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Via de la Tapa

Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 58 59
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“tapas” (16 reviews)
“roman theatre” (4 reviews)
“secreto” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Jose Ramon Melida 46, 06800 Merida, Spain
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

This restaurant was recommended by the Pilar, the owner of the Apartamentos Coso de San Albin. We found a great selection of tapas and ordered four of them (croquettes, veal hamburger, secreto at Roquefort and blood pudding sausages). Every plate was excellent and the bill...More

Thank travelislifeMiami
Reviewed January 23, 2018

It's already my third foray that precedes a fantastic evening with the nocturnal performance at the Roman Theater of Mérida

Thank Lupe V
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

The food is nice. The service not to much. We wanted to sit inside because it was too noisy outside. There was nobody inside, but we were forced to sit at a table we didn’t want. The second waiter allowed us to change our table....More

Thank Sara808080
Reviewed July 27, 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 July 21, 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 November 20, 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 September 25, 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 June 24, 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 May 29, 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 May 8, 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
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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