What is Plaza Mayor?Madrid's most decorated plaza, with a number of restaurants, cafes and shops around its perimeter.
Where is Plaza Mayor?A little to the west of Puerta del Sol.
Metro: Sol and Opera.
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Useful Information About Plaza MayorTempted by one of the restaurants in Plaza Mayor? Most of them are overpriced and of mediocre quality. But if you really must take in the plaza atmosphere with a bite to eat, go for breakfast instead. They can't mess up coffee, orange juice and toast or pastry - and at about six euros, though the price is still a little inflated, it won't break the bank.
There is a coin and stamp market on Sunday mornings. Read more about Madrid Flea Markets.