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High quality culinary adventures abound in this wholesale food market, now one of the most important in Europe. Besides eating on-site, you can buy wrapped and canned food, as well as bottles of wine.
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“paella”(308 reviews)
“plaza mayor”(385 reviews)
Plaza San Miguel, 28005 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

The market is extremely pretty and lively, the food is incredible, whilst still reasonably cheap, and the choice is very vast. (There are vegan options)

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank chiara584
Reviewed 2 days ago

Mercado San Miguel is the place to go to if you are a foodie! We have been here a few times over the years every time we have visited Spain. It is an early 20th century building with numerous food stalls inside. There is food...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To the girl at the fresh fruit section/stand in the San Miguel Market, if you’re going to blow your nose in front of everyone wash your hands and change your gloves!!! I watched you use the same gloved hand you just blew your nose with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank kimmyspaldi
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nothing much except a heavy group of crowd. Not much to offer from the stalls and cafes. Too crowded and not comfortable.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank derrick7973
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visiting Madrid without eating some jamon iberico at San Miguel market is a real outrage! Funny, awesome, supergood food, burratas y jamon, and at last good beer!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank antonio_cavalli62
Reviewed 4 days ago

I can't say enough about this amazing place. We stood there with our mouths open to the fantastic looking choices of things to try. Most important!!!! Try the Vermouth!!! We tried the "dry". It's like nothing we can get in the US. The Vermouth is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Townie-TRIP
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

the place is packed with variety of pood. tried the paella and several tapas. supperb if with wine. lots of people too

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jpnpatricio
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So nice old market which has different type of food and deserts, seafood is delicious, desert also is so nice. Highly recommended

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ahmedabdelaal
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you plan to visit Madrid, you probably already know about San Miguel market. Located in the hear of historical city, the market offers you perfect wines, foods, fishes, bites and snacks, etc. Its a charming building with small stores selling wide ranges of fishes,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mo b
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Worth a visit because if the landmark and fun environment! They have very delicious buratas and great tinto de verano however don’t go in the evening as there will be too many tourists !

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MonikaMili
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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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May 31, 2019|
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Response from Markus S | Reviewed this property |
The market is in the city center (just beside of plaza mayor)
April 7, 2019|
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Response from mercadodesanmiguel | Property representative |
Hello you can see all information in our website, but I include the hours also. Lunes – Jueves y Domingo (Monday – Thursday and Sunday) 10:00 – 24:00 V-S y vísperas de festivos: 10:00 – 1:00 (Friday – Saturday and holiday... More
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March 2, 2019|
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Response from causeiwannaknow | Reviewed this property |
Leave it on the table. There are people constantly cleaning up.