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105 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Ranked #57 of 3,741 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $30 - $30
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Spanish, Wine Bar
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 13th b/t Sansom and Chestnut
Transit: Broad Street Line - Walnut Locust Station
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

That evening I was looking for small plates dinner as I had no desire to have a big meal.. Only thing that struck was Tapas and google landed us up here.. It was my first time in Philly and this downtown restaurant won my heart.. We ordered papa Frita, much room coca and Spanish breakfast.. Amazingly cooked food.. Everything was... More

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Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews 59 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A very small restaurant with a long and well stock wine bar. Find Spanish Tapas small plate selections to accompany your wine selection. If not at the bar go for a table facing the street and the large street front windows for people watching.

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Lorton, Virginia, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Sure, it's not the most inexpensive place in Philly. However, there are tapas you won't find at other tapas bars, even in Spain. The shishito peppers and the Brussels sprouts were fantastic, and I'm not a vegetarian!

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Absolutely couldn't sing higher praises about this charming restaurant! We had about 5 shared tapas plates between two people and it was more than enough, and we loved every single bite! My guest and I spent a semester in Spain together while we were in college, and we absolutely felt like we were back in Spain. The food was authentic,... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Oh my heavens! This is probably one of the most delicious meals I have had. The service was excellent. The food is amazing. The white sangria is very refreshing. I had the bacon wrapped dates that absolutely melt in your mouth. The special salad was jamon and melon. Paper thin slices of deliciously cured ham and juicy cantaloupe mixed with... More

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Douglas mixed up an espresso martini which was out of this world! The white sangria's are delicious and very refreshing after a hot day. The food is tapas so we ended up with 4 different dishes along with the complimentary dish of assorted olives. The stuffed dates are wrapped with a smokey bacon and were a huge hit. We also... More

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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68 reviews 68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is one of several restaurants owned by Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran--they're turning 13th St. into a veritable empire of fine restaurants! We visited on a Sunday night, and the place was packed, but even with the crowds the service was prompt, well-paced, and friendly. The food was wonderful! The selection is not huge, but it's a very good... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Excellent tapas in a quaint setting. Enjoyed the bacon wrapped dates, the vegetable sampler, the scallops and the spare ribs - all were really good accompanied with a Spanish red wine. Service was excellent and the watermelon sorbet with rosemary shortbread topped off the meal!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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73 reviews 73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My friend and I stopped for an afternoon drink and snack. We ordered drinks - a unique, delicious cocktail and cava. Then we shared two small plates. I ordered a plate with fried goat cheese, beets, pistachios, cherries, spinach, and a sauce - so delicious! And the portion of goat cheese was generous. My friend ordered eggplant fries - long... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This small and intimate wine bar and restaurant in Center City serves an outstanding selection of Spanish dishes with innovative combinations of tapas and a great wine list. The small plates are truly exceptional and the service was excellent.

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