My Madrid – Trevor of a Texan in Spain

Trevor Huxham

Welcome to My Madrid, a new series here on the Madrid Food Tour blog in which bloggers from Madrid and all around Spain tell us a little bit about what Madrid means to them. We love hearing about other people’s Madrid favorites, and who better to ask than a bunch of adventurous bloggers?  Today’s post […]

Insider’s Guide to Madrid

Foodies in Madrid

One of our favorite things to do here at Madrid Food Tour is trade secrets about Madrid’s hidden gems. Put this group of food and wine enthusiasts in a room and we will undoubtedly erupt into discussions about where to find the best snails in the old town, why Ribera wine is better than Rioja […]

My Madrid – Cat of Sunshine and Siestas

Things to do in Madrid

Welcome to My Madrid, a new series here on the Madrid Food Tour blog in which bloggers from Madrid and all around Spain tell us a little bit about what Madrid means to them. We love hearing about other people’s Madrid favorites, and who better to ask than a bunch of adventurous bloggers?  Today’s post […]

My Madrid – Cassandra of Gee, Cassandra

what to do in madrid

Welcome to My Madrid, a new series here on the Madrid Food Tour blog in which bloggers from Madrid and all around Spain tell us a little bit about what Madrid means to them. We love hearing about other people’s Madrid favorites, and who better to ask than a bunch of adventurous bloggers?  Today’s post […]

My Madrid – Kaley of Y Mucho Más

Welcome to My Madrid, a new series here on the Madrid Food Tour blog in which bloggers from Madrid and all around Spain tell us a little bit about what Madrid means to them. We love hearing about other people’s Madrid favorites, and who better to ask than a bunch of adventurous bloggers?  Today’s post […]

Typical Food to Eat in Madrid and its History

This plate of pig ear, mixed with bacon and served with a slice of lemon is one of the most typical bizarre foods in Madrid.

Here at Madrid Food Tour, we’re pretty adventurous eaters. We’ll try anything and firmly believe that the best way to get to know a city is by eating everything the locals love. In Madrid, our adventurous spirit serves us well, as many of the typical plates tend to be a little bit odd for us […]

Where to Shop in Madrid

where to shop in Madrid

When you think of fashion capitals of the world, Madrid most likely does not come to mind. We may not be pumping out the trends like New York or Paris, but Madrid is definitely a city of fashion. Take a stroll down Calle Velázquez and you’re sure to feel horribly underdressed in the sea of tailored […]

8 Foodie Things to do in Madrid

Be it traditional Sunday lunch with family, tapas-hopping with friends or hours spent at the markets picking up the freshest local produce, the Madrid lifestyle centers around food! Madrid is a haven for foodies. Our food-obsessed team can often be overheard trading secrets about where to go for the best tortilla española, caracoles or vermut […]

Foodie Things to Buy in Madrid

Foodies in Madrid

With a culture that revolves around meal times and socializing, it’s easy to spend your entire trip to Madrid eating and drinking your way through the city. That’s what we recommend, anyway. The Arab and Mediterranean influences make for traditional dishes that will wow your senses, and the melting pot of cultures in Madrid offer […]

Books to Read About Spain

Spain is a magical place with so much to see and discover (and eat!) – stir up your passion for our beautiful country with these amazing books! We’re willing to bet that if you ask any expat living in Spain how they came to fall in love with the supposed land of flamenco, bull fights and […]