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Jose's Tapas Restaurant

9-11 Cross Street, Wakefield WF1 3BW, England
+44 1924 339429
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (38 reviews)
“tapas” (136 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (11 reviews)
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9-11 Cross Street, Wakefield WF1 3BW, England
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1 - 10 of 403 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the restaurant last night and were not disappointed. Friendly and helpful service coupled with very good food will definitely be going back.

Thank Mick D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

5 friends met at 1800 and we chose 2 different dishes each so the selection was huge. From some melt in the mouth belly pork which the owner brought free gratis to garlic prawns, chicken and chorizo rice, Calamari, slow cooked lamb, white asparagus and...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been here a few times before and always been lovely so decided to go with my husband and friends to celebrate our birthdays. Once again everything absolutely spot on, the food is delicious and the service exceptional. I love it here, its always a delight...More

1  Thank sheryl d
Reviewed 6 days ago

We often come here for food. The couple that own the restaurant are lovely and always aim to ensure you leave happy. The choices are plentiful and the food is always great. Nothing is ever too much trouble. I would highly recommend giving this place...More

2  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very warm welcome and excellent tapas in this lovely family restaurant we had a variety of tapas and a gorgeous vegetarian paella. It’s not the flashiest place but the food is the best and the atmosphere and service is brilliant

2  Thank Bedders61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Received a warm welcome on a return visit to this lovely, authentic restaurant. Staff are very pleasant and attentive. The tapas was excellent and the paella very good. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Will be back with more friends soon. Well worth the 40 minute drive.

2  Thank JCT61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a group of six, one sister and two brothers plus partners, Jose’s fell into the bi monthly eat out. The welcome was very warm and welcoming. The service and food was very good. One meal was delivered incorrectly but was eaten and was very...More

2  Thank phillipstevens2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In this day and age there are not many times when you go for a meal and you experience food that is far above expectations. Well that happened tonight. I haven't been for a meal with friends for a long time where the quality of...More

3  Thank Quinny_A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just called in on a Saturday teatime,seated straight away. Staff are lovely, very polite. From what we could gather this is a family run restaurant. Jose the owner and head chef came and said hello and asked if everything was ok, and we could not...More

3  Thank Kathryn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tapas was delightful. Warm and welcoming. Lovely host. We have never eaten out in Wakefield before but would highly recommend this place. From the moment we walked in to leaving we felt welcome and special after being fit in last minute. The chef made the...More

2  Thank Jonny B
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Questions & Answers
20 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from JTR_Wakefield | Property representative |
Hi Dennis I would definitely recommend booking on a Friday and Saturday as we're usually booked out weeks in advance. Give us a call on and we get it all booked in for you. Best regards Richard
Luz E
6 September 2016|
Response from crapwakefield | Reviewed this property |
Well I said tapas not Spanish. plus there is a bit of exaggeration on your part to say go to Mac Donald's. I am entitled to my opinion and cubana is a lot better tapas restaurant with food, service and quality. And... More
20 August 2016|
Response from JTR_Wakefield | Property representative |
Hi We sure do ! Please give us a ring anytime during the week and ask for Sofia, she'll be able to guide you through the menu options. Best regards, Richard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Cross Street, Wakefield WF1 3BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 339429
  • E-mail
Jose's Tapas Restaurant - a family owned business in the heart of Wakefield. Give Jose & Sofia a call to book. 5 Star Food Hygiene Rating
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