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Calle Principe 16, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 915 21 89 11
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13:00 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 16:30
Mon - Thu 21:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 21:00 - 02:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Our first visit this week was fantastic. Great food, amazing service. So much so that we changed our plans so that we could go back before we left Madrid. Big mistake. Our waiter (different guy) was rude, there was a noticeable drop in service level and more importantly in food quality. So disappointing, wouldn't go back there.

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Thank SeashellT
Mezklum R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Mezklum, responded to this review

Hello, We want to apologize if the waiter has been an antipathic with you, since it is not our company policy. But as every human being could have a bad day, although it is no excuse. The food was bad? We do not understand where we fail. We would like to know, to check that it has been able to... More 

Jona, Switzerland
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Terrible service. We were 7 and they brought food for 3 but did no come to say why the remaining 4 had to wait almost 30 minutes for theirs. The steak was terrible but we did enjoy the starter meal.

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Thank ogaerick
Mezklum R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Mezklum, responded to this review

Hello We are sorry that you did not enjoy your meal in Mezklum. We do not understand that he has been able to spend so that they have waited 30 minutes for their food, if they could tell us what happened, through the cameras we can check what happened. I hope they give us a second chance, since it is... More 

Brazil
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230 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Looking for a place to eat, we stumbled upon this restaurant and decided to give it a try. Nice decor, average service, good food. The €11 lunch menu was complete: bread, one entrée, one main course, drink (glass of wine) and dessert or coffee. Fellow travelers, we recommend it!

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Thank Annex_BR
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We had two starters (generous portions) and the burgers. The meat was excellent. All in all, a great value for the quality of the food. We also had a great/friendly server.

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Thank Laura H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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180 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Accidentally stumbled upon Mezklum while walking around the old town last July. It was baking hot and we were looking for a nice place for an early lunch with tapas. The food was amazing! The service was impeccable. This place must get very busy at night.

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Thank DCalexandre
Cotswold
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Small entrance belies a smart ,welcoming and lively restaurant inside. Inside the decor is modern and comfortable.The food was exceptional with a modern take on Spanish food. Enjoyed it so much we went back a second time and were not disappointed. The service was friendly without being intrusive .

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Thank amdram55
Mezklum R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Mezklum, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We continue to learn to improve. We hope to return soon!!! Greetings, Mezklum More 

Lisbon, Portugal
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Terrible service. Disrespectful, not Nice. They made a mistake with the check and they weren't Polite about it. Didn't even apologize for the mistake. Just almost kicked us Out. The waitress that has a flower tattoo on her arm was the most rude person in the world. We dont recommend it to anyone. Only to our worst enemies.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

The octopus was delicious and the deserts are perfect! :-) We got very nice and surprisingly fast service. The interior of the place is charming, worth spending an evening here! Prices are acceptable.

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Thank elmoblues
Madrid, Spain
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142 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2012

Near of one of main night bar area in Madrid....after dinner you dont need take a taxi, car or other transportation... only walk 100 m. If you go in couple you can eat like Romans emperors (in a bed)... if you prefer something eat in "normal way" perfect too. Decoration is based on changing soft colour light, some TV with... More 

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2 Thank RafaMadrid_Spain
Sliema, Malta
1 review
Reviewed 26 July 2011

I dined alone for a lunchon a recent business journey in Madrid. The food was modern and wonderfully prepared and presented. Particular ly, the restaurant staff was very attentive and friendly while maintaining the fine dining and all request was quickly and enthusiatically delivered.

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Thank Sliema_Azzopardi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$27
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:30
Monday
13:00 - 16:30
21:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:30
21:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:30
21:00 - 01:00
Thursday
13:00 - 16:30
21:00 - 01:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:30
21:00 - 02:00
Saturday
13:00 - 16:30
21:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principe 16, 28012 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Huertas
  • Neighbourhood: Huertas
  • Phone Number: +34 915 21 89 11

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Staying in Huertas

Neighbourhood Profile
Huertas
Also known as Barrio de las Letras, Huertas was once home to prominent literary figures, Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega among them. The neighbourhood is committed to celebrating its rich heritage: Calle Huertas itself is inlaid with quotes from celebrated authors, street names pay homage to them, and second-hand bookshops pervade. Huertas receives a fair amount of spillover from the center — side streets around Plaza Santa Ana take on a foreign party atmosphere at night, and you always see young backpackers navigating the streets — but as you descend into the neighbourhood, everything becomes a little more cramped and slightly less refined, and takes on more of an underground feel. Live music is at the heart of Huertas: by night, its subdued bars are ideal for meeting friends, sipping cocktails, and chatting quietly while enjoying jazz or singer-songwriter performances.
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