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“Great Tapas” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Salsa Kitchen Tapas Restaurant

Salsa Kitchen Tapas Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 15 Restaurants in Scarborough
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $16
Cuisines: Caribbean, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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899 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 417 helpful votes
“Great Tapas”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2014

This hard to find restaurant (no sign) is quite small with only 6 tables. The concept is Caribbean influenced tapas. The food is delicious, well prepared and nicely presented. The dining space on a balcony surrounded by plants is lovely.
TIP: Make a reservation!

Visited July 2014
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Fremantle, Australia
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Fabulous Food!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2014

We visited the Salsa Kitchen twice recently, firstly in May (just my hubby and I) then again in June (party of 4). Amazing freshly prepared food by great hosts Ian & Pauline. THE place to eat in Scarborough.

Visited May 2014
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Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“One of the best!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2014

I visited Salsa Kitchen Tapas Restaurant last weekend and had one of the best meals and experiences I've ever had.

We got lost on the way to the restaurant and called- the owner was a very jovial, good-humored gentleman who knew exactly where we were and led us to the restaurant. It's a beautiful place, hidden off the road but decorated with lights and a great ambience. (Just some advice- the map on this website is wrong, and they have tried to correct it- it might be better to call and ask for directions, or take a taxi).

The menu was delicious, and the service was prompt, friendly, and warm.

We had some really yummy goat cheese tapas, calamari, and the lamb special with some tamarind sauce over it. The meat was tender and really flavorful. We also tried out the garlic bread and it was wonderful. The owner was always checking on us for food and for drinks, and for friendly conversation.

It was affordable as well, which we appreciated since there tends to be tourist traps around the island for dinner choices.

I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who visits the island of Tobago.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank Emily Z
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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184 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
“Good food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2014

My husband and I visited this quaint restaurant recently for dinner. The place is very small, it's someone's house converted into a restaurant in the gallery area... You need reservations here because there were only 4 tables out that night... The lamb and seafood tapas were very tasty and so was the garlic bread which we were advised to try, which was similar to an indian 'naan' bread. The tapas were a bit pricey and smallish portions, but they were very flavourful. They do not have a wide variety of drinks but the house wine was good. This is not a fancy place at all but the food made up for the atmosphere.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Saskatoon, Canada
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Best restauraunt on the island”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

You can't ask for friendlier owners. The food is amazing. There is no other food on the island that compares. This is the best food on the island. AMAZING.

Visited April 2013
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