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La Tasca Old Town

607 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
+1 703-299-9810
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (180 reviews)
“paella” (51 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
607 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of tasty tapas in a warm inviting setting served up by a professional and friendly staff.

Thank oz411
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always enjoy the food, and always order the eggplant. Brought some Canadian colleagues who sampled many tapas with eggplant and croquetas as their absolute favorite. I PROHIBITED paella. Because I will not pay for something I make better! (LOL). Service was nice, churros were...More

Thank Rita V
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We decided to go out on Friday night with my 87 y.o. because she always complains about getting way too much on her plate. I started with a blackberry sangria which was a bit too dull for me, we sent it back and it was...More

Thank margaret j
Reviewed 20 February 2018

La Tasca's Alexandria location has a fast kitchen that serves great food. Overall, they do tapas very well. Our server was not good at all. Our water glasses and iced tea were not refilled for 45 minutes. Simply put, our server ignored us and was...More

Thank yesharvardsucks
Reviewed 20 January 2018

If I were only rating La Tasca on the food it would be four or five stars. The paella was very good. My issue, while it may seem trivial, was I asked for butter for my crusty bread instead of the olive oil that was...More

Thank DearDona
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I've been to La Tasca a number of times and never had anything bad. I lLOVE their boquerones, lamb meatballs, and the eggplant veggie dish that you put on the bread, paella...mango sangria is good...they also have Spanish music on Wednesdays ...and also a decent...More

Thank brittanyhinkle
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Great for middle of week tapas no wine. Service is too quick so We prefer to sit at bar and order one taps at a time. They should sell croquetas to go at a bulk price without frying so they can be frozen and cooked...More

Thank a5035805
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We had a couple beers and tapas. Highly recommend the lamb meatballs and Alhambra beer! Friendly servers!

Thank torav
LaTascaOldTown, General Manager at La Tasca Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for visiting us at La Tasca Old Town and for taking the time to post your feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a solid Spanish tapas place in Alexandria (with other locations in the DC area). I've been to the DC one and was excited to come back. The food it definitely legit, but the service was so-so and it felt like the AC was...More

Thank tman4lom
Ruben M, General Manager at La Tasca Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for being a guest at our La Tasca locations around the DC area! We appreciate you sharing your comments on TA and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

When you first walk in you are met with the most deafening crowd chatter. The bar and surrounding tables were full and from all the people and the high ceiling it was impossible to hear anything. Thankfully we were brought to a table on the...More

Thank DoctorCP
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21 April 2016|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They have an upstairs area, i would guess no more than 20 comfortably.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3105
  • Public Transportation: King Street Metro (Yellow & Blue Lines) Also, take advantage of the King Street Trolley, a free trolley from the King Street metro stop all the way to the harbor. We are located between Washington Street and St Asaph Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-299-9810
  • E-mail
La Tasca is a careful blend of everything about Spain—warm décor, authentic cuisine and friendly hospitality.With a combination of many tapas dishes, paellas, sangria blends and Spanish wines and beers, La Tasca has something for everyone.We strive to keep the Spanish culture and passion alive in our restaurants
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