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Olsen - CLOSED

Calle Prado 15, 28014 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 29 36 59
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
17 Nov 2015
“Good Value”
27 Jan 2013
“One of the best”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Spanish, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Prado 15, 28014 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

A quaint restaurant close to the art museums. The service was excellent and the food was a very good value, especially the daily special which we had. Would happily recommend it.

Thank Olli S
Reviewed 27 January 2013

The Olsen is an institution that you share with great pleasure. Every time in Madrid I can't resist in going there alone, with friends, alone again. Everything matches, the decor, trendy but simple, food very well done, an outstanding wine selection, including wines from all...More

Thank Miguel V
Reviewed 22 January 2013

I went for a meal and ordered the menu, the bagels are great, get early to avoid the crowd! they have a vodka bar in the evenings too.

Thank Moncho U
Reviewed 25 November 2012 via mobile

The food here is fantastic!! I had braised pork & it practically melted away from the fork - delicious. Try the plater with mixed vodcas, which correspond to the tapa like starters, really nice for 2 or 4 people. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank WesDuffy
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Great food, nice atmosphere and a very good wodka bar. Very good to try different types of wodka, they have them all.

Thank TvanHeusden
Reviewed 8 September 2012

We've been to this restaurant on Saturday night without any reservation and they managed to find us a table for 2. The ambiance is very intimate thanks to low lighting and the chill out music in the background. The woody furniture and decoration is very...More

Thank Ptitjose
Reviewed 3 June 2012

I had the menu del dia which was nicely presented, tasty, good value and interesting. Chilled music on the stereo, air conditioned arena, decent service and the nicest toilets in Madrid! :-) I've eaten tastier and better cooked things but the venue is excellent, and...More

Thank Rootbean C
Reviewed 2 April 2012

A wonderful restaurant serving some very interesting scandinavian food. Very polite service. The Belvedere vodka bar downstairs serves top quality cocktails late in to the night. Will be back

1  Thank holidayheaven22
Reviewed 20 March 2012

Fantastic food. Great design. Friendly staff & fantastic vodka!!! What more could you want?

1  Thank hargar
Reviewed 12 March 2012

Wonderful nordic food, especially the blinis. Also worth a mention are the vodkas, especially Karloffs Gold!

2  Thank TraveladdictMadrid
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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 —
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$43 - US$50
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Prado 15, 28014 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Huertas
  • Neighbourhood: Huertas
  • Phone Number: +34 914 29 36 59
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