Best tapas in Austin

Check out the top tapas in Austin, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Barlata Tapas Restaurant
1. Barlata Tapas Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
66 local reviews
1500 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 512-473-2211
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Mimi
Authentic Spanish Tapas (dinner, happy hour, & brunch). A must, the interior decor depicts Austin, bicycles, o…
Dolma
Lovely Spanish tapas place with many interesting small plates (hot and cold). My faves are Mussels "en escabec…
Beth
The best Tapas in Austin. I know the chef and his wife, they're great people. Chef Daniel is from Spain and mo…
1. Barlata Tapas Restaurant
1. Barlata Tapas Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
66 local reviews
1500 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 512-473-2211
Mimi
Mimi
Authentic Spanish Tapas (dinner, happy hour, & brunch). A must, the interior decor depicts Austin, bicycles, oak bar, & cartoon mural! Each…
Dolma
Dolma
Lovely Spanish tapas place with many interesting small plates (hot and cold). My faves are Mussels "en escabeche", ox tail, Paella Vegetaria…
Beth
Beth
The best Tapas in Austin. I know the chef and his wife, they're great people. Chef Daniel is from Spain and moved here to raise his family a…
2. Winebelly
2. Winebelly
host-0host-1host-2
76 local reviews
519 W Oltorf St, Austin
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 512-487-1569
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Amelie
Winebelly is my favorite spot for a casual date night. Tapas and wine, hellloooowww!! Service is good, and the…
Dede
A FAVORITE: A favorite easy-evening haunt of ours. Good wine list and good menu of small plates and tapas. Som…
Mary
This is a wine and tapas bar that has really good reviews. I haven't tried it yet, but I've heard great thing…
2. Winebelly
2. Winebelly
host-0host-1host-2
76 local reviews
519 W Oltorf St, Austin
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 512-487-1569
Amelie
Amelie
Winebelly is my favorite spot for a casual date night. Tapas and wine, hellloooowww!! Service is good, and they have a sweet patio at the ba…
Dede
Dede
A FAVORITE: A favorite easy-evening haunt of ours. Good wine list and good menu of small plates and tapas. Some half-price bottles on Sunday…
Mary
Mary
This is a wine and tapas bar that has really good reviews. I haven't tried it yet, but I've heard great things about this place and it is e…
3. BULLFIGHT
3. BULLFIGHT
host-0host-1host-2
34 local reviews
4807 Airport Blvd, Austin
+1 512-474-2029
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Robyn
Airport Blvd The group behind Parkside, Olive & June, and The Backspace recently opened a new Spanish-influenc…
Sharon
Bullfight transports diners to Spain for classic tapas, including croquettes and jamon serrano. The white-bric…
Frederick
Tapas in Hyde Park. The array of cured meats and cheese, with classic dishes like the tortillas and croquette…
3. BULLFIGHT
3. BULLFIGHT
host-0host-1host-2
34 local reviews
4807 Airport Blvd, Austin
+1 512-474-2029
Robyn
Robyn
Airport Blvd The group behind Parkside, Olive & June, and The Backspace recently opened a new Spanish-influenced concept, Bullfight. The men…
Sharon
Sharon
Bullfight transports diners to Spain for classic tapas, including croquettes and jamon serrano. The white-brick patio invites you to sip win…
Frederick
Frederick
Tapas in Hyde Park. The array of cured meats and cheese, with classic dishes like the tortillas and croquettes all pair well with the Spani…
4. June's
4. June's
host-0host-1host-2
40 local reviews
1722 S Congress Ave, Austin
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 512-416-1722
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Sharon
This wine-focused restaurant is complemented by serious cocktails and a menu of approachable bistro favorites…
Dani
Laid back sophisticated neighborhood cafe & wine bar inspired by Spanish tapas bars, Parisian cafes, and hipst…
Joel
Laid back sophisticated neighborhood cafe & wine bar inspired by Spanish tapas bars, Parisian cafes, and hipst…
