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Cea Bermudez 38, 28003 Madrid, Spain
+34 915336932
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Ranked #90 of 6,858 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Not really my type of food but I was blown away by this restaurant and wish hadn't booked elsewhere for the remainder of our trip as otherwise could have eaten here everyday. The service was exceptional, we were lucky enough to be served by César the owner I think. His English is excellent and he explained the various dishes (suggesting... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The food is the best I ever tasted. Service is outstanding. Anything more to say? Just go and try it yourself!

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Vancouver Island
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was so good on the first visit we went three times for dinner. Ok it was close to our apartment...but I think it is worth hopping on the Metro and finding it. Caesar the owner/manager took care of us carefully explaining what was fresh, and ensured each visit gave us new tastes in both food and drink. We... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We came on our first night by just taking a chance on your restaurant. We got very lucky when we dropped in Alcaravea. Cesar seated us immediately and brought over appetizers and took our drink orders. Then he came back and explained in English, because we don't understand Spanish, all of the specials of today. Cesar recommended we share plates.... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Love love love this place! The food, the wine, the olive oil, the himalaya salt! They care every detail, every ingredient. The atmosphere is great also. There are several in the city but this is the one I like most. Ask for the carrillada de ternera, just amazing!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We decided to travel away from the centre and were very glad we did! It was the night of the Champions League final between the two Madrid giants so the restaurant was perhaps quieter than normal but we still had an excellent visit. As previous reviews we were greeted very warmly and the waitress patiently explained the specials in English... More 

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Huddersfield, England
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

I have to echo many of the positive comments about this super restaurant which is located not in the centre of Madrid, but is accessible by metro. From the moment we arrived we were made most welcome by the friendly staff, and all spoke good to excellent English. Our waitress guided us through the menu and the specials and patiently... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

The food is incredibly good. Has large portions so share, even the wait staff will tell you to share. Ask about the special and go with it! Beef cheek stew was wonderful. Burrata tomato salad melt in your mouth good. The service was fantastic and they do whatever they can to help make your dinner experience one you will remember.... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Alcaravea offers a complete dining experience. With well-priced lunch menus offering a range of locally sourced, quality dishes and a variety of evening dishes catering for all tastes, this is a must visit restaurant. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and if you're lucky you might be served by César, the front of house who has more flare and passion... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I speak for both Alcaravea and the sister restaurant Alcaravea Gaztambide in this review, having visited both on numerous occasions during my 6 months in Madrid. I only have great things to say about this place... not ONE negative comment to make I stumbled upon this restaurant thanks to TripAdvisor as it happens. At the time it was in the... More 

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Address: Cea Bermudez 38, 28003 Madrid, Spain
Phone Number: +34 915336932
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
Cuisine: Spanish

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