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Restaurante El Principe

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Plaza Hermanos Falco y Alvarez de Toledo 4 | Hostal El Principe, 28042 Madrid, Spain
+34 917 47 79 65
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La Alfoquia, Spain
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a very pleasant couple of hours on Good Friday evening. The restaurant was full as a result of the Easter celebrations. It is set in a lovely small square near Madrid airport. Despite being busy the service was excellent and the waiter very friendly. I had a lovely steak which was really tasty. Would recommend a visit.

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Thank Paul B
Minsk, Belarus
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017

I had several meals in this restraunt: lamb chops, paella, lunch. Always excellent quality food and service. And yet well priced. Two thumbs up!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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449 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed November 23, 2016

It is located in Barajas, Spain very close to the Airport in the main town square. Their paella is excellent but locals come here for the big meat cuts. You can choose your meat size and they will cook it to your liking.

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Edmonton, Canada
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Lovely little eating place - wait staff were very attentive. Food was well prepared and presented. Near Barajas airport a popular restaurant with the locals.

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Thank goodone26
Gloucestershire
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75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2016

We had dinner here on Saturday night, then returned the next day for Sunday lunch. Seafood paella was very good and steak was melt-in-the-mouth. Seafood soup was excellent, full of prawns, clams, langoustine etc. Set price menus are terrific value.

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1 Thank Val D
Upper Beeding, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2015

There are several restaurants around the square in Barajas and El Principe seems always to be the most popular, so do what the locals do ... The speciality of El Principe seems to be its huge steaks. With a chrrasco for two on offer at €25 to include a pitcher of rioja, what else could we do. It was the... More 

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1 Thank Ken S
Pazin, Croatia
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64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed May 26, 2015

The restaurant is in Barajas, in a square with several other options. However, having good dishes with spanish food, good draft beer, great hamburger and a variety of teas, it stands out. The staff doesnt speak English, but are willing to help with the menu.

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2 Thank MarkoPernic
Miami Beach, Florida
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146 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 379 helpful votes
Reviewed July 7, 2013

This restaurant is in the Hostal by the same name, right on the main square in the old town of Barajas, called "Plaza Hermanos Falcó". I had a three course lunch there on Thursday, May 30, 2013 for only 10.50 € (circa $13.65 US) including drinks, which is an excellent value not only in Europe, but also in Miami! The... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 1, 2013

We happened upon the restaurant at dinner as it was close to the hotel. I was so happy we did. The food was top quality and the service was really excellent. Very authentic Spanish cuisine.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2012

This place is a little on the expensive side for drinks. however if you want a nice meal then this is recommended. I would also recommend you try their special hamburger. It is €6 but you get everything on it cheese, egg, salad, bacon, hamburger. chips are round and flat and have to be ordered seperately at €4 but one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Hermanos Falco y Alvarez de Toledo 4 | Hostal El Principe, 28042 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 917 47 79 65

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