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2607 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3024
+1 719-471-8272
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First time to visit TAPAeria...so very delicious!! My friend and I were celebrating my 70th birthday went there for lunch had superservice superfood and Ben our server was very knowledgeable about the menu if you like tapas menu this one is for you ! We ordered the kettle chips with the dehydrated chorizo Yum!! The meatballs were excellent and they... More 

Thank Tanya T
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We discovered this restaurant by accident and were pleasantly surprised. Traditional style Spanish tapas well prepared. Take your time and enjoy many rounds of sumptuous treats.

Thank DRShakti
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sis and I were exploring Old Colorado City one morning and walked by Tapateria (they were not yet open). Menu looked interesting so we decided to come back later in the day for late lunch/early dinner. The food (and service) were out of this world. I always aim to eat healthy and this food was just that; Flavor was... More 

Thank KarinBostontraveler
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at many places featuring tapas or small plates, but TAPAteria has to be one of the best. We enjoyed 11 tapas which included 2 dessert ones plus 1 cocktail, & a carafe of blood orange sangria...all for a reasonable price. Every dish was a taste bud sensation & nicely presented. Service was good. Only regret is that... More 

Thank David E
Greeley, Colorado
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100 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in a wonderful old building on Colorado Ave. Parked on the street - fortunate to find spot close to the restaurant. Small building that is compact but lots of character and nice ambiance. Went on a Saturday night and were lucky to be seated promptly. Wait staff was VERY pleasant and relational. Had multiple items - all well prepared... More 

Thank ColoAvsPuckhead
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, charming, and unique! Personalized service. Great authentic Spanish food. Great beverage menu. Relaxing and fun! A great way to try new tasted.

Thank Flo7110
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hate to go against the tide of the other reviews here, but based on our visit today, sadly this is not a place we'd choose to go back to. Overall very disappointing. Four of us didn't get served so that we could all eat together. Plates of food came out quite randomly. There was hair is the food. The calamari... More 

Thank hamilton-p3
GreenResto, Owner at TAPAteria, responded to this review

I am very sorry your experience was not up to what our customers routinely receive. There are no excuses for the food delivery and service gaps you experienced. Rest assured we will remedy them. The seating issue can be a problem both inside and on the patio due to the small size of the restaurant, but I am checking on... More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a business trip, but also a surprise baby shower for a coworker. They accommodated our large party of 12 and were very prompt in getting us our food and drinks. The service was great and all of the items that we tried were excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank Rachel H
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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452 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have a really nice range of authentic Spanish tapas. We ordered our normal amount - about 6 different taps between the 3 of us. It was so yummy, we ordered 4 more. We sat in their back courtyard to enjoy the warm weather and we received service that was both friendly and efficient.

Thank Mutiny
Kansas City
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant after visiting Manitou Springs. The restaurant decor is charming with brick walls and very old wooden floors and tin ceilings. We loved the Green olives stuffed with anchovies so much we ordered it twice. The Spanish Manhattan is a specialty drink of the house that shouldn't be missed. Also try the cheese plate - the... More 

Thank lauraloup

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2607 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3024
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-471-8272
Old World & Colorado Tapas and Wines. 100% Gluten-free menu; 50% Vegetarian; 25% Vegan. Authentic Spanish tapas and deli with 5 chorizos, 2 Spanish hams, and 8 imported Spanish cheeses. Covered and heated patio. Local farm & ranch suppliers.

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