Food and Drink

  • Madrid is brimming with revamped markets where locals do their weekly shopping and meet friends for a drink and a bite to eat.

    Gourmet Food Markets

Learn about the origin of this deep-rooted tradition and find out which tapas you won't want to leave Madrid without trying first.

A'Barra, Gaytán and El Invernadero get their first star and DSTAgE is awarded its second one in the 2017 edition of the Michelin Guide.

Don't leave Madrid without first dining at one of these eateries steeped in history.

Madrid may not be on the coast, but the city knows how to prepare a mean paella.

All the vegetarian and vegan options in the capital. Fresh products prepared in modern and traditional recipes.

Make room in your tummy because you won't want to miss out on these mouth-watering treats.

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Make your way up to the observation deck of the Cibeles Palace and enjoy a stunning view of the city.

Download this app for a tour of 24 masterpieces hanging in the Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Reina Sofía museums.

Sit back and take in the city's top sights on board our hop on hop off bus, equipped with audio guides in 14 languages.

  • Find out why Spaniards tend to eat later than the rest of the continent, when it's traditional to munch on a "saint's bones" and where you take in a flamenco show with a drink or a meal

    Eating in Madrid (PDF)
  • Eating in Madrid
  • Savoury dishes and sweets, tapas and wines of the land. What and where to eat in Madrid.

    The Flavours of Madrid
  • Churros en el Mercado de San Miguel
  • If you want to learn to cook like Madrid's top chefs, sign up for a cooking course while you're in town.

    Cooking Schools