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“Great Tapas”
Review of La Tasca

La Tasca
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Ranked #42 of 754 Restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$15 - US$30
Cuisines: Spanish, Mediterranean
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Good for: Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighbourhood: Old Town
Transit: King Street Metro (Yellow & Blue Lines) Also, take advantage of the King Street Trolley, a free trolley from the King Street metro stop all the way to the harbor. We are located between Washington Street and St Asaph Street.
Description: La Tasca is a careful blend of everything about Spain—warm décor, authentic cuisine and friendly hospitality.With a combination of many tapas dishes, paellas, sangria blends and Spanish wines and beers, La Tasca has something for everyone.We strive to keep the Spanish culture and passion alive in our restaurants
Alexandria, Virginia
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Great Tapas”
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Four of us had tapas at La Tasca. The waiter was attentive and offered good suggestions to our list of tapas. Each of our tapa selections was delicious and each dish was easily divided into four mini-portions. We ordered a liter of the sangria which came with a lot of fruit. We ate the fruit which had settled to the bottom of our glass and it was a way of cleansing your palate at the end of the meal. The entire evening was a wonderful experience and I would definitely recommend La Tasca.

  • Visited April 2014
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English first
Prince George, Virginia
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126 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Great Sangria Brunch!”
Reviewed 25 April 2014 via mobile

We went to La Tasca on a dreary grey day and the food and sangria brightened our mood! We loved the tapas. The atmosphere was great. We sat by the window watching people walking past and really enjoyed our time. I would definitely come back!

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1 Thank Kimkokomo
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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96 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
“Delicious tapas”
Reviewed 16 April 2014

This was my first introduction to tapas and now I'm spoiled. No other tapas restaurant I've tried has measured up. The selection was great and the dishes were heavenly. Getting to have small portions of several different items is my favorite kind of meal. So glad that La Tasca's prices made such an experience so affordable.

  • Visited November 2013
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1 Thank Bravaencore
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Frederick, Maryland
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189 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Always reliable”
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Had a window seat, which was great for people watching. The tapas are always good and reliable. Definitely not an inexpensive date for two but worth it, it is the kind of place where you feel like you can linger and talk and eat.

Visited April 2014
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1 Thank urbanagrl
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Northern Virginia
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“A great place!”
Reviewed 14 April 2014

We went here to be reminded of our summer trip to barcelona. We were not disappointed! The food was great, the server was wonderful! Delicious sangria. We will be back!!!

  • Visited April 2014
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2 Thank Orca1111
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