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Restaurante Cantalejo

Paseo Imperial 53, 28005 Madrid, Spain
+34 913 65 52 32
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible15%
3 Aug 2016
“Great food and welcoming staff”
22 Jun 2016
“Arrogant to the point of rudeness”
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Mediterranean, Spanish
££ - £££
Paseo Imperial 53, 28005 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

We were offered tapas on arrival, great food and wine and the host was adorable. The free ice cream cubes were much appreciated in the heat

Thank AllyAllyFi
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Stopped here with my daughter for a drink on a recent visit - When we did eventually get served we ordered 2 Gin & Tonics. When our drinks arrived, the waiter insisted that we order food as well even though it was far too early...More

Thank monicapierceanderson
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Saw this neighbourhood eatery amongst some fabulous tapas restaurants and my husband suggested we try it as the photos on the menu looked outstanding. That's where it begins and ends. The food is absolute garbage. He ordered the lamb chops which were rubbery loin chop...More

Thank 76Carolemontreal
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We ordered some ham, 2 mains of meat and glasses of the house wine. One of the meat was raw and very fat. The other plate was cold, and both poorly seasoned. The house wine, crap. Despite all that, quite expensive. And was charged 10%...More

Thank Paulo A
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We were walking through the La Latina neighborhood, enjoying the friendly atmosphere and suddenly this waiter wanted us to stop for dinner although by Spanish standards it was quite early. We told him we would come back, and so we did an hour later but...More

Thank jmeem42016
Reviewed 31 October 2015

We found this friendly little restaurant right at the beginning of La Latina. It was such a nice place, that we decided to go back, after we looked around in this area. The evening was balmy, so to sit outside was a pleasure. After we...More

Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We actually stopped at this lovely restaurant plus cafeteria for a drink , it was a hote day and they had lovely outside seating . We then noticed the quality of the food coming out and could not believe it ( looked amazing ) so...More

Thank SpainPeter
Reviewed 25 December 2014

My husband and I were trying to find good paella in Madrid for our short trip to Spain. We came across this restaurant and got a table upstairs. The venue was nice and sitting by the window offered a pretty view. The service was a...More

Thank cabucha
Reviewed 5 August 2012 via mobile

Happened upon Cantelojo on way to Sunday flea market - full of locals Excellent no-frills Spanish breakfast of milky coffee and pastries. Try the long thin donuts. Great atmosphere and all for less than 2 euros

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:45
07:00 - 00:45
07:00 - 00:45
07:00 - 00:45
07:00 - 00:45
07:00 - 00:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Imperial 53, 28005 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 913 65 52 32
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