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US$12 - US$55
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Healthy
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Reviewed 10 March 2020

Excellent Tapas restaurant in Basel. Great service. Nice ambience. Good options for vegetarians. Desserts selection is great - ALBARICOQUES MORISCOS is so good (Caramalized Apricots with Vanilla Ice)

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 8 February 2020 via mobile

Very good food, try to the Spanish style, very good service and delicious desserts! The pulpo a la gallega, chorizos diablo and albaricoques more were great

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 2 December 2019

An expensive mistake for wallet and unfortunate for the palette. Simply put: Although it is hardly believable, the food is terrible but the service is even worst than terrible. Although menu boasts a variety of flavors, there is actually only one: Tasteless and although you...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 3 November 2019

We ate here early evening. Restaurant has nice atmosphere and the food was great. The food came quickly and all together and was very tasty. Wine was also lovely but measures were small for the price.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 4 October 2019 via mobile

I visit with a couple of colleagues and we went for the selection by the chief. Many very good tapas and few less so. My recommendation do you own selecting and you will get what you like all the way.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 18 September 2019

Pleasant street eating on a warm dry evening. Group dinner. Good selection of tasty Tapas which suited our requirements. Excellent bread, good service. Little competition from traffic (and no outside piped music) made for a relaxing occasion and pleasant ambience. Reasonably priced by Swiss standards...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed 31 July 2019

This place was one of the scenarios to celebrate my birthday. I was in a mood for Spanish food and one of my friends did the surprise to book this restaurant. What good taste! All the plates were so good, well prepared and excellent taste....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 6 July 2019 via mobile

My husband and I ate at Tapas Del Mar the other evening, on the spur of the moment. We ordered the tapas tasing menu and spent the next couple of hours sampling snout 16 small plates of meat, fish and vegetable plates. What a treat!...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 30 June 2019

Friends and I were looking for somewhere simple to eat when we found this restaurant. It was pleasant to sit outside and the tapas selection was as good as any in the states. Good selection of drinks and wines.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 20 May 2019 via mobile

Very nice and good spanish restaurant Lots of options around Tapas You can find always a option that you probably more appreciate Nice environment To improve the service They took to much time between our requests (really to much time) Staff polite Recommend

Date of visit: May 2019
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Tapas del Mar Spalenburg is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4