El Lateral: "Delicious pimientos" Madrid Restaurant Tip by islaazul

Madrid Restaurants: 684 reviews and 724 photos

From the outside, El Lateral looks very much like a chic New York eatery. We were hungry, so we gave it a try. The decor is very club-like (purple lights, huge bar, dim, good-looking patrons dressed in black), so we didn't expect much from the food. But wow! The tapas here are delicious!

Favorite Dish: We especially loved the stuffed red peppers (pimientos).

Address: Paseo de la Castellana, 132
Price Comparison: more expensive than average
Price: US$21-30
Rating: 4
Theme: Other

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 8, 2005
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