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Meson del Champinon

Calle Cava de San Miguel, 17, 28005 Madrid, Spain (Centro)
+34 915596790
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Ranked #124 of 6,499 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Neighborhood: Centro
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night

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Dundalk, Ireland
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

first went in 1994 and was blown away visited in 2014 to be greeted by the same staff, the same food, the same atmosphere and some old memories sit down with friends with a glass of rustic vino tinto and a plate of mushrooms if that doesn't sound like heaven, this isn;t the place for you but if you value... More

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New York, NY
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365 reviews 365 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
297 helpful votes 297 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

I came here years ago and was so happy to find that nothing has changed and this little spot is still cranking out fantastic plates of grilled mushrooms. Seriously you will be hard pressed to find a better mushroom tapas plate anywhere. A must in Madrid on your tapas crawl.

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FLA
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

If you like mushrooms don't miss this place. We always head here for mushroom tapas and vino. Almost always crowed this is an excellent place to hit on your tapa runs

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I had the mushroom tapas 20 years ago and wanted to show my wife this unique little bar. It was unchanged and the waiter has been there for over 30 years.It was as good as I remember.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Skip all the over-priced options that line the Plaza Mayor itself (unless you just order a cafe or beer and people watch for a while), and head down the stone steps in one of the corners, then down the street until you find Meson del Champiñon. This tiny place with it's impossibly tiny kitchen turns out hundreds and hundreds of... More

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Louisville, KY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

You might miss this place if you're not looking carefully, so make sure your eyes are peeled as you walk down the cobblestones. I am a big mushroom fan, so this place is right up my alley. You don't have to like mushrooms to love it - but "champiñón" is a mushroom, and that dish is their specialty, as you'd... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to me by local friends and I have returned several times since then. The food is very good, the service very friendly and the atmosphere with a mix of tradition and fun. Fun because of the "pianist" playing entertaining songs that the local crowd will go with. Make sure you stay for a few glasses of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Although it's called meson del champignons and I hoped to have many options on the menu but it was worth for the only one they have. We asked a sangria to get a long with and all fine.

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Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Small "mushroom bar" near the Plaza Mayor and Mercado San Miguel. We stood at the bar and had a serving of mushrooms with wine and beer. There are tables in the back and a guy playing the organ (or some type of instrument). It is an old place but has a funky atmosphere. Next time we will sit in the... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This tiny spot is what I've been looking for, for more than a week! Botin is interesting because it's the "oldest restaurant in the galaxy". But the food is truly mediocre. When you come to Madrid you will want to try 2 dishes before you leave. Paella of course. And roast suckling pig. Every pub and restaurant has both. Some... More

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Address: Calle Cava de San Miguel, 17, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Phone Number: +34 915596790
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro

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