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“Unusual food” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of El Club Allard

El Club Allard
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Ranked #22 of 9,679 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: European, Spanish, International, Contemporary, Fusion
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Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Arguelles
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Unusual food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2013

veru posh.
Hard to find the place as its not signed posted. its on the corner of a building , then up the stairs.
So much food with 12 courses. i was stuffed!!
Great services, couldn't ask for better.

  • Visited September 2012
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2 Thank Raegan C
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Quite pricy”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2013

I liked some of the dishes others were poorly combined. Tastes that didn't go together. The display was excellent. Loved the Edible name card! Service was excellent!

Visited October 2012
3 Thank RRSamper
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Toronto, Canada
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79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“An unforgettable experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2012 via mobile

My wife and I are 'foodies' that have travelled extensively throughout Europe and North America, and as we were finishing with an apperitif, we were debating whether this was the best restaurant we've ever been to. Each dish was executed flawlessly, and brought both creativity and wonderful flavours at the same time. The Sommelier paired each dish with a local Spanish wine, which were fantastic. And the staff were wonderful - attentive, but not annoying. Finally, we really enjoyed the Chef's personal touch in greeting each table at the beginning of the evening, as well as at the end to check that everything was perfect.

Thank Paul-T-Canada
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2012

The service, presentation, and wonderful choices presented by Diego that appeals to the pallet and the senses is worth the visit. Not inexpensive by Madrid standards but worth the sensual dining experience.

Visited December 2012
Thank Marty G
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Singapore, Singapore
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Best culinary experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2012 via mobile

We headed down on our first day to make a reservation the next day but it was full, however the manager placed us on waiting list and we got our table the next day for dinner. Do remember to make a reservation at least 2 weeks before.

The head chef came out to welcome us and introduced us to three different menus and also asked about our food preferences or allergies. We choose the revolution menu which had 3 appetizers, 4 starters, 1 fish, 1 meat, a dessert appertif and then 2 desserts followed by tea or coffee to finish off. Each of the dishes thar was served was an art by itself. We were constantly amazed by how humble foos ingredients look but was intepreted and served in a unique way of its own. Even the desserts of both the fish bowl and poached egg were amazingly created. Definitely worth the visit for a 2 star Michelin restaurant. We ordered two glasses of wine and the total bill racked up to 260 euros for the two of us. A must visit restaurant the next time you are in Madrid!!

1 Thank Kenneth L
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