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Experience the award-winning cuisine and rich ambiance that has made Rioja Spanish Tapas one of Houston's Premiere destination restaurants. We are a classical Spanish restaurant serving food and tapas from all areas of Spain. These recipes have been in our family for over 200 years!

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  • “Your restaurant has a great combination of delicious food, wonderful service and entertainment for a good time. Highly recommended! ”

  • “Yummm!”

  • “My fave restaurant in town! Tapas are terrific!”

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  • Kristen S. Houston, TX

    We split a few plates and they were all excellent. The new owner came by to welcome us and check in. Very friendly wait staff. Not very busy so we didn't have a wait. I'd recommend trying this place again.

  • Adrienne P. Houston, TX

    My husband and I had a Groupon for a mystery date and it was AMAZING!!!!  The service was awesome, our server took pride in both his work, and what he was serving.  He made wonderful suggestions, tried stuffed peppers and sardines that we would hav...

  • Kathryn K. Houston, TX

    Very good food- cheese plate, bacon wrapped dates, scallops, churros... Management does a great job of attending to customers and servers are friendly. This place handled a very busy evening extremely well. There were no available tables, so the mana...

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About Us

Rioja Tapas Restaurant

Phone (281) 531-5569
Hours Mon: Closed
Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat: 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sun: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm