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Tapas Restaurant Flavors of Spain - CLOSED

4253 Martingale Way, Ste A, Newport Beach, CA 92660-1926
+1 949-756-8194
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good24%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (2 reviews)
“salsa dancing” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
4253 Martingale Way, Ste A, Newport Beach, CA 92660-1926
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed December 21, 2017

The menu is a wide range of choices, larger than many such restaurants. We went for lunch, but learned that in the evenings they have entertainment - apparently a dance show. I know I'd highly recommend this for lunch, even a quick bite, but we...More

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Tappas Restaurant and Nightclub is closed as of the end of July according to the Aug. 27, 2017 Orange County Register. It is expected to reopen at the Kaleidoscope Mall in Mission Viejo in late September 2017.

Thank David from La Palma
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in the Newport-Irvine area at lunchtime, and came upon this gem of a restaurant. We ate on the outdoor patio because it was such a nice day, and the interior was dark. We had a nice fountain next to our...More

Thank Louann M
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This is a quiet restaurant near the Fairmont Newport Beach Hotel (5 minute walk). Great tapas with lots and lots of variety. Good drinks - the bonus was the dancers - they were very good and very entertaining. Made our night! Thanks

Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Food was very good and a nice selection but if you are expecting food like you get in Spain you might be a little disappointed. Excellent service and atmosphere. The sangria was excellent and had a little kick to it

Thank Ed P
Reviewed February 18, 2016

This restaurant/nite club had Flamenco dancers early on (around 9) and then an excellent live salsa band at 10, didn't eat there. The place could stand to be redecorated but otherwise nice

Thank acarril64
Reviewed February 15, 2016

My wife and I stumbled across this outstanding restaurant and Latin dance club thanks to the sleuth work of the concierge at our nearby hotel. It is actually right next to Irvine, far from the beach and perhaps why we had not heard of it,...More

2  Thank SteveLicata
Reviewed October 1, 2015

Best way to describe this restaurant is "authentic" it truly is a flavor of Spain, there is nothing like it. I have been there a handful and highly recommend it.

Thank Maha1961
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Four of us dined. We appear at the entrance 20-30 after opening, and find the door locked. We weren't sure of the entrance, so walked to the other end. Found a back kitchen door open and holler in for somebody. Ask them if the are...More

1  Thank TraveLotsnLots
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Friends invited us there for dance...wow, we paid $15 for salsa lesson and in for the dance floor for over 2 hours.

1  Thank Susan H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4253 Martingale Way, Ste A, Newport Beach, CA 92660-1926
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-756-8194
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