Guidebook for Madrid

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Guidebook for Madrid

Essentials

Cross the street (Calle Arapiles) to find the Corte Ingles Supermarket, in the basement. The he top floors have restaurants, bakeries, and a full fledge department store.
El Corte Inglés Hogar
3 Calle de Magallanes
Cross the street (Calle Arapiles) to find the Corte Ingles Supermarket, in the basement. The he top floors have restaurants, bakeries, and a full fledge department store.
The French supermarket chain, a bit cheaper than the Corte Ingles.
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Carrefour Market
158 Calle de Fuencarral
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The French supermarket chain, a bit cheaper than the Corte Ingles.
This is the actual Corte Inglés Grocery Store, in the basement.
El Corte Inglés
10 Calle de Arapiles
This is the actual Corte Inglés Grocery Store, in the basement.
This is the local bakery.
La Antigua Tahona De Magallanes
28 Calle de Magallanes
This is the local bakery.
Best bakery in Madrid, worth the 10 minute walk. Get there early because they will run out of bread.
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Panic
13 Calle Conde Duque
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Best bakery in Madrid, worth the 10 minute walk. Get there early because they will run out of bread.

Shopping

24 hour pharmacy
Trebol Pharmacy
31 Calle Eloy Gonzalo
24 hour pharmacy
Our local pharmacy
Farmacia Igea Gil
6 Glorieta de Quevedo
Our local pharmacy
Higher end bakery and food to go. Their cakes are very popular.
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Pastelería Mallorca
7 Calle de Bravo Murillo
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Higher end bakery and food to go. Their cakes are very popular.
Dry cleaning. The alternative is inside Corte Inglés, across the street.
Tintorería 5àsec
2 Calle de Fernando el Católico
Dry cleaning. The alternative is inside Corte Inglés, across the street.
The wine store in the best part of our neighborhood. Often they open up a bottle for everyone to try, so do pop in if you go by.
Plaza de Olavide, 5
5 Plaza de Olavide
The wine store in the best part of our neighborhood. Often they open up a bottle for everyone to try, so do pop in if you go by.

Drinks & Nightlife

Our local pub. The food isn't gourmet but the place has a great environment.
La Nueva
7 Calle de Arapiles
Our local pub. The food isn't gourmet but the place has a great environment.
The perfect neighborhood outdoor cafe or "terraza." If the weather is remotely nice, come out for a beer.
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Plaza Olavide
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The perfect neighborhood outdoor cafe or "terraza." If the weather is remotely nice, come out for a beer.
The busy place to go for the local afterwork or early weekend experience.
La Taberna de Quevedo
145 Calle Fuencarral
The busy place to go for the local afterwork or early weekend experience.
A classic Marileño spot. Try its famous Tortilla de Patatas.
Kibey II
31 Calle de Palafox
A classic Marileño spot. Try its famous Tortilla de Patatas.
It's a bar but you can definitely eat some real Extremeño food you won't soon forget.
Plaza de Olavide, 9
9 Plaza de Olavide
It's a bar but you can definitely eat some real Extremeño food you won't soon forget.

Food Scene

This chain of cafeterias offers friendly service and family-style food all day long
VIPS
9 Glorieta Quevedo
This chain of cafeterias offers friendly service and family-style food all day long
The ultimate local Chamberi restaurant with a fixed lunch menu offering Madrileño specialties (all included, including wine). Go past the bar to the sit down area.
Cantalejo Restaurante
5 Calle de Fernando el Católico
The ultimate local Chamberi restaurant with a fixed lunch menu offering Madrileño specialties (all included, including wine). Go past the bar to the sit down area.
Madrileño food to go, including rotisserie chicken and other specialties at good prices.
Villa del Narcea Ready Meals
4 Calle de Fernando el Católico
Madrileño food to go, including rotisserie chicken and other specialties at good prices.
Cool little restaurant and cafe.
El Arquibar
5 Travesía Del Conde Duque
Cool little restaurant and cafe.
Great breakfast, good coffee, organic food, chill vibe.
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Café Federal
9 Plaza de las Comendadoras
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Great breakfast, good coffee, organic food, chill vibe.
Great little restaurant at the heart of the neighborhood. Don't miss it. Sit outside if you can.
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Mama Campo
22 C. de Trafalgar
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Great little restaurant at the heart of the neighborhood. Don't miss it. Sit outside if you can.
The hip place to have a beer outside, eat something light, or have a cup of coffee.
Café Moderno
1 Plaza de las Comendadoras
The hip place to have a beer outside, eat something light, or have a cup of coffee.
Great place to have breakfast, a drink, cup of coffee, or some food. It's a large place made for hanging out.
Calle Eloy Gonzalo, 10
10 Calle Eloy Gonzalo
Great place to have breakfast, a drink, cup of coffee, or some food. It's a large place made for hanging out.

Sightseeing

Perfect spot to take in the neighborhood. The perfect place to sit outside an enjoy a beer, a glass of wine, a cup of coffee, or any kind of aperitiv
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Plaza de Olavide
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Perfect spot to take in the neighborhood. The perfect place to sit outside an enjoy a beer, a glass of wine, a cup of coffee, or any kind of aperitiv
A beautiful modern park.
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Canal de Isabel II
10 Calle José Abascal
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A beautiful modern park.
Check out one of Spain's most fascinating turn of the century painters. This is his very extensive personal collection. Not to be missed.
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Museo Sorolla
37 Paseo del General Martínez Campos
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Check out one of Spain's most fascinating turn of the century painters. This is his very extensive personal collection. Not to be missed.

Everything Else

HM Hospital Universitario Madrid
16 Plaza del Conde del Valle de Súchil
Closest hospital.
Great cultural center with good programming plus a big outdoor cafe during warmer months.
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Centro Cultural Conde Duque
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Great cultural center with good programming plus a big outdoor cafe during warmer months.
One of the few movie theaters in Madrid where you can see movies in their original language, right next door.
Teatro Quevedo
18 Calle de Bravo Murillo
One of the few movie theaters in Madrid where you can see movies in their original language, right next door.
Taxi stand. Although you can easily hail a cab on San Bernardo, you should find a parked cab waiting for a ride. If there are none, simply stand line and they'll show up.
Glorieta de Quevedo, 6
6 Glorieta de Quevedo
Taxi stand. Although you can easily hail a cab on San Bernardo, you should find a parked cab waiting for a ride. If there are none, simply stand line and they'll show up.

Parks & Nature

Covering over 125 hectares and comprising more than 15,000 trees, El Retiro Park is a green oasis in the heart of the city. In it you’ll find all kinds of interesting monuments and gardens, including the Jardín de Vivaces, the Jardines de Cecilio Rodríguez (Andalusian-inspired classicistic gardens), the Jardines del Arquitecto Herrero Palacios, the Rosaleda rose garden and the Parterre Francés, which holds a Mexican conifer that is nearly 400 years old and is believed to be Madrid’s oldest tree.
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Buen Retiro-parken
7 Plaza de la Independencia
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Covering over 125 hectares and comprising more than 15,000 trees, El Retiro Park is a green oasis in the heart of the city. In it you’ll find all kinds of interesting monuments and gardens, including the Jardín de Vivaces, the Jardines de Cecilio Rodríguez (Andalusian-inspired classicistic gardens), the Jardines del Arquitecto Herrero Palacios, the Rosaleda rose garden and the Parterre Francés, which holds a Mexican conifer that is nearly 400 years old and is believed to be Madrid’s oldest tree.