TASTE

4.5
180 Reviews
$31 to $50
Tapas / Small Plates
A BITE ABOUT US
TASTE isn’t a conventional bar, lounge or nightclub, but a sophisticated haven for grown-ups with excellent beverage choices and stimulating conversation with interesting people.
We offer an extensive wine selection that is also available for retail purchase. The menu features flights of wine, craft beer & a variety of tapas including cheese plates, flatbreads & desserts. We use locally sourced items to create a palatable experience.
WHAT WE CREATE
We make superbly delicious food for all of your eating needs. Come visit us & enjoy a variety of wine flights, craft beer as well as hand-crafted cocktails. Add dinner any night of the week!
*Please note persons under 19 not permitted.
What 180 people are saying
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MaryB
New Orleans
13 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Service was slow. We asked fir sparkling water and never got it. We had to ask fir the wine list several times.
The charcuterie board was fantastic but our entrees were so so.

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Yvonne
1 review
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Cost not worth value. No knowledge of wines stocked. Small portions. Bread pudding horrible in taste and nuts burned.

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vipJewls457
Hawaii
12 reviews
Dined on October 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always enjoy dining with Taste. The food and wine are incredible.

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OpenTable Diner
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and wine selection. Kelly at the bar is awesome

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Robin
Nashville
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always have wonderful food, wine and service at Taste. Never disappointed. Their wine flights are a great tasting adventure. We built our own charcuterie board this time and it was great as well. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
12 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fun, casual upscale dining experience. Live music and great food and wine. Highly recommend.

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Jewel
1 review
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We made reservations cause we were in town. We were sooooo excited to try them but google gave us the wrong time of them closing so we never got the chance to make our reservation which was TRULY disappointing. But we went to taste too! Because they were open a little longer and we had a blast! Shaw(the bartender) was everything and more! I would recommend taste too to a friend!

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TroyT
Birmingham
6 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall4food3service3ambience5

Interesting format restaurant via the tapas style. Oyster starter plate was tasty yet light on oysters....

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BCDC
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food, great service...overall wonderful experience.

JA
JasmineA
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Vibe and food was amazing! We will definitely be back.

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Marcia
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great spot to meet old friends that you want to talk to over good food, good service and not so noisey !

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Karen
Richmond
5 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service. It's a must try. Great for groups too.

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RuthP
1 review
Dined on September 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service was amazing! Loved the atmosphere! I would definitely recommend this place!

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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on September 9, 2021
Overall1food2service1ambience4

Arrived at 8 the waiter said kitchen closes in 30 minutes
Rushed us through dinner brought all the tapas at once then suggested we order the dessert
We weren’t even done with dinner and he placed a hot dessert on the table
Opened the bottle and didn’t even allow us to taste it. Placed the bill before we had even started the dessert
Almost took our plates from under us before we were done. Just overall poor Extremely disappointed
Will never go back again
And will tell friends. Absolutely horrendous experience

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
5 reviews
Dined on September 4, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Food and cocktails were both excellent, but service was extremely rushed. Server asked us about dessert while we were still eating our entrees, saw other servers doing the same at other tables. Server nearly grabbed my (almost) empty drink out of my hand. Not sure if they were tight on reservations and were looking to flip tables quickly, but guests should be given time to enjoy their main course and be cleared before dessert menus are brought over. Felt rushed out.

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OpenTable Diner
Mississippi
3 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

A great selection of wine and beer. I do wish the menu I saw online was the same as in the restaurant. The entree I was hoping to order was no longer available.

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RandyM
Baltimore
2 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

29th wedding anniversary

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OpenTable Diner
Mississippi
4 reviews
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a great time. It was a wonderful place to relax and unwind after work. The food was excellent— from appetizers to entree to dessert. The wine and beer selection is the best I’ve ever seen.

We will be back.

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vipHappyHunger
Atlanta
247 reviews
Dined on July 11, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Professional service. Friendly staff. Food was very good. Will return.

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BryanC
Charleston
5 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was great, liked their wine pairings on the menu. Service staff was very attentive. It was a little noisy in the restaurant, but it is all very open and all hard surfaces, so that wasn’t really a surprise.

Will definitely return again if in the area.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience5

Hostess wasn’t aware of reservation made through Open table

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

It definitely wasn't a bad experience but it wasn't great either. It was just OK.

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vipCountrygirl
New England
5 reviews
Dined on April 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic food start to finish. We were in Alabama 5 nights and would have eaten there nightly if we could. So delish!

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JasmineC
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on April 23, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

Ambiance was lovely. Very upset that we had a reservation and they did not have a table ready for us. I e still had to wait 15 minutes for a table. There is no indoor waiting area. Lamb chops were immaculate but the accompanying potatoes were undercooked, cold, and hard. We had to find a waiter to ask for water. Our table was lopsided and rocky, which the waitress later fixed. It was what we would expect from a restaurant serving $10 plates, not one serving $30 plates.

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vipnlgcoach
Washington DC
27 reviews
Dined on April 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and wine. A real winner for Montgomery, AL. We look forward to a return visit.

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vipLELE
Birmingham
23 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome as always.

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Karen
Richmond
6 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is always incredible and the wine and bourbon selection is extensive. Love this place.

MJ
MelodieJ
Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, wonderful service. Lovely place to dine!

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KevaP
Fayetteville
3 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We visited Taste for my moms birthday dinner and the food was amazing. She’s going back next week with her girlfriends

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SAFPhoto
Birmingham
2 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was absolutely amazing. The wide wine selection had me at hello.

I was treated with great respect from the time i entered till we left.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

I have eaten here before ..but this time, disappointed in the Spanish meatballs, they were luke warm. The small plate pasta with short ribs was salty ..the gumbo was not impressive... Last visit was much better.

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joyf
Birmingham
8 reviews
Dined on February 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

absolutely delicious~ the most delicious scallops we've ever tasted

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vipMandiH
Pittsburgh
13 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Great food and service

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CoreyG
Birmingham
2 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ambience was perfect for a romantic dinner and a good, intimate conversation. The food was amazing and very well presented. The wine choices were great but seemed slightly over-priced.

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vipMarkT
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Valentine’s Day dinner

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OpenTable Diner
Birmingham
5 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

Overall experience was excellent; however, the food was not the same as the previous experience. The gumbo was extremely salty and the lamb chops were mostly fat.

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LynnW
Birmingham
3 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Great Valentine’s Day date!

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ShametryaM
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This restaurant was great. Friendly service and the food was good.

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Jill
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love Taste. Always amazing!! The food and the service are impeccable.

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Hankj
Birmingham
14 reviews
Dined on February 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Good food and service. Got a bit loud when the music started

FAQs

TASTE is rated 4.5 stars by 180 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.