Madrid’s Most Happening District! Welcome to Madrid’s “TriBeCa”, this is the arty, funky Bohemian barrio north of the city’s main artery Gran Via. If you are looking for a place where you can find interesting bars and restaurants, order all kinds of food, or shop for the most avant garde, fresh and interesting new designers.
Be sure that you are not going to find that dress anywhere else!), if you would like to sit in a trendy Café with your laptop or newspaper, or meet your friends in an alternative bar for beers in the evening, your place is Triball.
Triball, (nothing to do with tribes, but derived from Triangle of Ballesta – one of the areas most emblematic streets) this arty triangle situated in the very city centre of Madrid, surrounded by Gran Vía, Calle Fuencarral, Chueca and Malasaña, has become the trendy and alternative place in the city. As we all know, Madrid is famous for its fantastic night life.
Imagine yourself in a beautiful spring night, walking around trying to find a nice place to eat. You’ll have so many options (We recommend the “cocina creativa mediterránea”!), but you’ll find vegetarian, Mexican, Spanish, Greek, Lebanese, Gluten-free, Carnivore, Latin…. a huge variety of food for all tastes.
The streets of Triball have finally awakened to show their identity and personality, the real spirit of Madrid where creativity and art have found a new place to develop openly. Concerts, theatre plays, exhibitions, you just have to check what is going on in Triball, as it is continuously changing and offering different kind of things, this tiny triangle is much alive and it is a constant outburst of energy.
Shall we go for a drink? Just walking through the magic triangle, and you´ll find the perfect spot. Jazz lovers and musicians alike rate Sala Bar&Co as one of Madrid’s best bars. Some of the best have performed here, and you’ll find the best quality every night. For drama buffs, Teatro Lara, one of Madrid’s oldest and most charming theatres offers a range of shows, including plays and music. For shopping and a drink, Triball is a true factory of ideas that will not let you down. with some 300 establishments, each very authentic and different.
But, what makes Triball so special? you get the feeling that everything, no matter what you are doing, is an artistic experience. There is no pattern in Triball, and every creative idea is allowed: the renovation of the buildings, the particular and personal aesthetic of every single shop, bar and restaurant, not only the modernista influenced architecture and facades, but also the décor and interiors, and unique style of the designers, chefs and artists who lovingly display their wares.