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Gold Gourmet
Founded by the director of the Club del Gourmet at Corte Ingles, Gold gourmet sells a selection of premium food products. Here you will find excellent fruits and vegetables, the best of Spanish cold meats, excellent fish and a whole host of other delicious and mouthwatering options to tempt your palate.
Tel.: 914 02 03 63
C/ Ortega y Gasset 85-87 - Mº Lista

Mercado de La Paz
In the heart of Salamanca, it has an entrance on Calle de Ayalá and another one on Calle Claudio Coello. The fruit and vegetable stalls are exceptional and you’ll find in this market one of the best cheese and delicatessen store in Madrid : La Boulette: all the best French and Spanish cheeses  together with excellent hams and fresh goose livers. They also have a good bakery section. Not to be missed!
Tel.: 914 35 07 43
C/ Ayala 28 - Mº Serrano

Mercado de Chamartín
One of the best markets in Madrid. Many of the stalls are famous all over the city.
C/ Potosí 11 - Mº Concha Espina 

- Ernesto Prieto (49-55 Planta Alta)
A top-quality and very famous fish shop. Many Japanese buy their fish for sushi.
Tel.: 91 457 13 97 / 914 57 85 38

- Angel Gómez (7-9 Planta Baja)
Excellent poulterer: the best fresh goose livers in Madrid.
Tel.: 91
57 23 97

- Carnes Cesaro Gómez (45-47 Planta Alta)
Excellent meat: you must try their “secreto de cerdo” and their “chuletones de buey”.
57 54 28

- Frutas Charito (4-8 Planta Baja) (facing Ángel Gómez)
Wide selection of top of the range fruit, and vegetables from all over the world.
Tel.: 914 57 16 25 / 913 44 03 83

- P. Postigo (56-60 Planta Baja)
Excellent Spanish delicatessen. We strongly recommend their ham.
Tel.: 91
4 57 15 24

Mercado Maravillas
One of the oldest and most representative markets of Madrid.
Tel.: 915 33 40 30
C/ Bravo Murillo 122 - Mº Cuatro Caminos

Mercado de las Ventas
This market is very popular and prices are rather cheap. It is an excellent address for large families. We recommend the excellent meat of Carnicería San Cayo (Local 259 - Tel.: 914 04 01 23). On the third floor of the market, you’ll find a wide selection of “natural” products.
Tel.: 914 03 93 24
C/ Virgen de la Alegría 10 - Mº Ventas or Carmen