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Bodega Tapas Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews tapas patatas bravas meatballs monkfish garlic bread great atmosphere ordered dishes restaurant upstairs selection of beers saturday night visit bowness staff were very friendly lake district sangria rioja lakes pint
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place for a family or couples meal when you fancy something different! The restaurant is upstairs and the bar is on the ground floor so it's also just great if you fancy a drink. ( Gluten free options available)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank amztravelz
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice tapas menu with an excellent combination of Belgian beers. The menu had most of the things on there you would expect with a couple of classics missing like padron peppers. There were no tables available when we arrived so we were given a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Foxlo85
Reviewed 5 days ago

Reasonably priced drinks, good selection of tapas and prompt service. The place is comfortable with a good atmosphere, especially with a warm fire in the grate on a cold January night!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit to La Bodega! My husband and I love the atmosphere of this place. Nice music and great decoration!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PDBannys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, been to bownesss regularly, and never seen it so quiet, so to be told you can't order food after 3, and its 1 minute passed is a shame, obviously not switched on to the fact it's dead, ok will spend money elsewhere

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank snoopy10045
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprised at the reviews below. We went to the Bodega early last saturday night and the staff were very helpful directing us upstairs to eat. We were given a table immediately by a very helpful waitress, ordered a bottle of wine which came quickly then...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lenL48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made it all the way through the bar, up the stairs to the restaurant and were given confused looks as to why we were there. After awkwardly standing we were given a table. We just felt super unwelcome by the staff. I decided I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank MAMinton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible service, both guys behind the bar were so miserable and obviously didn’t want to be there! Food menus were out on the tables but when we tried to order no food available , and the guys were not apologetic and just said no food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went Friday night for a meal after a drink in the bar downstairs. We have wanted to visit here for ages but will not be returning. The food was extremely underwhelming and very overpriced for what it is, we were so disappointed. The staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank pollypopple
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here a few years ago and enjoyed it so I took the wife recently on a weekend in the lakes. We had a selection of 6 tapas dishes some of which were nice and some were a bit “ordinary”. Service was a bit slow...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pscott1973
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18 October 2018|
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Response from Lesley W | Reviewed this property |
Yes children are welcome
30 July 2018|
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Response from shazzie22 | Reviewed this property |
Outside you can but dont think you can inside
20 April 2017|
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Response from ste12344 | Property representative |
No, we do not let dogs in. Sorry.
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