4. June's
4. June's
host-0host-1host-2
40 local reviews
1722 S Congress Ave, Austin
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 512-416-1722
Sharon
Sharon
This wine-focused restaurant is complemented by serious cocktails and a menu of approachable bistro favorites. Inspired by Paris cafes, Span…
Dani
Dani
Laid back sophisticated neighborhood cafe & wine bar inspired by Spanish tapas bars, Parisian cafes, and hipster NYC wine bars. Breakfast, l…
Joel
Joel
Laid back sophisticated neighborhood cafe & wine bar inspired by Spanish tapas bars, Parisian cafes, and hipster NYC wine bars. Breakfast, l…
5. MUNCHIES & FRIENDS with Matty Matheson at Contigo
5. MUNCHIES & FRIENDS with Matty Matheson at Contigo
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211 local reviews
2027 Anchor Ln, Austin
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 512-614-2260
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Liz
Tapas style plates and good ambiance. Outdoor/indoor seating and right next to Mueller park which is a nice lo…
Lisa
This mostly-outdoor bar has delicious tapas. I'm not exactly an okra fan, but I'm still dreaming about their o…
Seth
Rustic, minimalist indoor/outdoor hangout spot, Mexican cocktail concoctions, tapas. Great place to spend an …
5. MUNCHIES & FRIENDS with Matty Matheson at Contigo
5. MUNCHIES & FRIENDS with Matty Matheson at Contigo
host-0host-1host-2
211 local reviews
2027 Anchor Ln, Austin
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 512-614-2260
Liz
Liz
Tapas style plates and good ambiance. Outdoor/indoor seating and right next to Mueller park which is a nice loop walk for before or after br…
Lisa
Lisa
This mostly-outdoor bar has delicious tapas. I'm not exactly an okra fan, but I'm still dreaming about their okra appetizer. On a nice night…
Seth
Seth
Rustic, minimalist indoor/outdoor hangout spot, Mexican cocktail concoctions, tapas. Great place to spend an afternoon or evening in the fr…
6. 219 West
6. 219 West
host-0host-1host-2
15 local reviews
612 West 6th Street, Austin
+1 512-474-2194
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
J
One of the best happy hours in Austin, and a straight shot from the penthouse. Dark interiors, real fireplaces…
Greg
Delicious tapas, martinis, and beer selection. Great happy hour spot (HH til 9pm!).
James
Happy hour that goes until 9pm, great tapas and specialty drinks. Awesome rooftop.
6. 219 West
6. 219 West
host-0host-1host-2
15 local reviews
612 West 6th Street, Austin
+1 512-474-2194
J
J
One of the best happy hours in Austin, and a straight shot from the penthouse. Dark interiors, real fireplaces, plenty of indoor and outdoor…
Greg
Greg
Delicious tapas, martinis, and beer selection. Great happy hour spot (HH til 9pm!).
James
James
Happy hour that goes until 9pm, great tapas and specialty drinks. Awesome rooftop.
7. Odd Duck
7. Odd Duck
host-0host-1host-2
165 local reviews
1201 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 512-433-6521
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Amber
Bryce Gilmore is one of Austin's tops chefs (James Beard finalist 2015) and his restaurant is delightful. The…
Douglas
Amazing tapas. Reservations recommended but there is frequently space at the bar.
Haley
Tapa portion food. Fun to order lots of different ones and share with a group.
7. Odd Duck
7. Odd Duck
host-0host-1host-2
165 local reviews
1201 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 512-433-6521
Amber
Amber
Bryce Gilmore is one of Austin's tops chefs (James Beard finalist 2015) and his restaurant is delightful. The food is tapas style and you w…
Douglas
Douglas
Amazing tapas. Reservations recommended but there is frequently space at the bar.
Haley
Haley
Tapa portion food. Fun to order lots of different ones and share with a group.
8. The Mercantile
8. The Mercantile
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
211 Mercer St, Dripping Springs
(512) 626-0086
Establishment
Kathy
A "library style" leather couch setting with separate rooms to relax and enioy music and a fabulous wine selec…
Matt
Love this place. Great tapas, wine. Great atmosphere!
