Places to Enjoy a Traditional Thanksgiving Meal in Madrid (+ Outfit!)

November 18, 2018
Thankgiving Holiday outfit
One of the things that helps me keep my memories of California alive is to celebrate certain American traditions in Spain. My favorite is Thanksgiving because apart from taking the time to be thankful for what we've got, it celebrates all things fall that I love so much: the colors of fall foliage, pumpkins, being at home warm and cozy... I have never cooked a full traditional Thanksgiving meal but I incorporate some recipes to our regular meals, I make pumpkin pie and I decorate the house accordingly.

If you are Spanish and would like to try a traditional Thanksgiving meal or you are a homesick expat, you can find plenty of restaurants that offer Thanksgiving dinner in Madrid this week. Today's post is a list of wonderful restaurants that celebrate Turkey day. Click on the name of the restaurant to see the menu and make reservations.
Thankgiving Holiday outfit
This is a luxury hotel that has one of the most spectacular dining rooms in Madrid. "It is a former palace that integrates the royal character of the bourgeois architecture of Madrid during the 20th Century, with the modernity and comfort of a modern luxury hotel."
Date: November 22 lunch or dinner

We celebrated our wedding anniversary this year with brunch in this beautiful luxury hotel. The chef who created the brunch menu and the Thanksgiving menu has been awarded two Michelin stars. You can read about our brunch here.
Phone: +34 91 702 77 70
Date: November 22.
Price: 48€

"Rock ’n’ roll-themed chain with a high-energy vibe serving burgers & American classics."
Fun fact: I have a collection from Hard Rock Cafe pins from all around the world.
Date: November 22 from 12:30 pm to 11:55 pm
Price: 35,95€

I've never been to this restaurant but has good reviews and it is on the list of 30 best restaurants around the world to celebrate Thanksgiving. It's the only Spanish restaurant that made the list.
Date: November 22 from 12:30 am to 12:00 pm
Price: 47€

With an amazing location opposite Palacio Real, Cafe the Oriente is one of my favorite restaurants in Madrid. I've been several times for lunch or tea and it never disappoints. I've included them in several Madrid guides that you can read here.
From November 23 to 26. Price: 45€

Another spectacular luxury hotel in the center of Madrid. Here you will find an all-you-can-eat buffet which actually makes the price worth it.
Price: 60€

La Gringa belongs to the same group as Carmencita Bar, one of the most popular brunch spots in Madrid. La Gringa is celebrating Thanksgiving from November 21 to 25.
Reservations: +34 679 183 399
Price: 35€

Great food and spectacular views of Madrid, I wish I could say the same about the restaurant manager... You can see pics of the food and read our experience in this rooftop restaurant here. This hotel in Gran Via will celebrate Thanksgiving with a special menu created served in the restaurant on the 14th floor.
Date: November 22
Reservations: +34 638 90 85 59 reservas@nicetomeetyoumadrid.com

Thankgiving Holiday outfit
Do you want to celebrate at home? If you prefer something low key with friends at home, Taste of America has your favorite American products waiting for you. It was the first shop in Madrid to specialize in American products. On their website, you'll find various locations throughout Madrid.
If preparing the whole thing is too much for you, organize a pot-luck and have everyone bring a dish.

Black Friday has become increasingly popular in recent years too, you will find discounts on most shops during this week. Bear in mind that the discounts won't be as good as in the US. Here you will only find 20-30% off.

How are you going to celebrate Thanksgiving?
Thankgiving Holiday outfit
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28 comments

  1. Love your velvet jacket!

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  2. This is so nice! Love it :)


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  3. Beautiful images!

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  4. Lovely roundup of gorgeous places dear. And you look as chic as always. Cute velvet jacket you have there!
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  5. I enjoyed this post. You looks beautiful! I hope, we can visit Madrid in any time.

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  6. How lovely to compile a list of Thanksgiving dinners around Madrid!! I love this look too, your jacket is amazing!

    xx, Elise
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  7. I love the fur jacket with those cute plaid trousers! Sounds like any of these places would be a fantastic place to eat!

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  8. What a great idea for a post! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving xx Maria
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  9. These tartan trousers are superb and I also love the skirt that you have in your suggestions! We do not celebrate Thanksgiving here in Scotland, but I always find an excuse to gather around the table, hehe.
    xo
    Anastasia
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  10. Love the plaid trousers and that jumper is such a lovely colour. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

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  11. What a nice idea. Love your cozy coat and the mix of plaid with mustard. The color looks so pretty on you and really stands out.
    Happy thanksgiving!
    thanks for linking!
    jess xx
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  12. Nice! I'm in DC this year, but if I were in Madrid I would celebrate it at Café de Oriente!
    have a great weekend,
    S

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  13. That mustard top is beautiful on you! :) It's great you could celebrate thanksgiving outside of the US too :) We have had a few sales for Black Friday but nothing big - boxing day is our massive sales usually!

    Hope that you have had a wonderful weekend! We went on our annual girls pre-Christmas shopping trip yesterday, finished buying all our Christmas gifts and had some fun together :)

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  14. Thanks, Jess! Glad you like it :)

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  15. Thanks, Anastasia! Me too, I just love celebrations :)

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  16. Thanks so much, Jess! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving

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  17. Thanks so much! That shopping trip sounds like fun, what did you get?

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  18. Great choice :) I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

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  19. all the last gifts I needed for everyone for Christmas :) It was so productive and fun! :)

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  20. What a great fuzzy coat. How fun it must be to celebrate outside the US

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