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El Barril

Calle Goya 86 | C/ Goya 86, 28009 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 78 39 98
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“percebes” (2 reviews)
“jamon serrano” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
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 1 week ago via mobile

All dishes are oversalted, seafood overgrilled, vegetables are tasteless. Michelin star that is performed on the entrance, I think either fake or big mistake. Better choose cheap pizza instead...

Thank Artem B
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your visit and your sincere comment about it Artem B. We regret your disappointment with our dishes and we will take into account each of your words to continue improving in every detail. A warm greeting from Grupo Oter.

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a wonderful meal at this restaurant, with great service. We were recommended wonderful wines, including a great house red wine! We had oysters, grilled artichokes and fideo with shrimp and foie. Our waiter advised us not to order too much which was good...More

Thank Cheryl B
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and your comment so detailed and positive about it Cheryl B. We are happy that both the quality of the products and the treatment of the service and the environment made him enjoy a nice and pleasant experience....More

Reviewed 2 December 2017

This restaurante is not the one in the picture, although it is one of the Barril chain. The entrance of the restaurant in the picture is the one from Barrio Salamanca. Ours was El Barril de Las Cortes, right across hotel Urban. The quality of...More

Thank Ricardo R
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thanks for your visit and your comment about it Ricardo R. We are pleased to read that you had a good experience with us and we hope that it can be repeated again soon. We will take into account your words to continue improving in...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We were made to feel very welcome and the service was good and helpful making sure we did not order too much. The house wines were very good. We went twice and the food was good both times. The hake portions were large but with...More

Thank Vigornian62
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for your repeated visit and for your comment about it Vigornian62. We are pleased to read that the dishes were your taste and we will continue to improve so that your next experience is so positive. A warm greeting from Grupo Oter.

Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is a fine dining spot in Madrid with excellent service and food. Plan to make an evening of it and perhaps you will even strike up a conversation with some of your fellow diners. We recommend this place highly.

Thank sabasavta123
grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you very much for visiting us and your positive comment about it. We look forward to your visit again soon and enjoy the experience again. Greetings from Grupo Oter.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

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 16 October 2017

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 30 September 2017 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

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grupo-oter, Propietario at El Barril, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

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 4 October 2017

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

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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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 Salamanca
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 915 78 39 98
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