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O Cacho do Jose

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Huertas
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Plaza Santa Ana | Local 5, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 21 09 84
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Today
12:00 - 01:30
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 01:30
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London
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100 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Really good fresh tapas at an excellent price despite being on one of the most iconic / beautiful squares in Madrid. Now with a menu that's translated into English.

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Thank ElksLondon
Silvolde, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant with very nice people. We had a nice diner and coffee for desert. Not a high level restaurant but just very nice and very reasonable priced i would say.

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Thank vakantiebestemmingen
Germany
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544 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

When we visited the restaurant it was raining so we could not sit outside at the terrace. The ambience inside is average. With regard to the food: some dishes were fine, others somewhat poorer.

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Thank Philip_Bolster
Canton of Vaud, Switzerland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We were welcomed by a friendly waitress which was the highlight of the meal. We wish the standard of the food was up to the same level. I ordered the steak that should come from the Owners own farm. The meat was below standard and as tough as it comes. The meat was simply not up to scratch with no... More 

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Thank KMNyon
Bethesda, Maryland
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69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We enjoyed our meal and we liked the plaza location, but we also felt we paid for the plaza location with somewhat higher prices than the food warranted.

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Thank Shelley K
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We only came to this restaurant because our youngest is fussy, but said he would eat a burger. However we were amazed by the quality of the food. Eldest said it was the best burger he'd ever had. I had the Galicico beef and it was amazing. Simply cooked, good ingredients. How can you go wrong. Lovely spot in the... More 

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Thank Ruth S
Montreal, Canada
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

A great spot on the Plaza Santa Ana, a mix of locals and tourists seem to enjoy this spot. Not a big menu, but all the essentials and the service was good, even on a busy day.

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Thank VoyageMB
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

House recommended pizza was filled with oil and not ready for eating. Wine was good. Potatoes does not belong in pizza. If I was not hungry like wolf this pizza would be still in plate.

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Thank kamelieetu
Dublin, Ireland
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87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We chose to eat here because it had a great outdoor seating area. The staff were not the friendliest to begin with. I ordered a chicken and vegetable stirfry. It was horrible, the chicken was overcooked, half of the veg was soggy and half of it was nearly raw. There was no seasoning, or sauce on the stirfry making it... More 

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Thank Emma F
Chandler, Arizona
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Cozy restaurant with a great atmosphere inside. Wood plank floors, low lighting and great bar. Got caught in a downpour and ducked in for a glass of wine waiting for the rain to pass. Very gracious staff. We were given free bread and cheese as well as olives. Food looked fantastic at tables around us.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:30
Monday
12:00 - 01:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:30
Thursday
12:00 - 01:30
Friday
12:00 - 01:30
Saturday
12:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Santa Ana | Local 5, 28012 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Huertas
  • Neighbourhood: Huertas
  • Phone Number: +34 915 21 09 84

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Huertas

Neighbourhood Profile
Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighbourhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighbourhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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