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El Molinon

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Paseo Florida 17, 28008 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 47 79 36
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Madrid, Spain
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very typical restaurant close to Principe Pio that serves food from Asturias, well known for having big servings. The decoration is very typical of a traditional restaurant. The dishes are big and some of them can be ordered in half portions. We ordered 3 starters to share and one main dish for each and could not finish it off. For... More 

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Virum, Denmark
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Very professional staff. Waiter spoke great English although we did not hear any other guests speaking other than Spanish. Impressive food and a number of small "extras" that did not appear on the bill. Great value for money.

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Thank nielsdk2016
Venice, Italy
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016

For the price, and location, in center of Madrid, the service and food (tapas) were very good. It is typical food from the north of Spain, so, especially for the lovers, it is great. Recommended!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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390 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Because we could not wait until dinertime at 20.00 hrs we had jaon iberico and a sld and bread. Very good food and a very nice service. Most customers are from the neighbourhood.

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Madrid, Spain
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I've been here for many times, it's really a nice place to have drinks and tapas, different from those tourist bars in the center, the waiters are professional, and the food is really good. as I go there often, in the beginning was because of attractive tapas ( and for free when you order a drink!) and then they know... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Things started off OK, waiters seemed pleasant and friendly. Then they start bringing out all these dishes that you didn´t order (seems to be standard treatment to foreigners in many lower class spanish restaurants), most of which looked absolutely disgusting - think frankfurter heated up and chopped into pieces, stale bread and some other non food. We sent it all... More 

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Bristol, Rhode Island
1 review
Reviewed 7 February 2013

El Molinon is some where between a brasserie and a cafeteria and it certainly seems very typical Spanish. The food was good, but not extaordinary however it was very well presented and reasonably priced. The service was good and the staff speak English and were helpful with the menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Florida 17, 28008 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 47 79 36

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?