Laurie
Wine bar with great tapas - right in downtown Drip
8. The Mercantile
8. The Mercantile
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
211 Mercer St, Dripping Springs
(512) 626-0086
Kathy
Kathy
A "library style" leather couch setting with separate rooms to relax and enioy music and a fabulous wine selection. Tapas served.
Matt
Matt
Love this place. Great tapas, wine. Great atmosphere!
Laurie
Laurie
Wine bar with great tapas - right in downtown Drip
9. Malaga Tapas & Bar
9. Malaga Tapas & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
440 West 2nd Street, Austin
+1 512-236-8020
BarRestaurantFood
Andi
Mmmmmm wine, mmmm tapas. Especially the goat cheese with honey and lavender. The owner is really funny. He lik…
Amanda
Malaga Tapas & Bar has restaurant seating and a large bar. The food is great, they have a good wine list, an…
Hunter
A decent Tapas bar. Nice atmosphere, gets the job done. Nothing to write home about.
9. Malaga Tapas & Bar
9. Malaga Tapas & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
440 West 2nd Street, Austin
+1 512-236-8020
Andi
Andi
Mmmmmm wine, mmmm tapas. Especially the goat cheese with honey and lavender. The owner is really funny. He likes to wander from table to tab…
Amanda
Amanda
Malaga Tapas & Bar has restaurant seating and a large bar. The food is great, they have a good wine list, and the bartenders are friendly…
Hunter
Hunter
A decent Tapas bar. Nice atmosphere, gets the job done. Nothing to write home about.
10. Weather Up
10. Weather Up
host-0host-1host-2
149 local reviews
1808 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 512-524-0464
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Callie
Very well crafted, elegant cocktails- try the El Diablo! Cozy inside and nice patio outside. Spanish tapas foo…
Maureen
One of my personal favorites. Classic cocktails and creations from a friendly staff, great tapas, and lovely o…
Cristina
Specialty cocktails. Don't miss the trailer food option. It's called Tapas Bravas and the food is amazing.
10. Weather Up
10. Weather Up
host-0host-1host-2
149 local reviews
1808 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 512-524-0464
Callie
Callie
Very well crafted, elegant cocktails- try the El Diablo! Cozy inside and nice patio outside. Spanish tapas food trailer outside (Tapa Braza)…
Maureen
Maureen
One of my personal favorites. Classic cocktails and creations from a friendly staff, great tapas, and lovely outdoor seating.
Cristina
Cristina
Specialty cocktails. Don't miss the trailer food option. It's called Tapas Bravas and the food is amazing.
11. Fino Restaurant Patio & Bar
11. Fino Restaurant Patio & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
2905 San Gabriel Street, Austin
+1 512-474-2905
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jing
Glorious patio, tapas and a super good bartender. Our favorite restaurant in town. Where my profile picture ta…
Kim
Mediterranean tapas and small plates restaurant has much to offer connoisseurs of both food and cocktails.
Delia
Its a great place for spanish fusion tapas using organic locally sourced ingredients.
11. Fino Restaurant Patio & Bar
11. Fino Restaurant Patio & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
2905 San Gabriel Street, Austin
+1 512-474-2905
Jing
Jing
Glorious patio, tapas and a super good bartender. Our favorite restaurant in town. Where my profile picture taken. Love their cocktails and …
Kim
Kim
Mediterranean tapas and small plates restaurant has much to offer connoisseurs of both food and cocktails.
Delia
Delia
Its a great place for spanish fusion tapas using organic locally sourced ingredients.
12. NO VA Kitchen & Bar
12. NO VA Kitchen & Bar
host-0host-1
8 local reviews
87 Rainey Street, Austin
+1 512-382-5651
BarRestaurantFood
Greg
LOVE the food here. It's tapas style so be prepared to share. It might seem a little pricey at first but wh…
Harsh
Great tapas style dinner.
12. NO VA Kitchen & Bar
12. NO VA Kitchen & Bar
host-0host-1
8 local reviews
87 Rainey Street, Austin
+1 512-382-5651
Greg
Greg
LOVE the food here. It's tapas style so be prepared to share. It might seem a little pricey at first but when you start sharing the food …
Harsh
Harsh
Great tapas style dinner.