We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Via Lactea The Woodstock Bar

Closed Now: 8:00 p.m. - 3:30 a.m.
Open today: 8:00 p.m. - 3:30 a.m.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great music bar

Great bar for music and pool...early evening drink offers...huge gin and tonic was 5 euros before... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2017
Emma B
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
A very pleasant night

Over all a very pleasant experience. Cheap beer, pool table, fantastic decor and good music. Will... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2016
Vicky G
via mobile
Read all 57 reviews
13
All photos (13)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
25 Jun 2018
“One of the first Rock n' Roll bars in Madrid - Still going strong!”
12 Jun 2018
“Cracking wee bar”
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 8:00 p.m. - 3:30 a.m.
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
Oct
12°
Nov
Dec
Contact
Calle Velarde 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Malasaña
Website
+34 914 46 75 81
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Madrid
from US$58.68
More Info
from US$20.00
More Info
from US$14.10
More Info
Reviews (57)
Filter reviews
11 results
Traveller rating
6
3
2
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
6
3
2
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 11 reviews
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Getting a beer and just gawping at the gig posters on the wall is reason enough to visit this Madrid staple.

Thank lhnbt
Reviewed June 12, 2018

If your looking for a lively dive bar with amazing tunes and a pool table then this is the place for you.

Thank RichEdin
Reviewed February 28, 2018

Visited this place as wanted to see a couple of bars with links to "La Movida". Beer reasonable price, clientele young - too young for my partner which quickly led to row & departure. Hopefully your experience will be be better!

2  Thank Patchesonelbows
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

This place is a fun time if you’re looking for something casual with friends. There’s a pool table in the back, usually surrounded by lots of people. Have only had beer here so can’t really say anything more about cocktails and such.

Thank Mariel L
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Great bar for music and pool...early evening drink offers...huge gin and tonic was 5 euros before 11pm...gets busy later on...give it a go!

Thank Emma B
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Over all a very pleasant experience. Cheap beer, pool table, fantastic decor and good music. Will definitely be back!

Thank Vicky G
Reviewed July 27, 2016

I went here on the Tuesday but it was dead. returned on the Wednesday, it was a bit livelier but I did not feel too comfortable as a solo female. I'm comfortable to go into anywhere on my own but here I felt that men...More

Thank kowalksi2016
Reviewed September 12, 2015

This may be my favorite bar in the world. Very Madrid and very much a rock bar. Great decor, doesn't get busy until midnight or so later, like most Madrid bars on the weekend. Fun crowd with a nice range of ages though it skews...More

Thank eeinchicago
Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Good music, awesome decoration and decent prices given how historic the place is for the Movida. Will definitely visit again.

Thank João S
Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

The music, oh the music. And the videos behind the bar, oh the videos. And the music festival posters on the ceiling. And the CD's and the vinyls everywhere. And of course, the billard. Best bar of my life.

Thank Teromneirda
View more reviews
Nearby
Malasana
Hip bars and galleries, independent theaters and music
venues, young people with tattoos and funky hair,
narrow winding streets — this is Malasaña. Near the
center, Plaza Dos de Mayo is a gathering of friends
outside bars, dog owners, artists under craft tents,
and creative types with notebooks and sketchpads on
the plaza’s benches. It may not be as neat and tidy as
many other parts of the city, but this only adds to
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 450 nearby hotels
Hostal Sil & Serranos
122 reviews
.11 km away
Ibis Madrid Centro
1,465 reviews
.20 km away
Aparthotel Tribunal
343 reviews
.20 km away
Hostal Dominguez
63 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12,774 nearby restaurants
Meridiano 100
199 reviews
.08 km away
Acquolina
93 reviews
.07 km away
Cerveceria Tia Candela
21 reviews
.02 km away
Nigiri Fuencarral
133 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,895 nearby attractions
Plaza del Dos de Mayo
104 reviews
.12 km away
Nudo Norte Madrid
15 reviews
.06 km away
Coqtel Madrid
37 reviews
.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Via Lactea The Woodstock Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines