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Croche Cafetin

Plaza San Lorenzo 6, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
+34 918 90 52 82
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
“tapas” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Pub
$$ - $$$
Plaza San Lorenzo 6, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed April 19, 2017

We were here for dinner and it was good. The service was friendly and quick. The food was typical and tasty.

Thank MMVoss
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Elegant romantic cafe .. but sorry its far too expensive .More than 40e uros for two drinks each.. The será ice is correct but far from friendly

Thank julia p
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Very nice space, apparently with some good arts events at various times (poetry, music). Nice interior and good "para picar". And, I must add, a good espresso pull.

Thank S Brent P
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Three of us went for lunch. They don't have a menu de dia so bit more expensive for lunch than usual. Stated with olives and nibbles; then Russian salad, meat balls and pistol and egg shared between us; followed by goats cheese and sweet tomato...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed April 19, 2016

I work in the area frequently and always go to this Bar for at least 2 off the nights when I am there. It is cross between a bar and a restaurant. You can have very good tapas or order from a full menu. If...More

Thank iansobrave
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

OK nice décor if art déco is your thing. Shoking prices for nothing special. Walk a bit further! Not child friendly. Hot chocolate and desert 10 euros per person.

Thank basnong
Reviewed February 20, 2016

I have been to this restaurant / bar several time s before we go on somewhere else. It is a lovely friendly bar with both good food ( only tried the tapas) and service. I will go one night and try the main menu

Thank fat_wardy
Reviewed February 4, 2016

We went there after lunch to have a coffee. Everything looks delicious. We tried some cakes, ice cream and coffee, they were all excellent with the quality. The place looks very elegant. It can be a little bit too dark sometimes as the atmosphere is...More

Thank Altug71
Reviewed October 17, 2015

I have never met waiters more rude than the ones at Croche. Not at all helpful, condescending (as if they were the kings of Spain - actually one of our waiters would have been the king of Morocco - but I'm sure the most Diva...More

Thank Notto B
Reviewed October 6, 2015

After very good but expensive dinners in restaurants in the surrounding, this was the place where we really enjoyed an excellent simple dinner of 'tapas' that one could share without embarrassment, accompanied by great wines as good as served in the earlier referred to eating...More

Thank Humphrey B
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Lorenzo 6, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Phone Number: +34 918 90 52 82
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