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Via de la Tapa

€€ - €€€, Mediterranean, European
Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 58 59
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“tapas” (15 reviews)
“roman theatre” (4 reviews)
“english menu” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

28th July 2017 3.09pm Ordered 2 beers dos canas and got 2 pints , surly rude waitress argued that was what we ordered . Eventually , because we speak fluent Spanish she changed order. Had jamón tostada which was good but waitress was so rude...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I was visiting the majestic Roman theatre and arena in Merida and had sent my wife ahead to get something to eat or drink, as her legs were giving out. I joined her later at the Via de la tapa and had one of our...More

Thank Thomas Desmond J
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Nice tapas / bar with very nice welcoming people Good wine and tapas at very reasonable prices , good quality wine served

Thank Weldge
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stopped here after a walk through the old town. This is situated a few steps from the Roman Theatre and I imagine would get pretty busy later in the evenings. We, however were visiting early evening and only a few tables were occupied. Our...More

Thank Capdan13
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

We came here in a very hot day in Merida and sat at the bar for drinks. Ordered a iberico jamon, tuna ratatouille and a secreto grilled pork loin. The latter was quite good especially with the chips. Overall, very cool place to hang out...More

Thank Alexjoey
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Multiple restaurants to choose between. Went to Via de la Tapa because of the reviews. Was a bit disappointed. It was hard to get an English menu (only one in the restaurant) for our group of 8 and we had to spread out as it...More

Thank dhen
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This bar is right by the Roman theatre and provides a wide variety of tapas. We ate there several times before feeling we'd exhausted the choice. There is a good variety of drinks too and plenty of room inside if the weather is poor.

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Well worth a visit to this tapas bar, good selection, excellent house wine all at very reasonable prices. 50 metres from the entrance to the Roman amphitheatre

Thank Lively4
Reviewed 31 March 2015

We tried here some of tapas for dinner. They were amazing, very tasty and for a good price. Little bit disturbing was, that there is allowed to smoke outside at the tables....

Thank Katerina H
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Nicely situated near the Roman theatre. We were the only foreigners there. Nice seating outside and service was good despite the place being packed. There is the normal range of tapas, many with a local flavour. Local cheese and ham was good, as was the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Extremadura  >  Province of Badajoz  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +34 924 31 58 59
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