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Bodega Tapas Bar

Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 46825
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“tapas” (409 reviews)
“meatballs” (37 reviews)
“monkfish” (15 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

It was a Friday night and so the place was very busy with quite a few groups. We would recommend it but it may not be a place for a romantic dinner for two on a summer weekend.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit and extremely impressed. Staff were attentive and friendly.. but the star of the show was the food and wine. Will definitely go back again

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delicious tapas in a lovely setting - actually feels spanish! The bar downstairs gets really busy with drinkers but it's a completely different atmosphere upstairs. So relaxed and in summer they open the windows right out and it is beautiful. The food was delicious, only...More

Thank Izzy W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a day on the lake we enjoyed a relaxing cocktail and beer in this bar. It had atmosphere and a continual turnover of clients.

Thank Fun2Travel_7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered loads for party of four including a vegetarian who is not a fish eater. Loved everything and ate everything. Very tasty, quick service but not rushed. The Churros for dessert were delicious, filled with chocolate and an amazing chocolate sauce for dipping. Would definitely...More

Thank JanandMik
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Give this place a try, the food was great staff very attentive and gave great service. Seating is up stairs with a well stocked bar below. Be careful how many dishes you order as the potions are generous but you will eat them as they...More

Thank johnwrig
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large selection of tapas to choose from on the menu so you will never be stuck for choice! Large portions which are really tasty! Lovely staff too. Would definitely return and recommend!

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had tapas here last night. All of the food was very nice and the waiter was absolutely lovely. The only negative things really were that Service was quite slow and we never got the water that we asked for but all in all a good...More

Thank L4ur4R31d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say but WOW! The food was stunning as was the service and attentiveness of the staff. I would definitely recommend a visit here.

Thank mel130170
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our Corona and 6 plates between the two of us, until a stag do came in singing chants and roaring at the table behind us. Good for couples if it's quiet.

Thank Nikki L
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20 April 2017|
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Response from niglynunk27 | Reviewed this property |
wasn't in there long enough. there on the Web ask them direct.
17 January 2017|
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Response from Annielass | Reviewed this property |
No they do not
15 January 2017|
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Response from Chrisscott1962 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know you'd be better contacting the restaurant direct. Regards Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46825
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