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Via de la Tapa

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Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 58 59
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11:00 - 00:30
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Tue - Fri 11:00 - 00:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 01:30
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Portugal
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376 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice tapas / bar with very nice welcoming people Good wine and tapas at very reasonable prices , good quality wine served

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Thank Weldge
Essex, England
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170 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stopped here after a walk through the old town. This is situated a few steps from the Roman Theatre and I imagine would get pretty busy later in the evenings. We, however were visiting early evening and only a few tables were occupied. Our drinks were nicely chilled and food at other tables looked great. The outside seating also... More 

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Thank Capdan13
Baar, Switzerland
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237 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

We came here in a very hot day in Merida and sat at the bar for drinks. Ordered a iberico jamon, tuna ratatouille and a secreto grilled pork loin. The latter was quite good especially with the chips. Overall, very cool place to hang out on a hot day in Merida.

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Thank Alexjoey
Los Gatos
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453 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 305 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Multiple restaurants to choose between. Went to Via de la Tapa because of the reviews. Was a bit disappointed. It was hard to get an English menu (only one in the restaurant) for our group of 8 and we had to spread out as it was very crowded and difficult to find seating. The tapas were average quality, good not... More 

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Thank dhen
Rochester, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

This bar is right by the Roman theatre and provides a wide variety of tapas. We ate there several times before feeling we'd exhausted the choice. There is a good variety of drinks too and plenty of room inside if the weather is poor.

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Thank Roger D
Kent, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

Well worth a visit to this tapas bar, good selection, excellent house wine all at very reasonable prices. 50 metres from the entrance to the Roman amphitheatre

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Thank Lively4
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

We tried here some of tapas for dinner. They were amazing, very tasty and for a good price. Little bit disturbing was, that there is allowed to smoke outside at the tables....

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Spain
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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Nicely situated near the Roman theatre. We were the only foreigners there. Nice seating outside and service was good despite the place being packed. There is the normal range of tapas, many with a local flavour. Local cheese and ham was good, as was the migas, solomillo and boletus croquetas. Enough to feed four adults and with a few drinks... More 

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Ettalong Beach, Australia
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

Wow i looked up reviews before visit.What a great place to spend time.Great tapas great friendly service and prices to match.Thank you to all for your friendship.Director you should be proud of your staff.Excellent Chef.

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Thank lewishutch
JOSE ANTONIO L, Propietario at Via de la Tapa, responded to this review

Good Morning: Thank you to use your time to present an opinion about us, his words help us improve. More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Came based on TA reviews but expected it to be a tourist trap as it is right outside the Teatro & Anfiteatro. It was packed with locals (a good sign), whilst the other taperias on the strip were struggling for custom. A simple menu of traditional tapas (no gourmet reinventions here). Food was very good, and well priced. We paid... More 

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JOSE ANTONIO L, Propietario at Via de la Tapa, responded to this review
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Extremadura  >  Province of Badajoz  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +34 924 31 58 59

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?