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Tapas 177 Lounge

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177 Saint Paul St, Rochester, NY 14604-1125
+1 585-262-2090
16:30 - 02:00
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Mon - Sat 16:30 - 02:00
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The drinks are great! The food is great! Mostly salsa type Music makes for a fun evening! Make sure you get a mojito!

Thank Slickidd
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Cocktails were yummy - service was a little slow at the bar but friendly. Lively environment with outdoor seating available!

Thank Winterblast
Rochester, New York
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

If you love tasteless food, small portions, and high prices... RUSH IMMEDIATELY to Tapas! The food looked good but they forgot to add flavor! The menu has no pictures so beware of small portion sizes! The calamari was fried well but no seasoning! The empanadas were smaller than dumplings and costs the same as a gourmet burger in Red Robin!... More 

Thank Chib O
Rochester, New York
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

From dingy bar to hip little restaurant. This is a MUST try, especially for a date night. The downstairs dining had a romantic feel and if the weather is nice, you can even eat on a little patio that is straight out of Europe! If you're looking for recommendations on food: calamari for the win!!

1 Thank Rachel B
Rochester, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

This a wonderful place to spend a nice evening. When i moved to this city and I went for the first time , they made me fell like part of a big family. the waiters , where very helpful with my friends. the food was delicious at a moderate price. The bar serve drinks from many different countries . They... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

So, I am staying at the Rochester Radisson Riverside, downtown and there really isn't much "dining" to choose from here. (Hockey mom with a child at camp at Bill Gray's Ice Complex, 15 minutes away). However, this little gem, is but a block and a half away, and it is definitely a must-try. The menu is eclectic but everything is... More 

Thank Janice M
Buffalo, New York
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Went here with my wife for our anniversary. Hardest part was deciding what to order. Everything sounded amazing. We ended up sitting at the bar and ordered 4 or 5 small plates instead of sitting down for dinner. Tuna Tartare and Chorizo Mussels were my favorite but it was all very good. They also had an interesting cocktail menu and... More 

1 Thank tjdalfonso
White Plains, New York
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85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

What a Gem! You would never guess such a gem existed in this Location. The atmosphere was great, the service even better! The Food was fabulous, and so many choices. There was truly something for everyone. Rochester is not a place I would choose to visit,but I will definitely return to this restaurant.

1 Thank Lkmetyk
Cortland, New York
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

We went here on a whim the other night and I had such a good time. There's so many choices it was hard to pick only a couple. We all got a couple plates and shared. Our server was very patient and helpful and offered us bread when we told him we were in town for a half marathon. A... More 

1 Thank n02578845
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Ever just feel like doing SOMETHING but seems like there's nothing going on? Step into Tapas. Its got a particular ambiance that is casual with a touch of romance. Or maybe that's not quite the right word but its one of those places where dining is an experience to be savored. Pricey for sure although that could be why they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Spanish, International, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Saint Paul St, Rochester, NY 14604-1125
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-262-2090

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