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Tasca Brava 607

607 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603-1223
+1 919-828-0840
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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“paella” (19 reviews)
“tapas” (28 reviews)
607 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603-1223
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing!!! Truly. He is a character that is worth meeting. Well traveled and knowledgeable. He is an artist that is jealous of his craft. Don't come here to tell him how to cook. He knows what he is doing, trust the expert....More

Thank Xiomara I
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Seriously, if you bash this place, the chef or the food go elsewhere and don't leave a crappy review. This is a one man show and he is in a category all to himself. This being said, the food was perfect the service was great...More

1  Thank wmecsailor
Reviewed 6 February 2017

It was our first time here, so let me explain the process: 1.) the owner waits on your table. 2.) He recommends the bread of the day, an amazing appetizer, a delicious entree, wine to go with that entree... you 3.) say, "yeah, that all...More

Thank kimmers722
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I very seldom will leave a poor review but someone seriously needs to help this guy out - he is a Legend in his own mind - quite comical but not enough to return, ever. He asked us where we were from..we answered, Wake Forest...More

4  Thank MUR5RUN
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Other than the awesome food, the Owner Joan himself greets you like family and tells you all the specialties he has prepared each day. You don't need the menu to order because his daily specials are all you need from the homemade breads, to the...More

1  Thank JmeLSU
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The chef is simply irritatingly overbearing; he was "up-selling" instead of just letting us order! Very expensive for mediocre to awful food--as a foursome, we spend almost $200, including tip and wine, which requires two glasses due to small pours. And we didn't know the...More

1  Thank LadyEarl
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Excellent authentic Spanish food. All the different dishes that we order were very will prepared. The service was very good. A bit on the expensive side for food and drinks,

Thank Vilara05
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We have known Tasca Brava for more than 12 years and they have the best paella valenciana we have ever eaten. Better than paellas in Valencia. Other entrees like fish, solomillo, or chuleta are also delicious. Tapas like pan de queso, gambas al ajillo, chorizo,...More

Thank AnaM922
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We absolutely loved this neighborhood gem. Gluten free friendly. Food was amazing and the owner who was our waiter was so friendly

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This restaurant is authentic ...... Enjoyed various Spanish cheeses, meats and coquettes tapas and followed by black squid ink paella..... Felt like I was back in Barcelona! We finished with some decadent home made chocolates and a flan that was second to none! This is...More

Thank Joseph E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603-1223
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-828-0840
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Tasca Brava has been described as "the little gem" and was placed on the list for the Top Ten Restaurants in the Triangle by the local press. This is because Tasca Brava is a careful blend of everything that is good about Spanish style, cuisine and hospitality, that go together to create a unique authentic relaxed atmosphere, where the visitor chooses to eat or drink as the mood takes them.. Tasca Brava is above all about Tapas, those small individual portions that offer a very flexible and sociable way of dining and most people dine when they visit Tasca Brava. You can eat as much or as little as you like at any time of day, allowing people to suit their own appetites.
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