wines and other typical drinks, accompanied by "Tapas" and delicious dishes from our restaurant's menu.In the night you can enjoy a great variety of Coffees, Teas 100% Natural, Hot Chocolates, Cocktails and Long Drinks of prestigious brands.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
Description: GRAN CAFE de MADRIDA unique site in the historic center of the capital.It opens its doors with breakfast, from 08h00 to 12h30.At lunchtime, Menu of the Day for 10 € / 12 €, from 13h00 to 17h00.In the evenings we offer a wide range of national and international beers on tap or bottles, wines and other typical drinks, accompanied by "Tapas" and delicious dishes from our restaurant's menu.In the night you can enjoy a great variety of Coffees, Teas 100% Natural, Hot Chocolates, Cocktails and Long Drinks of prestigious brands.
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

It the first time we comment food in the internet but it was so bad that we want to warn the others. We use this portal to comment it because they were using stickers "Recommended by Triip Advisor" and to some extension it drove our choice. First of all we want to emphasize that we do not find ourself particularly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had breakfast in the Gran cafe. Every effort was made to serve the breakfast as requested (fussy kids). Price was very reasonable and the food was good

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Had lunch here after a ramble round the Plaza Mayor. Menu del dia for €10. Two courses a drink and coffee. Excellent food really pleasant staff and unbelievable value. You have to check this out.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I spent a couple of dinners here to get great inexpensive food and drinks, and watch the world cup. The atmosphere is super cool and relaxed. No one rushes you, or hovers, but they are always ready to serve you and attend to your needs when you need it. This place is in a lovely part of the city as... More

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Oslo, Norway
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

I thought that I should describe how bad the food was our how slow the service was. But instead I say, go out thru the door to the left and then first left. Its about 100 meters and you are at mercado sant miguel. Have a glas of wine or a beer and enjoy cheese, ham, seafood, tapas or whatever... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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107 reviews 107 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stopped in to Gran Café our first night in Madrid. We were tired and just looking for a light meal and a drink. We ordered a glass of wine, a cerveza, and three tapas, all of which were delicious. We enjoyed the food and atmosphere so much that we stopped in for nightcaps on two more nights. On the... More

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Order the potatoes w/ paprika and the Brie w/ strawberries. We went back twice in our short trip! Yum! The waitress seems to work the entire place and is very good at coming back when you need her to without being asked!

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UK
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Although quiet when we visited we were welcomed into the place. We ordered some cocktails which when they arrived were great Waitress had not made them before so pleasing to have a nice drink

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013 via mobile

Amazing food! Had the plate of 6 pinchos and breaded brie with spicy strawberry sauce. Reasonably priced, english speaking waitress and great sangria made as a cocktail. Corny 90s music kept it fun in a quiet almost irish furnished pub. Casual style and great food. Would recomend to anyone that will listen.

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Marius M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Gran Cafe de Madrid, responded to this review

Thank you for the evaluation! We hope we'll return to our place, soon. Best regards from Gran Cafe de Madrid staff. More

Madrid, Spain
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8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

This is one of our regular places for traditional spanish tapas or raciones. The servers speak english, so its great for visitors as well. The service can be a little slow but the food is very well done. We havent really liked their menu del dia as much as we like picking raciones and sharing them over dinner. They have... More

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Marius M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Gran Cafe de Madrid, responded to this review

Thanks for your evaluation! Our best wishes. More

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