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Cantina La Traviesa

Calle Cuchilleros 10, 28005 Madrid, Spain
+34 913 66 93 37
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (29 reviews)
“ham” (10 reviews)
“cod” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:15 AM - 11:15 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Cuchilleros 10, 28005 Madrid, Spain
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a wine and tapas tour, liked it so much came back the next day for lunch. Their torenos were excellent, we ordered for lunch a pitcher of sangria and chicken paella, our lunch was fabulous. The wait staff was attentive, highly...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good service, quick courteous and very helpful with foreigners trying to understand what to order..... and the seafood paella was the best I have tasted.

Thank Effie N
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Walked in circles to find this place. Tables right on the street separated by thin plastic wall. Started with delicious freshly sliced tomatoes with olive oil and oregano and plate of sliced manchego cheese and jamón serrano. Disappointed in paella de mariscos. Tasted bland compared...More

Thank Chiquis926
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We decided not to bother researching and just stumbled upon this. Served initially with a free amazing tapa of Iberian ham and fantastic cheese, we ordered a delicious freshly battered and fried cod meal, plus the best pimientos, perfectly salted. Waiter had some character and...More

Thank Davidcosgrave
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We came in here to have a few classes of sangria before ordering the food, as we weren't hungry yet. The restaurant being empty, we didn't it would be of any problem. Not sure if they understood us as they kept bugging us every 5...More

Thank Henri L
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Whether part of a tour, or on your own, this Cantina was super. The owner even let us take a picture of us with him. Food, etc was great. Quaint place where everyone was friendly.

Thank Beverly N
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

After many great reviews I decided to stop by, and it did not live up to expectations. The food was average, not great or out of the ordinary, mostly like a decent tourist trap. Go here for a nice meal near Plaza Mayor, but don't...More

Thank ChristhyDK
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I have only read other travellers reports on this restaurant since coming home, so I see that it has mixed responses. So, 4 adults went for lunch - 2 had chicken paella which was freshly made and they said was delicious. My wife had lambs...More

Thank whenslunch
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Located in the Latin Quarter, La Traviesa filled our need for paella and red wine. Our waiter was kind and helpful, the lighting a bit bright, but friendly, and dinner was comforting. We also enjoyed chatting with the locals around the bar.

Thank sidder
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good location, friendly waiters and good Spanish tapas. Fish dishes are only mediocre, go for ham etc. Seating outdoor a bit distrurbing with all the street vendors..

Thank Martin F
Nearby
Centro
Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:15 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
11:15 AM - 11:15 PM
Wednesday
11:15 AM - 11:15 PM
Thursday
11:15 AM - 11:15 PM
Friday
11:15 AM - 11:15 PM
Saturday
11:15 AM - 11:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Cuchilleros 10, 28005 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 913 66 93 37
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