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Sylkar

#1,022 of 8,973 Restaurants in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence
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Calle Espronceda 17, 28003 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 54 57 03
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Go in a real environment with Madrid locals for a wonderful food. The Spanish tortilla is flawless, the callos are amazing. The service by Rosa is wonderful. It is a place to enjoy and feel at home.

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Thank pedro m
Jakarta, Indonesia
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72 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Now that tapas and raciones (portions) are fashionable is great to go to a place where they served the traditional ones with great quality. One of the best places in Madrid in my opinion. The service is very good, they are professionals who know what they are doing.

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Thank JArrigorri
San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We were looking for a local place to go to eat the famous "tortilla de patata" and some additional things, and we found this spot! Not only the food was great, but the service was outstanding! The lady knew we were not locals and took the time to explain in detailt what it is, how to order and gave us... More 

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Thank Kenneth H
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The location and bar/restaurant itself is very understated. And it can be. By far the best tortilla in Madrid. Its worth the embarrassment of visiting everyday for a week while I'm on vacation. It's also worth the embarrassment of ordering two tortillas for myself. They understand. The rest of the menu is great too. Can't miss.

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Thank Tara3232
UK
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177 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I said on my previous review that I would call back for some tortilla and so I did. We managed to squeeze in at the bar and ordered some drinks. I then noticed a couple of elderly ladies sitting down and asked them about the tortilla they were eating. Neither had ordered a full tortilla, but rather a pincho each.... More 

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Thank Eldeano1961
Pamplona, Spain
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I am on a mission to find the best tortilla de patata in Madrid and provide an unbiased review about the bars and restaurants that serve them. I have been to Sylkar, El Meson de la Tortilla de Gabino, Juana la Loca, and Bodega de La Ardosa, and Cerveriz and tried their regular tortilla de patata. Sylkar's tortilla was very... More 

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Thank nachidelange
UK
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177 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

We were aware this is renowned for its tortilla but we had no room for one we barely had room for the cañas and tapa of crisps and chorizo. However, a group behind us were cutting into their tortilla and it looked delicious so we will make sure there's a hole in the stomach marked 'Sylkar tortilla' next time we... More 

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Thank Eldeano1961
Houston
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124 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2013

A couple of friends (lifelong Madrid residents) took us to try the tortilla here, among other things. The tortilla simply defies your typical perception of the tortilla because it's not a gigantic block of egg and potato. Instead, it's a deliciously gooey concoction, and they clearly take pride in their preparation. We had a great revuelto de morcilla, also, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Espronceda 17, 28003 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 54 57 03

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