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Alegrias Spanish Tapas

332 Darling St | Shop 9, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
+61 2 8065 5686
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (98 reviews)
“tapas” (110 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
332 Darling St | Shop 9, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Joined in on the degustation night.. 6 courses, with matching wine degustations! Such a great learning experience about spanish wines ! Seriously good value for $69 Isnt the first time visiting and definitely wont be the last.

Thank Johnny S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A favourite haunt but usually go with friends or family. A big thanks this time to the staff when I was entertaining clients. The staff went above and beyond in service as always and my clients couldn’t thank me enough. Fantastic wines matched perfectly with...More

Thank EddyBraa
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi EddyBraa, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that both you and your clients enjoyed dining with us, and our staff took good care of you....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You've got to get yourself here! They make the best paella in town (their sangria was pretty good too). Super delish. It's a double thumbs up from me :)More

Thank Kelly H
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Kelly H, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us and you loved the paella and sangria, they really are a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my son here for his birthday. The staff were friendly and helpful, pointing out favourites and assisting us with menu choices. When the food arrived and we started eating- all was delicious and above our expectations. The staff did their jobs expertly and...More

Thank Kristen C
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Kristen C, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us and that our staff and team took exceptional care of you....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Return visit to Algeria’s for a degustation dinner with wine matching. The menu was well prepared and Javier from Luis Saavedra winery in Madrid had done well with the wine selection. All in all a evening well spent.More

Thank Jason F
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jason F, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed our degustation dinner and had an enjoyable evening. I'll be sure to pass on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebrating me friend’s birthday just by eating and looking at each other: music excruciatingly loud and the guy tuning his gutar on full bladt after every song. Never coming here again.More

Thank Goodfoodscritic
Kevin B, Owner at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Goodfoodscritic. Thank you for your singular and only review on your recently created Tripadvisor account. Our live flamenco shows only go for 2 shows (1 each sitting) for 15-20 minutes specifically so what you claim does not occur (we have an average 2 hour...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a dinner party of 12 for birthday celebration. They recommended banquet menu but we opted for a la carte and chose what we preferred. Service was ok, had to remind waitress several times for a guest's drink order or having to flag the waitress...More

Thank mil0888
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi mil0888, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that you chose us to host the birthday celebrations and you enjoyed your visit. We're happy to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a Scoopon voucher to use here which included drinks and so many dishes we almost rolled out. Lovely staff, authentic food. Hubby is from Spain and was impressed. Would go back.

Thank Frau L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ambiance, good food, friendly service with accent.Seafood paellia is a must. Full house, booking is essential..More

Thank Tomas D
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Tomas D, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us and that our staff and team took exceptional care of you....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on a Saturday night after having booked at the last minute (2 people) - we have eaten here before previously as well. The atmosphere in the restaurant is lovely - it's a very old building and the decor makes the place feel very...More

Thank Daniella H
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Daniella H, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us and that this was a return visit, we certainly hope it...More

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Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
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waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
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Questions & Answers
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant 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
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Darling St | Shop 9, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Balmain>  > Balmain
  • Neighbourhood: Balmain
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8065 5686
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Description
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!
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