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Trattoria Malatesta

Calle de los Coloreros 5, 28013 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
+34 913 659 097
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Ranked #129 of 6,507 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $26
Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Spanish, Pizza & Pasta
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Centro
Description: Auténtica trattoria italiana en una romántica taberna con cava en el centro histórico de Madrid.Lo mejor de Italia y del Madrid antiguo se combinan en este acogedor y alegre local a 50 metros de la Plaza Mayor y la Puerta del Sol.En nuestra reconocida cocina destacan las pastas frescas hechas por nosotros cada día, nuestras pizzas de horno de leña, nuestros risottos, y postres caseros.
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florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great Italian food. We had the pasta bolognese, the pizza, and the eggplant appetizer. All of the food was fresh and delicious. Good quality ingredients. And the service was fabulous - we felt like family by the time we left. Location is also great - lots of stores/people watching in the area. Would definitely recommend!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

Thank you tripadvisor! We went to this restaurant two times based on the online reviews. The customer service was efficient and friendly. The food was excellent and the waiter even brought us a free glass of limoncello when we finished our meal. If you are craving Italian food while in Madrid just goooo!

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

We loved everything about this place - food, ambience, service and location. If you are craving some Italian or want a break from sea food, this place is great!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Me and my wife had lunch here the food was excellent but very expensive. And the atmosphere was not that great too. Pizza was not that great but pastas were super......

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We had dinner in this restaurant twice during our week holiday to madrid. I found the majority of restaurants in madrid to be overpriced and poor quality so I was delighted to find this place! We shared the melanzane parmigiana to start which was delicious and pizza and pasta for mains. My partner described his pizza as 'the best he... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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78 reviews 78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I went for lunch, I had pizza and a starter (with mozarella, eggplant, etc) and a glass of wine. Very tasty food, authentic italian pizza, nice atmosphere, reasonable prices. It's a place you'll have a decent meal.

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Malatesta has outdoor seating in a bustling street just off Calle Mayor in Madrid. The atmosphere is great, the waiting staff very attentive and friendly too. The food is delicious, I had beef fillet which was cooked to perfection and presented well. The desserts were equally high quality, and I recommend the chocolate and almond cake. Overall a great meal... More

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Hyannis, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I past by Malatesta by chance and decided to change plans and have some Italian food. What a great decision! Everything was perfect: both dinning rooms are very special (I was recommeded to go donwstairs, as it was too hot outside). Upstairs is a tile decorated (originally old) and downstairs is like a brick cellar. The food is just excellent:... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I had such a hankering for some good, homemade pasta, which led me to this restaurant (thanks, Trip Advisor!). The prices were definitely high but the pasta was amazing. I was a little surprised that "pesto" meant a red pesto that did not taste much like basil, but that seems consistent with what I've experienced elsewhere in Spain. I highly... More

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Madrid, Spain
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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

So I visited this restaurant with a couple of friends three weeks ago. We ordered some salad and, even though we went there for dinner, some pasta. 1. The salad was a standard salad with lettuce, olive oil, olives, pepper, cucumber and corn and I really enjoyed it. The ingredients were freshly picked and the seasoning was adequate. 2. I... More

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