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Plaza San Miguel, 28005 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 42 49 36
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We live in Madrid and would never "shop" here. This is a place for tourists. Prices are very (extremely) high. Quality for some items is poor. But---its still a cool atmosphere and fun. Just understand what it is--a tourist place offering a nice atmosphere and...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had razor clams here with champagne - gets busy hard to find place to sit even at 11:30am but lots of options for food. Delicious razor clams!

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice market, food is food but it is a bit pricy. nice to have a walk inside and maybe try a thing or two.

Thank ChasingBackpacks
Reviewed yesterday

Touristy market, I preferred the street right outside the market. Good chocolate and sangria though. Good selection of nuts.

Thank Dustin C
Reviewed yesterday

This is the best food market I have ever been to. It was absolutely rammed when we visited the first time, which was a bit of shock initially, however once we had found an area to stand by one of the tables it was good....More

Thank cmwilliams73
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tapas variety from 1 to 5 Euro or more. Awesome desert stand.  We also had a cheese plate in one of the places, it was very nice plate for 9 Euro.  Tips:  - Keep your receipt from buying food, otherwise you'll need to pay to...More

Thank Scarlett3D
Reviewed yesterday

Wow!!! What a feast for the senses. Described as a market, it was really more like an up-market opportunity to buy tapas and wines with space to sit down and chat while doing so. Very beautifully kept inside, stylish, lots of locals and some tourists....More

Thank EuroCityWeekender
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to just hang out! Foodies dream! Try as much as you can. Always wall to wall people of all nationalities.

Thank causeiwannaknow
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely a must-go, whenever you’re staying in Madrid. From the architecture of the building to the food and drink, this place is amazing. There is a general buzz whatever the time of day and there’s a food ‘option’ for everyone. Local cheeses with paired wines,...More

1  Thank Jasmine E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not really gourmet market but worth to see if you stay more than 2 days in Madrid. Quality of food is not wow and quite fat.

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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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12 June 2018|
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Response from Neil K | Reviewed this property |
10am till Midnight Sunday till Thursday. 10am till 1am Friday & Saturday. This is a really good place to sample great cuisine and nightlife, Mercado Vallehermoso is much more of a locals supermarket, great craft beer bars... More
21 April 2018|
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Response from Richard-de-G | Reviewed this property |
Early as it starts to get busy mid morning ready for lunchtime which is very busy. Great place to get breakfast or brunch. Likewise you can get so. Also enjoy rather nice Sherry and nibbles there later afternoon, after... More
6 April 2018|
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Response from Rosa B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it’s always a good time - but I prefer a bit later to enjoy beer and tapas!