Botin is a historic restaurant located in Madrid, it is the world’s oldest continuously operating restaurant according to the Guinness World Records.  The official name of the restaurant is “Restaurante Sobrino de Botin”.  The restaurant has been in business since 1725, having a rich history and cultural significance in Madrid.  The same family has owned this restaurant, and it has been passed down by generation.  It is located in the heart of Madrid near the Plaza Mayor.  The type of food that you would get there is Castilian, with a lot of the dishes having roasted meats as the entrée.  This restaurant is not only well known by tourists but, also by the local community, they take pride in having this restaurant open since the early 18th century.  Needless to say, when visiting Madrid this is almost a must on the list not only for historical interest but, for the experience as well.