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La Torre del Oro

) #2,960 of 9,167 Restaurants in Madrid $$ - $$$ , Mediterranean, Spanish
Plaza Major, 26, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 913 66 50 16
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Plaza Major, 26, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came with a friend who is a frequent visitor to Madrid & this bar, who had proclaimed it a must see. The barmen were friendly & provided us with delicious tapas (paella, bread & broth) to accompany our drinks. They were very accommodating & understanding...More

Thank lesacarroll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful structure, a tower built on the bank of the River Guadalquivir. Highly recommend to read about the site before your visit inorder to appreciate the history. Your can go on your own, the tickets are trivial just a few Euros, children age 12 free....More

Thank Ameena S
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We found this bar whilst on a Rick Steve's audio guide walk of Madrid. We followed Rick's advice and just had a drink standing up inside, it's much cheaper, only a few euro for a beer and a wine (although the wine comes in a...More

Thank dmsuk_12
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

After visiting Retiro Park we walked here for lunch. The square was being set up for a concert and guests were waiting for couples to come out of city hall married. We took all this in and more while having lunch here. I had the...More

Thank kpatters
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Recently I was back here for my second visit. Here is a must-see and must-eat place! All is nice. I hope I will visit again in future.

1  Thank OzanKarahan
Reviewed June 19, 2017

In Spain, tapas are free! Or are they??? We ordered 1 beer and 1 mineral water, and got a couple of "free" cups of gazpacho as tapas. However, the our bill cost €8 total, which in Spain is a lot of money for a beer...More

Thank John P
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Located in Plaza Mayor , this little bar doesent look anything unusual from the outside ......but on the inside ...WOW !! Reasonably priced beers , wines and tapas , but the best part is the interior. Every wall is covered with pictures and memoraboilia of...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed June 7, 2017

We've only been here a couple of times over the year for drinks. Wine, beer and brandy OK if expensive, but no coffee??! We find that unless you're eating, places in the Plaza Major generally get a but sniffy. Best to walk through, admire the...More

Thank paddy999
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This place has character and a lot of bull fighting memorabilia .. oh and the food is great.. . . get seafood espec the garlic shrimp .. . .the place is in touristy area but food is great.. .

Thank RonanJordi
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Taking the mickey for 2 small beers and a Fanta lemon 13 euros. They should be struck off from society.

1  Thank paulkA2030PY
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Major, 26, 28012 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 913 66 50 16
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