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La Perla

12A North Parade, Bath BA2 4AL, England
+44 1225 463626
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (83 reviews)
“tapas” (321 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12A North Parade, Bath BA2 4AL, England
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Reviews (821)
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1 - 10 of 821 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

La perla was a lovely hidden restaurant in the bottom of the building. Four of us booked a table because we specifically wanted tapas and the menu had gluten free options to suit intolerances in our group. We paid a £5/head deposit which was refunded...More

Thank DreaLynch
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked this restaurant for a birthday treat and it exceeded our expectations, the restaurant is like an underground vault with a very modern setting, the food was delicious and the staff attentive and friendly. Not over priced either! Great find and would definitely recommend.

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 week ago

what an amazing restaurant is this?hidden in a cell like a pearl La perla is the most exciting place to be for us who are passionate with the real food.Never before had that unspeakable experience to taste those unbelievable recipes.

Thank zoesta80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tucked away restaurant didn't book so lucky to get a table, interesting menu, ordered three fish based tapas first the red prawn, amazing flavour, octopus beautifully presented and scrummy, prawns in wonderfully flavoured olive oil, two meats next garlic chicken so succulent, lamb with tarragon...More

Thank laineyNotts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to La Perla and wow everything was excellent from the staff, venue & food. We will be back again soon.

Thank BIGG-GEE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The interior reminded me very much of the "Mesones" under the Plaza Mayor in Madrid, only there was more room to sit down. The serving style is the same, we ordered 4 dishes which all came at once, thank goodness we did not order the...More

Thank Himself333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked into an empty restaurant but dont let that put you off for lunch! Had excellent service, and the food was absolutely to die for! Best patatas bravas I have tasted, crispy and smokey. Fabulous seafood, and other unique tapas dishes. Can't wait to go...More

Thank purple_izzabella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten a lot of Spanish in Spain and around the world, and this is among the best of them. The Gambas al ajillo is almost as good as the tapas restaurants in Madrid. The Pulpo Gallega, in my humble opinion is better than...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late evening. Seated immediately. Service was prompt and efficient. The food we ordered was perfect. Well presented and unbelievable flavours. The setting was very romantic and we totally enjoyed our night.

Thank mxadams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal, hidden gem! Wouldn't have found this place if it wasn't for TripAdvisor reviews as it was underground. Near to the abbey. Lovely tapas! Good cocktails!

Thank Rachel V
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Isabel Louisa R
How busy is it during weekday evenings ??
27 April 2017|
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Response from Davidlloyd12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Isabel, it's very busy most days. Very very popular. I hope you have a lovely visit.
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Santana2017
From the photos the tables look like they might be a little cramped,...does it feel like your too close to other couples? Looking for valentines? TIA
17 January 2017|
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Response from Amanda1503 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't feel at all cramped!
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emmabanham2000
Are there many vegetarian options on the menu please?
6 January 2017|
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Response from Rebecca M | Reviewed this property |
Hello, sorry for the late reply I have been on holiday! I'm really not sure I'm afraid, as I'm not a vegetarian I wouldn't have paid much attention to the options. Maybe you could have a look at the menu online? Or email the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12A North Parade, Bath BA2 4AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 463626
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