Tapas, Taverns & History Tour Madrid

4 hours
Free cancellation
1 - 10
Mobile ticket


Madrid’s history comes to life through food and fascinating stories on this one-of-a-kind tapas crawl. In between stops at some of the city’s oldest tapas bars, you’ll embark on a journey through hundreds of years of history past legendary monuments, unassuming hidden corners, and everything in between. You’ll also gain firsthand knowledge of how to go out for tapas just like the locals do in Madrid!


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Stop At: Centro, Centro, Madrid

Your evening begins at a historic tavern in the heart of Madrid, where you’ll enjoy your first tapas of the evening along with vermouth—Spain’s favorite aperitif. Get a crash course in the art of tapeo as your guide shares some of the secrets of going out for tapas here in Madrid.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Royal Palace of Madrid, Calle de Bailen s/n, 28071 Madrid Spain

After that, you’re off to discover Madrid’s history up close on an expertly guided walking tour! From iconic sights like the Royal Palace to hidden squares only locals know about, you’ll discover how each stop along the way has played a role in the city’s story.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Madrid De Los Austrias, Puerta Del Sol, Madrid Spain

Having worked up an appetite, it’s time for more tapas at two more beloved bars in the historic center. Each of these bites is a time-honored local favorite that has won the hearts of generations of madrileños over the decades! And as you make your way from one to another, you’ll get even more insights into Madrid’s fascinating past.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Huertas, Huertas, Madrid

Finally, you’ll sit down for a dinner of shared plates at one last classic tapas bar that’s consistently packed with locals. You’ll leave with plenty of knowledge of how to enjoy tapas like a local in Madrid, and how the city’s history and food go hand in hand.

Duration: 1 hour


  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • 4 tasting stops with 8 tapas and 5 drinks
  • History walk through Madrid’s historic centre


  • Gratuities
  • Hotel Pick-up/Drop-off

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The tour is in English.
  • Guests with serious food allergies will need to sign an allergy waiver at the start of the tour
  • This tour is not recommended for vegans.
  • This tour is adaptable for: Vegetarians, Pescatarians, Gluten free (not celiacs), Dairy free, Non-alcoholic options & Pregnant women. If you have a dietary requirement or food allergy, please note it when booking.
  • Our group tour utilizes multiple areas that are not wheelchair accessible. Those with wheelchairs should contact us so we can arrange your visit.
  • Due to the risk of gluten cross-contamination, this tour is not adaptable for those with celiac disease
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Tour not suitable for children
  • Devour comply with all local government regulations. You may need to wear a mask or provide proof of vaccination to enter certain venues. Please refer to Madrid government guidelines for the most up to date information
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • Our top priority is to keep our guests, guides and tour partners safe.

Ticket delivery

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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

May 2022

Great tour to orient yourself in the city, learn about its history and enjoy delish food and drinks. MONTSE was our tour guide and she is fantastic. Highly recommend!

Amy S
March 2022

If I could rate this tour more than 5/5, I would. Amazing experience, great way to discover the city and its delights. The food was unbelievable too. I travelled solo and felt this tour would be ideal and it was. I highly recommend it! It was run very well and so much fun. Our tour guide was exce...

April 2022

Fun night eating, drinking & learning while making some new friends. Our guide was key to a great experience!

May 2022

We loved this tour! Cassie was our guide. She had a great, fun, informative energy. She was able to manage our group so well and easily (we were about 10 people total). She gave us great information not only on Tapas but on Madrid and Spain. The four locations were great, including one place that...

May 2022

Fantastic history, food and drinks! We learned so much, met new people and were full afterwards. Thanks so much. Highly recommend as all of our stops were family run small restaurants.

May 2022

Isaach was a fantastic guide. He provided cultural and as well as historical information as we ate and drank our way across Madrid. Delicious food and drinks along the way made for a delightful and fun evening.

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