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“Delicious Food and Great Service”

El Jardin Prohibido
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Ranked #1,803 of 10,534 Restaurants in Madrid
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Good for: Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighbourhood: Huertas
Description: Spanish- Mediterranean traditional food (tapas, paella, rice Mar Menor among other Spanish delights), domestic and imported beers,sangría and cocktails, in an authentic and cozy atmosphere, inspired by the Garden of Eden where God created man, and was committed the original sin by Adam and Eve. Where the greatest sin is not visit ...
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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“Delicious Food and Great Service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2013

This was one of the first restaurants that we braved in Spain without understanding a bit of the language and the server was very helpful and gracious. We highly recommend the paella and the Iberian steak, both were delicious. And if you want to find a Margarita in this city, this is one of the few places serving them and they are amazing, some of the best I've found anywhere with pure lemons, limes and sugar to flavor the drink.

Visited September 2013
Thank Amy U
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Emilio R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Jardin Prohibido, responded to this review, 30 September 2013
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013 via mobile

Great tapas and raciones! More or less the same menu as other restaurants. Friendly staff very modern.

  • Visited May 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
“Wonderful restaurant! Superb value!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2013

We stumbled on El Jardin the day we were leaving Madrid and were so happy that we did too.

As we were having a drink, we spotted on a board that they served rice with lobster and decided to have it for lunch. It was absolutely superb and great value at €30 for 2 which included a bottle of wine! It has to be the best value in Madrid.

On ordering we were told that it would take around 35 minutes and that was exact. We went out to a lovely outside covered dining area at the back of the bar, which was very pleasant with a nice buzz.

Would we go back again? Definitely!! If in Madrid, pop in for lunch or dinner - you will not be disappointed!

  • Visited April 2013
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