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La Penela

Calle Infanta Mercedes 98, 28020 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 79 91 78
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ternera” (3 reviews)
“asado” (2 reviews)
“tortillas” (9 reviews)
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Calle Infanta Mercedes 98, 28020 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Time pass by and your memories keep on something that may you remember forever... In La Penela, there is something special about colors of the food that transport you to other time. Every time I visit this place, I have the feeling of the past,...More

Thank Alfredo D
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Galícian restaurants are simple and great and this is among the best. Their food is magnificent! It’s worth going!!

Thank e103db
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Excellent omelette, excellent meat, excellent empanada, excellent service, clams ... in this case they were a little bad. Coming from Madrid I expected to be charged after telling the waiters. To my surprise, they did not include it in the price. AMAZING!! I will return...More

Thank Wil I
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I wanted to impress a colleague/friend that visited me in Madrid. It turns out that both my friend and I were impressed with the lunch that we had at this place. Simply AMAZING!!! We got a Spanish omelette for two. BEST OMELETTE I HAVE EVER...More

Thank Raul B
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Be aware that we were 4 colleagues (2 couples) and no idea about the bill. Anyway looking at the menu and prices specially those depending on the market made me felt not confortable. Despite of this we really enjoy "tortilla de Betanzos" and beef (only...More

Thank Jose M R
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I have been several times to this restaurant offering good quality meals and service. Food is traditional with a highly recommended tortilla, one of the best I have tasted. The place is in my opinion more suited for business than other types of occasions.

Thank L T
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The food is of good quality, but the portions are very small for the prices they charge. The main negative point of this restaurant is that the waiters are rude and arrogant towards the customers. We did not feel at ease during our dinner.

Thank Niels V
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The quality of the food is good. The portions are small and the service was not friendly. We were in and out at high speed

Thank fredvommen
Reviewed 20 November 2016

From the recommendation of a local, native Galician work colleague to the glowing reviews on Trip Advisor, I expected much more. My meal was okay, but even though I ordered the especialidades de la casa, I honestly don’t understand where the high marks come from....More

Thank Hawk470
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Really good restsurant that offers galician food and wine. Racommended its tortilla as well as its typical cooked meat. Also to try Ribeira Sacra wines.

Thank cornatel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$103
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Infanta Mercedes 98, 28020 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 79 91 78
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