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Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral

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Calle Fuencarral 43, 28004 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 31 68 77
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Barcelona, Spain
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93 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My local friend asked me to meet her here for lunch and am I glad she did. The offer your typical selection of tapas, burgers and salads but with a chic touch. The location cant be beat, you can enjoy the view of the people going up and down fuencarral street. The prices are ridiculous (in a good way) fairly... More 

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Thank barrets11
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

We've loved to read your review! Thank you so much! It's very important for us that our clients enjoy Lateral experience! Regards, More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Long line in the entrance English menu is hard to understend. The food wasnt testy and the service was bad.

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Thank shay e
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for sharing with us your impressions about our restaurant. We always need customer feedback in order to improve every day in our work. We expect you will give us another opportunity to offer you an inolvidable experience. Our apologies, Regards More 

Portland, Oregon
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203 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

When we were in Madrid a few years back, we liked this restaurant (and it's sister location in Plaza Santa Ana) so much we ate there multiple times. Unfortunately, it hasn't been able to keep up to it's former levels. Service was brusque and impersonal, and the food is nothing special. Considering how many great places there are to eat... More 

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Thank TheRealPhilGold
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

Thanks for posting a review on TripAdvisor, the views of our customers helps us identify potential areas for improvement and allows us to grow every day. Regards, More 

Buckie
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184 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We came here on our first night in Madrid on recommendation of our hotel. Its just off a main shopping street and, on the night we were there, very busy. We had to wait for a table but only for about 5 minutes. We had five different tapas and we enjoyed some more than others. There was an especially good... More 

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Thank IainCDBuckie
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

We are glad that you liked our restaurant and want to thank you for recommending it. Hope to see you again soon! More 

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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Lateral on Calle Fuencarral was literally a two minute walk from our apartment in Madrid. We stopped off here at about 20:00 in the evening for a quick drink and some croquetas, but then decided to stay and have tapas for dinner. Knowing that Lateral was a small chain of around five restaurants in Madrid and one in Barcelona, we... More 

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Thank Nik B
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Lateral. We hope to see you soon. Kind regards. More 

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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The tapas here were fantastic! My friend who lives in Madrid took us here as it is one of her favorite spots and we loved it for a quick lunch spot. All our food arrived quick, as did the cocktails, and everything was delicious!

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Thank Lovelyleo8880
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

We are glad that you liked our restaurant and want to thank you for recommending it. Hope to see you again soon! More 

Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Was recommended Lateral by the front desk of our hotel. Was a true highlight of our trip with amazing food and service.

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Thank Jason F
LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

We've loved to read your review! Thank you so much! It's very important for us that our clients enjoy Lateral experience! Regards, More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

In a city of amazing restaurants, I'm not sure why anyone would go to a chain restaurant like Lateral. We did, and it was a mistake. Poor service and food. Poor value for money.

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LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience in our restaurant. We apologize for any inconvenience. We hope to see you again soon and improve your experience here. More 

Souderton, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We just arrived home from Madrid and we wanted to comment on Lateral. Our hotel/apartment was a 5 minute walk to the restaurant. We ordered eggplant to share and 3 tapas each (beef, chicken, meatballs) on our first night and everything was delicious. We also ate there last night (our last night in Madrid) and ordered some of the same... More 

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LATERAL_REST, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Lateral Fuencarral, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you very much for your comment! We are glad you enjoyed your experience in our restaurant! Hope to see you again soon! More 

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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Nice terrace but sometimes impossible to get a table. Too crowded!! Regular service and food. No wifi!!! Outrageous!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Fuencarral 43, 28004 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Malasana
  • Neighbourhood: Malasana
  • Phone Number: +34 915 31 68 77
Description
El restaurante Lateral de la calle Fuencarral, el tercer establecimiento que la marca abre en Madrid, fue inaugurado en febrero de 2003 con la intencion de ofertar el modelo de negocio a una de las zonas de mayor crecimiento multicultural y economico de la capital.El restaurante, disenado por el interiorista Inigo Well, ofrece un local exclusivo donde destacan la madera, la luz y un espectacular botellero que preside la sala. El espacio ofrece 30 mesas en el la sala interior y 10 mas en la terraza acondicionada para su uso durante todo el ano.Fuencarral, se ha convertido en uno de los sitios de referencia para cenar en Madrid y mas concretamente en el barrio de Chueca.Horario de cocina: ininterrumpido de domingo a miercoles desde las 12.00 a las 24.00 horas y de jueves a sabado hasta las 01.00Horario de local: de domingo a miercoles desde las 12.00 a las 24.00 horas y de jueves a sabado hasta las 02.00

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Staying in Malasana

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Malasana
Hip bars and galleries, independent theaters and music venues, young people with tattoos and funky hair, narrow winding streets — this is Malasaña. Near the center, Plaza Dos de Mayo is a gathering of friends outside bars, dog owners, artists under craft tents, and creative types with notebooks and sketchpads on the plaza’s benches. It may not be as neat and tidy as many other parts of the city, but this only adds to the Malasaña edge. Shops and bars here range from hippie-crunchy to upscale trendy, and on weekends, the streets are bustling around the clock as the nightlife progresses from dinner to bar to disco to late-night food. On the west side of the neighbourhood is the subdistrict called Conde Duque, named after a large pink fort in its center that has been converted into a cultural center for exhibitions and performances. Prettier yet just as edgy, this intimate corner of Malasaña is home to a young international community.
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