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La Tasca

607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
+1 703-299-9810
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (167 reviews)
“paella” (49 reviews)
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CUISINES
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

La Tasca has a wonderful assortment of tapas (think small plates of wonderful food) and a great selection of wines and sangrias. It's like a lovely little trip to Spain without the jetlag or TSA pat down. First, if you're up for it (and hungry)...More

Thank wandermuffin
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your visit and review. We greatly appreciate your business and feedback. We are glad you had a great experience and we hope to have you back soon! Best regards, Adriana Chang Deputy General Manager La Tasca Alexandria

Reviewed April 5, 2017

We stopped here with a party of 4. We sat upstairs at a roomy table. Being it was a Friday, it was busy, but not a long wait. the staff was friendly and prompt with their service. The tapas are great! We sampled many of...More

Thank Thomas P
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear Thomas, Thank you for your visit and feedback! We are glad your experience was enjoyable, and we hope we can have you back soon. Best regards, Adriana Chang Deputy General Manager La Tasca Alexandria

Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

My sister, niece, and I had dinner here while visiting Old Town during a trip to Washington, DC. It was a busy Saturday night yet it offered a relax and laid back ambiance with historic Old Town decor. Varied menu with a nice selection of...More

Thank JNOTS
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and we apologize for any inconvenience. We are working hard to provide a great experience for all our guests and yours is for sure very important to us. We...More

Reviewed March 13, 2017

The service was great and our food was lovely, for desert we tried the tres leches cake and it was one of the best things I've ever eaten!More

Thank Gemma M
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear Gemma, Thank you for your visit and feedback! We are glad you had a great experience dinning with us and we hope to see you soon! We are very excited about our NEW food menu coming on Tuesday April 18th!! You can't miss it!...More

Reviewed March 4, 2017

We stopped by during the St. Patricks Day parade. We had the special - 3 tapas for $22 and $2 sangrias. The food was plentiful with enough to share a variety of dishes. The food was fresh and the service was good.More

Thank Rudy B
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear Rudy, Thank you very much for your visit and feedback. We are glad you had a great experience and we hope to have you back soon! Our NEW food menu is rolling out this coming Tuesday April 18th! and we also have our Happy...More

Reviewed February 18, 2017

We made reservations for Valentines Day dinner. We arrived just before our reservations and were seated promptly. Wonderful evening, great pitcher of house sangria, and 5 tapas plates did us just fine. We're a patron of another tapas restaurant in Crystal City and this is...More

Thank wilkins99
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your feedback! We are happy to know you had a great experience and we hope we have you back soon. Our NEW food menu will be launched this coming Tuesday 18th! With so many different options and deliciousness...More

Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious...the service was beyond slow from the get-go. Yeah it was a Saturday night but that should be expected. The Ensalada de Aguacate with shrimp & avocado was delicious as were the Buey a La Plancha - thin slices beef and the...More

Thank Halfmoon710
Latascaoldtown, Manager at La Tasca, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for your visit and feedback. We apologize for any inconvenience and we hope you can allow us to make it up to you one day soon. Our NEW food menu will be launched this coming Tuesday April 18th! A menu that...More

Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

We got the three tapas deal, and they came at a size good enough for both os us. The decor is simple yet wonderful, and the food is great.

Thank jordantps
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Mainly let down by the server not accepting the 25% reward/reduction we had printed off at the end of September for our first visit claiming that there had been a change of management and the discount could not be honoured. Being typically British we put...More

2  Thank Ian T
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Walked in New Year's Eve around 6 pm. We sat at a high top table in the bar. Great service, great meal. Hubby ordered a beet and goat cheese salad to start and I had butternut squash soup. We then shared 4 tapas, one vegetable...More

1  Thank Lynnette F
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Mjhoefer
April 21, 2016|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They have an upstairs area, i would guess no more than 20 comfortably.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
  • Public Transportation: King Street Metro (Yellow & Blue Lines) Also, take advantage of the King Street Trolley, a free trolley from the King Street metro stop all the way to the harbor. We are located between Washington Street and St Asaph Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-299-9810
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Description
La Tasca is a careful blend of everything about Spain—warm décor, authentic cuisine and friendly hospitality.With a combination of many tapas dishes, paellas, sangria blends and Spanish wines and beers, La Tasca has something for everyone.We strive to keep the Spanish culture and passion alive in our restaurants
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