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Toma Cafe

Calle La Palma 49, 28004 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
917025620
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Ranked #184 of 6,508 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Café
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Centro
Description: Casa de Cafes & Espressos - Third Wave of Coffee - NO SOMOS UN RESTAURANTE SOMOS UNA CASA DE CAFES! - we are not a restaurante, we are a coffee shop -
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Myself and my boyfriend are huge coffee lovers and have found it difficult to find a good latte in Europe. Toma cafe in Madrid lived up to our expectations. I was also super happy as they offer soy milk, which is even more difficult to find. The cafe has beautiful decor too, great spot for relaxing or catching up with... More

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Collado Villalba, Spain
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I have been here one other time and I remembered it as being decent coffee. The second time that I visited, I ordered an iced espresso drink. It tasted terrible and like they're not cleaning the grounds out of the espresso machine after every use. Basically, their espresso tasted burnt. When I went to order my drink, I ordered in... More

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Columbus, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

With out a doubt this is the best coffee in Madrid. They do know what they are doing there. They pull their espresso with precision and make fantastic drinks. Most importantly, they have real ice coffee (no cafe americano poured over ice). It is easy to overlook this place so keep your eyes open for it. If you like coffee... More

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San Francisco
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Best espresso in Madrid. They make their shots properly and have a nice selection of beans from around the world. They also sell their beans as well as the AeroPress.

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Madrid, España
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great experience and very good service. It's located in Malasaña the trendy neighbourhood in Madrid.

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Gijón
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Real coffee culture exists in Spain. It's hard to find, and thankfully places like Toma are here. The best coffee I've had in all of Spain.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I am spoilt for great coffee places, but this fits right in with the top group. Very friendly people and several drip and espresso alternatives. Bring your fixed-gear bike

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Madrid, Spain
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This is definitely the best coffee place in Madrid. Warm and international atmosphere, very welcoming, but most important the coffee in itself, the best one in Madrid no doubt. Many choices, espresso, plunger, iced, etc.

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New York, NY
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Went here a couple of times when I was recently in Madrid. As other posters have noted, this place is perhaps one of the best places to get coffee in the city. They know how to do espresso right!

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Madrid, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I have been studying the art of espresso for a few years now. Knowing a little about espresso and knowing what "good" espresso is supposed to taste like, I promise that you'll LOVE this place! I've had coffee/cafe/espresso all around Madrid and this is the ONLY place that I've found so far that knows how to do it right.

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