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The Tunnels

11 - 12 High Street | Barton Court, Highworth SN6 7AG, England
+44 1793 766002
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (14 reviews)
“broad beans” (3 reviews)
“pancetta” (2 reviews)
European, Spanish, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
11 - 12 High Street | Barton Court, Highworth SN6 7AG, England
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Went as 2 couples, using Groupon offer. Very good value with the offer. Restaurant was full, had good atmosphere. Staff cannot speak any Spanish, so need to order in English!!

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great tapas restaurant, the food is excellent. We eat a lot of tapas, both locally and much further afield and many of these dishes were the best we've had. The only improvement we could suggest would be to drop the chilli from...More

Thank David187049
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We went with a couple of friends using a Groupon offer. We enjoyed the large variety of different tapas and all shared the selection. Our only criticism was that it all got very cold by the time we had finished, which was a shame. Some...More

Thank AMWN
Reviewed 24 January 2017

It's difficult to know where to begin with the Tunnels as I really wanted to like it, really wanted to find that Highworth had a little gem of a restaurant. I'll start with the food as I guess that's the primary reason you're reading this...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The setting, being underground, was very interesting but it was too cold (and I'm not a cold morsel). The service was amiable and efficient but slow. The water feature in the fireplace could make you want to visit the toilet! The food was good enough...More

Thank Jinnywren
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We used a Groupon voucher to try this tapas bar for the first time, and will return. Service was very friendly and there was a reasonable choice of tasty, fairly priced tapas, which arrived quickly. The bar itself is comfortable, with a lovely fireplace, and...More

1  Thank DoreenC
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Cold night. Cold welcome from 2 waitresses who wanted to be elsewhere. Long, long wait for food which, when it turned up was luke warm instead of sizzling as it should be. Studiously ignored by waitresses. Couldn't get out fast enough. Avoid

Thank David T
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We booked this evening on a Groupon voucher and what a pleasant surprise it was. The food and menu choice was excellent. A real bonus is the superb draught real ale rarely found in a restaurant. All in all a lovely Tapas experience and the...More

Thank Colin P
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Used a voucher to try out this new restaurant in our town. We were the first people in but the room soon started to fill. Very pleasant atmosphere and excellent service. Free prosecco left a bit to be desired, flat and could be colder but...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely ambience staff attentive food excellent, lovely wine had been planning a visit for a long time, really impressed would recommend for an all round great night.

Thank Jackie L
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 - 12 High Street | Barton Court, Highworth SN6 7AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Highworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 766002
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The one and only Tapas bar in Highworth. Food is served from 18:00 until 22:00, the bar is open until midnight (Wednesday to Saturday).
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