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Carrera San Jeronimo 8, 28014 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 22 22 07
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“cocido” (22 reviews)
“beef rice” (2 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Soups
Carrera San Jeronimo 8, 28014 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Founded in 1839 the Restsurant is a throw back to days long gone. Waiters "hide" behind a service door and observe and when a diner shows any sign of wanting or needing something they instantly appear. No phony is everything fine, is the food to...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with the wife. Never ate but introduced L Hardy to Lhardy restaurant / shop Purchased wine and treats. 1st class service

Thank Mickhardy
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great food in a lovely place, it is very centric, near puerta del sol, turistic área, the restauran is from the beginning of the 20th century, has two parts, restaurante and below to snack

Thank EvaYebenes
Reviewed 18 June 2017

To be fair the first maitre d' was pleasant. The first waiter was nice too. But we got a horrible rude surly second waiter who kept brushing up against me. He seemed beyond bored, like it was too much trouble to explain things. He became...More

1  Thank excusesexcuses
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I had a business dinner with a group of about 20 people. We got a private room on the first floor. The whole setup is old style and needs a fresh-up. The food was ok. Several tapas and the cordon bleu for main. Wine was...More

Thank bup69
Reviewed 24 March 2017

A young fyood blogger friend recommended Lhardy among several other places in Madrid. In retrospect, we realise he must have meant the place in the Mercado de San Miguel. However, we happened by the old restaurant on Carrera de San Jerónimo and went in for...More

3  Thank rsitman
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Following a friend's recommendation we arrived for a Saturday evening meal and were not disappointed by its charming nineteenth century elegance. However the food was rather underwhelming, apart from the Octopus Brandade which was tasty, and the service just a bit too stiff and formal....More

Thank peterjohnbowers
Casa L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Lhardy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

We are thankful for letting us know your opinion. Our nineteenth century restaurant has a great variety of dishes and specialties, one of them is a traditional dish called "Cocido Madrileño" and others like duck and "Callos" prepared with prime quality ingredients and cooking for...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017

This restaurant has potential, but unfortunately it is currently past it's prime. Kitchen needs a facelift - food pretends to be gourmet but isn't. Should keep it traditional and simple.

Thank arieye99
Casa L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Lhardy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Thanks for leaving us your review. Lhardy is a centenary restaurant, traditional spanish dishes and also different options as fish, duck and meat prepared in a special way for all guests. Please accept our apologies.

Reviewed 27 December 2016

I am Spanish and every single time I come to Madrid I go to the san miguel market. I think that the quality of the market overall is going down, pushed by the tourism and crowds. But Lhardy's stand was possible the worst food experience...More

1  Thank leondalai
Casa L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Lhardy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Thanks you for letting us know your opinion. We are sorry for your bad experience.

Reviewed 4 November 2016

Note that this review is for the old restaurant upstairs, not the place in Mercado de San Miguel or the downstairs shop. There is a confusion in the ratinq as the reviews include everyhing under the Lhardy name. The upscale restaurant and the shop in...More

1  Thank lou L
Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera San Jeronimo 8, 28014 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 915 22 22 07
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