Known for its history, delicious tapas dishes, and vast array of beaches, Spain is immensely popular with tourists. However, this beautiful country is also home to world-class folk music and dance, making it the perfect place to visit to enjoy a night of traditional flamenco dancing. Below is a list of the 10 best tablaos in Seville – the capital of Andalusia –which is often recognized as a hotspot for flamenco dancing.
Hours: 8:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Can’t miss: The delicious tapas dishes
Hours: 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Can’t miss: The seasonal offer of €54, which includes dinner and a flamenco show
Can’t miss: Its succulent baked salmon and fillet beef dishes
Casa de la Memoria
With its 18th-century patio, Casa de la Memoria is a distinctive venue for flamenco due to its performances of talented students from local schools. With its shows being recommended in many guide books, this tablao is an incredibly popular establishment to visit. Every performance takes place in a small, cozy theater, and offers beautiful views of the patio of the palace. With very limited places available, this rather exclusive tablao is the ideal place for visitors hoping to experience the delights of flamenco dancing in a scenic environment.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Can’t miss: Arrive at least 40 minutes early to ensure the best seats, as this incredibly popular tablao has been known to fill quickly
Calle Cuna, 6, Seville, +34 954 56 06 70
El Patio Sevillano
Originating in the 1900s, this historic venue situated in the heart of Seville has much to offer. Featuring several different flamenco styles, such as sevillanas as well as traditional Spanish dance, El Patio Sevillano provides an authentic dancing experience. With numerous flamenco dancers rising to fame from performing at this tablao, visitors are promised a night of stunning performances. Also offering a delicious assortment of tapas dishes and fruity alcoholic refreshments, El Patio Sevillano is sure to not disappoint.
Hours: Monday to Friday 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Can’t miss: One hour flamenco classes taught by professionals
Paseo de Cristóbal Colón, 11, Seville, +34 954 21 41 20
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