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Bonquerones Salad
romaine lettuce, grape tomatoes, bonito, tuna and pepper spread, topped with marinated white anchovies.
USD 7.75
Campera Salad
romaine lettuce, serrano ham, shorizo cantimpalo, cheese (cow's milk) tomatoes and onions
USD 7.75
Fruit Salad
romaine lettuce, cana de cabra, (goat's milk), galician chestnuts and sun dried fruits.
USD 7.75
Marcona Salads
mixed greens, grape tomatoes, ovin organic (goat's milk) cheese and marcona almonds
Manchego Salad
romaine lettuce, grape tomatoes, sliced cucumber and manchego (sheep's milk) cheese. home made extra virgin olive oil croutons on the side. lechuga romana, tomatoes, pepinillo.
Despana Chorizo/ Chorizo
despana chorizo, cantimpalo, chorizon, chorizo picante.
Cold Nuts/ Embutidos
salchichon, butiffarra, fuet, sobrasada, chistorra, lomo embuchado, chorizo palacios
Despana Morcilla/ Morcilla
our morcilla is the undiscovered gem among the products we manufacture. it is a hit every time we manufacture. it is a hit every time we give out tasting of it. try it fried in a bit of olive oil or on the grill. it tastes great in stews as well (think fabada)
Serrano Ham/ Jamon Serrano
authentic serrano ham has been available in the us market for more than 8 years. it is becoming more and more popular in our market because of its exception flavor.
the most prized and unique specialty exclusively found spain "jamon iberico" also known as pata negra.
Marinated Olives
aceitunas alinadas
Marinated White Anchovies
USD 6.25
Chorizo In Cider Sauce
chorizo a la sidra
Chorizo Con Castanas
despana chorizo with chestnuts
USD 7.5
Mussels In Pickled Sauce
mejillones en escabeche
Tortilla De Dequeso
spinach omelette, eggs, potato, onions and vidiago cheese.
USD 24
Tortilla Deserrano
spinach omelette, eggs, potato, & serrano ham.
USD 24
Tortilla Despana
spinach omelette, eggs, potato, chorizo and green pepper
USD 24
Tortilla Dezucchini
spinach omelette, eggs, onions, zucchini and green peppers.
USD 24
Tortilla Tradicional
spinach omelette, eggs, potato, onions,
USD 22
Homemade Cake Prepared
with afuega l'pitu cow's milk cheese - afuega cheesecake
USD 5.75
Chocolate Con Churros
chocolate with fried-dough pastry
USD 3.75
fried dough pastry
USD 3.5
Traditional Egg And Milk Custard
flan traditional
USD 4.25
Flourless Almonds Tort
imported from galicia tarta de santiago. imported galicia
USD 4.5
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small Spanish café carries fantastic food straight from Spain, including a variety of dried goods and freshly-prepared foods. The tortilla española was really good, as were the bocadillos and the paella. It's a small place and can get quite busy, so be prepared to...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 3, 2020

Excellent spot to get lunch take-out back to the office or to a bench in Lt. Petrosino Square around the corner. Their food is delicious - I love their Bocadillos and Pintxos. Just one issue: their ventilation isn't very good. After 15 to 20 minutes...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 6, 2019

This place has great atmosphere and lots of things imported from Spain. Try the chorizo sandwiches with melted cheese.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed September 22, 2019 via mobile

This really happened today around 4 pm while we were dining for a late lunch. I ordered seafood paella for two worth around$32. There’s a 30-45 minute wait. It was ok because we know the food is always good at this place. we have been...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 16, 2019

The Perfect afternoon in SOHO- sipping Spanish Vermut and noshing on Spanish tortillas while enjoying great conversation with good friends! Despana is the canvas which makes this enjoyable experience possible! Despana is a Spanish specialty grocery store that carries a large variety of items including...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed June 9, 2019

This is a wonderful spot for an informal bite to eat, Spanish style. It's a small specialty food shop with an area to sit down in back. Good range of very good quality small plates. Friendly service, good prices.Great find!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 23, 2019

Wanted to buy real Spanish product and found the place. Morcilla, Spanish omelette and croquettes were delicious, Definitely going back...

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Olé! Closest to being in Spain eating Tapas. I wandered solo, and tapas are to be shared. I need to come with my friends to sample quite a few. Got La Plancha 2015 , full bodied tinto, very nice. Pulpo a la Gallega, too much...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed October 8, 2018

If you love spanish Food and spanish wine, you have to visit!! Superbe wine selection (shop right next door) and delicious Tapas. Once found a seat, you won´t leave ...

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I have been here a couple of times with friends and love it. Their tapas are tasty, and you are able to buy a bottle of wine next door and eat here.

Date of visit: September 2018
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