Tapas food is strongly attached to Spanish tourism. Hence, many traditional and tapas restaurants are established each month. With this tour, however, you will be hosted in five exclusive tapas restaurants that have lasted for more than dozen of years. Indeed, this tour isn’t only about eating, but also about “brain gastronomy”. Your “food lover” guide will show you the old part of Madrid and explain you about the history of tapas, tapas best chefs, tapas evolution and so on. Are you hungry already? Book now and we will reserve a slot for you in this small satiate tour.
What you can expect
Meet your fun and gastronomic guide at the Puerta del Sol Square with the icon of the Bear and the Madroño (cane apple) Tree Statue. Your journey to taste every layer of tapas food in Madrid starts with the explanation from your friendly and funny guide while touring the old part of Madrid. The route is designed originally and charming to bring out your appetite.
In this area, you will be taken to the 4 best and exclusive taverns in the city. If you go with empty stomach, you won’t be disappointed because there will be wide range of tapas made of seafood, Iberico ham, local ingredients and herbs, as well as vegetables - especially for vegetarians who booked this tour and requested vegetarian food in advance.
Briefly, in each tapas restaurant, you will be served one tapa accompanies with one drink of you choice - wine, beer, sangria, refreshments and water. We will choose many kinds of local wine, cava and sangria from high-quality grapes, such as tempranillo, malvar, gamacha and parellada. Local wine and sangria is very important to accompany your tapas tasting in order to well stimulate your appetite.
Your scrumptious feast will not be completed without dessert and shot! We will serve you the irresistible Madroño Pie with Coffee and Madroño Liquor Shot Served in Chocolate Cone. Indeed, the cone is edible and will satisfy your sweet tooth. After your belly, mouth and eyes are fulfilled with delicious menu, it’s time to go back to Puerta del Sol Square where your guide will say “adios” and you can continue your wonderful evening in this thriving capital city of Spain.
Walking Tour Tapas, departs 6:00pm