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Alegrias Spanish Tapas

332 Darling St | Shop 9, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
+61 2 8065 5686
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (100 reviews)
“tapas” (113 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
332 Darling St | Shop 9, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Alegria's , it is our favorite spot for those special moments that are long overdue.Amazing staff, Great food, fantastic environment , Cant wait for the next special occasion :)More

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Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lurdes, Thanks for your feedback and review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed dining with us and that you had a lovely time and experience. We'll be sure to pass on your feedback to our staff and team and we can't wait to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the food, atmosphere and drinks. Service was friendly but some minor issues/delays. On the whole very pleasantMore

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Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback and review of your visit with us here at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear that there were elements of your visit you enjoyed, and that despite their being some hiccups that overall your visit was a good one. Please accept our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the tasty tapas particularly the calamari and croquettes and the authentic Spanish seafood paella with fresh prawns, clams and fish. The home made bread was warm and very good. Their beautiful sangria with fruit was perfect with the delicious food.More

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Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Traveler43874099074, Thanks for your kind words, review and recommendation. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining with us and that there were a number of items you enjoyed on our menu. I'll be sure to pass on your comments to our staff and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to give this restaurant a try for dinner with friends. Sharing Spanish Tapas sounded like a fun night. We sat upstairs and chose a selection of tapas and for main decided to share a seafood paella. The tapas were very tasty - the...More

Thank Cecelia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Donde est a la paella loco? The answer is here, in Balmain. Best meal so far in Sydney. We showed up for her birthday dinner to a smiling host, who sat us down and took our order after about 10 minutes. We went for jamon...More

Thank PeteEatsAlot
Chrissy S, Restaurant Representative at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so pleased you wagged your way into Alegrias PeteEatsAlot and worked your way through some of our tasty menu. We're sorry we didn't give your lady a chorus of Happy Birthday, but we're glad you both had an awesome birthday dinner anyway! Belated many...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great night out, good atmosphere, friendly staff and wonderful food. We started with a selection of Tapas, all delicious, but stopped there as we wsee both full! However we did manage to slip some dessert and coffee in!More

Thank Stuart A
Chrissy S, Restaurant Representative at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So pleased to hear we helped make your birthday dinner a special one! Our tapas are pretty substantial, so we are relieved you still managed to squeeze in a birthday dessert! We will pass on your kind words to our staff and hope to see...More

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

I visited last night on a busy Saturday to have a couple of glasses of wine with friends before going out for a bigger night. The staff were super friendly even though we watched a table of over 20 people demand to pay separately at...More

Thank Culture79150
Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thanks for your feedback and for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit here at Alegrias. We hope there weren't too many sore heads the following morning, and that you had a great night out. I'm pleased to hear that...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

Great food, good service and dining environment. Good place for a nice family dinner. We will come back again.More

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Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi AudreyC1484 Thanks for your feedback and for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere. We love having families visit us and...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

Heavenly tasting dishes, slow cooked beef cheek in particular. Attentive service! Cosy atmosphere and interesting decor. We will definitely be back.More

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Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi Elvira777, Thanks for your feedback and for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed our slow cooked beef cheek that you had a lovely time and...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We came as a group and had $49 per head classic function menu. Every tapas dish was fresh, tasty and awesome. The sangria was also spot on.The churros fondue dessert was delicious and a perfect way to finish dinner. It's a great all round restaurant...More

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Chrissy S, Public Relations Manager at Alegrias Spanish Tapas, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi wotssup, Thanks for your feedback and for taking the time to provide us with a review of your visit and experience here with us at Alegrias. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed our function menu, and that you all enjoyed everything from the tapas...More

Nearby
Balmain
Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
...More
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Eileen369
December 9, 2017|
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Response from Jacque C | Reviewed this property |
There were small tables as we were a party of two
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856toyt
June 15, 2017|
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Response from Chrissy S | Property representative |
Hi Everyone, The Flamenco shows are every Saturday evening. They're the busiest night of the week, so booking is recommended. We've just added entertainment to Thursday nights, during winter. This will commence the first... More
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Jenny C
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Kevin B | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, We have live Flamenco shows with band only on Saturday evenings (except for special events). There is a show for each sitting out our guests, one at 730 the other at 9pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday
12:30 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Darling St | Shop 9, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Balmain>  > Balmain
  • Neighbourhood: Balmain
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8065 5686
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Description
Fun lively restaurant with authentic Spanish cuisine and sumptuous surrounds.. Live music every weekend!! Great for small or large functions and gatherings, we also have a beautifully appointed private dining room!
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