Brunch may not seem the most Spanish of traditions, but there are so many great places in Madrid that have adopted Sunday brunch and given it a delicious Spanish twist!
Here at Devour Madrid we’re an international bunch, but for at least half of us, brunch is something we grew up with. Luckily, Madrid has been quick to adopt this Sunday tradition as one of their own, and over the past few years brunch in Madrid has become one of the most popular ways to spend a Sunday morning.
If you’re craving a delicious brunch in Madrid, look no further. We’ve compiled for you the best brunch spots throughout the city, ranging in neighborhood, cuisine and price. Check out some of these delicious choices for a relaxing and enjoyable weekend meal here in Madrid. And remember, we can design a custom food tour Sunday mornings too, allowing you to “brunch” on the go.
Please note: Brunch in Madrid places go in and out of style like anywhere else in the world– please double check these places are open and still well-reviewed before you reserve!
Carmencita Bar is known for their American-fusion food, especially their delicious hamburgers and incredible brunch! Choose your meal from a variety of nationalities (American, English, Spanish…), and don’t forget your mimosa or Bloody Mary! Fridays, Saturday and Sundays, you can head to Carmencita for some eggs benedict or huevos rancheros, complete with a drink of your choice. Weekends fill up quickly, so call ahead and make a reservation for what many people have call the best brunch in Madrid (most agree it’s also the most affordable).
Address: Calle San Vicente Ferrer, 51
Phone: 915 23 80 73
Welcome to the cocktail-gastro bar, Le Cabrera, where delicious French-inspired food is served up for a Sunday brunch in Madrid that you won’t want to miss! The restaurant has a gorgeous interior and dishes like the Croque-Madame and eggs “Bénédicte” that will make your mouth water.
Address: Calle Bárbara de Braganza, 2
Phone No.: 913 19 94 57
Price: 25€ – 30€
Santo Restaurante & Deli
This restaurant is the pet project of Brazilian chef Juliana Aguiar, who wanted to create a restaurant-delicatessen using the concept of “comfortable food.” And thus, Santo Restaurante & Deli was born, serving a fixed-price brunch every Sunday that you won’t want to miss. The menu displays traditional Spanish dishes with a couple of Brazilian twists, to be enjoyed in the cozy environment of Santo’s.
Address: Calle Caños del Peral, 9
Phone No.: 91 542 00 50
El Brunch del Palace
Every Sunday, the Hotel Westin Palace restaurant, La Rotonda Palace, serves a delicious brunch, complete with savory-and-sweet buffet and live entertainment. Brunch begins at 1:30, and the live musical performance begins at 2. Call ahead and make reservations at one of the swankiest, most delicious brunches in town.
Address: Plaza de las Cortes, 7
Phone No.: 91 360 76 67
Bristolbar is known to have the most authentic British brunch in Madrid, with products that have come straight from the United Kingdom. Bristolbar offers a variety of brunch options for Saturdays, so if you’re craving that delicious English breakfast, look no further!
Address: Calle Almirante, 20
Phone No.: 915 224 568
Price: 10.50€ – 24.50€
Located in the trendy neighborhood of Chueca, La Candelita serves a delicious brunch in Madrid that features dishes inspired by Latin American and traditional American and British cuisine. Stop by this trendy spot while you take a walk through the fantastic surrounding neighborhood.
Address: Calle Barquillo 30
Phone No.: 915 23 85 53
Between 1:30 and 4 o’clock, feast on what is perhaps the most elaborate Sunday brunch in Madrid at the Hotel Intercontinental. The hotel always features an exotic plate, like sushi or tartar. But that’s only the beginning of their brunch extravaganza: the Intercontinental organizes a different thematic buffet every week, ranging from seafood to Galician cuisine to Mother’s Day specials. Finally, the hotel hosts a classical musician for the adults as well as an entertainer for the children!
Address: Paseo de la Castellana, 49
Phone No.: 91 700 73 70
Price: 50€ – 75€
A self-proclaimed New York style restaurant, Martinez Bar opens during the weekends for brunch including the classic, yet in Madrid elusive, bagel. The restaurant serves up a great version of an American brunch in Madrid that will make you feel right at home, although it does include a Spanish twist or two, by offering items like salmorejo (a cold tomato soup) and jamón ibérico (the world-famous Spanish cured Iberian ham). And of course, Martinez Bar makes a mean Bloody Mary to accompany your meal!
Address: Calle del Barco, 4
Phone No.: 910 802 683
Price: 9.90€, drinks not included
Join Maricastaña for a more sophisticated experience, where you’ll eat a brunch in Madrid that’s a bit lighter, though no less delicious. With fruits, yogurts, and artisanal jams to start followed by quiches, lasagnas and egg dishes, Maricastaña won’t disappoint you with its tasty plates and beautiful presentation. Each meal is served on black stone trays, decorated artistically with all manners of brunch foods. Call and reserve your spot for brunch, served Sundays between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Address: Calle Corredera Baja de San Pablo, 12
Phone No.: 91 082 71 42
Price: 20€ or 28€ with Bloody Mary
Here is a restaurant that combines great price and fantastic quality into one delightful brunch in Madrid. Begin with your Bloody Mary or their signature Mimosa NYC to accompany a great cup of coffee and bowl of fruit and yogurt. Various pastries and breads precede your main course, be it eggs benedict or a roast beef sandwich. No doubt the brunch menu at Lo Siguiente will have your planning your return before you’ve even left.
Address: Calle Fernando VI, 11
Phone No.: 913 19 52 61
The Glass Bar at the Urban Hotel in Madrid presents the brunch in Madrid we all dream of, but never can find: the champagne brunch! Enjoy your meal surrounded by glass tables, glass chairs and glass lamps, and sip champagne along with the hippest crowd in Madrid. Don’t be fooled, though the bubbly is the buzzword here at the Glass Bar, the food certainly gives it a run for its money. Between the food, the drinks and the décor, you won’t be able to resist this super-chic Sunday brunch.
Address: Carrera de San Jerónimo, 34
Phone No.: 91 787 77 70
As the weather warms up, head over to the Salamanca neighborhood for a lovely brunch in the private garden of Iroco restaurant. Known for its “nouvelle cuisine,” this popular restaurant serves a weekly brunch in Madrid that you’ll want to keep coming back to. Without a set menu, you can order what you like based on your tastes, whether they be for eggs benedict, pancakes, crepes, or hamburgers.
Address: Calle de Velázquez, 18
Phone No.: 914 31 73 81
Price: Varies, entrees between 11€ and 15€
As you can see, there are so many places to choose from for your brunch in Madrid, none of which will disappoint. Try out a few of our recommendations, and tell us what you think!
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