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Alegrias Spanish Tapas

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Fun lively restaurant with authentic Spanish cuisine and sumptuous surrounds.. Live music every weekend!! Great for small or large functions and gatherings, we also have a beautifully appointed private dining room!
PRICE RANGE
USD 11 - USD 19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went out of our way to visit this restaurant, staying overnight in Glebe from Canberra for a birhday dinner. Having spent 4 weeks in Spain last year, we've been on the lookout for good tapa and paella. This place ticked all the boxes. Great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank capital6
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola capital6, Thanks for your kind words and review, and we're pleased to hear that you were able to take in dinner with us while you were in Sydney. We're glad that you were able to enjoy some of the familiar flavours and dishes you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for dinner. The food was lovely, very generous portions and good value for money. The service let the whole experience down. Maitre d’ was grumpy, server forgot the wine and water not replenished.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Maria-F-L_88
Chrissy S, Guest Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Maria, Thanks for taking the time to provide us and others with a review of your visit and experience with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that the food was lovely, and that you found the portions to be great value for money....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spend Xmas evening at dinner in Balmain. Ordered four dishes and a bottle of wine. First two dishes arrived but no wine. Second two dishes arrived and finally after asking for the wine twice it arrived. Food was great and fresh. Quite large serves and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jcjennifercoll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked for 18 people at short notice after being let down by another restaurant due to their change of ownership. I had some fairly exacting requirements for this business dinner and Alegrias were accomodating of everything with only 4 days notice. I hired the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Charlotte d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first diner there, definable not our last, recently moved back to the location Can’t compliment the staff enough, we where right at home with the Colombian primos Food was great with the perfect suggestion by our server We will be back soonMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tippdog
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words, review and recommendation. We're glad to hear that you had a lovely first visit and that our staff and team took exceptional care of you. I'll be sure to pass on your comments to them, and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a tapas that we can share with our kids. I was hesitant first to dine in this resto because it’s a bar and might not be suitable for kids. I asked first if they accommodate children before parking the car. It...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank The_Accounting_Chic
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, feedback, review and recommendation. We're glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed a pleasant evening and experience with us. We'll be sure to pass on your compliments to our team, and thank you for commenting as such....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For the authentic flavour of Espana without the added hip pocket torture of purchasing a flight to Madrid, try an evening out at Alegrias Tapa Restaurant. Situated in a heritage listed building in Balmain they offer either a full meal choice or you can opt...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Janet G
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Janet, Thanks for your review and recommendation. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the seafood and lamb shank. We'll be sure to pass on your feedback to our staff and team, and we look forward to welcoming you back again on a Saturday...More

Reviewed 13 December 2018

Highly recommend Alegrias - Food was great, service was fast and friendly, atmosphere was lovely. Alegrias Spanish Tapas truly is a hidden gem in the Inner West!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sam F
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Thanks for your review and recommendation Sam. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed dining with us, and that the food, service, and atmosphere were all enjoyable. We'll be sure to pass on your feedback to our staff and team, and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018

I had a gift voucher which unfortunately had expired by a few months due to me overlooking the expiry date. Kevin the manager kindly honoured it. We had a very nice evening - really nice tapas and we both enjoyed our mains - lamb and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Slowwhite
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Thanks for your kind words, feedback, review and recommendation. We're pleased to hear that you were able to use your voucher, and that Kev and the team took great care of you. I'll be sure to pass on your feedback and thanks to the team,...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

There were many different kinds of tapas. Tasted good and many varieties. However, it took time to complete all of them before the main course. We had seated since 6:30pm but the main course was started only at 8:30pm. Overall, it was not bad. But...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 135dl2016
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Thanks for your feedback and review. We're pleased to hear that the were elements of your visit you enjoyed and we'll be sure to pass on your feedback to our staff and team. Generally our sittings are longer and the food spread out so guests...More

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Eileen369
9 December 2017|
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Response from Jacque C | Reviewed this property |
There were small tables as we were a party of two
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856toyt
15 June 2017|
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Response from Chrissy S | Property representative |
Hi Everyone, The Flamenco shows are every Saturday evening. They're the busiest night of the week, so booking is recommended. We've just added entertainment to Thursday nights, during winter. This will commence the first... More
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Jenny C
23 May 2017|
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Response from Kevin B | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, We have live Flamenco shows with band only on Saturday evenings (except for special events). There is a show for each sitting out our guests, one at 730 the other at 9pm.
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