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“Relatively Good”

Restaurante Marisqueria Tres Encinas
Price range: $0 - $65
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Centro
Description: Located in the heart of Madrid and close to most emblematic places of the city such as the famous Gran Via, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Plaza España, Plaza Cibeles, the Teatro Real, Palacio Real, Puerta de Alcalá, Sabatini gardens and El Retiro Park. Tres Encinas Seafood Restaurant is one of the top attractive places in the most popular and well-known neighbourhood of Madrid. The restaurant is specialized in daily fish and seafood. Furthermore, the restaurant offers the best quality meat as well as a variety wine list in order to taste our delicious offer. The restaurant also has an extended bar in which customers are able to taste our gastronomic dishes and enjoy our multimedia room- a space to celebrate business meetings from a unique perspective. Restaurante Marísquería Tres Encinas is a well-known seafood restaurant which has been offered good quality and excellent service in Madrid since 1967. It is basically a unique seafood restaurant with a capacity of 226 customers and it usually receives selective regular clients, such as famous businessmen and executive people from the surroundings.The restaurant deals with an ideal place where a great variety of meetings are taken place in a great atmosphere with a particular style carried out by the prestigious designers, turning the restaurant in a place with a high level gastronomy experience and comfort for the customers. Moreover, the Multimedia Room consists of modern and current technology equipment for business meetings and conferences.Open daily from 13:00h to 24:00hSpecialized in daily fish and seafood.Also offers the best quality meat, paellas as well as a variety of wine.Has an extended bar in which customers are able to taste our tapas and gastronomic dishes.Available companies & Group Menus •Children Menu•Celiac MenuWell-equiped multimedia roomTerraceEasy access to public transportation Bus, Metro: Callao, Sto. Domingo2 hours free parking in Las Descalzas, el Carmen y Tudescos.
Toorak, Australia
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78 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Relatively Good”
Reviewed May 4, 2014

Two of us dined, a, fresh appetiser served gratis like a tapa and the bread was accepted so that we could sop up the delicious soup marinara as an entree. A half bottle of Merluza de Pincho at 24.50 Euros was great with both the main courses, Pimentos Piquillo nicely presented, and Hake simply grilled. The vegetables could use a makeover as they lacked freshness, texture and taste, but seem to be a standard offering in most of the restaurants we have visited in our month in Spain, both bodegas and higher quality venues. We had bottled water and shared two desserts. The Crema Catalana came as a huge portion and tasted great but seemed to have curdled or separated in some way so the texture on that night was not great. The Crepes were filled with a chocolate mixture and slightly crispy, a little like an Italian Cannoli, not sure if this was intentional or not. The bill came to 109.00 Euros in total for two and not as horrendous a price as some have said. Located on the first floor (they also have some tables at street level) just off Placa del Calleao the room was quite elegant in a modern conservative style. The wait staff were attentive, one heard singing to the back ground music, told off, but amusing just the same. Overall a good experience.

  • Visited May 2014
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Santiago
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124 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Nothing Special, And Pricey”
Reviewed April 21, 2014

Las Tres Encinas is an inferior tourist trap just off the Gran Via in central Madrid. Their shellfish selection is good, and their fish dishes are ok, but the shellfish is all priced by weight, and they encourage you to order expensive dishes. Furthermore, the service is dispirited - you get the impression that they want you to finish quickly so they can clean up and go home.
There are good options in this sector of Madrid. I recommend avoiding this one.

  • Visited April 2014
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75 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Excellent Food”
Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

Had a meal here late one evening maître d was very helpful recommend local beer which is always nice to have. Food was well presented I had baked sea bass while my wife had peppers stuffed with seafood
Well worth a visit while in Madrid looks expensive on the menu but is in fact good value for money

Visited March 2014
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Thank Jim C
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Walldorf, Germany
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495 reviews
482 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
“Not worth it”
Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

Service was mixed, the atmosphere cool (restaurant was empty) and the seafood's quality did not at all correspond to the price! 470€ for 4 persons.
Avoid, it is really a tourist trap.

Visited February 2014
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Thank dkbe
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Sao Paulo, SP
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82 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Very good service...”
Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

Located in the heart of Madri, this restaurant is very pleasant, service is great, the dish I ordered was ok. Recommended

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