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La Regata Restaurant

Town Quay, Southampton SO14 2AR, England
+44 23 8022 3456
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (157 reviews)
“paella” (27 reviews)
“patatas” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Town Quay, Southampton SO14 2AR, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

When the original owner was running the place and his team including an excellent staff and Chef. Things changed and the whole quality went down. This is not a cheap restaurant and has a great position I hope they get there act together as this...More

2  Thank Teejay1950
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visited last year as a table of 6 and had a great meal with good service.Went as a large table (16) a couple of weeks ago for a birthday meal and the food and service were awful. Ruined rib eye steak which was dry,...More

1  Thank beccy h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Turned up without a reservation early on Saturday night, and just managed to get squeezed in. So glad we did. Excellentn tapas, very good wine, and attentive service. Would certainly return on our next trip to Southampton.

Thank ChubbsyKent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the best Tapas Bar in Southampton!! José not only is super charismatic, but have great suggestions too! We have been eating there several times. Everything is on point: food, flavors, alcohol, and service. The best for me are the Dátiles, Patatas...More

Thank KeerFin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met up with a friend that I haven't seem for years but have known for 40 years. Jamie welcomed us and made us feel comfortable and introduced us to an amazing tapas menu. The gambas a la plancha are, undoubtedly the most amazing dishes you...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

.......... just to say this is a regular place for us to eat ....... had a big pre-wedding meal recently and it was just lovely .......... highly recommend G & K

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Think this is now our 4th lunchtime visit. The tapas selection is huge and there is an ever changing specials board to go alongside the main menu. It has so far all been prepared and presented excellently. There is an excellent White Rioja on offer...More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For some reason I have always ignored this restaurant before in favour of others in the area. Well, that is going to change from now on. First of all this is a family run restaurant and the family is Spanish. So this is not the...More

Thank SilSoton
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As a frequent visitor to Spain this restaurant is as close as it gets to authentic. The restaurant is typically Spanish in décor and style. The service excellent and food extremely good. The choice of tapas is wide and it's easy to over order but...More

Thank STMoly
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit and I wasn't disappointed. The food it very tasty, the menu is varied and the service is very good.

Thank juliemurphy12016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Town Quay, Southampton SO14 2AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8022 3456
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