11 Best Halal Restaurants In Madrid, Spain

halal restaurants in madrid
Samantha
Samantha
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Madrid, Spain, is the largest cosmopolitan city in the country with a diverse population. Naturally, a city of 3.3 million people has a wide variety of restaurants, including those that are halal-friendly. Halal, the Muslim way of butchering meat, is an important aspect of the Islamic lifestyle. Having a heads-up as to what restaurants serve halal food before venturing out is priceless for those who are keeping halal. Read our list below to get salivating over delicious choices that will have you dreaming of your next meal while keeping in line with the halal diet. Here are the best halal restaurants in Madrid, Spain.

1. Aladino

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Aladino, a Moroccan and Mediterranean restaurant, emulates an Arab country house in both cuisine and aesthetic. With delicious Moroccan cuisine such as lamb couscous, chicken tagine, and barbecue kebab, true Arab hospitality is apparent at Aladino. Friday and Saturday nights tout the ever-popular belly-dancing shows, while tastings and specials are a daily event. With affordable pricing, expect to spend around 25 EUR (28.23 USD) for a two-course meal, drinks excluded (Aladino does serve alcohol). Exuding a friendly, warm ambiance and serving food that tastes homemade, this halal restaurant will leave you already planning your next return.

Aladino

Address: Calle Duque de Liria, 2, 28015, Madrid, Spain

Website: Aladino

Opening hours: 1pm - 1am (daily)

2. Taste of India

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Colorful and delectable food can be found at Taste of India, an Indian restaurant in Madrid’s center, serving only halal food. Featured dishes include: chicken madras, sheek kebab, beef tika vindaloo, and lamb korma, to name just a few from the extensive menu. With fresh ingredients and blended spice mixes that make the food come alive, Taste of India is a wonderful culinary walk into the culture of India. Large groups are welcome, and delivery is available. A current special of 20% off is available this month if you book your table reservation online.

Taste of India

Address: C / Núñez de Arce, 15 - Madrid

Website: Taste Of India

Opening hours: Mon - Sun: 12:30pm - 12:30am

3. Bombay Palace

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Bombay Palace is a diamond in the rough, welcoming for those observing halal practices and vegetarians alike. With a special lunch price of 10 EUR (11.30 USD), one can dine on three courses and a drink! Check out the lamb karai masala, chicken tandoori, and delicious curries. All spice levels can be accommodated upon request. A friendly staff makes Bombay Palace endearing, as well as affordable prices.

Bombay Palace

Address: Calle del Ave María, 26, 28012 Madrid, Spain

Website: Bombay Palace

Opening hours: 1pm - 5pm, 8pm - 12am (daily)

4. Indian Aroma

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Can you smell the tempting wafts of spices from here? We can. Savory Indian Aroma has authentic Northern Indian food spanning from homemade naan to biriyanis, and a bit of everything in between. A tandoori cooks meats to perfection, and each plate is made to order. Halal and gluten-free, visitors to Indian Aroma can feel good about the ingredients they are enjoying.

Indian Aroma

Address: Calle de Ventura de la Vega, 6, 28014 Madrid, Spain

Website: Indian Aroma

Opening hours: 1pm - 4pm, 8pm - 11:30pm (daily)

5. Restaurante La Libanesa

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Restaurante La Libanesa is a Lebanese restaurant offering halal dishes such as chicken skewers, falafel, kefta kebab, and fattoush. With fresh ingredients made to order, La Libanesa is an alternative to fast food before the high dining hours at night. Though La Libanesa has an area to smoke narghile out front of the restaurant, it is possible to be seated away from the smoke. End your meal with “red” tea (also known as black tea), and you’ll be singing a happy tune.

Restaurante La Libanesa

Address: Calle de Jacometrezo, 15, 28013 Madrid, Spain

Website: Restaurante La Libanesa

Opening hours: 12pm - 1:30am (daily)

6. Restaurante Al Mounia

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Stunning Moroccan decor and delicious halal cuisine await you at Al Mounia. Fit for a sultan, enjoy the beauty of your surroundings which were built in 1966-1969 by Moroccan craftsmen and which pay tribute to Islamic art and architecture. The menu boasts pastella, a North African specialty, couscous, and tagine. For a special occasion try mechoui, a whole lamb grilled on the grill! Weddings and large groups are welcome, so plan your celebration at the very special, Al Mounia. Expect to pay a bit more for the all-around experience of a night’s journey into the charm of the Maghreb.

