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La Leyenda del Agave

#2,644 of 9,767 Restaurants in Madrid
$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
Calle Nunez de Balboa 37, 28001 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 31 16 06
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
11 Sep 2017
“Amazing Mexican restaurant”
18 Feb 2017
“Great food, great service!”
Closed Now
Mexican, Latin, Central American, South American
$$ - $$$
Calle Nunez de Balboa 37, 28001 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I found the decoration very nice and colorfull. Tthe attention is perfect, they will kindly recomend you the best option. I found "mole" delicious and exactly like the one prepared by my mexican friend. On saturday there is a mariachi singing songs all around the...More

Thank mcpozuelo
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Been to this restaurant various times and can only commend the place on its good food, excellent and quick service and attention to detail of the staff. This last time, we ate the guacamole, chicken flautas, chicken alambre and "tacos al pastor" (pork+tortillas) and it...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We already tried some mexican rests in Madrid, but this one is out choice so far. Top food quality, good mexican beers, the service was fast and pleasant. Go down the stairs and come back up very satisfied.

Thank João S
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Tucked away downstairs is the large restaurant. The decor is "Mexican" with large wall murals and trinkets around the room. We ordered guacamole, tacos pibil and some chicken in cream sauce. The tortilla chips were not fresh. The pibil was great but the chicken was...More

Thank GD_Westoun
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

You can start drinking margaritas and after that the waiter can choose for you. It's a good way to eat the specialities of the restaurant. The dish with cactus is delicious.and the atmosphere nice

Thank mariahermida h
Reviewed 1 November 2014

The food was very disappointing. Bland guacamole, nothing but the taste of cheese in the quesadillas, main courses uninteresting and greasy. The female servers were friendly, but the men were arrogant and rude. In no way recommendable. The exorbitant bill at the end of the...More

Thank kbmadrid
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Coming across this place by accident, I found the location of the restaurant really strange and was almost sure it was dying out or something. There was no one else there and the waiters were unbelievably snobby and did not provide any insight into their...More

Thank ReyVas
Reviewed 6 June 2013

This restaurant is nice, friendly and the service is very good and friendly. We didnot have to. Wait long for our meals to arrive. The food is delicious. They serve good micheladas but also delicious tamarind juice. Prices are reasonable, so if you are looking...More

Thank NoorLeb
Reviewed 22 January 2011

We were seated in the 'patio'...I would recommend sitting in the adjacent room (nearer the entrance) as we noticed on the way out the atmosphere seemed a lot better. Also in the patio there is a huge tv screen...ok while theres music playing, But rather...More

Thank BryanLuna
Reviewed 23 May 2009

We used to go to this restaurant a lot in 2006-2007 However last year (2008) we had a really bad experience. I took a client along and the food was really poor, they didn´t have any decent wine and we found the waitress to be...More

Thank Goodfoodguidespain
Barrio de Salamanca
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frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
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blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Central American, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Nunez de Balboa 37, 28001 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Barrio Salamanca
  • Neighbourhood: Barrio Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 914 31 16 06
  • E-mail
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