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Get a taste of Madrid’s culinary scene and explore the local gems in the cool neighborhood of Lavapies. Enjoy delicious tapas paired with local wines and let your knowledgeable guide give you all the insights about the Spanish cuisine.

Greet your private host at a traditional local market and wander around the stalls full of fresh products, cured meat, and yummy cheese. Hear about the origins of tapas and get insights about the local ingredients. Visit a tiny little bar in the market known for its selection of tapas and enjoy a glass of local wine and an appetizer.

With a great ambiance and unique decor, the next place has a very unique atmosphere that you’ll love! Taste local wines, sample a stuffed tortilla tapa and let your private guide tell you about the origins of the wine and its characteristics.

The next establishment is one of the most popular places in the Lavapies area. You’ll taste amazing pintxo paired with a glass of wine made by a small local wine producer. Your host will recommend you the perfect wine, suitable for the ultimate gourmet experience.

Afterward, stroll through the streets of Madrid and take in the city’s vibe while you admire the local gems. At the final stop, try the world-known Vermouth, a fortified white wine flavored with diverse herbs. The drink is considered the traditional drink of the city and it’s served on the rocks with sparkling water. Accompany your drink with tapas and enjoy your time with your local guide.

Your host knows the tastings of each venue, so ask them all your burning questions. Don’t miss the opportunity to taste, enjoy and learn about Spanish cuisine with your friends and family!

Let us know if you have any diet restrictions or preferences - this experience can be 100% customized to fit your preferences.


Savor the best of Madrid on a private gourmet tour of Lavapies, one of the city’s oldest districts. Stroll through the evening-lit streets and enjoy the local atmosphere. Each tapa stop is paired with a glass of local wine for an ultimate food experience!


  • Discover Lavapies’ hidden gems
  • Stroll to four tapas bars with a local
  • Listen to the history behind tapas
  • Visit a traditional local market
  • Learn about Spain’s gastronomy scene
  • Enjoy 4 tapas paired with 4 glasses of wine
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
great tapas tour

amycecilia arrived spot on time and we toured the local area calling at pubs and markets where we sampled tapas and local wine.our guide explained the history of the area .i dont think we could have found the places ourselves we visited . a great...More

Thank holidaysareus21
Reviewed 10 July 2018
A Local's Side of Madrid

We enjoyed Tamara and she took us to some real local places in the Anton Martin area which we would have never found without her. She is a lovely person and we enjoyed her company. Thank you.""

Thank Skimat
Reviewed 22 June 2018
Enjoyable experience

My wife and I had a great time with Camila. She met us on time. She took us to four different places that served tapas. At each place she provided information on the item and the wine pairing. As well as discussed the Spanish culture....More

Thank hausl
Reviewed 18 June 2018
Great way to start a visit to Spain

We met Tamara for her 'Wine and Tapas Tour' on our first evening in Madrid after traveling all night and the next day to get to Madrid. My wife was unsure that we should do a tour on our first night but as I told...More

Thank PeteVirginia
Reviewed 4 June 2018
Amazing Time!

Daniel was a great host. He was very knowledgeable about the area and history. He kept us entertained and picked the perfect spots to visit! Would definitely do it again.

Thank Barbie L
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