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El Pimiento Verde

Calle Castello, 18, 28001 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 76 41 35
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“monkfish” (3 reviews)
“rice dishes” (2 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Castello, 18, 28001 Madrid, Spain
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11 - 20 of 57 reviews

Reviewed March 28, 2016

The best artichoke flowers in one of the best Vascan Cuisine Restaurants in Madrid. Also great place for fish. But the artichoke flowers are awesome.

Thank lmrp73
Reviewed March 20, 2016

Bright and breezy with checked tablecloths and a bustling atmosphere. We had artichokes to share and sausages to share and it was an amazing combination. Can't remember the rest, apart from it was a delicious.

Thank Mel H
Reviewed March 8, 2016

El Pimiento Verde remains our go to restaurant in central Madrid. They've moved to a new location a couple of blocks away on Calle de Castello, but nothing has changed but the digs. Outstanding food and service. Very popular (make reservations if you want to...More

Thank TangoTim
Reviewed February 25, 2016

Last year the Lagasca branch of Pimiento Verde moved to Castello, 18. Some of the staff, Monica and Jesus and a few others, transferred to this location. They are still attentive and smiling and give diners a friendly welcome. I visited again early this month...More

Thank JudyBoz
Reviewed February 7, 2016

This time they told us you need a reservation (on a Sunday). Their solomillo was yummy but the veggie stew required reheating... apparently their oven only heats the center of the food on the plate.... be careful, stew does not mean a soupy thing, but...More

Thank Francesca S
Reviewed January 19, 2016

Pretty much in the centre of the city and close to Plaza Mayor, this is a cosy, but not too small, restaurant with quality dishes. Medium prices bur worth it for the relaxed atmosphere and good service. Really delicious croquettes and fish stew, great value...More

Thank Dudley M
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Good service, friendly, & attentive. Country decor, bench. All female staff, a little high in price, but a good experience. Food friendly for children as well as adults. Easy in easy out.

Thank 1Racer
Reviewed October 16, 2015

A great local find near Plaza Mayor and next to the Marcado de San Miguel. The food was so good and the service was so outstanding my colleagues and I ate at El Pimiento Verde two nights in a row. We were the only foreigners...More

Thank EaglesFan11
Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

If you go there you have to try the fried artichokes for appetizers. These were The best fried artichokes we ate in Madri. After we tried on Other places but Not comparable to the ones served here! Sollomillo is also very tasty! One of the...More

Thank Maria Pia F
Reviewed September 18, 2015

The quality of food and beverage are not as high as for the prices charged. Otherwise nice place to go with friends.

Thank Ivan C
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
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Castello, 18, 28001 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Barrio de Salamanca
  • Neighborhood: Barrio de Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 915 76 41 35
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