The sun has been up in the city for two days and you can already breathe in the summer atmosphere in the streets. If there is one thing that characterizes traditional Madrid, it is its deep-rooted culture of beer, tapas, reunions and sun, lots of sun. We propose this ranking of the best terraces in the capital. And it is already known… from Madrid to the sky…
There are many factors that makes this terrace a unique and spectacular place: its location, its views and its varied and rich menu. It is located on the top floor of the NH Collection Madrid Sweden Hotel, a unique 18th century building in the heart of the city centre. It becomes a great option to have a few beers while watching the sunset. It has a tapas area and another area reserved for lunch and dinner, although it is advisable to book in summer.
The low cost terrace that crowns Malasaña. Located in the Plaza de la Luna, in the attic of the old cinemas that bear his name. It consist of a solarium, swimming pool, sofas, VIP area, restaurant, good atmosphere and better prices. It seems that, its air conditioning system allows you to enjoy it all year round. Its selection of cocktails will make you want to spend day and night there. Without a doubt, a must do this summer.
Cocina de San Antón
In the pitoresque neighborhood of Chueca, the San Anton Kitchen has more than 300 meters of terrace where you can enjoy good traditional food and a complete menu of cocktails. A new highlight, it has a gazpachería that will not leave you indifferent. The strong point is that you can do your shopping or eat something at the stalls on the lower floors. A chill out rooftop terrace where good vibes, urban culture and market cuisine converge.
The Roof Hotel ME
One of the most charming squares in Madrid, Plaza Santa Ana. You can find this terrace, the penthouse of the luxury Hotel ME. The most glamorous atmosphere in the capital is on The Roof so it is worth having a drink at least and enjoying its spectacular views. A modern and eclectic place, whose lighting will not leave you indifferent, which also hosts parties and events during the summer months. If you are cool and you like good music, this is your place.
Tartan Roof (Círculo de Bellas Artes)
The mother of terraces in the capital, the most recommended, the top of the top. Located on the seventh floor of the Círculo de Bellas Artes, it has earned a more than deserved first place for having the best and most beautiful panoramic views of the city. Dining in Madrid’s sky is also possible: cheap rogue food, a perfect plan to enjoy the Madrid summer in the best company.