Since 1981

Live Jazz Café
El despertar

About us

Bringing live jazz to Madrid since 1981

To enjoy the best live jazz in Lavapiés, head to Café el Despertar, a cozy family run bar offering a unique night out.

Located between Antón Martín and Lavapiés, and open Wednesday to Sunday from 7pm to 1am (2.30am on Fridays and Saturdays), El Despertar Café has been showcasing and supporting live music for over four decades.

Specializing in Irish coffee, caipirinhas and a selection of the best gins, the Café is a great place to get together in an authentic jazz club atmosphere.

What’s on

Take a look at our live music program and get in touch
to book your place

Gracias por tu apoyo a la música en vivo