Plaza de España
It’s hard to know what to make of this curiously unprepossessing square. The 1953 Edificio de España (Spain Building) on the northeast...
Antiguo Cuartel del Conde Duque
This grand former barracks dominates Conde Duque on the western fringe of Malasaña with its imposing, recently restored facade...
El Jardín Secreto
‘The Secret Garden’ is intimate and romantic in a barrio that’s one of Madrid’s best-kept secrets. Lit by Spanish designer candles,...
Con Dos Fogones
Con Dos Fogones is cool and classy, with bright colours softly lit by designer lamps. The food is everything from salads and hamburgers...
Calle del Duque de Osuna 6 · interesting places nearby
El Mojito information
El Mojito is a modern temple to one of the favourite drinks of madrileños. In fact, it doesn’t really serve much else, but the price is right (€6) and the crowd is oh-so-cool and all dressed in black; the music (often live on Thursdays) is as Cuban as the mojitos . Space is always at a premium (the wall-to-ceiling mirrors make it look larger than it is).