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The Tapa Bar

620 Trounce Alley, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1K3, Canada
+1 250-383-0013
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (112 reviews)
“stuffed dates” (27 reviews)
“mussels” (66 reviews)
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Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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620 Trounce Alley, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1K3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 535 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Victoria and we stumbled across Trounce Alley and this Tapa Bar. Delightful! Trounce Alley reminded me a lot of Post Alley near Pike Place Market. It was so adorable! It was my boyfriend's birthday so we ordered the Tapa...More

Thank Guinnivere W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were new to the tapas experience until we recently went to The Tapas Bar with our nephew and his wife. We enjoyed ourselves immensely! The atmosphere there is very warm and comfortable. The food is varied and really tasty! The service is good and...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super tapas and service I loved it and would definitely recommend. Wished I could be there now lol We enjoyed the pizza and would have liked to gone back and have the platter.

Thank sandra g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the Tapas Bar. I'm a fan of Tapas anyways but sitting outside in Trounce alley on a beautiful evening sipping on a bottle of Rojas and enjoying a string of Tapas was fabulous. Great atmosphere and a very lively crowd. We shared the...More

Thank dmc19751
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always great but the reservation process could be a ton better. Never been told they don’t take reservations before this trip to find out that indeed they do?!!

Thank dawnealy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There was 11 of us for an evening event. We ordered a few of the tapa platters and then got some extra dishes. A great way to do dinner with a big group. The mussels were excellent. The chorizo sausages were excellent as well. A...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food! We arrived around 4 pm and it was happy hour which worked well for us. We ended up staying for quite a while slowly grazing on all of the happy hour options and they were all amazing! We had mussels that were perfectly...More

Thank PeleM1976
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Very nice restaurant. The place was packed in the crowd.Great ambiance. The food is tasty and served generously. We were two and ordered tapa platter for two and it was to much for us. The platter included marinated artichoke hearts, bean salad, smoked chicken breast,...More

Thank ezpass
Reviewed 5 October 2017

For our last night in Victoria, we chose the Tapa Bar for our farewell dinner and we were not disappointed. The tapas we ate were better (in our opinion) than the tapas we ate on the Las Ramblas. We began our meal with their Mixed...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

What a great find and reasonably priced. Just about everything we tried was delicious. The service was first rate and even the berr was great. Busy but that was unsurprising given the quality of food.

Thank AlanCam55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 Trounce Alley, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-0013
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