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Cocina de autor y de calidad de la mano de una chef todoterreno, Begoña Fraire (ex modelo que tras formarse en Le Cordon Bleu, trabajó en el Celler de Can Roca y abrió Seis Ocho en Madrid). En Étimo, la extremeña propone una carta por estación, según productos de temporada, que se aleja de lo habitual: cuatro apartados diferentes y una propuesta divertida en la que el comensal elige un plato de cada uno de los apartados y se confecciona así su propio menú. Brillan las alcachofas con níscalos y queso Mahón, el huevo ecológico a baja temperatura con sopa de ajo, la patata ratte y trompeta de la muerte o el queso de cabra y oveja, con higo, mango y macadamia. Sin olvidar la impecable la labor del sumiller, David Expósito así que déjate llevar por sus recomendaciones.

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Restaurant menu

Chef’s recommendations Begoña Fraire

Average price €70 Special request

Scores & Reviews

Excellent
9.3/10
based on 212 reviews
Only customers who have dined at the restaurant after booking on TheFork can leave a review.
Food :9.3/10
Service :9.4/10
Setting :9.3/10
  1. Higol T.
    Higol T.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    definitely this restaurant is world class. the service is excellent, the knowledge of the somelier in the selection and wines is super good. The service and attention is excellent. But the food is Super Good, balanced and of extraordinary quality

  2. Steven S.
    Steven S.
    • 3 reviews
    10/10

    Excellent lunch with my wife. Food was innovative and tremendous. Servers were very attentive. Highly recommend.

  3. Gökhan S.
    Gökhan S.
    • 11 reviews
    4/10

    We were really excited and wanted to start our trip to Madrid with a little highlight but were sadly disappointed on many levels. Staff was friendly but due to some internal problems not attentive,always in a kind of rush and we had to wait and ask multiple times for additional water, wine or actually anything we needed. Even though there weren’t too many guests. The surprise menu was quite interesting but taste wise only the starter and desert were convincing. They were really sorry as they were aware of all this themselves however for us it was a poor start. The location and space in between the tables is really nice. Wouldn’t necessarily recommend the place

  4. Ilia P.
    Ilia P.
    • one review
    10/10

    One of the best place we ever been. Excellent kitchen and service. The recommendation of the chef including course of the 6 portion was the best. Thank you for supporting our 25th wedding anniversary!)

  5. Kati Z.
    Kati Z.
    • 2 reviews
    8.5/10

    very nice food, very friendly kitchen staff - unfortunately welcome and service was not was we expected (when we entered the restaurant the waiter noticed us, but instead of saying "one moment" or something similar he just turned around and let us wait) the lady for wine recommendations was so quick to turn around once we found a wine that we didnt have the chance to ask more questions...but overall nice experience, very good food but service should be improved.

  6. Jose Luis A.
    Jose Luis A.
    • 4 reviews
    10/10

    Fantástico

  7. Kaiser L.
    Kaiser L.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    Distinctive cooking, perfect presentation, flavorful combinations bringing out unique texture of ingredients. Perfect setting for a perfect meal.

  8. Martin b.
    Martin b.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    I love the place, the food and everybody that help us. It was a fantastic dinner!!!

  9. Claudia B.
    Claudia B.
    • one review
    9.5/10

    We arrived early but they graciously accommodated us. My husband and myself really enjoyed our 6 course tasting menu. There were some really scrumpious moments. We had just arrived that morning from US so weren't too interested in lounging. Our server moved things along at just the right pace. After our passion fruit creme brulee ( super yummy) we ambled back to our hotel comfortable, happy, relaxed and well feed! Perfect.

  10. George T.
    George T.
    • 3 reviews
    7/10

    The quality of the food was good. However, some dishes were just not my taste. But that is off course personal. It would have been nicer if they had more alternatives available, Atmosphere was a bit cold.

  11. Gándalf R.
    Gándalf R.
    • 88 reviews
    10/10

    Excelente.

  12. Andre M.
    Andre M.
    • 5 reviews
    9/10

    Perfect food, wonderful wine selection. Ambiance could do with a bit of work. But again, the food is perfect, and that’s what really matters, right?

  13. Margaret M.
    Margaret M.
    • one review
    10/10

    Etimo is a lovely restaurant in the Salamanca area of Madrid. The staff were so welcoming and the food was great. Each course was a culinary delight and at the end of the evening the chef came around and spoke to everyone. It is definitely somewhere we would recommend.

  14. Katsushige U.
    Katsushige U.
    • 3 reviews
    10/10

    I was really impressed the quality of food as well as the service in the restaurant.

  15. Philip P.
    Philip P.
    • one review
    10/10

    Wonderful dining experience!

  16. Daisuke I.
    Daisuke I.
    • 5 reviews
    9.5/10

    Both food and wine were great. the delivery people and the sommelier were also very good. I had to wait for a little time for wine because there was only one sommelier for whole restaurant. Still, it was a perfect dinner, including a tour of the kitchen. Thank you very much. We will come back again next Madrid.

  17. Rahina  C.
    Rahina C.
    • one review
    10/10

    What an amazing restaurant! We visited Étimo for the first time yesterday and I have to say it is definitely one of the best in Madrid. The Chef is very kind. Her vision is spot on!!! The flavors were remarkable!!!! We will definitely come back on our next visit to Madrid.

  18. Claudia  C.
    Claudia C.
    • one review
    10/10

    Amazing experience! Attention to every detail with a fusion of unexpected delicacies. Grab a table while you can, don’t miss this experience if you have the chance!

  19. Jo F.
    Jo F.
    • one review
    10/10

    It was in all a superb expirience.

  20. Cristina C.
    Cristina C.
    • 9 reviews
    10/10

    This place was just great to celebrate our anniversary, cosy, great food and service. Beautiful restaurant with very special details and decoration. We loved it, thank you!

More information

Opening time

Abierto en Comidas: de 13:00 a 15:30h (excepto Domingos)

Abierto en Cenas: de 20:00 a 22:30 (excepto Domingo)

How to get to the restaurant

Calle de Ayala, 27, 28001, Madrid, Spain

Public transport

Metro Serrano (L4)

Directions to get there

Calle Ayala 38

Barrio Salamanca, , , Velázquez

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Restaurant can be privatized (45 people max)

Can be privatized, , Wheelchair Accessible,

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