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El Barril

Calle Goya 86 | C/ Goya 86, 28009 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 78 39 98
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (16 reviews)
“percebes” (2 reviews)
“jamon serrano” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Calle Goya 86 | C/ Goya 86, 28009 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Everything we ordered was delicious and flavourful. Nice comfortable dining room, with good attentive servers. Good wine and drink selections. Enjoy!More

Thank must_travel_soon_10
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much must_travel_soon_10 for your visit and for leaving us such a positive comment about it. We are happy to read that your experience in our restaurant was so positive and we hope you can return soon to repeat it. Best regards, thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is absolutely amazing , we been coming with my family for years and I reviewed this place in the past, the waiter thinking that we were tourists allied himself a lovely comment saying that we ordered very little but used a lots of...More

Thank RaphaellaYver
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much RaphaellaYver for having visited us repeatedly and for leaving us a comment about it. We greatly regret that on this occasion the experience was not much less positive and we will take into account what we are told to be able...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Our party of four enjoyed a delicious dinner served by friendly and attentive staff. Tapas of Jabugo ham were provided and a splendid Rioja red wine of Marques de Cáceres was served. For dessert we had the best sandia (watermelon) I've eaten in Spain.More

Thank NedConger
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much NedConger for your visit and for leaving us such a positive comment about it. We are happy to read that the 4 enjoyed a good experience in our restaurant and we hope that on your next visit to Spain we can...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Have been coming back to this place every year for many years now. It is a treat to return The quality of the seafood, shellfish and all fish is the best in Madrid for our money! The lamb chops are superb The Jamon serrano sliced...More

Thank gabnraf
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much gabnraf for your comment and for continuing to come year after year. We are happy to read that you have always enjoyed great experiences in our restaurants and hope to keep coming for many more years. A cordial greeting and see...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

This is a typical Spanish seafood restaurant in the heart of Madrid. The food is prepared in a very traditional way, with some dishes being prepared in front of you (like the flames desserts). The seafood is amazing and our lubina al sal was sublime....More

Thank rpmeduri
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much rpmeduri for the visit and for leaving us a comment about it. We were glad to read that they enjoyed the experience although the service was a little slow, hopefully they will be able to visit us again soon. A warm...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered main dish but they didn't bring it for 50minutes. When I made a complain, they just made an excuse and want me to order other things additionally. I ordered fried shirimp pan cake and piña colada too. The pan cake was too much...More

Thank 정혜문
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much 정혜문 for visiting us and for leaving us a comment about it. We regret that your experience was so highly negative and we apologize for it, because we made several mistakes. We will talk to those responsible to take the appropriate...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very tasty - we tried octupus, croquettes and seafood rice. Good service. Desserts are disappointing. Prices a little on the high side.

Thank Samanthasmyth930
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you very much Samanthasmyth930 for your visit and for leaving us a positive comment about it. A cordial greeting.

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The food was ok. We ordered scallops and veal. The portions were small and just ok. The vegetables were good and deserts ok. The service was impeccable!More

Thank KAOSeattle
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you very much KAOSeattle for your visit and for leaving us a comment about it. We regret that your experience was not so positive and we will take into account what you have told us so that we can continue to improve in the...More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Ask for percebes with Alborinho wine and enjoy! Other "fruits de mer" from Galicia are also fresh and really good prepared. Classical interior and little bit snobby service, but you find tasty and not very expansive place with mostly seafood orientation, but also Jamon lovers...More

Thank snobcosmopolit
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you very much snobcosmopolit for your visit and for leaving us a comment about it. We are glad to read that you enjoyed a good experience, and hope you can return soon to repeat it. A warm greeting and thanks for trusting Grupo Oter

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Excellent food, fish, tapas & of course very expensive shelfish; noisy but that is normal when you eat at the bar or at small tables;

Thank armand g
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thank you very much for your comment and for having visited us armand g. We are glad that you have generally enjoyed a good experience in our restaurant and hope to see you again soon. A warm greeting and thanks for trusting in Oter Group

Nearby
Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Friday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Goya 86 | C/ Goya 86, 28009 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Barrio de Salamanca
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio de Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 915 78 39 98
  • E-mail
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