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EL MAR AL NATURAL
Spanish Raw Bar
Ostras al natural con salsa Espinaler
Oysters on the half shell served with Espinaler sauce. Ask your server for daily selection. Half Dozen - $18 | Dozen - $36
Mejillones al azafrán
Mussels in a saffron escabeche sauce
12
Vieira con pipirrana
Sea scallop with cucumbers, green pepper, and tomatoes
19
Gambas al estilo de elBulli 1996
Shrimp elBulli, 1996
21
Hueves de mujol
Cured gray mullet roe, olive oil, Marcona almonds
16
Atún rojo Balfegó
Bluefin tuna from Tarragona, served with a piparra emulsion
18
LAS TAPAS DEL MAR
Seafood Tapas
Bienmesabe Canario con mojo rojo
Fried fish marinated in Canary Islands spices
19
Gambas al ajillo
The very, very famous tapa of shrimp sautéed with garlic
20
Pulpo a la gallega
Boiled octopus with potatoes, pimentón, and olive oil
22
Calamarcitos a la plancha con sobrasada y patatas panadera
Baby squid stuffed with sobrasada and potatoes
32
Anchoas de Santoña
Cured anchovies from Santoña served with toasted bread brushed with fresh tomato
22
LA HUERTA DEL MAR
Vegetables
Ensalada de endivias
Endive salad, lemon, Los Cameros cheese, blueberries
10
Espárragos con mahonesa y pomelo
White asparagus with mayo and grapefruit
19
Ensalada de tomates, algas y ajonjolí
Tomato salad, seaweed and sesame seeds
16
CARNES
The Land
Puntas de solomillo con pimientos del piquillo
Tips of tenderloin with piquillo peppers
28
Albóndigas con sepia y gamba roja
Meatballs with cuttlefish and red Mediterranean shrimp stew
24
PARA ACABAR
To finish with...
ARROCES Y FIDEOS (SERVES MIN. OF 2 PEOPLE)
Arroz Negro cremoso con calamares
Creamy squid ink rice with fresh squid and alioli
40
Arroz de bogavante Quim Marrques
Lobster soupy rice Quim Marques
70
Rossejat
Traditional 'paella' of toasted pasta with red prawns
21
Fideos a la cassola
Pasta noodles stew, Ibérico pork ribs, mussels, alioli
45
LOS PESCADOS
El suquet d'en Rafa's
Fisherman's fish stew, potatoes, and shrimp
21
Pescado a la sal con romesco (serves 2)
Salt-crusted whole fish, romesco sauce, and mayonnaise
58
Pescado a la plancha con patatas panadera
Seared fish filet over a bed of baked potatoes
23
CHEF'S TASTING MENU
Available every day from 4pm until 45 minutes before closing. Chef crafted menu of the best of our daily selection.
Mar Experience
Per Person65
José's Experience
Per Person85
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited mercado little Spain and had dinner at Leña. Truth be told the food was excellent. The jamon, the pan de cristal and the secret iberico were impeccable. But the prices are way too high for what it offers. This is not a high...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank alkimadrid
Reviewed 4 days ago

We order a tortilla and pulpo a la gallega. The tortilla good size and delicious good for 2 people. El pulpo (octopus) was cold and just a few pices the full plate was 75% potatoes with e.v.o.o. and 25% of pulpo, very disappointed. The plate...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank aluxnahual
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure you go here when visiting NYC. Not wowed by the Hudson Yards project but definitely wowed by this. Multiple small kiosks downstairs with different types of Spanish food. Buzzy, delicious, good service and a happy atmosphere that is genuine. Hooray for Jose Andres!...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Odyssey782120
Navigate36561739551, Public Relations Manager at Mercado Little Spain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hola! Thank you for your visit, we truly appreciate great reviews like yours. We are glad you enjoyed the atmosphere of the Mercado and the food. We are happy that you were pleased with the service and that you enjoyed the Liquid Olives. Nos vemos...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent about an hour sightseeing at Little Spain...We did not eat there since we already had lunch. Whether viewing signs explaining where different types of food of Spain come from, looking at paella or Pulpo Galega being prepared, photographing thousand dollar Serrano hams, and...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Navigate36561739551, Public Relations Manager at Mercado Little Spain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hola Barry! Thank you for your visit, we are glad we were able to provide you with a great experience. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed the atmosphere of the Mercado. Hopefully during your next visit you are able to try some of our many...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love visiting this place. I also recommended it to all my friends. The tapas are amazing and I it’s complemented with their great service, specially the waiter Rafa , makes me feel like If I am I. Spain instead of NYC!!More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank savinonk
Navigate36561739551, Public Relations Manager at Mercado Little Spain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hola! Thank you for your visit, we are glad we were able to provide you with a great experience. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed the service and the tapas. We are also glad to hear that you felt like you were in Spain. Nos...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a nice place to visit after the VASSEL and to have a quick brunch or lunch of Spanish food very recommended.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank meirpollak
Navigate36561739551, Public Relations Manager at Mercado Little Spain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hola! Thank you for your visit, we are glad we were able to provide you with a great experience. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed the Mercado after your visit to the Vessel. Nos vemos pronto! (See you soon!)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a hard out at 7pm. That gave us an hour and thirty minutes. At 5:30. Wasn’t enough time for this mess of a restaurant. Did the tasting menu and was assured we would have plenty of time. The first half of the meal was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 804adamm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was average, we had charcuterie, the selection. Good but not great. Sangria was a joke: tasted fine but in the glass the most part was ice. Churros were good but the chocolate that came with those was horrible. Service was nice. I will...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank EleUdinTrip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere and ample choices of food options but we found our lunch lacking: the paella and cocas were mediocre at best. With all the great food options in Manhattan I doubt we’d return to Mercado Little Spain.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Edward_R
Navigate36561739551, Public Relations Manager at Mercado Little Spain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hola Edward! Thank you for visit, we are glad you enjoyed the atmosphere. We'd love the chance to hear more from you so we can take actionable steps to improve. Would you please email us so we may follow up with you? Our email is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hectic, immense space , yet , a delightful experience from the drinks ordered to the collection of appetizers/ tapas that made our meal. The drinks in large glasses( we had Mediterranean gin & tonic)....were good but full of ice . The appetizers were divine, I...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank MiamiMinime
Navigate36561739551, Public Relations Manager at Mercado Little Spain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola! Thank you for your visit, we are glad we were able to provide you with a great experience. We’re happy to hear you enjoyed the tapas and drinks, specifically, the Liquid Olives, Tortilla de Patatas, Mussels, and Octopus. Nos vemos pronto! (See you soon!)

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