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#367 of 8,827 Restaurants in Madrid
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Calle Cea Bermudez 38, 28003 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 33 69 32
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Miami, Florida
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After almost nearly two years, we happily returned to Alcaravea and once again were not disappointed. The great service and delicious food continue. The Secreto Pork is NOT to be missed; It is a highly sought-after pork, a special cut, from the famous Bellota Pigs. Make sure to order half portions of everything because the portions are generous and that... More 

Thank gabymak
delolmocasas, Propietario at Alcaravea, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your opinion and for visiting us after two years. We wish you not to spend so much time to see you again and that you can continue enjoying our gastronomic offer. See you soon. More 

Huddersfield, England
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This was a lucky choice as I used Tripadvisor as a guide , but at the time this was well down the list.... The staff were very welcoming and helpful advising us on the menu. We had heard that the barbecued beef was very good so we went with that as well as some bbq octopus and a salad and... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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729 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were walking past and saw the sign in the window 'special today gambas a la plancha', it was nearing lunch time so we entered, what a great atmosphere, the bar area was packed with diners eating their tapas and drinking beer, we asked for a table and were seated quickly, we ordered the 'special' and a plate of ham... More 

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Seal Beach, SO CA USA
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181 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

An American Airlines fellow employee who overnights here recommended this gem of a neighborhood restaurant. I certainly agree with all the TA great reviews! Get away from the Puerto del Sol area to find a non-tourist eatery! You'll not be disappointed. Oh, we never even looked at a menu, and went with the staff recommendations! Happy we did!

1 Thank SteveTraveler
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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193 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

We came here during busy lunch hour and had to wait a while for a table. We enjoyed some mojitos in the mean time which were excellent. The food we subsequently ordered was really good and the restaurant has a nice atmosphere!

Thank ginaba1990
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295 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

This place was so crazy good I steal remember it and this was 3 years ago. Let the waiter diced what you should eat cause his choice was perfect and top of that he or the bartender did a very sweet drink aswell. Perfect place

Thank Nana P
Pozuelo de Alarcon, Spain
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is a great restaurant. Price, quality and service deserve a highest grade. Such a long choice of Spanish homemade plates offered by the maitre that I could not remember all. All we ordered was fantastic, including wine. And staff always willing to help you. The place is packed with locals, since it is a gem out of the touristic... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

I was looking for a restaurant near to my hotel. Alcaravea was 15 minutes walk away. The kitchen opens at 8pm so we had a drink in the bar. There were little plates to keep us going. Cold cuts, cheese and great tasting liver. The meal in the restaurant was very good. There was an excellent ratatouille with eggs ans... More 

2 Thank Sovhorn
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158 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

I had a lunch there. The traditional lunch menu had several options, and was very good and reasonably priced. Same as the one in Alcala de Henares, it has the warm atmosphere of a family owned restaurant that I appreciate very much. Recommendable for nice lunch!

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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

After a strong recommendation from a colleague, I took 5 people to dinner there last week and was not disappointed. Great food, particularly the octopus, "explode in the mouth eggs" and the rissoles. Generous portions of booze too. I feel the need to pay this forward. Great place and will definitely go back when I return to Madrid.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Cea Bermudez 38, 28003 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 33 69 32

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