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La Taberna de Rusty

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Calle del Tinte, 1, Alcala De Henares, Spain
91 877 52 05
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Back again for the excellent burgers

Already a favourite for tapas and raciones, I was recommended to return for one of their famous burgers. These are properly made with a nice brioche bun, good meat patty cooked medium rare (without having to sign a disclaimer) which made it a very juicy sandwich. Mine had bacon and fried egg but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
daddytommy
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

Already a favourite for tapas and raciones, I was recommended to return for one of their famous burgers. These are properly made with a nice brioche bun, good meat patty cooked medium rare (without having to sign a disclaimer) which made it a very juicy sandwich. Mine had bacon and fried egg but the one with goats cheese looked great.... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We as group of 4, including a Spaniard, walked into this place and were excited to try the tapas here. The place looked busy without any tables but not packed like in summer season. so our Spanish friend kindly asked if we could occupy the bar. Unfortunately, the grumpy waiter threw some rude remarks which our friend was quite reluctant... More 

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Medford,MA
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83 reviews 83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

La Taberna de Rusty is a gem for wine and tapas of high quality at a very reasonable price. The wine bar has an impressive array of good to fine wines (Spanish) available by glass, even more by the bottle. My husband and I were delighted with the quality of the tapas, and, with the price. For a rather astonishing... More 

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New York
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63 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This was our last day in Spain and we were feeling a little "tapas-ed out." Nonetheless, the TA reviews for Taberna Rusty were an inducement to try it. We were glad we did. We got there at 8:30 PM on a Wednesday so it hadn't become super busy just yet. The environment is a little Spartan -- but still cozy.... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

First visit to Rusty's. Very good tapas and good price. We returned for lunch the next day. Good variety and well cooked and presented. Very modern inside and something to please most clients.

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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73 reviews 73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were only staying one night in Alcala de Henares and having read through the reviews on tripadvisor we decided to eat at La Taberna de Rusty. It is just off the Plaza de Cervantes in the middle og the town and about 10 minutes walk from the Parador where we were staying. We arrives early at about 8:30 pm... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The restaurant and food were great. Loved the courtyard out back and the ambience. Would definitely go back. Staff didn't speak English but worked to understand you. The house wine was very tasty and I recommend. Don't forget to look up to see the stork nests and maybe u will see one.

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Dublin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Having been in Alcala de Henares for 5 days I had the pleasure of visiting Rusty twice. One evening we went for tapas....most of which were only €1.20!! But regardless of the price, they were delicious. Great selection and really tasty. The staff were really helpful, suggesting we order a few first, and see how we go. We returned a... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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187 restaurant reviews
219 helpful votes 219 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Lovely tapas, meat for meat lovers and a beautiful plate of grilled vegetables for my wife! Earthy local house red wine which is truly ethnic to the region. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere is great.

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Belluno, Italy
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79 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I have been today in this nice and warm wine bar in the centre of Alcalá de Henares. A relaxing atmosphere ( maybe due to the time of my visit ... early afternoon ) with a touch of modernity such as the climatized ( glass ) wine cabinet at the entrance ... I had an excellent wine ... Protos -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle del Tinte, 1, Alcala De Henares, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Alcala De Henares
  • Phone Number: 91 877 52 05

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Tapas

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