We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tapas Papa Frita

7114 E. Stetson Dr, Suite 210, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
+1 480-699-5004
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #243 of 1,013 restaurants in Scottsdale
Reserve with OpenTable
Tapas Papa Frita is not available for your requested time. Choose another time, or search restaurants with availability.
The time you selected has already passed.
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Fri 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Spanish
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Scottsdale Rd & Camelback
Transit: Scottsdale Trolley.
Write a Review

110 reviews from our community

73% Recommend
    56
    25
    11
    14
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Phoenix, Arizona
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

What a treasure! Not only is the food excellent and authentic, the atmosphere is very European, with friendly wait staff flamenco dancing and a warm chef/owner who makes you feel like you are in his home. My husband and I had a great dinner followed by a simple dessert of figs with gelato. The chef came to our table and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
arizona
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I have to Spain and love their cuisine.The food here is good.the restaurant looks like Spain. You feel like you are in Spain as soon as you walk in the door. The best part is the music.You will not find better in the US..The guitarists are very good,the singer is great and the dance Yumi is great,.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Mesa, Arizona
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I had been wanting to try paella for a very long time. Saw this restaurant on a review show on PBS, thought we would try it. Service was very slow. Portion size on paella was more than adequate but it was lightly warm at best, seafood / meats in paella was WAY overcooked. Tapas seemed kinda generic, not in the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My first experience at an authentic Spanish fine dining restaurant and what a great experience! Had heard great reviews about the restaurant and hence decided to experience it. Good location with a great ambience. We went quite late on a weekday, hence the restaurant wasn't quite buzzing with guests. The sever who attended to us was very good with recommendations... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Stumbled upon this fine establishment whilst walking through Scottsdale in the evening. Superb Tapas and wonderful seafood paella which they adapted for me to take out the chicken since I don't eat meat. I've visited Spain more than 10 times and the meal was on a par with the best I've had there. Very friendly staff but the music is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We stopped over in Scottsdale on our way from Las Vegas to San Diego & enjoyed a delightful meal outside BT the canal with the cool spray blowing . It was 100F & felt fabulous. We had lovely meals,complimented with excellent service & drinks with lots of ice. Ice cold water was on our table within 60 seconds of sitting... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phoenix, Arizona
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Parking underground is very convenient. Restaurant is sort of hard to find at first. The food is good, but the best deals are to be had at happy hours - the 2 for one drink special is great (though the drinks are $8 or so, so its not quite amazing HAPPY HOUR prices). Had a male server who never introduced... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Scottsdale, Arizona
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

we've eaten here multiple times over the past couple years and the food has been great every time. the sangria is fantastic, the food is very good, the atmosphere is very nice, especially outside, and the churros for dessert are amazing. this place has a lot of character and isnt a run of the mill, chain like restaurant

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Montville, New Jersey
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Ever since my trip to Spain last year, I am obsessed with tapas. While we were walking to another restaurant we came across this place. We ordered a pitcher of sangria and 5 tapas plates. The prices were right for the portion. Everything was delicious, but my favorite was the calamari steak. I have eaten in 3 times in my... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phoenix, Arizona
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My wife and I went to this restaurant based on a friend's recommendation. It was outstanding. Wonderful food, very good service, and great Flamenco dancing. The chef/owner stopped by all the tables to discuss the food, dancing and service. The menu describes the food and the region from which it originated from in Spain. We shared several appetizers and soup,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Tapas Papa Frita also viewed

Scottsdale, Central Arizona
Scottsdale, Central Arizona
 
Scottsdale, Central Arizona
Scottsdale, Central Arizona
 

Been to Tapas Papa Frita? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Tapas Papa Frita, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing