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“Average food and bad customer service!!!”
Review of El Caballito

El Caballito
Ranked #2,807 of 12,244 Restaurants in Madrid
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Centro
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

We had lunch at this place with some friends. As starter we got squid(bad) and gazpacho(good). As a main we got lasagna (good), steak and pork loin, both were good. For the dessert we had fruit salad (very bland) and yoghurt cake(just ok). Drinks were not included in the price in the 'menu del dia' and were expensive. What really spoilt our lunch was the rude waitress and she was very sarcastic! I would NOT recommend this place!

Thank Leonardoge
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Reviewed 7 June 2015

We had lunch at this place and it was good. They had a pre-set 3 course lunch for 12.50 Euro which is a great value in Madrid. It is near the Royal Palace but out of the touristy areas and the patrons were mostly locals. The service was excellent and very friendly. They speak only a little English but they were very patient and we did well. The food was really good. Try their salads. They put fresh olive oil on them for dressings and they really are exceptionally good.

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Thank Bradsky
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Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed near this restaurant. On our first day in Madrid, We were coming back from sight seeing and we were tired. We saw the restaurant, read the menu and decided to give it a try. The service by Marta and the chef was the husband. Both of them from Mar del Plats, Argentina. As soon as we entered the restaurant, we felt that were part of their invited guest. Martha was very cordial and explain the menu in detail. We chose Steaks and a good bottle of wine. The food was outstanding, the service was fantastic. We went vs k a couple more times with the rest of the family I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank JAV_2008724
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Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

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1  Thank Dmitry D
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

husband and I, had just walked around Royal Palace in Madrid we were getting hungry ang stopped at this restaurant. we were pleasantly greeted and our drinks order taken. we were presented with a menus that included some English we had many choices.

our food was delicious , nice presentation, excellent service. the restaurant also was cute.
It was a good experience, We would go back

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Thank pat c
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