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Iberia Restaurant

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1026 Alma St, Menlo Park, CA 94025-3313
650-325-8981
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Mon 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

They closed their old location after New Year and opened in Belmont recently on El Camino Real north of the intersection with Ralston. I don't know why TripAdvisor hasn't updated the address yet. Seven of us met here for tapas at the request of one of our Hispanic colleagues who regards this as the most authentic tapas restaurant in the... More 

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Hayward, California
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

We visited Iberia last night , we enjoy the beautiful patio and great paella if you like train horn that's the right place just on front of station.

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Thank sailingalongto
Beijing, China
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

We a group of people (around 20) sat outside in a circle and ordered many dishes. The food just went on and on in one round and another.Tasty, and overall a good place for chatting while eating.

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1 Thank Angela W
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

The food was very good,but the service was very slow. I would recommend the ox tail appitizer, I was wonderful. We also had the cod and the duck appitizer. They took about 30 mind to finally get them.we all had the paella for dinner was was good as well. But then we all sat with empty plates in front of... More 

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London, Canada
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379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We stopped in for some drinks and tapas on a Monday afternoon. Enjoyed sitting at the old classic bar, and found the cocktails to be first rate. However, ordered tapas and had to wait, wait, wait. Bartender apologised, but for some reason they never were able to deliver the tapas as described in the menu. Said they were "waiting on... More 

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Belmont, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Our son took us as a Mothers Day gift for tapas and drinks one evening. They will not reserve tables. There were 5 of us: our son, his wife, and three parents in our seventies. My husband and I arrived a little before 6PM. We told the hostess there would be 5 of us. She said we had to wait... More 

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Nome, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

After 10 years we decided to try Iberia again. Big mistake. I can't remember worse food and service. We started with gazpacho. At Iberia is is a vile concoction of almond liquid which was tepid. We rejected it and asked for the tomato gazpacho...you know, the kind the world recognizes as gaspacho It was thin and tasteless and had none... More 

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San Francisco, California
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Iberia Restaurant in Menlo Park is located beyond a railroad and kind of hidden from traffic, but once you find it, you will never forget it. I discovered it a few years ago only because I was looking for a parking spot and found it just outside Iberia restaurant. It was a warm Autumn day, people were eating "al fresco"... More 

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Thank Valentinadesigns
Ogden, Utah
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91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The restaurant is tucked behind some trees and there isn't a bright sign to indicate the location of the restaurant. As I entered, there was fantastic music playing that instantly created a different vibe. Also, the decor had a traditional feel with lots of wood chairs, tables, and accents around the bar. There was a fire place burning small logs... More 

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Thank Lawrence T
Connecticut
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60 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Unfortunately for us, it was the only open restaurant for July 4 dinner. We celebrated my daughter's Birthday with my elderly parents, who are locals and are not able to travel too far. Service was beyond horrible. We asked for the water twice, bottle was placed, but water not poured in the glasses. There was no change of the dirty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1026 Alma St, Menlo Park, CA 94025-3313
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: 650-325-8981

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?