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Amayra

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Alcala,19, 28014 Madrid, Spain
+34915234657
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7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 7:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 12:30 am
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Calgary, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I just had lunch today with my wife. I ordered 2 dishes. The grilled small cuttlefish was very good - 12 Euros. I ordered the seafood Paella rice. The rice was very good but the prawns that they gave me was something that I did not expect. They were really not fresh at all. 6 prawns, everyone one of them... More 

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Thank BillL201606
Somerset
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Food here comes from the Hotel restaurant - you just have to ask for the menu as only the coffee and cakes are obvious.

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Thank Jane E
Malaga, Spain
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3,263 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,941 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

We were two couples who went to have lunch at this restaurant. The restaurant is quite elegant. The menu of the day cost us 22 euros each and we had two plates each. The food was great and the service was very professional and friendly. The restaurant is beside the Hotel Regina.

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Thank BennyMalaga
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I describe this restaurant as being old fashioned with terrible foos. Not worth the trip and the 50% discount when it is booked online. I went there with my family and sister's kids. Nobody enjoyed. I have made available some photos of the so called Sangri-La, Ricy Paela and other orders.

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Thank Walid A
Giffnock, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Went looking for a retaurant particularly with a paella in mind. This restaurant had been recommended but reviews had indicated the the prices were a bit much. Found the restaurant & were delighted to find that mains & desserts were now 50% off. Very nice style to the restaurant but quiet. From the off, the waiter although he spoke little... More 

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Thank GiffnockIain
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117 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Have been there for a business dinner in a large group. Service and quality of the starters and main menu very good. Recommendable.

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Thank Mario S
Sydney, Australia
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77 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We often wanted to eat outside the standard Spanish times and staff here were happy to comply. As we were staying in the hotel (Regina), this was convenient

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Thank CassieGlamorgan
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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254 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

As we come to the end of a fine trip to Europe, we look back on some very good meals. None was better than the one at Amayra. We started with a white fish with caviar followed by a creative appetizer with cured ham with cranberry jam on toast. Just the right combination of sweet and savory. Next was a... More 

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Thank LOMike
Milan, Italy
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Went there with my boyfriend on a 50% discount offered by the fork. Food and service just awesome. Only thing, we were given a menu where paella price seemed just too high (31 euros/person). Maybe a bit too much.

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Milton WV
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130 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Amayra is in the Hotel Regina, where we stayed, and was more than handy. The food was fine, and the bar staff was helpful. Husband was there enough that he knew where the English language menu was, and figured out what he could eat on the menu by the time we left. We enjoyed actually watching the jamon iberico actually... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$85
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alcala,19, 28014 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34915234657

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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 Centro

Neighborhood Profile
Centro
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 desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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