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Alfredo's Barbacoa

Barrio de Salamanca
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Calle Lagasca 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Madrid, Spain
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The decoration and the burgers are all authentic American. Good quality meat and good sized portions in general. However, we were rushed at the end: the waiters were visibly impatient for us to finish our meal so we could leave the table to the many waiting. I was made to feel as though I had to rush my beer (I... More 

Thank madsimpson
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117 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Deserves 5 out of 5 badges. The burger itself was very delicious: the meat was perfect and made like it's suppost to be. The sauces and the bread were also perfect. The fries were very special. One of the best I had. The place was very nice and friendly. The staff also. The prices are reasonable too. And the place... More 

Thank Ndakwar
Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

The physical setting is quite small and a bit run down, which shocked given its centric location in one of the most glamorous areas by Parque del Retiro. Apart from that, the bbq cheese and bacon burger was good and the service was friendly.

Thank de_Lerma
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

I stayed at the Wellington nearby. We came across Alfredo's and stopped in for a Beer one night. Great little bar. We came back a few nights later. We got talking to the owner's daughter, super nice lady. Didn't have the food, but it looked really good. Good spot.

Thank Paul P
Madrid, Spain
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68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

American hamburguers in Madrid, the best place to take american food in Madrid. Do not Think about a better place just go and enjoy and Also very good price.

Thank chipie3007
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Fabulous little find! Lots of atmosphere and one of the best burgers I have had. Will definitely return when in madrid.

Thank Annie5410
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Plenty of single places empty, he wouldn't sit me with no reservation. Doesn't any english for an 'american' burger place. Shambolic and living on its past.

Thank Ali A
Madrid, Spain
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83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Burgers cook a they want, not as the client asks. Very bad french fries. In neral titers are not at al.They are probably badly paid and they do not care. Noisy, crowded, to many tables for the space available. They are convinced that are the best, so they do not improve. Only business andmake money as fast as possible

1 Thank Ahibar
Madrid, Spain
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

After having heard good things about the restaurant in Cuzco I decided to give the one at Lagasca a try. I can't say there was one thing worth it (hopefully this review so I can save a lot of people some disappointment and some money). Level of noise: Hard Rock Cafe. Square metres: the bar opoait to my house is... More 

1 Thank Alicia0982
Granada, Spain
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

After reading good reviews I thought I would try it. (not)welcomed by a serious and moody barman I sat at a table upstairs. Ordered a beer and checked the menu. I ordered the 160g Alfredo burger with cheese, bacon and BBQ sauce and fries. Asked how I wanted the burger cooked, I requested a su punto which should be medium... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $31
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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: 915-766-271

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Barrio de Salamanca

Neighborhood Profile
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 opportunities for shopping or checking out the stylish displays. The locals here are polished and fashionable, the atmosphere is leisurely, and the lush Retiro Park on the southern border is yet another opportunity to enjoy the outdoors. A stroll through Barrio Salamanca is all about admiring the beautiful architecture, window-shopping, and people-watching in this upper-crust corner of Madrid.
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