If you are going to take the car to Granada from Madrid, we have made a selection of some essential stops that you cannot miss. When we get ready to take a car trip it is important that we make some stops to stretch our legs and disconnect for a while. In the case of our route from Madrid to Granada , the distance by car is about 420.2 km along the A-4 and A-44 , with an approximate time of 4 h 15 min.
Do not miss these places where you can relax and also observe some heart-stopping views. What are you waiting for?
La Venta de Meco (A-2, km 38. Meco, Madrid)
Located at calle la Venta, 31 A-2 exit 38, this restaurant at the exit of Madrid is one of the classics to enjoy when leaving the capital. Your baked kid, garlic rabbit, or your homemade ‘mojo’ with the perfect dishes to taste in this incredible restaurant.
Las Tinajas Restaurant
Located at Avenida Andalucia Km 280 in (Guarromán), this restaurant is a mandatory stop. Their homemade partridge pate with EVOO caviar is one of their most requested dishes. Nor can you pass up your sirloin top with pepper or their grilled squid. In addition, it has an antique and delicatessen store that you cannot miss.
Hotel Restaurant – Mesón Despeñaperros, Santa Elena
Its incredible terrace with views of the Despeñaperros Natural Park make this place an indisputable stop for all those who need to stretch their legs a bit while enjoying an unparalleled setting. Fabulous dishes such as salmorejo with deer jerky and quail eggs , its grilled meats, orza loin or patatas bravas with cheese sauce and deer chorizo are perfect for lovers of good cuisine.
Bury Restaurant – Baños de la Encina (Jaén)
Before arriving in Granada, this one of the restaurants that you have to make a stop yes or yes. Located in the beautiful Baños de la Encina , one of the most beautiful towns in Spain, thanks to its fascinating historical heritage of Arab roots, it makes walking through its streets a journey back centuries. Enjoy gastronomic pleasure thanks to its excellent dishes.