Toma cafe

Calle Palma, 49, 28015 Madrid, Spain
Average: 4.5 / 5 stars, based on 3 reviews.
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From the moment I walked in I knew I was in for a treat. My “pequño” (small) cold brew was the best I’ve had. A solid block of ice frozen at the bottom of the jar as the coffee slowly melts it to the top. So good!

Plus the interior is awesome, the vibe is chilled and you can’t go wrong with the brownie “sin” (without) gluten. Definitely worth the trip.

Superlative, world-class coffee in a wonderful little space in Madrid’s Malasaña neighbourhood. Yes, this place feels “hipster,” but this is Madrid, not Melbourne, and it’s also likely the best coffee you’ll find in the city.

My double espresso was rich and syrupy, and the cold brew we ordered was amazing, arriving straight for the freezer in a jar half filled with a single solid chunk of ice.

If you’re in Madrid and a fan of coffee, Toma Cafe warrants a visit. And at just 20 minutes stroll from El Plaza Mayor, it shouldn’t be too much a struggle to fit in your itinerary.

This cafe was an amazing find. It was the first good coffee that I had found in Europe in 4 months, more than three of which were spent in Italy. The coffee was thick and sweet (un-sugared, of course), and everything that it should have been. The atmosphere was great, with re-purposed objects serving as furniture, home made biscuits and cakes, and a bike or two in the door. The baristas were friendly and skilful, and we think someone there must have spent some time in Australia or New Zealand, because flat white was on the menu.

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