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La Musa

Calle de Manuela Malasana 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 48 75 58
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (100 reviews)
“sliders” (3 reviews)
“empanadillas” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle de Manuela Malasana 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed April 14, 2014

We booked a meal here after being given a recommendation by a friend. The atmosphere was relaxing and welcoming, the waiter helpful, cheery and polite and the food was absolutely delicious. The wild boar was fantastic, as were the dumplings. We also had a deep...More

Thank Lesley N
Reviewed March 1, 2014

"La Musa" is one of the best options for tapas in centric neighbourhood of Malasaña. The menu offers truly original dishes, such as the "Wild Boar with Honey Sauce" (Jabalí con ali-oli de miel). The venue is always crowded on the weekends: best to book...More

Thank RVaud
Reviewed November 14, 2013

We followed the Tripadvisor advise and went there. At the beginning we thought it was too small and crowded but they were so nice to arrange a table for six! We loved the tapas selection and the chicken for the kids. We loved the wine...More

Reviewed November 9, 2013 via mobile

Our party of four had to wait almost an hour for a table on a busy Saturday night It was worth the wait. The tapas were exquisite and the service was impeccable. The "jabali" (wild boar) was the best I have ever tasted as was...More

Thank osogris
Reviewed October 29, 2013

I love this restaurant and always visit it several times when I'm in Madrid. Just back from another few visits in the evening and for lunch. It is always very busy at night time so you need to get there reasonably early and be prepared...More

Thank Belfastguy
Reviewed October 1, 2013

We had a lovely lunch here! The restaurant looks nice and also has a terras. We ordered the tasting menu, consisting of three courses with a lot of different modern style tapas. They tasted great! We absolutely recommend this restaurant!

Thank Stedentrip P
Reviewed October 1, 2013

We came back to this place as the small Mexican place was booked up. It was Saturday night, and we got the last table. The place was thriving. We ordered a selection of food but the calamari with wasabi mayonnaise seemed a bit weird so...More

Thank RafaFarq
Reviewed September 20, 2013

I stumbled across a small square in central Madrid. How could this be so peaceful when its just a few hundred yards from main roads, 5 minutes from the Palace and Cathedral? The square was bathed in sunlight on this September day and there were...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed August 29, 2013

Super fantastic! The restaurant looks very beautiful inside. All the food is great, original and very reasonably priced. Everything in this place is superb.

Thank shar0nneb0nneke
Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

Food is average, but the service is the worst ever. Probably the most awful place since I am in Spain. I went there with a group of 9 friends and, after one hour, some beers and tapas, the waiter asked us to leave because "each...More

1  Thank Rafaelfeldmann
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
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June 11, 2018|
Response from FayeInAmsterdam | Reviewed this property |
Hello Trinigirl, this is a modern tapas place, food is great, also options for vegetarian and vegan, but not halal option yet. Please check online for halal cafes and restaurants, you will find a couple, have fun!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Manuela Malasana 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Malasaña
  • Neighbourhood: Malasaña
  • Phone Number: +34 914 48 75 58
  • E-mail
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