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This pastry shop at the edge of Puerta del Sol has been a classic hangout for the merienda (coffee break) since it opened its doors in 1894. If you can pull yourself away from the downstairs display cases, you’ll find a little tearoom upstairs where you can order sandwiches, pastries, or ice cream concoctions. A window seat gives you a great view of the hubbub in Puerta del Sol.