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Freiduria de Gallinejas Embajadores

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Calle Embajadores 84, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 17 59 33
11:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Went to this small old restaurant to taste the food from Madrid. Ordered 5 Fried intestines, with bread and two beers. Food was good (taste is not for everyone). Didnt like the service though. They treat you as doing you a favor, or as if its free food. Price was affordable by the way.

Thank Jaime J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Just because they offer this special "cuisine", they think they are the best and they aren't. Service is awful and the place looks poor maintained (even though it could be very nice because it's an old building). The food was ok. Everything we ordered was what we expected apart of the chips, that were disgusting. They are supposed to be... More 

Thank Antoni P
Melbourne, Australia
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015

While incredibly popular with the locals, the cuisine offered by this restaurant is certainly an acquired taste. We were the only foreigners here on this night. Unlike us, I suggest you Google ‘gallinejas’ in advance to see what sort of food you are signing up for. Clearly the food was to the liking of the crowd of locals eating here... More 

1 Thank AlexMaz
Madrid, Spain
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014

This is as authentic as it gets, for Madrid, for Spain, for Southern Europe. The fritters are just that: offal...visceral things: sheep intestine, fried... This is might be the last bastion for this kind of food in Madrid, if you want something really authentic and are ready to take up a dare. Located near where once Madrid's slaughterhouse was. This... More 

Thank WWTravel_55
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Reviewed 6 May 2013

This is the Madrid equivalent of St John Bread & Wine, minus the price tag and the comfy surroundings. You find yourself sitting in a no-nonsense canteen in a residential neighbourhood off the beaten track. The menu is wall-to-wall offal, such as lamb's intestine, sweetbreads, tripe and other things Google couldn't find translations for. (Bring an appetite AND a sense... More 

2 Thank Sophie P

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11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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  • Address: Calle Embajadores 84, 28012 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +34 915 17 59 33

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?