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Riofrio

Calle Genova 28, 28004 Madrid, Spain
+34 913 19 29 77
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
7 Aug 2014
“Disappointing”
21 Nov 2013
“So good we went twice in one day”
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CUISINES
Spanish, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle Genova 28, 28004 Madrid, Spain
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2014

Executive menu for 19.50. Quality of food good. But the drink included is one glass of wine or similar beverage and one piece of bread. This kind of limited hospitality is not spanish. Go elsewhere to eat a menu del dia and you can drink...More

1  Thank jemfromwales
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Excellent, Staff were very helpful, suggesting cheaper alternative dishes for me. I loved the open style restaurant.

Thank JohnReynolds2013
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Be ready to be transported into old-style Madrid, and Europe, for that matter. Whether you'll be eating inside or taking the food with you, there's a lot to choose from with a touch of France when it comes to the pastries. The atmosphere is lovely...More

1  Thank ReyVas
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Riofrío preserves today the decadent ambience of the 80s, both in the furniture and the music. +60 year-old professional maitres share the service with younger waiters. Typically, this is a place where you will feel comfortable if you're in your 60s-70s. If you're younger and...More

1  Thank Goodclient
Reviewed 4 July 2013

I enjoyed this restaurant with a group of 70 people, for which they have a reserved space with outside garden to have the starter drinks. Food and service where excellent. Minor remark is they don't understand English that good, which makes it sometimes a bit...More

1  Thank PeterDeTender
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Before visiting the Wax Museum in Madrid we were a little peckish my Girlfriend and I, we saw this place a minute walk away, we ordered sandwiches which came with chips, we also got drinks. Not much to review, but the prices were reasonable and...More

1  Thank JamieFellows
Reviewed 8 September 2012

We were recommended this restaurant by our Hotel, and enjoyed it so much that we ate there for the 3 nights we were in Madrid. On the first night we were greeted by the Matre di Marco who welcomed us and made us feel very...More

Thank sueandbill1
Reviewed 31 May 2012

Rio Frio is convenient to the Gran Melia Fenix and has outdoor seating. The food--their signature sandwich and the half of a chicken with fries--was good. Service was friendly and efficient. We ate outside, but the inside looked attractive.

Thank glennr2
Reviewed 20 October 2011

Decent coffee place for breakfast if you do not want to splurge at the Gran Melia. I am told food is also god for lunch, but have not sampled yet.

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Reviewed 18 April 2008

Ran out of places to go? This is a quick bite eat so you can move on to the museums, etc. Nice location too.

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Nearby
Chueca
Chueca is the hip, gay neighbourhood of Madrid where
many of the streets are narrow and intimate, but where
the hustle and bustle and the eclectic storefronts and
people give it a distinctly urban feel. The main
thoroughfare is Calle Hortaleza and the main square is
Plaza Chueca, completely filled with terraza tables
serving copas (mixed drinks) during summer. A mixture
of trendy and grungy, some of the adult businesses
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$45
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 00:00
Monday
07:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:30
Saturday
08:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Genova 28, 28004 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Chueca
  • Neighbourhood: Chueca
  • Phone Number: +34 913 19 29 77
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