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La Descubierta

Calle Barcelona 12, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 32 97 56
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (9 reviews)
“tapas” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Calle Barcelona 12, 28012 Madrid, Spain
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a disappointing visit to La Pulperia de Victoria nearby, we were delighted with our visit to La Descubierta. The service was exceptionally efficient and friendly. We were presented with a tasty tapa as soon as we sat down. The waitress kept an eye on...More

1  Thank pgbDublin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for our last night in Madrid based on the reviews. At first glance this pace appears to be pretty run of the mill tourist trap but the quality of the food and service is a cut above. The four of us ordered the...More

Thank JediFox
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I have been quiet a few times and the food has always been outstanding for a great price! Also they serve so hearty tapas. Great place to hang out with friends, family or even a date!

Thank Tatiana R
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Best dinner in Madrid, unforgettable.Value for money. Generous portions. Mussels - steamed, grilled was absolutely delicious. Don't miss. Calamari - done just right. Should order. Free tapas- iberico ham on bread 👍.

Thank Tongtonky
Reviewed 29 August 2017

After having looked at Trip Advisor, we decided to visit this restaurant. We had wanted to go to other restaurants previously, but if you are not careful, the quality and price can be unpleasant in Madrid. This restaurant was good on both counts. The service...More

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Visited here dozens of times with friends and family! Friendly waiters and good quality cheap food and drink. Free tapas with rounds of drinks!

Thank Pemddle
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

On recommendation of our host we went for some original tapas to La Descubierta. The staff was friendly and it's a family business. The sangria was one of the best I've had and the beer was also good. The tapas was amazing and really what...More

Thank Martijn d
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. We ordered the mix seafood and assortment of Iberian pork. Had 2 beers and a mojito, egg custard flan and cheesecake. Comes with complimentary Iberian ham bread as appetizers and basket of bread. Excellent service and excellent food.

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I have visited la descubierta many times, it's always busy and you can't book a table. This tells you all you need to know about its popularity. I'd recommend the Patatas dos salsas along with any of the tostadas.

Thank mckiaj
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place is well located in the heart of the city. The food is okay, not the best we had on our trip, but reasonably priced. We had the tapas breads (ham, pork loin and prawns). The ham/pork was lovely, the prawn and baby eel...More

Thank Darius T
Nearby
Centro
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Barcelona 12, 28012 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 915 32 97 56
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