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Restaurante Bolivar

Calle Manuela Malasana 28, 28004 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 45 12 74
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle Manuela Malasana 28, 28004 Madrid, Spain
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had the degustation meal here this week priced at 38 euros per head, quite inexpensive. First impressions, decor was nice, chairs very comfortable, music playing was pleasant and not too loud, cloth tablecloth and napkins. We were given a complimentary glass of cava and a...More

Thank Julsa55
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We booked the place with a coupon to have my birrthday lunch - and were very disappointed. The place itself is nice (not more), but far away to be a noble michelin restaurant. The waiters are really UNFRIENDLY with very limited English - would be...More

Thank MariaSaf
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I was disappointed with this restaurant, which displays a certificate of gastronomic excellence on the wall as you enter. I found the atmosphere cold, the service pompous and intrusive, the space badly laid out, and the food so-so. Two different fish dishes were horribly salty....More

Thank Nikos051
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We chose this restaurant on the basis of favourable Michelin and trip advisor reviews. We were not disappointed. The food was excellent - among the best in Spain so far. The staff are welcoming and delightful, there is an English translation and the owner's English...More

Thank RoxanneBrisbane
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I have been many times to this restaurant. It is a gem of a place but it is hidden away. The menu offers traditional Spanish food. The prices are not cheap but given the quality of the food they are justified. It is a small,...More

Thank Cristina R
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We picked the restaurant from the Michelin guide. The main atraction was the degustation menu at €38 with wine included (one glass per dish). We ended up going there 4 days in a row until the day we left They changed the menu every day!!!!!!!!...More

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant from the online Michelin guide. Rated "Bib Gourmand" it definitely lived up to and even exceeded its rating, serving exquisitely cooked traditional Spanish food with the occasional twist, such as the generous chunks of foie gras that topped the grilled scallops....More

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended. The food is amazing and the service is great. They invited us to cava, melon with jamón and coconut muffins. The entrecot and the salad was awesome. And the desert incredible. Nice ambience too

Thank celialoc
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We chose Bolivar as in the Michelin guide it holds a Bib Gourmand. We were not disappointed. One of the best dinners we had in Madrid. Please read on. Bolivar is a family owned restaurant located just north of the city centre. Decoration and table...More

Thank MrsPiket
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We found this through the Michelin guide and cross checked against Trip Adviser and we were not disappointed. A late start at 9pm and the room full of locals. We had the degustation with wines for 38 Euros and had a great variety of dishes...More

Thank Ns679
Nearby
Malasana
Hip bars and galleries, independent theaters and music
venues, young people with tattoos and funky hair,
narrow winding streets — this is Malasaña. Near the
center, Plaza Dos de Mayo is a gathering of friends
outside bars, dog owners, artists under craft tents,
and creative types with notebooks and sketchpads on
the plaza’s benches. It may not be as neat and tidy as
many other parts of the city, but this only adds to
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$55
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 23:30
Thursday
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 23:30
Friday
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 23:30
Saturday
13:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Manuela Malasana 28, 28004 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Malasana
  • Neighbourhood: Malasana
  • Phone Number: +34 914 45 12 74
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