Ask for a beer and they give you a free tapa that's good-sized and flavourful. Think this happens only in Andalusia? Think again. Among the great things to do in Madrid is to explore the world of tapas, and you're in luck if you've not got a big budget, as there are lots of bars where every drink ordered comes accompanied by a portion of potato omelette, some cured meats, and even sandwiches or mini-burgers. Forget about the typical crisps or olives – here you can drink cheaply and eat well. From the classic El Tigre to an Andalusian corner such as La Pequeña Graná, take note of these Madrid bars that are happy to help curb your hunger as well as quench your thirst.
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