5 Michelin Star Restaurants in Madrid

By Lauren Jade Hill

Madrid is famously championed for its traditional fare but it’s also become internationally known for its cutting-edge nueva cocina owing to a movement of the city’s most accomplished chefs who are creating cuisine worth traveling for. We take a look at five Michelin star restaurants in Madrid that should be on every gourmets travel itinerary.


Esteemed chef David Muñoz is the creative force behind Madrid’s three Michelin star restaurant DiverXO. Described to diners as Craziness on Canvas, the restaurant’s cuisine is designed to provide unexplored ways of understanding gastronomy. The two degustation menus, which differ only in the number of plates they comprise, encompass creatively presented dishes fusing Spanish cooking with international influence. These are served in an intimate modern space with a selection of premium wines.