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On your way to Puerta del Sol

We walked through this Plaza on way to Puerto Del Sol and stopped at a corner restaurant with a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BillMcAdam
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Michigan
Average square

Plaza del Carmen is a mixed square near Gran Via with no real outstanding features. New and old... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Nomadman411978
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London, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“On your way to Puerta del Sol”
1 Dec 2017
“Average square”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked through this Plaza on way to Puerto Del Sol and stopped at a corner restaurant with a large outside seating area. Wish the receipt showed the restaurant's name but it was at 1610 plaza del carmen. We had a marvelous mushroom pizza without...More

Thank BillMcAdam
Reviewed 21 April 2018

This is basically an empty space between some buildings with absolutely no touristic attraction. Its mainly used by locals to just sit around or walk their dogs.

Thank Moe420
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Plaza del Carmen is a mixed square near Gran Via with no real outstanding features. New and old buildings and the odd cafe but no reason to visit this square.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 13 October 2015

This seemed like a place where many locals went. They were there walking their dogs, or having coffee. There's even a movie theater there.

Thank deb c
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Right in the middle of Madrid - and Spain, in fact. A charming plaza with a lot of folklore going on. Musiciens, dansers, artists and beggars. Close to several good shopping streets. The landmark of Madrid is here. The bear with the strawberry-tree. Charming.

Thank Susanne H
Reviewed 12 January 2014

The Plaza del Carmen is a very busy plaza because it is between the Gran Via and the Puerta del Sol, so there are always many people who pass this plaza. However there is little that will interest the tourist at this plaza.

Thank BennyMalaga
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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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