Restaurane Al Mounia

Address: Calle de Recoletos, 5, 28001 Madrid, Spain

Website: Restaurante Al Mounia

Opening hours: 1pm - 4pm, 8pm - 11:30pm (daily)

7. City Kebab

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City Kebab delivers delicious Mediterranean and Turkish food, ranging from shish tawook to doner kebabs, all made with halal ingredients. Great for a fast, healthy lunch, City Kebab is an oasis of authentic food in an area of tourist traps. Affordable, clean, and with ample servings for the price, City Kebab is a no-fail choice. Try the renowned yogurt sauce, cacik, with pita for a true Turkish experience.

City Kebab

Address: 10, Calle de la Cruz, 10, 28012 Madrid, Spain

Website: City Kebab

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 12pm - 1:30am; Sat - Sun: 12pm - 2:30am

8. Alzahara

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Alzahara is an authentic Arab restaurant set within the Islamic Cultural Center of Madrid. Creating halal food that reflects cultures of the Middle East and North African world, enjoy unique dishes such as carrot salad with pineapple (salad al-alzahara), ½ roasted lamb, and main dishes from Palestine, Saudi Arabia, and the Maghreb. After lunch, hop by next door to teh Alzahara-Cafeteria to finish off the meal with mint tea or Arabic coffee.

Alzhara

Address: Calle Salvador de Madariaga, 7, 28027 Madrid, Spain

Website: Alzhara

Opening hours: Tues - Fri: 1pm - 5pm, 9pm - 11pm; Sat: 2pm - 5pm, 9pm - 11:30pm; Sun: 2pm - 5pm (closed on Monday)

9. Tierra de Especias Halal

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Tierra de Especias Halal, which serves Indian/Pakistani cuisine, is a great option when looking for halal food. A highly rated establishment, adoring patrons love the curries, chana masala, and the samosas. Bright and cheery, the cuisine of Tierra de Especias Halal will fill your belly and your soul. Order online for fast delivery.

Tierra de Especias Halal

Address: calle Alcala 414. Centro Comercial Alcala Norte. 2ºPlanta, Local 11, 28017 Madrid, Spain

Website: Tierra de Especias Halal

Opening hours: Sun - Thurs: 12:45pm - 4:30pm, 7:45pm - 11pm; Fri - Sat: 12:45pm - 4:30pm, 7:45pm - 11:30pm

10. Alhambra

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Taberna La Alhambra serves up Andalusian food that spans from tapas to heavier cuisine such as oxtail. Unique dishes such as fried goat cheese with blueberry sauce are one-of-a-kind at Alhambra. A daily, changing menu is offered and for 15 EUR (16.95 USD), you can get a starter, entree, dessert, and drink. Though Alhambra is halal, pork is served, so please be mindful when ordering. A favorite among tourists and locals alike, there is truly something for every palate at Alhambra.

Alhambra

Address: Calle de la Victoria, 9, 28012 Madrid, Spain

Website: Alhambra

Opening hours: 11am - 1am (daily)

11. Desi Dhaba Restaurante

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Desi Dhaba Restaurante dishes up a mix of Indian and Pakistani cuisine, from briyani to samosas. The restaurant prides itself on delivering fresh, home-style cuisine - expect garden-fresh ingredients sourced daily from the local market, spiced liberally with cinnamon, cardamom, black pepper, and more. For a hearty meal, try their set meals of grilled meats with naan and fries, or indulge in one of their creamy curries. As you await your food, enjoy a chat with the friendly and dedicated waiters.

Desi Dhaba Restaurante

Address: Av. De la Técnica, s/n, CC Parque Rivas, local B24, 28522 Madrid, Spain

Website: Desi Dhaba Restaurante

Opening hours: Tues - Fri: 12pm - 4.30pm, 8 - 11.30pm; Sat - Sun: 12pm - 11.30pm (closed on Mon)

Delicious halal cuisine in Madrid, Spain

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Madrid, Spain, has a plethora of wonderful options when dining halal. From Indian to Lebanese to North African cuisine, you will be tempted to eat out multiple times to discover all these restaurants have to offer. Plan your culinary tour of Madrid’s halal restaurants today!

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