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La Tasca

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607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
+1 703-299-9810
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Tampa, FL
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Nice restaurant in old town. We sat at the bar and ordered appetizers. They were just ok. Sangria was good - lots to choose from. Bartender was very friendly - great service made up for the lack of excitement in food.

1 Thank Roberta J
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Tasty tapas, good selection and portions, great happy hour deals, and many different types of sangria to choose from. We had a table next to the bar and had great service. Our only disappointment is that we missed the flamenco show.

1 Thank T981
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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84 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Looking for a affordable, delicious meal? Go here. Specifically, during their happy hour 5-7pm. Awesome sangrias. Good tapas selection. Service was super friendly and attentive.

1 Thank ICOS
New York
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185 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2015

If you like Spanish style tapas this is the place to go. The service was wonderful and the tapas were delicious. And by the way the sangria was pretty tasty too! We missed the live music as we were there early but the ambiance was very nice. Try it out!

1 Thank vjcg5
Miami, Florida
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169 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We stopped in on a whim while strolling around King St. It was early, and the dining room was pretty empty. So we were seated immediately. Our server was very friendly and knowledgeable about the menu. My husband and I ordered a variety of tapas to share & a 1/2 pitcher of the Cadillac Sangria. Our tapas included the following:... More 

2 Thank Lissete
Arlington, Virginia
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Delicious! The food, ambience, and service were good and reasonably priced. I had the Paella Mixta, which was better than all the paellas I've had in Spanish restaurants in my travels throughout Spain. In addition to that, I had a salad with shrimp and an ice tea. The whole meal ended up costing me less than $20. The service was... More 

1 Thank Andrew O
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

Outstanding small plates, we did the 9 small dishes together for 65$ They all were amazing, shrimp was awesome, also the pallea mixta was great. Gery good sangria pitcher for 30 $ as well. Definitely highly recommended

Thank Sarah H
Chicago, Illinois
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115 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Did the $14 lunch special and some sangria, best lunch we had. Listen to the servers recs, steak tapas a favorite, all were good!! Sign up for their e-mail and get 25% off

Thank jaackerberg
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Only went for Happy Hour, but they have great sangria and drink specials as well as tapas. The chicken and ham croquettes were delicious! Busy place, but nice for a fun night out.

Thank BethSal2013
Amman, Jordan
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Friendly. Wide selection of sangrias. And a great bang for your peso. We ordered three tapas and the size of each was bigger than anticipated. Good mussels!

Thank PaulWW79

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Latin, Spanish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, 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, 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
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?