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Cafe Milano

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Huertas
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Plaza Matute, Madrid, Spain
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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Tue - Wed 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lady tried to rip us off for being tourists. Apperently they tried the same with the table next to us. If you do go...ASK FOR YOUR TICKET!

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Thank diegorodriguez19832
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was right outside our AirBnB and easy for us to get to. It was slightly overpriced, but had really good food. We loved the tomatoes and patatas bravas, as well as the cheese plate. The service was also good. I would come here again if we were staying in the local area.

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Thank Ellie S
Phoenix, Arizona
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

Should have read the reviews before going there. Have travelled in Spain more than 6 months in the last 3 years and this may be the worst value I've encountered. The place is extremely expensive for what you receive. A plate of simple pasta was €10 and based on prices and food quality elsewhere it should have cost €5 at... More 

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Thank John M
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Very high price.. just avoid it, the price of everything is really high and quality is not very good, you can get better and cheaper

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Thank Marcello D
Blackpool
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2015

This was our 'local' bar during our stay. The drinks WERE expensive but we were really well looked after by the 2 ladies who ran the place . You run the risk of being knocked off your chair by one or the many buses or cars which negotiate the very tight corner into the street but after a while you... More 

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Thank BelleBlackpoolBelle
Madrid, Spain
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72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015

Very pricey. 4,50 for a medium beer or a "tinto de verano". 20 eur for a plate of ham. A simple tapas spread for 3 came to 100 euros. I live in Madrid and won't be going back to this place.

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Wexford, Ireland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015

Town was busy and this was the only bar we found a free table outside. We ordered wine, beer and soft drinks. The price was higher than most other places. Move on.

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Thank alzybaby
New York City, New York
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72 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were looking for a place to eat on our last night in Madrid and saw that this place was packed with people so thought it would be a great option. It wasn't until after we sat down and ordered drinks that we realized it was more of a bar than a tapas place. The waiter ensured us that they... More 

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Thank kristenb731
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116 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2015

Dropped by for a beer as it was hot and we were there - wish we'd read some reviews. Poor service and high prices, and looks like they don't care. Perhaps we ought to have checked prices first, or checked after, but its not in a place you'd expect to be expensive (€4.50 for a medium beer) and you seem... More 

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Thank tilper-7
Monchengladbach, Germany
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153 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

I've been in this place and we decided to have a beer to celebrate our freshly started Madrid trip!! The place is overpriced, the posturing in good and the waitress looks like not into her job. I suggest to move along the Huertas in both directions (paseo del Prado and Plaza deal Angel) to find much better solutions.

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Thank Aldobru85

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:30 am
Friday
10:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Matute, Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Huertas
  • Neighborhood: Huertas

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

Staying in Huertas

Neighborhood Profile
Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighborhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighborhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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