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Calle Doctor Castelo 48, 28009 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 09 25 22
09:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Tue 09:00 - 16:00
Wed - Sun 09:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

AMAZING DINNER ONE OF A KIND SERVICE NOT A SINGLE BAD DISH perfect starter perfect main course perfect second plate deserts to die for

Thank sunnnnnnn
Madrid Spain
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172 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Big portions, so arrive hungry as you will not want to waste any of the great dishes you can order here. Full- then no worries they will pack up what you can't eat to enjoy at home later. probably better to book if you plan to go at a popular time

Thank Kenshare
Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The service was exquisite and the food really good. I had cider and a cachopo which is like a schnitzel with cheese and jamon and it was amazingly good. The portion was enormous enough for 2. I forced myself because it was so tasty.

Thank Kiwienespain
Panama City, Panama
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116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We used to go to another Asturian restaurant in the same street where this one is located, but it closed last year, so we were recommended to go to this one, and I must say it is a wonderful restaurant. We had fabada, typical of Asturias, and then "rodaballo" in garlic sauce, which is a fish of the north of... More 

Thank Bruni B
Miami, Florida
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We used to go to another Asturian restaurant on this same street, but it closed last year and we were told that this one was excellent, and it is true. The fabada is delicious, and the "rodaballo" in garlic sauce out of this world. Desserts are large enough to share. Service is fast. Best make reservations as it can get... More 

Thank LordKeystone
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place to discover Spanish food with the locals either at the bar or restaurant. The eggs and prawns on chips is fab even if it may sound weird ... Would definitely recommend it!

Thank WillEireann
Lahti, Finland
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310 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We had an excellent dinner in this comfortable restaurant. Wine was good, starters were excellent and main food (fish and meat) amazing. Finally we had special dessert from Asturias area. Actually the whole dinner was from North of Spain. Furthermore the staff was very nice and professional, and the location of the restaurant close to O'Donnell was very practical. This... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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78 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

If you like Asturian food, this is the place to go in Madrid, I am told. I had lunch there last week and was very impressed and would highly recommend it. They have a wide selection of fabadas, white bean soup in a nutshell, for those uninitiated. I had Fabes con almejas, white beans with clams and let me tell... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014

Without reservations I can say that La Hoja continues to be one of my favorite restaurants in Spain and all over the world. You need to start ordering some drinks (canas) and they will give you small free tapas. If you are really hungry you should order fabada or verdines with lobster (better for winter). If you just have appetite... More 

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Asyut, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

I was taken by my Spanish friend to taste traditional Spanish Cuisine.. We had Eggs/prawn as starter, wich was very nice, then I had the T Bone with Cabrales Cheese, amazing, very tasty, especially as it cooks on your plate (although I asked him to cook it again to med well, they serve it a bit raw).. great meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Doctor Castelo 48, 28009 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Retiro
  • Neighbourhood: Retiro
  • Phone Number: +34 914 09 25 22

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?