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La Castela

28009 | C/ Doctor Castelo, 22, Madrid, Spain
+34 915 74 00 15
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“king prawns” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (28 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28009 | C/ Doctor Castelo, 22, Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for dinner and sat in the more formal dining room. The food really was good, but the service and ambience left something to be desired. We made reservations, but were shuffled off to a table near the waiter's service station which caused a...More

Thank btervola
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The front of the restaurant is a bustling tapas bar but the back inconspicuously has a quiet dining area. Service was attentive and for English speakers there were two Filipino waiters who spoke good English which made ordering easy. I had pork cheeks which was...More

Thank y0k0naka
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

La Castela is that place were you just get feel welcome at the time you open the door. If you want to seat make a reservation, I didn't, so the found a place at the bar for us. Since I was with my girlfriend and...More

Thank Juan J
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The tapas bar in the front gets packed. Unless you have a local friend, we suggest the restaurant in the back at this location (reservation needed, if gets busy) Food was awesome! Staff wasn't as polite as we would have liked, but no complaints with...More

Thank nymickt
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A Spanish friend took us to this place. Next, to some tourists, the place was packed (inside and outside) with locals. When you want a table inside you will have to make a reservation. The service was good but the food was outstanding. We shared...More

Thank LesDutchies2003
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The food was good, not memorable but good. The nice this about this place is that they give you something to eat with every deink you order. I decided I wanted a proper dinner sitting down. The food was ok, the service not so good....More

Thank DjaneNono
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We arrived late and very tired but the staff was kind and welcomed us. Good dishes and pineapple. Medium quality.

Thank Martina T
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Castela by invitation with local friends. The place is an unassuming taverna, with great food and perfect to grab a drink. It also has a restaurant with more than 20 tables inside. Overall, great food, drinks and prices.

Thank Enrique F
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Hidden behind a fabulous tapas bar, is a treasure amongst the restaurants in Madrid. I can't reward this establishment enough for their wonderful service and delicious meals. I've already been here twice in my month stay at Madrid. Their ventresca de atún is phenomenal. I...More

Thank Mila S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Crowded, noisy, hectic....as you expect a tapas bar on a Friday night. The tapas are really great...the monk fish salad and mussels stood out as a must try's. Nice selection of reds and whites. Service engaged and efficient. Opens at 8 pm full at 8:15...More

Thank Bregenholt99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28009 | C/ Doctor Castelo, 22, Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 74 00 15
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