As the capital of a country with one of the most highly-rated cuisines in the world, Madrid is definitely a great destination for food. But whether you’re in the mood for Spanish food, a regional Spanish cuisine like Galician or Basque, or even international favorites like sushi or Mexican, you’ll find it here. Madrid has lots of places that can’t wait to dazzle your palate. (Do you know how to say “Yum!” in Spanish?)
It’s not all about the food, however, as good atmosphere is key to a restaurant’s success. Luckily, restaurants in Madrid know how to please a crowd with just the right mix of form and function at everything from swanky restaurants built for luxe experiences and special occasions to comfortable, casual restaurants that serve great meals you’ll want to enjoy again and again.
When in Madrid, do as the locals do: relax, have a glass of wine and savor your meal. Madrid restaurants will never rush you, as life here and its experiences are just to be enjoyed. ¡Salud!