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Taberna La Catapa

Calle Menorca 14, 28009 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 74 26 15
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“truffle” (7 reviews)
“croquetas” (5 reviews)
“red curry” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Menorca 14, 28009 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We visited many tabernas while in Madrid and this was by far our favorite. The food was excellent and the service was even better. Everyone there took time to recommend both food and wine and it didn't disappoint. Don't miss this spot if you are...More

Thank hmontgomery
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Very awesome experience here. I highly recommend making reservations here because there aren't too many tables available and a ton of people are standing to eat and drink wine there for hours because it is such a great place. All the food I had was...More

Thank gradstudent1234
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

A very good time spent there, we were two couples of friends having some “vinos” with some “tapas” and the quality of the food is simply Outstanding! The staff is always smiling and nice. The “navajas a la plancha” and the “rabo de toro” is...More

1  Thank Dam F
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Last night had one of the best meals I’ve had in Spain. The service was fantastic which made it even better. All of the food was spot on. A Real classic. The mushrooms and the artichokes are a must. The olives, I could have had...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner and then lunch the next day. The staff is hard working, extremely helpful and lovely to be around. A local spot and you can tell because the menu is not English and everyone was speaking Spanish. Everything is delicious. The croquettes...More

Thank Brittany V
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food quality, a lot of specialities and seafood. If you're around it's worth getting in there and even eat standing (there are limited seats). If food quality matters, this place is just perfect.

Thank DenysM
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My wife and I had a delicious late lunch here. The food and service were both excellent and despite the fact we were among the last tables left at the end of the lunch sitting we were never made to feel we had to leave....More

Thank Frequent_traveller32
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing dinner at this cozy restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious. Our waiter and waitress were very friendly and patiently helped us to figure out the menu (no English menu). We are definitely coming back here again.

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Luckily we arrived at 8pm, opening time, as on a Friday this place is packed with locals. Always a great sign. The owner's recommendations were spot on, with the truffle croquettes and curry muscles particularly good. Brilliant time to be had and well worth an...More

Thank cs_frimley
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I reserved it a month ago becuase my foodie friend strongly recommended it and said this restaurant is super busy. Yes, he is right. Next time, I would take a friend who has a big portion and order more dishes definitely. Servers are super friendly....More

Thank Sue L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Menorca 14, 28009 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 74 26 15
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