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Cafe de Oriente

Plaza Oriente 2, 28013 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 41 39 74
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Plaza Oriente 2, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to experience the traditional opulence of this old place. Friendly service , good coffee & lovely choice of cakes in old style surroundings. A great place for a pit stop away from the sightseeing

Thank lovetheunexpected
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on our last night in Madrid we booked a table downstairs beautiful room. Waiters did not want to know we poured our own wine the food was cold when it came and two of the meals took 15 minutes longer than the other...More

Thank 553PaulB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were referred to this restaurant by a local contact. It was the best meal we had while in Madrid We had the opportunity to eat in the cellar. My wife and I had the fixed menu and really enjoyed everything about it. Our kids...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location, bad service and uncomfortable seats and tables. There are thousands of better places in Madrid.

Thank Pato A
GrupoLezama, Departamento de Comunicación at Cafe de Oriente, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Pato A. We are sorry you didn´t like your visit. We do appreciate your comments and we will work harder to improve. Best Regards and Happy New Year!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A splurge, but definitely worth the experience! Enjoy enriching views of the Royal Palace, Gardens & Placa from this exquisite Cafe. Feel like a Royal as you contemplate your surroundings, while you partake in a refreshment or delicious meal. Upscale and worth the experience; this...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here every day whilst staying at the Hostal Central Palace. Service was excellent , staff friendly and breakfast absolutely delicious! Was expecting to pay a lot more than we did....delicious Picatostes and coffee for €2.80!! Beautiful surroundings...would definitely recommend it.

Thank giddigill
GrupoLezama, Departamento de Comunicación at Cafe de Oriente, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thanks a lot giddigill for your recommendation!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

My wife and I had lunch today at Cafe de Oriente. Tomato Tartar and burrata as a starter, "Shattered" eggs over ham and Stuffed Squid over rice with squid ink as main courses. The food was fabulous, the decor very nice, but service was lousy,...More

Thank Jose Gonzalo M
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot, but man for these prices you do expect to get some good service. It took about 15 mins to get 2 glasses of wine and some water. All the other tables were given chips, so we asked for it. When it finally came...More

Thank msluis
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Really nice, Place to Have Breakfast , the best espresso italiano in city of Madrid So Far, lovely envoirment,recommended big Time

Thank Alexander Z
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Located in the Plaza Orient with views of the palace. We had a light breakfast just coffee and pastries not that expensive. We sat inside for breakfast just to take in the décor, it is gorgeous. We stopped off for an evening drink on our...More

Thank Justathought2
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 43 - USD 65
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:30 am
8:30 am - 1:30 am
8:30 am - 1:30 am
8:30 am - 1:30 am
8:30 am - 1:30 am
8:30 am - 2:30 am
8:30 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Oriente 2, 28013 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 915 41 39 74
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