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“Unusual food” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Club Allard

El Club Allard
Calle de Ferraz, 2, 28008 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 59 09 39
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Ranked #1 of 6,815 Restaurants in Madrid
Cuisines: Contemporary, Eclectic, Fusion
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Kent
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Unusual food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

veru posh.
Hard to find the place as its not signed posted. its on the corner of a building , then up the stairs.
So much food with 12 courses. i was stuffed!!
Great services, couldn't ask for better.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Quite pricy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

I liked some of the dishes others were poorly combined. Tastes that didn't go together. The display was excellent. Loved the Edible name card! Service was excellent!

Visited October 2012
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“One of the best restaurants I`ve been to.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

I´ve been to some of the best restaurants in the world (pierre gagnaire, Alinea, Charlie Trotter´s Kitchen Table, Per Se, etc.), and I know what I´m talking about. The flavors of El Club Allard beat those of Alinea and were as impressive as those of Per Se. Truly an amazing meal. The sukiyaki, the hare and foie, and the lamb courses were three of the best things I´ve ever had. Wow. Service a little stiff, but that was not important. For only 150 euros, this is a steal.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vancouver, Canada
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10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“An unforgettable experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012 via mobile

My wife and I are 'foodies' that have travelled extensively throughout Europe and North America, and as we were finishing with an apperitif, we were debating whether this was the best restaurant we've ever been to. Each dish was executed flawlessly, and brought both creativity and wonderful flavours at the same time. The Sommelier paired each dish with a local Spanish wine, which were fantastic. And the staff were wonderful - attentive, but not annoying. Finally, we really enjoyed the Chef's personal touch in greeting each table at the beginning of the evening, as well as at the end to check that everything was perfect.

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Paris
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Exceptional”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

The service, presentation, and wonderful choices presented by Diego that appeals to the pallet and the senses is worth the visit. Not inexpensive by Madrid standards but worth the sensual dining experience.

Visited December 2012
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