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La Boca

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72 W Marcy St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2048 (Lincoln)
+1 505-982-3433
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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71 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Soup was great. Veggie plate special, think mezza plate, was a hit with others. Everything was just a little different, but really good.

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Thank Annabelle101
Burr Ridge, Illinois
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This tapas place has a large menu and wine list. We tasted grilled artichoke with a delicious goat cheese. The Paiea in the small portion was very generous and featured beautifully cooked mussels, chicken and chorizo.

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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 761 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A must stop for interesting Tapas and spanish cuisine. A fun atmosphere which seemed like mostly locals. The menu was interesting and the presentation was as beautiful as the artists in the area would create.

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Miami Beach
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116 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked what turned out to be a relatively late table (8.30pm), and the place was packed with happy-looking people when I arrived. There was a manageable level of noise in the restaurant, but I don't mind that - it was clear that this place is popular, and deservedly so. Despite the space being small, I did not feel like... More 

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Thank MiaBchGal
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Absolutely delicious tapas, featuring local farm products in many cases. The wine list was impressive, but I went for the blood orange Sangria, and was glad I did. The wait staff were friendly and well informed, and the room has a cozy, homey feel. Not cheap, but a real treat.

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Tucson, Arizona
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63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Broad menu selection of a variety of tapas all excellently prepared and presented. The wait staff is very knowledgeable and responded to all our questions. Seating is a little cramped, but, if you are lucky, as we were, to have a friendly couple sitting next to us you can make new friends and enjoy a table-side conversation. If you like... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tapas were amazing. Wines were great. Happy hour from 3-5 is a bargain. If you're going there for dinner, make a reservation. It's a small place, it's popular and gets packed. Welcoming, professional service staff. Completely recommend!

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Bay Area, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is maybe the best tapas restaurant we've been to, including recent visits to Barcelona and Madrid. The selections are varied, from calamari so succulent that you can't believe how tenderly and gently it was prepared. But the standout dishes are the fresh from the farmers market vegetables - the patatas, the brussel sprouts, cauliflower, all really terrific. Cava is... More 

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Richardson, Texas
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122 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is not large so go off hours or make a reservation. We went off hours so we were able to get seating for 4 and 1/2. Our Server made suggestions and we also ordered off the menu. For myself, I think I like their tapa selection better than anything here in Texas as well as Seville and Toledo,... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spanish tapas (served from 3-5) after an afternoon of colonial history were wonderful. The chef carefully prepares each dish.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 W Marcy St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2048
    (Lincoln)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 505-982-3433
Description
With the feel of a lively European wine bar, La Boca also features an extensive selection of carefully chosen Mediterranean and South American wines. Knowledgeable and animated staff graciously guide customers to the perfect wine to complement their meals. La Boca also prides itself on being an ambassador of Spanish sherry culture, transporting its guests to Cadiz in the crisp cool flavors of Fino, or the deep fig-essence of a Pedro Ximenez. Full to capacity almost every night since its opening, La Boca has been a hit with both locals and the world travelers that visit Santa Fe. La Boca has earned numerous awards both local and national, including the Santa Fe Reporter's "Restaurant of the Year," and the International Wine and Food Society's "Award of Excellence."

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?