La Tasca

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La Tasca Spanish Tapas Bar & Restaurant is a contemporary and sincere Spanish tapas experience with 40 restaurants nationwide. Through unrivalled service, passion and quality Spanish food and drink, we aim to be the place to go, whatever the occasion.

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The La Tasca Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

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Amy Airey, Alice Franks & Iain Ross
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La Tasca

Local man bags golden prize at his favourite restaurant

Newcastle resident Minas Tzanakakis has bagged a golden opportunity this week after being announced as the winner of a Gold Card that will entitle him to 50% off food at his favourite restaurant for the rest of the year.

  • Minas is just one of 15 lucky winners that have been picked at random from across the country to receive the hotly anticipated Gold Card
  • Minas was invited to La Tasca at Grey Street in Newcastle to receive his Gold Card, which will see him receive 50% off authentic Spanish food at the tapas bar
  • Minas was awarded with the Gold Card after he signed up to the ‘I Love La Tasca’ loyalty scheme, which rewards loyal customers with a 20% discount
  • Minas was one of 15 Gold Card winners picked at random from across the country, and is the fifth winner to be presented with his prize
  • The Gold Card is valid all day, every day until the end of 2012


Guiseppe Colella, General Manager at La Tasca Newcastle, commented:

We are thrilled that Minas is the lucky winner of a Gold Card. Minas is a regular visitor to Newcastle La Tasca so we were delighted when we heard the news. We are looking forward to welcoming Minas and his friends and family to our restaurant over the next couple of months.

Minas Tzanakakis, La Tasca Gold Card winner, commented:

I have been frequently visiting La Tasca for some years now. The restaurant’s team is great, they always provide top quality service and the food is fantastic.  I am so pleased to have won the Gold Card, it gives me the perfect excuse to visit the restaurant even more often – they won’t be able to get rid of me!

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La Tasca wins food award

Antony Bennett Executive Chef at La Tasca won the Development Chef Award at the Craft Guild of Chefs annual awards dinner on Park Lane last night for his work in revolutionising the chain’s food offer. La Tasca was the only casual dining winner amongst the who’s who of the culinary World. Quotations CEO Simon Wilkinson […]

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Patatas Bravasheart – Spanish restaurant chain creates bespoke fusion dishes to encourage culture sharing

Award-winning Spanish tapas bar and restaurant, La Tasca, is trialling a range of brand new dishes marrying traditional Scottish and Spanish ingredients to celebrate the distinctive culture and cuisine of each country. The ‘Discover Scotland’ fusion dishes include Haggis Paella, Irn Bru Sangria and Patatas Bravasheart. The new arrivals, developed by La Tasca Head chef, […]

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Discover, Scotland urges La Tasca.

Spanish restaurant delivers party political manifesto to create a healthier, happier Scotland As Scotland heads to the polls to vote for it’s political future, award-winning Spanish tapas bar and restaurant, La Tasca, is heralding a brave new world of fresh food and fusion as part of its party political manifesto Discover, Scotland. In its open […]

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