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La Tasca

607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
+1 703-299-9810
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (167 reviews)
“paella” (49 reviews)
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Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for the tail-end of happy hour as a group of four. We wanted to enjoy some sangria and tapas. The menu is really nice and you can enjoy happy hour from the dining room table, not just at the bar. Their sangria...More

Thank J E
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola. Thank you for stopping by our restaurant and especially for your review we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Ruben Mendoza, General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Except for the Empanadas and sliders, most are authentic to Espana. The Croquetas with Chicken and Serrano ham are excellent. Estrella is on tap. Go enjoy

Thank John C
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola. Thank you for for the great review! We look forward to serving you and your friends soon! Best regards, Ruben Mendoza. General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been there a few times, and each time had very nice tapas - comparable to the good tapas I had in Seville and Barcelona. The most recent visit was for lunch. I ordered a red pepper dish and Serrano Ham with artichoke. Both are...More

Thank Alexandrianhopper
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello. Thank so much for your kind words! We love our regulars!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice tapas at a good price. We chose three hot tapas selections and had a very nice meal with attentive service.

Thank Lakeguytx49
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I fell in love with the cuisine of Spain while living there several years ago. La Tasca definitely hits the spot. They have a good range of tapas, from classics like patatas bravas and tortilla to more creative offerings, and I've enjoyed every one that...More

Thank Callie B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a great place. Friendly fast staff. Clean and beautifully decorated. Sangria is a must. Order the picture for 36 bucks. It's 8 bucks a glass otherwise. We had 8 glasses from the large picture equalling less than 5 bucks a glass,.. althought it is...More

Thank Hawg51
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went here for tapas and drinks. People were very nice but the four apps we ordered were quite bad. Deep fried and bizarre sauces to accompany the dishes. We had the eggplant- very thick deep fried crust on it served with some sort of watery...More

Thank Vermontraveler31
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Fantastic experience! The Tinta Sangria was excellent and my Tapas were delicious. I was seated quickly at the bar and the bartenders were responsive and had a great attitude, despite being slammed. Delightful atmosphere and very clean. I would recommend to a friend.

Thank Andreas F
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The tapas here are to die for if you enjoy Spanish food. Every food item we had was Amazing, White anchovies, calamari, chourico, just to name a few, they were a delicious, and served by a wonderful and helpful wait person. They have many different...More

Thank Viprealtor
Reviewed 27 June 2017

good crowd; band was entertaining Had the rosé sangria and it was quote refreshing we ordered a bunch of items to share...usually 3 a person is great to be full, and I think we got about 10 Baby beets roasted - honey thyme and goat...More

Thank Damian C
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21 April 2016|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They have an upstairs area, i would guess no more than 20 comfortably.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
  • Public Transportation: 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.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-299-9810
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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
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