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$16 - $60
Spanish, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Live reporting since I couldn't wait to share how great it is... the gambas al ajillo are to die for just as the pulpo a la plancha and the datil. Great service and taste, good wine selection. Five stars overallMore

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Daniel V
Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Daniel, it sounds like you really fell in love with some of our dishes -- thanks for sharing! I'm excited to hear that everything from the service to your wine was great, and I sincerely hope we get the chance to see you again real...More

Reviewed June 29, 2017

Visiting from Chicago, I have eaten this chefs cooking before and was excited to try Tabernilla. Nicely appointed space would be comfortable for after work drinks and small plates or date night. Went for an early dinner started with a selection of cheeses and meats....More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2017

First off, thanks for making us a stop on your visit from Chicago. It sounds like you really know your dishes, so it's wonderful to hear the Fideau Negra made such an impression on you. I appreciate the thorough review and the high recommendation. See...More

Reviewed June 8, 2017

We were on our way back to our home in Oaxaca, MX. Having a tiny Chihuahua, we booked our overnight stay at LaQuinta (near the Airport) in Laredo. Eschewing chain restaurants and wanting something really tasty, we found Tabernilla, a super-short walk from LaQuinta Airport....More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2017

It's great you enjoyed the visit so much, Karena, and I wish you lived closer so that we could see you again sooner. Still, I loved reading your review and hearing that the food and service were great during your meal. I'm going to have...More

Reviewed May 11, 2017

You arrive at the door and are meet with options - sit high, low... booth setting? [and that's just the first of many choices as the evening unfolds]. Wines? Cocktails? the appetizer list is tantalizing - just bite sized snacks (tapas!) - and some you...More

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time and loved the food, the tapas were delicious, specially the shrimp on polenta. service was excellent, severs were very attentive and accommodating. The show was very nice. Hope to visit often.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Q3323HDmariam
Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Great to hear your first visit was such a hit, Maria! Tapas are meant to be shared with friends, and we were happy to share them with you. I hope you visit often too! Your friend, Bobby, Owner

Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

I have traveled to Laredo on several occasions and was looking for a "New" dining experience. I'm tired of the traditional "Chain" food restaurants and Tabernilla is far from the traditional. It's a Tapas Bar and from the Atmosphere to the Food and Beverages you...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

Eric, thanks for trying us out and for giving us your recommendation! I'm happy to hear you were impressed by what we have to offer, and I can't wait for your next visit. Until then, Bobby, Owner

Reviewed March 20, 2017

My family and I visited this place for a late lunch/early dinner on a weekday. We sat outside and had 1 baby and 1 toddler with us. They only had 2 high chairs so lucky for us they were not in use. We had the...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

I won't hesitate to let you know how much I enjoyed reading this review, Hadley! Happy to hear that the food reminded you so much of your time in Spain. Whenever your family is up for another delicious meal, I hope we get to see...More

Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful, and the atmosphere was so nice. It is family style so this is a great place to come with a small group. The staff was super helpful. Overall I loved this restaurant!

Date of visit: March 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2017

And we love this review! Thanks for giving us a shot, Kristin, and it's wonderful to know the food and service were exactly what you were hoping for. We'd love to have you back again any time. Until then, Bobby, Owner

Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

My husband had been here the week before and told me we were going to come with him the following week to taste for ourselves. We had been to Spain once before and knew more or less what Spanish tapas were supposed to look and...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2017

Genny, I'm glad that your husband had a good time, and we're thrilled that he brought you back to meet us! Sounds like you got to try a nice sampling of tapas, and I hope they were all delicious. Come see us again soon! (Also...More

Reviewed January 25, 2017

Food is great! I was surprise to find Mediterranean food in thus city with a very close flavor of the original, options are bast and the service is really good. Thanks Victor. If you are around go by! You won't regret. They have also options...More

Date of visit: January 2017
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Roberto G, Owner at Tabernilla, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2017

We're so glad you found us, Josefina! It's great to hear that your time here was fantastic, and we're thrilled that our commitment to authenticity came through. Hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Bobby, Owner

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