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C/ San Lorenzo, 6, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
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Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice street bar

Stopped for an afternoon beer and tapas. Slightly expensive at €3.90 for a bottle of Mahou and €10.50 for a plate of ham croquettes, but pleasant service and the food was nice.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Nottingham, England
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Stopped for an afternoon beer and tapas. Slightly expensive at €3.90 for a bottle of Mahou and €10.50 for a plate of ham croquettes, but pleasant service and the food was nice.

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El Escorial, Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

order a drink in this lovely establishment and you'll be served with a great tapa although you don't get a choice. There are plenty of nibbles too - crisps or nuts. The drink might seem a bit steep on price but as I said the tapa is pretty good. The atmosphere is also great and theservice is professional and friendly.

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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

A very good place to take a cup of cava or a wine! The menu is very classic, but tasty. Perfect for the people who are new in the zone

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The lighting and decor are what make this cafe special, and there's a good range of cocktails, coffees etc. There are also magic shows downstairs on Friday nights.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Nice ambiance where to enjoy a cafe, a cake or have a good wine with their tasteful Tapas. Decoration resembles that of cafes from a couple of centuries ago. Quite and with a service exquisite.

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Roeselare, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013 via mobile

Very good tapas and food.. and they give always great tapas when you ask for a drink.. hut its quite pricy.. 3.8 € for a beer but includee also a tapas

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Highly recommendable, very nice place, special atmosphere in a vintage environment. Really good tapas and drinks. It is a must.

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Madrid
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Old style Viena cafe. Best in El Escorial area. They give you free tapas with each drink or cofee. Night jazz or concerts in the basement

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Guildford
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Lovely atmosphere and very Spanish. The tapas and raciones are excellant value for money and it's a warm and welcoming place.

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

This was suggested by our host as a good place for tapas and we were pleased. The interior was cozy and pleasing, especially for a quiet time for a couple. They served good dark beer which I didn't often find in other places. Friendly service.

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Address: C/ San Lorenzo, 6, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  San Lorenzo de El Escorial
Cuisine: Spanish

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  • Address: C/ San Lorenzo, 6, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  San Lorenzo de El Escorial

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  • Cuisine: Spanish

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