Category Archives: Great Lunch

Great Lunch – Sushi in Madrid

by Amy Menchhofer It’s lunchtime and you are in the mood for something besides the standard fare. If it’s sushi your after, head over to SushiOlé. Their menu is extensive, offering a number of appetizers and tempuras, as well as … Continue reading

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Taberna de Moncloa – Great Madrid Lunch, Young Crowd

by Katie Goldstein I love a neighborhood bar with its requisite old men, antiquated decor, and dirty floor, but sometimes it’s refreshing when your neighborhood bar isn’t that way. So it goes with the Taberna de Moncloa — a place … Continue reading

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Great Menu del Dia Lunch near the Plaza Mayor

by Ben Curtis Everyone who decides to have lunch in Madrid’s Plaza Mayor soon discovers that they have made a huge mistake. The Menu del Dia (lunchtime set menu) is far too expensive and usually not all that good. Walk … Continue reading

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Restaurante Marsot – Typically Fine Family Fare

by Ben Curtis Will places like this still exist in 10, 20 or 30 years time? Family run, a little rough round the edges, good old-fashioned food – already these ‘typical’ mesones are increasingly rare in Madrid, and you’ll have … Continue reading

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Why I love eating at Momo

by Ben Curtis There are two things I occasionally miss amongst the wonders of Spanish cuisine: a good sauce and enough chips. Now Spanish meat is fantastic, and best served alone, so that you can savour its wonderful taste, but … Continue reading

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