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La Tasca

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner
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RUSTIC BREADS‏
$6
Pan Con Tomate
Crushed tomato, olive oil, garlic
$9
Pan Casero
Serrano ham,‏ manchego cheese, olives, crushed tomato, garlic, olive oil
TABLAS
$16
Jamon Y Queso
18 month aged Jamon Serrano, Manchego Cheese, Marcona Almonds
$17
Embutido
18 month aged Jamon Serrano, Chorizo Segoviano, Salchichon, Marcona Almonds
$18
Queso
Cana de Cabra, Valdeon, Manchego, Quince Jelly
COLD TAPAS‏
$7
Aceitunas Mixtas
Marinated Spanish Olives
$8
Gazpacho
Classic Spanish chilled tomato soup
$8
Escalibada De Verduras
Roasted eggplant, onions, peppers, tomato, olive oil
$8.50
Baby Beets
Roasted Beets, Spanish goat cheese, pepitas, honey, thyme, olive oil
$9
Ensalada De La Casa
Romaine lettuce, avocado, tomato, cucumber, hearts of palm, piquillo pepper, olives, chickpeas, pickled guindilla peppers, jamon serrano
$10
Ensalada De Aguacate*
Shrimp and sliced avocado served over mixed greens, avocado vinaigrette
$9
Tudela
lettuce hearts, piquillo pepper, imported Spanish anchovy, pedro ximenez reduction, olive oil
$9
Tomatina
Vine tomatoes, lettuce hearts, honey herb dressing
$9
Boquerones En Vinagre*
Marinated white anchovies, garlic, pickled guindilla peppers, olive oil
HOT TOPAS
$8
Berenjenas Fritas
Fried Eggplant, cabrales cheese sauce
$13.5
Gambas Al Ajillo*
Shrimp, garlic, crushed red pepper, olive oil
$10
Calamares Fritos
Fried squid, garlic aioli
$9.5
Mejillones Con Chorizo
Maine Mussels, chorizo, saffron broth
$10.5
Pulpo
Seared octopus, fingerling potato, almond romesco
$9
Pollo En Pepitoria
Free range chicken, marcona almonds, olives, sherry saffron cream
$8
Croquetas De Pollo Y Jamon
Fried bechamel croquets of chicken and serrano ham
$9
Albondigas De Cordero
Lamb Meatballs, manchego cheese, tomato sofrito
$13
Bistec*
Angus steak,‏ garlic fries, mojo picon sauce
$7
Patatas Bravas
Fried potatoes, spicy tomato sauce, parsley aioli
PAELLAS‏
Please allow 30-40 minutes to prepare.
$39
Paella Valenciana
Chicken, Duck, Vegetables
$39
Arroz Abanda
Monkfish, Shrimp, Squid
$45
Paella Marinera
Monkfish, Shrimp, Squid, Prawns, Clams, Mussels
$49
Paella Marinera Con Bogavante
Monkfish, Shrimp, Squid, Clams, Mussels, Prawns, 1 pound lobster
About
Happy Hour: 4-7 PM Monday - Friday! Draft beer and Sangria $5.00 plus a special tapas menu. Sangria Brunch: Saturday and Sunday 11am-3pm 2 tapas for $22 plus $2 sangrias, mimosas and bloody marys Serving the best lunch deal in town: Monday-Friday, 11am-4pm Build your "Perfect Lunch": 2 tapas for $14, 3 for $18, 4 for $22 OR Enjoy a lunch-sized portion of our popular Paellas! Wine Tuesday: Half Priced Wine - All Bottles, All Day! PLUS! Paella Making classes offered the 2nd Sunday of each month (thru September 30, 2018) Ask about our Group Dining Menus and Catering for your special events, office parties or wedding! Seating for 275 people on two floors. Book a complete floor for your own private
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish
FEATURES
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Friendly service, very good food. Popular bar, it seemed, for special drink prices if seated in bar area. We chose other seating.Perhaps a bit pricey, but it's DC. Worth a stop.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank outofscreennames
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter took me here for lunch on Sunday. Our server was friendly until we opted not to order the $39/person sangria brunch. Instead we ordered 3 tapas with plans to order some more. The food arrived, but the server NEVER returned. He was very...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Karen K
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Great place. Felt in Spain. Tapas were so good and great price for the quality that you get. The best thing were the churros ! You need to order those. They were super fresh. Sangria was good as well. Service was excellent

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Iggyxii
Reviewed February 8, 2019

Stopped here one evening to mix things up while in Chinatown. We walked in and were seated right away. The open atmosphere tends to allow the place to be pretty noisy. This is a Spanish Tapas restaurant, which means small portions Ala-cart. Between the three...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank James A
Reviewed February 5, 2019

Attended a Wizards game with my son and visited our favorite Tapas restaurant. A nice table was held for us and we enjoyed their dinner special with lamb chops, meatballs, shrimps and vegetable tapas. Brenda V was our server and she was great. Another very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
7  Thank EliteTravellers
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Great Food, Superior Service, Excellent Front Staff Food was really well prepared and served. Super good. This is how to run a top restaurant. Tasty dishes, great service, delicious. I'll be back!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 327clintl
Reviewed January 27, 2019

This restaurant did have a **icon symbol for gluten-free items. After speaking with the waiter, which needed a fair amount of explaining to gain some confidence that he understood all the prep. requirements, I did feel that he really honored the requests and did his...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pamela L
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

After a busy day we stop at Tapas to decompress, their Sangrías & Mediterranean Brews are superb. The Tapas are just perfect, Patatas Bravas, Mejillones con Chorizo, Albóndigas con Cordero just to name a few -as well as the Pan Salmón, Pan con tomate and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Omardallas
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

We went in for the Tapas but had the Paella instead.It did not disappointed us. And their burgers are good too. The staff treats you great without being all over your table.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carl l
Reviewed December 20, 2018

My husband and I ate here before a game at Capital One. Great location to get to arena and staff was attentive and friendly. We ordered the tomato bread, crispy eggplant, empanadas, and chorizo tapas. The tomato bread was decent, but I wasn't expecting the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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