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G/F Au's Building, 15-19 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, China
+852 3171 1989
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Awesome food with very friendly and good service

I love this little tapas bar in Hong Kong, the food is first class and the service also great. There is lots to choose from and there are specials every day plus they have a very reasonable lunch time menu that gives you a soup and 2 tapas and a desert. Highly recommend you try this. The only... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
MAKta
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

I love this little tapas bar in Hong Kong, the food is first class and the service also great. There is lots to choose from and there are specials every day plus they have a very reasonable lunch time menu that gives you a soup and 2 tapas and a desert. Highly recommend you try this. The only challenge is... More 

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EmpireHK, Team Tapas at tapeo, responded to this review

Hi MAKta, ola from Tapeo! Thank you for your review and your compliments on our food and service. We do believe our tapas lunch deal is great value — it's only $118 for a soup, two tapas and a dessert. Sorry to hear that the bar seating isn't very comfortable. This is the first we've heard of it so we... More 

Hong Kong, China
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104 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Had my second visit to Tapeo this week - first time was dinner, this time set lunch. Soup, 2 tapas and desert for $118+ - you can't go wrong. The bar seating is a great idea if you are dining alone as you can chat to the friendly waiting staff and watch the food being prepared (makes it difficult to... More 

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EmpireHK, Team Tapas at tapeo, responded to this review

Hi HKDave, hola from Tapeo! Wow, thank you so much for paying us a visit twice in a short span of time. We do get good reviews on our lunch deal, which is great value for this part of town. Glad you liked our gambas, gazpacho, chorizo and lamb! Those churros... we still drool whenever we see them every day.... More 

Banstead, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This was my second visit to Tapeo and it was as good as the first. Despite being on my own this time I felt perfectly at ease in the buzzy atmosphere. The tapas are perfectly prepared and cooked and the sherry is served chilled, as it should be. The Sangria is excellent and the Spanish beer and wine selection complements... More 

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EmpireHK, Team Tapas at tapeo, responded to this review

Ola mrsejf! Thanks for coming to Tapeo (twice!) and writing about your experience. Our bar seating is great for small groups or solitary diners, as it lets you observe the chef and interact with our wait staff perfectly. We're very happy that you thought the tapas was "perfectly prepared" and that the sherry was served chilled. We look forward to... More 

Sentosa Island, Singapore
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

A favourite when we come to Hong Kong. The service is always very friendly, the menu has plenty of variety & it is always of great quality. Hard to choose what my favourite dish is on the menu, but tonight I had to go back again for the lamb & the stuffed peppers.

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EmpireHK, Team Tapas at tapeo, responded to this review

Ola kevinfell, thanks for coming to Tapeo and supporting Team Tapas! Glad to hear you had a great time as always. We have a suckling pig special right now that is very popular, so go and try that if you get the chance! Hope to see you again at Tapeo very soon. Have a good day! More 

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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Went here for an early dinner on a Saturday night. Tapeo is a tapas bar rather than a restaurant - ie there are no tables - everyone sits at the bar, in front of the open kitchen. The great thing about this is the chef can see when you are ready for your next dish and cook it for you... More 

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EmpireHK, Team Tapas at tapeo, responded to this review

Hi mc852, hola from Tapeo! Thank you for visiting Hong Kong's favourite tapas bar and for taking the time to write about your experience. We made sure that all our diners would sit around the bar rather than at tables to allow for maximum interaction with the chef. It's great to hear that he was on top of the ball... More 

London
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123 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We've been to a few different branches of Tapeo around Hong Kong and the meals have always been consistently good. A mixture of traditional Spanish dishes and some other traditional with a modern twist never fails to please. Excellent quality ingredients and beautiful execution, great fast friendly service. Well recommended.

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EmpireHK, Team Tapas at tapeo, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and we're pleased you took the time to share it! Look forward to see you with us again soon! #teamtapas More 

Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great little find! Intimate bar setting (think sushi bar) with a delicious range of tapas. Brought me right back to Barcelona. Will visit again!

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This is my favorite place to eat in HK, and I always try to come here when I'm in town. The atmosphere is very authentic -- a cozy tapas bar. The menu is great, with a wide range of classic tapas and some very imaginative new ones. The pan con tomate is particularly good! Nice wine list, friendly service and... More 

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UK
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We were impressed with the imaginative range which could not be faulted. The service was superb - not in one's face - just there when required. The only drawback for us, and this is probably an age thing, was that one is sitting cheek by jowl. This is personal. I'm sure that 'younger things' would give Tapeo 5 stars. Just... More 

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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My favorite go to pace for comfort tapas in Hong Kong. Food never disappoints. Fair selection of wine. Great staff and fun ambience. Highly recommend all dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: G/F Au's Building, 15-19 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighborhood: Central
  • Phone Number: +852 3171 1989

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

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Central
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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