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The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

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185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS, England
+44 1522 545577
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18:00 - 23:00
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Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with friends (6 of us)for a birthday meal. We started with the mixed platters to share. Lovely and fresh. We then ordered a meal each again so we could mix and match and a couple of extras. Again food was hot freshly cooked and very tasty. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff and they were very friendly.

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Thank HnJon
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warm comfortable inviting with a to die selection of tapas and sweet treats . Atmosphere wonderful felt like a family party . Go . Eat. Enjoy

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Thank 120johnnybgud
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as part of a large group. Food was excellent, as per usual. Great selection of tapas with a Lincolnshire twist. Not to be missed

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Thank bizilizi5
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to the bowl full many times and we are always impressed by the quality food and warm welcome. Great tasty authentic albondigas, tortilla, lamb aubergine and mixed platter 👌 estupendo

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Thank Tony K
Lincoln, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food & wine prepared & served by the owners, with friendly welcoming staff where nothing is too much trouble. The menu is marked clearly to indicate Vegetarian & Gluten Free choices. Just about everything is Gluten free an absolute delight to Coeliacs! Having said that, taste & quality is not compromised and is equally delicious to non Coeliacs too!... More 

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Thank dfox2017
nottingham
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for the first time recently along with my husband and two friends and will definitely be going again. We were made to feel welcome as soon as we walked in. There was a warm friendly atmosphere. We were shown to our table, given menus and then left for a few minutes to peruse the menus before our... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely meal with friends. Food was lovely, freshly cooked and great variety. Service was excellent and the surroundings authentic. Really good night and affordable.

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Thank Karen J
Lincoln, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having visited the Bowl Full before it was a perfect choice for a family and friends party to celebrate a special birthday. 28 people all comfortably seated in a warm and friendly atmosphere. We were warmly welcomed by the staff on arrival, were given plenty of time to have drinks and chats before the food began. Once seated we were... More 

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Thank Vonnie02
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Really sociable, fantastic atmosphere and ace food! We had a staff night out and it was Brilliant. The food was delicious and just kept coming and coming! We were well and truly stuffed

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Thank Jenny W
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

This was the first visit for us to "The Bowl Full". First impressions on entering the restaurant was a nice ambience to the place. It is a converted terrace house and easily accommodated the 60th birthday event. The tables were well laid out and the restaurant was warm with extra heating on a cold night. The party decided on set... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 545577
Description
small family run restaurant, specialising in authentic Spanish tapas. Excellent choice of beers, wine and food in a relaxed, homely environment.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?