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Calle Recoletos 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 35 08 28
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Closes in 14 min
13:00 - 16:00All hours
Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
Calle Recoletos 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice family lunch. Service was quite good. Food was very nice. I would give it 5 stars if prices were not as steep. Even with the discount we had thanks to El Tenedor, it was still quite expensive. Would come back? Yes,...More

Thank betomch
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The place is nice and exotic. Nevertheless, if you rate a restaurant for its food, this is not the place. The food is simple. and not worth the price.

Thank Ich Heiße Waldo M
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Love Morocan food and here they really get it right. Lamb mechoui is delicious if they have it. Vegetable starters are simply delicious

Thank ronzano
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you are in Madrid and want to eat something different you should visit this place. The food is very good and the service is friendly.

Thank Chirla33
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Overpriced dishes. Tajines come with just the meat, no vegetables and couscous for €20?! Buy a bag for €2 euro, cook it yourself. Real Moroccan tajines have vegetables, meat and potatoes or carbs. Additionally brought two tiny starter dishes, without being requested, then charged €3...More

Thank Glbtrttr6
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Unplanned walking past and thought we would give it a go. The ambiance is amazing, from the decorative Moroccan tiled walls to the ornate ceilings. The tables and other furniture further complimented the Moroccan influence. Service staff were attentive, providing recommendations and advice. Menu was...More

Thank Maurice C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

AlMounia has been at this location for over 30 years and it was a pleasure to return for a family lunch. Excellent mezzo followed by lamb and chicken tajine and couscous. Average cost 30€/pax.

Thank LEMD49
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Traditional Moroccan cuisine at Madrid City center. Arab decoration and ambiance from the walls to the tables and service. All food exceĺlent. Try couscous and tayyin. .

Thank cornatel
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Its a shame that TA doesn't have 'good' only 'average' and 'very good' because this place fills that category perfectly. I've been going there for over 20 years, well, actually to be precise, and went once 20 years ago, and visited last week! The place...More

Thank BrettJolly
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We walked in for lunch at 2pm on a Saturday with no reservation. We were seated without issue along a lovely wall sofa with a big copper table in front of us, admiring the carved wooden walls and ceiling features. The whole ambience was plush,...More

Thank Douglas A
Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Recoletos 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Barrio de Salamanca
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio de Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 914 35 08 28
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