Tapas & Wine Tasting Tour

Madrid Tapas, Taverns and History Tour. The best tapas tour in Madrid!

...like visiting a friend in Madrid who knows all the great places to eat!
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Key Information: Evening Tapas & Wine Tasting Tour

Offered most evenings at 6:30 pm / 7:30 pm / 8:30 pm
Tours last approximately 3 hours
Starts at Calle Arenal, 9. Ends in Plaza Mayor.
€85 per adult (€70.25 plus 21% Spanish sales tax)

What to Expect on Your Tour

Join us for a mouth-watering evening of Madrid’s most delicious tapas and Spain’s incredible wines across four of the capital’s best tucked-away family-run tapas bars! Cool draft vermouth, freshly-sliced jamón paired with sparkling cava and hot-off-the-grill tapas washed down with full-bodied reds – you’ll taste it all, learn a lot and be led by a passionate English-speaking guide on this 3-hour Madrid tapas and wine tasting tour!

With hundreds of 5-star rave reviews and rated #1 on TripAdvisor, we offer Madrid’s best tapas tours!

The evening begins in true Madrid style – surrounded by locals in an historic, atmospheric tavern sipping vermouth and nibbling on tapas. Your guide will let you in on the secret of this local aperitif tradition and  give you essential tips for doing tapas like a local.

Next, you’ll be whisked off to a hidden family-run deli and tapas bar where Spain’s greatest delicacy – yes, jamón! – will be sliced before your eyes by a master carver. As the slices of acorn-fed black-hoof jamón melt on your tongue you’ll wash it back with (and learn all about) the perfect pairing – Spanish sparkling cava.

But the night is young! Next you’ll sip white and rosé wine and taste the house specialties at a gorgeous 19th century tavern run by a mother and her two sons. And finally you’ll head to another iconic tavern run by a family who makes their own wine. Over plates of sizzling prawns and juicy grilled tapas your guide will lead a fun and informative tasting of the family’s four red wines. You’ll discover Spain’s most famous grape, decode the complex system of Spanish wine labeling and learn what makes Spain (the world’s largest vineyard!) the sleeping giant of the wine world. And of course, you’ll finish up your experience with something sinfully sweet.*

Whether you’re a wine connoisseur or just love to sip, you’ll learn tips for enjoying (and ordering!) tapas and wine in Spain and plenty of fun facts that’ll help you enjoy wine once you get home.

How much food and wine is included? Enough tapas for a hearty dinner paired with 8 Spanish wines (about 6 full glasses in total – enough to be glowing by the end!).

As with all Devour Madrid food tours, you’ll be led by one of our small team of expert, passionate English-speaking guides. And you’ll get a copy of our Devouring Madrid guide, which is packed with all our favorite places to eat and drink in the city. Plus, exclusive to this tour, you’ll also get our Madrid Wine Guide, which will ensure the great wine flows freely for the rest of your stay.

Join us for the most delicious, fun and informative tapas and wine tour in Madrid!

Please Note: In order to give a true taste of Madrid’s tapas culture, this tour visits four authentic, busy tapas bars. The first three bars offer standing room only (as is tradition in Madrid when tapas-hopping). There is seating at the last bar. Also, this tour is open to guests aged 18 years and up. Finally, the tour shares one stop with our Evening Tapas & Flamenco Tour and one stop with our Ultimate Spanish Cuisine Tour.

*Because we work with small, family-run establishments, stops and tastes may change depending on availability.

Why choose this tour?

  • Learn to eat tapas like a local! Tapas can be really confusing, especially in the busy bars of Madrid! We’ll give you the tools, tips and confidence to tackle the tapas scene on your own!
  • 10+ home-cooked tapas  You’ll hop from bar to bar, trying the specialities in each place – it’s enough food and wine for a hearty dinner!
  • Taste 8 different wines! Vermouth, sparkling cava, white wine, rosé, red wine and sweet wine – you’ll taste a wide range of Spanish wines, and learn about what makes each different and special!
  • Taste Spain’s best acorn-fed ham!  You’ll taste and learn all about this world-famous Spanish delicacy, as it’s sliced for you before your eyes by a master ham carver.
  • Four unique family-run tapas bars! You’ll discover true family-run tapas bars, some over 150 years old and all proudly serving fantastic local Madrid tapas
  • All-inclusive pricing Your tour includes all food and drink, a local English-speaking guide and 21% Spanish sales tax. The tour also includes our Devouring Madrid printed guide to the best places to eat in Madrid as well as our Madrid Wine Guide!
  • It’s so much fun! As you taste each bite, sip each wine and discover each new tapas bar you’ll start to see Madrid through the eyes of a local – and have lots of fun doing it!

On Your Tour You Will...

Discover the incredible wines of Spain with a local expert on a crafted 3 hour tour.
Taste and enjoy Spain’s best acorn-fed Iberian ham paired with cava & carved by a master.
Enjoy an evening out with fellow food lovers on Madrid's best tapas & wine tour.
Discover 8 different styles of Spanish wines paired with Madrid's most delicious tapas!
Devour delicious hot-off-the-grill Spanish tapas in an iconic family run tapas bar.
Go local by discovering the Madrid aperitif hour with a traditional vermouth on tap.

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