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La Berenjena

Calle Marques de Toca 7, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 67 52 97
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“caprese salad” (15 reviews)
“berenjenas” (12 reviews)
“razor clams” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Marques de Toca 7, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our first time to La Berenjena and I must admit it was better than expected: amazing food, very friendly people and a wonderful atmosphere. Must have: their very special Caprese salad and the tricky "stones". Do not miss La Berenjena if you go...More

Thank cristina p
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

This is my 3rd time to La berenjena in 4 years, and they didn’t disappoint. It is very difficult to maintain standards for such a long time, and they have managed to do it. The food, the service, the atmosphere are just amazing. If you...More

Thank cinta r
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Constant Companion and I read about La Berenjena on Tripadvisor two years ago, but did not make it there during that holiday. Last year we went there but the kitchen was closing for the afternoon so we just had drinks. Fortunately, our attempt this year...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Really good tapas. Super fresh ! And waitresses are just super friendly, very honest and give great advices. Must have : the "berenjenas con salsa de miso" ! Thanks.

Thank mp477
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

food was ok but two a salad and some chicken should not cost almost 30eur, especially when the dishes are as small as they are in this place

Thank Janja F
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

We saw photos on tripadvisor and we wanted to have a taste of what looked like delicious food. When we arrived we thought we were wrong because the place looks more like a simple tavern, but as it turned out, the food was delicious. Don't...More

Thank pjlaleman
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Wonderful quirky atmosphere, cosy from the decor to the unusual foods, highlight had to be the baby crabs. A bit small so book in advance!

Thank SimoneT1138
Reviewed January 7, 2018

This is where the locals go for their Tapas! It was recommended to us by a local resident of Madrid. It goes without saying that their food was amazing and reasonably priced. I specifically recommend the Caprese Salad and some sort of tiny, fried crabs...More

1  Thank Carla E
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed beautifully prepared shitake mushroom 'risotto' and razor clams. Lovely laid back place with top music playing in the background!

2  Thank Tom M
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Not going to waste words - friendly staff and really helpful. Food astonishing - soft shell crabs to die for as were black pudding brie and onion samosas. We ate more and all was equally fabulous. Such a wide range of food influences. To be...More

2  Thank karlynstu
Walking into this neighborhood is like entering a
different country ... except it's hard to tell which
one it is. One side of Calle Lavapiés is lined with
Indian restaurants, the other with kebab shops. Men in
traditional African clothing convene outside their
businesses for long chats, and people shout to each
other across plazas and streets. Interspersed among
ethnic specialty shops are independent theaters and
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October 3, 2015|
Response from rbkmd22 | Property representative |
T-W:20H-1 T:14h-17h and 20-2 F:14h-2:30 S:13:30h-2:30 S:13:30h-12 The Cook close at 16:15 in the morning open again at 20 o'clock And closed at 23:15 We have opción free gluten
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:30 AM
1:30 PM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Marques de Toca 7, 28012 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Lavapies
  • Neighborhood: Lavapies
  • Phone Number: +34 914 67 52 97
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