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Alfredo's Barbacoa

Calle Lagasca 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 76 62 71
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“baked potato” (3 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Fast Food, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Calle Lagasca 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When opened more than 30 years ago, Alfredo's Barbacoa was one of the most famous places in Madrid for American food. Now, the premises have not been cleaned, painted or refurbished since they opened. Space is super small and old, and the music is too...More

Thank SoySarette
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Despite of the arrival of new brands, genuine lasts forever! After 35 years going there from time to time, still want to come back!

Thank Antonio G
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

The food was pretty good beside their medium rare on the burgers were too bloody but eatable but one should ask for well done and will get the medium rare. I like the vibe it was inviting and the service was ok. I will go...More

Thank Maryacine B
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Always busy, reservations are taken, but only in the order you arrive, which means if you are not early you’ll have to wait. Burger was ok, Cesar salad horrible.

Thank es-travler
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Very tasty burgers. I'd recommend the small burger size and pay for the baked potato, it is worth it! The place is decorated to make you feel like you're in Texas. The staff is friendly although the place can get very crowded so avoid peak...More

Thank martimarti93
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

This place is nice, good meat, fries are good too, prices are good as well, service kind snd efficient.

Thank javier m
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

If you are a meat lover, you will love this place! Not very fancy decorated or pretentios but good food!

Thank Cristina-Elena A
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

I used to rate this place higher. I have been coming here for 15 years. There are obvious changes that change my opinion. Meat was ok. I used to have a better experience. Now only large plates get col slaw. The fries are worse quality....More

Thank loucin
Reviewed November 10, 2016

We ended up here because it was raining and we didn't want to walk far from our hotel. It's cheap, and you get what you pay for. We weren't disappointed as we didn't expect much, but I wouldn't recommend the ribs as the portion size...More

Thank KRFarrar
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here with friends on our last night in Madrid. Our first choice, New York Burger, was closed so this restaurant was recommended by our hotel. It was not really what we expected - three of us ordered hamburgers cooked medium but we...More

Thank MissMoorea
Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighborhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $29
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Lagasca 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Barrio de Salamanca
  • Neighborhood: Barrio de Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 915 76 62 71
Alfredo’s Barbacoa has been serving burgers since 1981. With its original ambience, Alfredo’s already has three restaurants in the center of Madrid. Burgers, BBQ Chicken, ribs and T-bone steak are some of the all American style bites you can taste in this authentic Texan place. With the best quality meat, homemade barbecue sauce and delightful homemade pies and cakes.
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