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Juana La Loca

Plaza de Puerta de Moros, 4 | La Latina, 28005 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
913 640 525
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Ranked #292 of 6,510 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $22 - $29
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Centro
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

They kept things coming for us the whole evening and we weren't disappointed. It all sounds a little crazy, seriously, who would mix Spanish tomato sauce with fried egg and honey, but when you give it a try it is unbelievably tasty! An evening for two cost us about 60 euros, (food, dessert & drinks included)

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184 reviews 184 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

We went on a Thursday night in August and the place was packed. Even so, the waiters did a fantastic job keeping up with all the orders. The tapas are delicious and a bit more exotic than a lot of the typical places.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were blown away by this restaurant. It's a hole in the wall in la Latina, with amazing food, great tinto de Verano & even better service. Crowded with beautiful people eating, drinking & enjoying life. Must eat here in Madrid. Must!!!

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We're NYC based foodies and this was a simply outstanding meal. So good that we went 2 nights in a row. Where to start: It's a beautifully elegant place which gets crowded fast but manages to deal with the crowds and deliver charming and efficient service as well. Each dish had sublime flavors: things like poached egg and black truffle... More

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Barcelona, Spain
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

You cant leave without trying the tortilla española, a staple in this place. Although service isn't great (but "where in spain it ain't?"), they compensate with the really good quality of food. A must if you are around this neighborhood.

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Barcelona, Spain
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

This tapas bar located in La Latina quarter offers high quality products, wonderfully cooked. Everything we ate (bull tail, gnocchi, risotto and croquetas, enough for a 3-people meal) was amazing. Though it is not a cheap place, it is worth a visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I was recommended this restaurant by an artist friend who lives in Madrid. Being ab bit of a foodie, I was looking for something more adventurous than the usual croquetas & hjamon serrano...and wow, what a find! The Tapas are extremely inventive and with amazing flavours - vegetables carpaccios, truffle-infused dishes and new spins on beloved favourites. After a dinner... More

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Island of Malta, Malta
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109 reviews 109 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We came here for a few small dishes and a highly rated dessert. My friends had been here several times and wanted to show me the place. It was a nice pleasant, cosy style restaurant. The food was very good and good value. The dulce du leche volcano pudding with banana ice cream was one of the best desserts i... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We were recommended this place by our tour guide and what a find. The staff were so helpful and friendly and the food matched the best we have in Sydney. A short walk from plaza mayor and off the tourist strip. Great value also.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I'd seen a travel show highlighting this restaurant and decided to go based on the more traditional tapas (tortilla, huevos rotos, etc.). However, the stand out dish was the eggplant and zucchini carpaccio with pumpkin seeds. The taste was deliciously smoky, the vegetables were incredibly fresh and thankfully I didn't feel heavy/uncomfortably full after devouring the entire dish.

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