Olé Alegria! Savor the Spanish Spirit in Every Bite!

by fauzia

I strolled up the escalator, and there it was – this alluring Spanish bar on the second floor, impossible to overlook! It instantly caught my eye as I passed by. The intriguing part? As fate would have it, I recently visited the south of Spain, right near the French border. To my delightful surprise, I discovered that Chef David from Algeria Spanish Tapas and bar, hails from Bilbao – the very place in Spain where I indulged in the most divine seafood! It felt like a delicious twist of fate. Coincidence or not?

Ham and Potato Croquet

Imagine this: tapas, those delightful bites of Spanish goodness, are like little pieces of culinary art served alongside your favorite drinks in lively Spanish bars. What makes it so awesome? Well, instead of committing to one hefty dish, you get to savor a variety of flavors in small, delectable portions. It’s all about the joy of trying different tastes without feeling overwhelmed!

And guess what? Here at Algeria Spanish Tapas and Bar, we’ve embraced this fantastic tapas tradition. Picture this: a long, inviting curved bar around the kitchen where you can gather, nibble, and chat away. It’s more than just a meal; it’s a social experience, a chance to bond with friends old and new over the shared love for exquisite bites and great conversations. So come, join us, and let’s embark on a delightful journey of flavors together!

So think of this, whenever you go to a house party, where do people gather? Always around a kitchen – right!

Crab Appetizer

People naturally gather around kitchens at house parties for several compelling reasons: The reason Brin this up is the way Algeria Spanish Tapas Bar is designed, around a huge gorgeous red kitchen counter! The kitchen is full of life and creativity. Warmth and Comfort: Kitchens are often warm and cozy, creating a comfortable atmosphere where guests can relax and unwind. Aromas and Anticipation: Kitchens are filled with delicious aromas as food is prepared, building anticipation for the upcoming meal. The smell of cooking is inviting and stimulates the appetite.

Social Hub: Kitchens serve as the heart of the home, a place where people can gather, chat, and connect. It’s a central space that encourages conversation and camaraderie. Food Preparation: In many cultures, cooking is a communal activity. Guests might offer a helping hand, share recipes, or engage in food-related discussions, enhancing the sense of togetherness.

Tuna Tartare

Oh, let me tell you about this culinary masterpiece! It felt like a personal work of art crafted just for me. I couldn’t help but marvel at its beauty – almost too exquisite to eat! But oh, when I took that first bite, my taste buds erupted into a joyful dance! The flavors were beyond words – a symphony in my mouth.

What amazed me even more was the delightful surprise at the center – a perfectly golden egg yolk. Now, I’m not usually a fan, but this one? Pure magic! The way it melded with the other flavors was absolutely divine. And those edible flowers? A touch of elegance that made the dish even more enchanting.

I wish I knew the name of this culinary wonder, but fear not! Just show this photo to the talented chefs at the restaurant, and perhaps they’ll create this culinary masterpiece for you too. Prepare your senses for an unforgettable experience!

Prawn on Pasta

Ah, let me paint a picture of this delightful dish! Imagine a lonely prawn, perched atop a bed of swirly spaghetti. Now, I know it might sound repetitive to keep saying it was tasty, but trust me, this one truly was a flavor explosion! Each bite was a journey into culinary bliss, a symphony of tastes that made my taste buds dance with joy.

But wait, there’s more! Those little fiery dried red chili bits delicately twirled in the spaghetti – they added a zesty kick, perfect for spice enthusiasts. It was like a flavor carnival in my mouth! Well Done Algeria Spanish Tapas and Bar!

Now, let’s talk presentation. The way this dish was arranged was nothing short of art. The colors, the arrangement – it was pure culinary poetry. As I gazed at it, I couldn’t help but feel a surge of eagerness. Every forkful was an adventure, a slow dance with flavors that left me craving for more.

In short, it was a plateful of happiness, a culinary masterpiece that left me savoring every single bite. Trust me, it’s not just food; it’s an experience worth relishing!

Seafood Paella

Discover a taste sensation!  Red prawn meets rich squid ink, aromatic garlic, and sweet paprika. Dive into this flavorful journey! -Arroz negro!

Oh, prepare your taste buds for a grand finale because when you think you can’t possibly eat another bite, behold! Algeria Spanish Tapas Bar pulls out all the stops and surprises you yet again! Picture this: a steaming plate of black rice adorned with a split prawn, delicately cooked scallops, all perched atop a bed of rice. It’s not just a dish; it’s a work of culinary art!

The magic lies in the harmony of flavors – the rich, savory black rice, the succulent prawn, and the tender scallops. Each bite is a taste explosion that sends your senses into overdrive. But here’s the catch – Chef David’s preparation technique is nothing short of wizardry. The way he orchestrates this seafood symphony is simply beyond words; it’s an experience that transcends taste and becomes a delightful adventure for your palate.

So, get ready to be enchanted by the flavors, mesmerized by the presentation, and utterly captivated by the culinary genius that is Algeria Spanish Tapas Bar. Seriously, Chef David, you’ve outdone yourself, and for that, we’re eternally grateful! Cheers to a dining experience that leaves us speechless and craving for more!


Oh, what a stroke of luck that my dear friend Pamela was there to share this epic culinary adventure with me! Indulging in this gastronomic delight alone would have been a travesty. The cheesecake, adorned with a vibrant raspberry compote and delicate edible flowers, was an absolute masterpiece. Each bite felt like a celebration, and I couldn’t help but marvel at the artistry and flavors dancing on my taste buds! Dining experiences like these are meant to be shared and cherished. Grateful for good food and great company!

A heartfelt shoutout to Chef David and the entire Algeria team for crafting these visually stunning masterpieces! My taste buds embarked on a thrilling adventure, indulging in these divine flavor combinations that left me utterly enchanted. Each dish was a guilt-free delight, proving that culinary magic truly exists! Thank you for this delightful journey of flavors; it’s an experience I won’t soon forget!

With love and gratitude,


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