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Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant

42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
01273 739 939
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Ranked #122 of 876 Restaurants in Brighton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $57
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant is a lively spot complete with Flamenco dancers, live bands and delicious Spanish cuisine.Relish in the finest Sangria, tapas and true Spanish ambiance, featuring an authentic floor show of Flamenco music and dance. Travel to Spain with Ole Ole and join us for an "Evening in Andalusia". Ole Ole is all about honest food of the earth, natural and real.
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English first
shoreham by sea
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Brilliant entertainment,we had chicken paella that tasted like pidgeon or cat and my partner was sick on the way back,it was lumps of rice and meat and I believe was not cooked properly. Bad review but honest.One of the waitors was very rude when we asked to share our food. I wouldn't go there again.

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Ate here on Dec 11th with my son having Googled tapas restaurants in Brighton Ordered 5 tapas which was plenty for two. All the dishes were yummy but my favourite was the croquette with spinach and goats cheese which was served on a small slate and looked fantastic. We finished with complimentary shots of liquor 43!! I thoroughly recommend this... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The tapas are extremely delicios there! To be honest a bit unexpected for a place in the middle of Brighton! :) We shared 6-7 with my friend and it was more than enough! Although was really quiet that day, the atmosphere says there could be organized lovely evenings with live music, etc. Definitely worth visit if you`re in Brighton!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for an authentic Spanish evening out, this is the place.The tapas was the best I have ever had, absolutely delicious. The staff are friendly and helpful, and all of this topped off with an authentic Spanish duo, accompanied by an amazing flamenco dancer! What a great evening out. Will definitely be back for another visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

What an excellent place, great food, great entertainment and great service! Ordered the paella for mains and lots of tapas dishes for starters...the food is great and served with a smile! Paella was excellently cooked and have to say the flamenco dancing and singers were excellent and really add to the atmosphere which was amazing! Thoroughly enjoyed it and its... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We went there for the second sitting on a Saturday night and it was the best night out in a long time. Excellent food and entertainment and wonderful attentive staff. What more could you want.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Went in with friends for lunch who assured us it was a good tapas restaurant. They were, and still are, very correct. It doesn't look much on the surface I'll grant you that but the food really is good and that's what counts in places like this. Unfussy but interesting and great ingredients. Oh and very friendly staff. Oh and... More 

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Colchester
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Went on Saturday evening having never been before, and was really impressed. Food was fresh, very well cooked and authentic, the squid was a very generous portion especially. They also had live music on, with the female singer on the guitar being especially good, it does make it a very loud evening, with people then dancing between tables and having... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Came here with my partner for lunch and we unfortunately came when it was someones birthday because it was so noisy and their shouting was off putting. The food was great though and affordable. If we come again hopefully it will be quieter!

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Lucena del Puerto, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Really great atmosphere, lots of noise and plenty of choice of tapas. Bit on the expensive side but worth the visit.

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Additional Information about Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant

Address: 42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
Phone Number: 01273 739 939
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 57
Cuisine: Spanish

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