We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
Brew Pub, Fast Food, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Reviews (1,762)
Filter reviews
206 results
Traveler rating
142
51
11
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
142
51
11
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews calamares calamari sandwich bocadillos sandwiches bread fries potatoes tortillas plaza mayor love calamari squeeze of lemon other things on the menu cheap lunch cold beer cheap eats fast service take away
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

5 stars considering the 3 euro price for the calamari bocadillo. The bread could be better, it was a little too soft and hard to bite,but the calamaris were delicious, asking for a lemon to add more flavor is an absolute must. The only letdown...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed March 12, 2020 via mobile

Thank you James Blick for pointing this little gem out just off plaza mayor. Calamari sandwich was amazing!

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed February 15, 2020 via mobile

Don’t understand the hype about this. There’s no sauce in the sandwich, it’s so dry. I only ate the calamari in the end and threw away the bread. Thankfully the calamari were fresh, but they were quite salty and oily. Save your stomach for something...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed February 14, 2020

We ate at La Campana during the busiest hours of the day, the line was fast and lasted about 10 minutes. Even though the place was full, we asked a waiter to help us find a table and not even after two minutes we were...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed January 26, 2020 via mobile

We searched we asked and we found it. La Campana serves the best bocadillos in Madrid and the endless queues of locals prove it. Crispy and tasty fried calamari meets the classic chorizo taste of Spain. Totally value for money (3 euros per bocadillo) generously...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed January 5, 2020

Guide books and online reviews tout this little place as having the best calamari sandwiches, so we hunted it down one afternoon when we were in Madrid. It is a small, rough looking place, notable for all the people going and coming with carry-out. Minimal...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed December 23, 2019

I made a stop at Bar La Campana because of all the positive reviews I found on TripAdvisor. But, when I received my sandwich and took a bite, all I thought was, "Is that it?" The sandwich was huge (great bang for your buck) and...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed December 6, 2019 via mobile

The best Bocadillos de Calamares in Madrid, busy place but with a friendly staff and amazing food and good price!!!!

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed November 28, 2019

We went to this place because we saw it on the food tour on youtube. The friend calamari sandwich was amazing. The place is small like all the ones you find in Spain, but you wait until a table to ready. The service was fast...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed November 24, 2019

Great little bar tucked away in a side street. Amazing street food, bocadillos de calamares, tortilla ,beicon and much more. Perfect spot for a quick lunch . Highly recommended

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Pestana Plaza Mayor Madrid
278 reviews
.02 miles away
Hostal INTER Plaza Mayor
276 reviews
.05 miles away
Hostal la Perla Asturiana
302 reviews
.06 miles away
B&B Hotel Madrid Centro Plaza Mayor
823 reviews
.06 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Metro Bistro - Plaza Mayor
1,644 reviews
.01 miles away
La Ideal
577 reviews
.01 miles away
Takos Al Pastor
75 reviews
.01 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Plaza Mayor
26,465 reviews
.05 miles away
Felipe III Statue
130 reviews
.02 miles away
Palacio de Santa Cruz
42 reviews
.03 miles away
Mercado de Monedas y Sellos
37 reviews
.05 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Allison C
July 7, 2016|
Answer
Response from JesusCGCG | Reviewed this property |
Sure..there is a wide range of options...potatpes,sausages, black pudding, and quids sandwhiches.
1
Vote
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing