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Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant

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42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
01273 739 939
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant is a lively spot complete with Flamenco...
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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  • 40
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice tapas

We stopped for lunch here on a recent trip to Brighton. We just had Tapas and a jug of Sangria. Unfortunately they couldn't do the calamari which is my favourite but he said they had a special on of shark which was fantastic. My favourite of the tapas we had was the cheese with honey drizzled over... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Bar scene
  • Dining on a budget
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We have been to Ole Ole often, bringing visitors to experience the usual fun of a Spanish evening. However, we have been three times since Easter this year/ Each time has got progressively poorer both with the food and service. Originally, you could book a table and stay there for the evening as you would in Spain. However, the owners... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The tapas was in very small portion and the taste was even not as goog as what you buy from Tesco! two people cost £58, really not worth it! DO NOT RECOMMEND!

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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

We stopped for lunch here on a recent trip to Brighton. We just had Tapas and a jug of Sangria. Unfortunately they couldn't do the calamari which is my favourite but he said they had a special on of shark which was fantastic. My favourite of the tapas we had was the cheese with honey drizzled over it, we could've... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

After reading the excellent reviews. We decided to try it out on our visit to Brighton. We arrived around 8pm on 20th June. Didn't have a booking, but was offered a table after looking at the excellent menu we were spoilt for Choice. The waiter advised us on there change to there menu. We asked for what they recommended we... More 

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Sheffield south yorkshire
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We nearly always visit here when we visit Brighton Staff always friendly and happy to assist We asked the waiter to assist in a selection Which he did and he didn't fail to make a brilliant choice Thanks guys Look forward to coming back soon

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We were a group of 11 having pre booked our table. We were seated and served prompty & service throughout the evening was attentive and friendly. Tapas & paella highest quality, very tasty and kept on coming. Sangria also good. Cosy and vibrant atmosphere, the flamenco dancing and music was just electrifying and had mesmerised!

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Bedford, ENGLAND
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

After a long day shopping the lanes and the antique shops we were in need of a snack and a drink and luckily found this wonderful place. Real Spanish staff, which was a pleasant surprise, and real home made tapas to die for. The patatas al ajo Castanil (probably not got that quite right!) were incredible and the Estrella on... More 

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Londoncabby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

A crowd of us visited this restaurant last night, all 9 of us had a great night. The Flamenco dancing and music was great, for £20 per head we had what seemed like non stop Tapas followed by two paellas. I would definitely recommend this restaurant and cant wait gor my next visit.

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Lincoln
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82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We popped in for a small bite and drink around 5.30. We were so pleased we did! The dishes we had had so much flavour and made our mouths water. The Roijas, red and white were lovely too. They happily provided food that was vegan for my friend which was great. I would definitely go here again. We went early... More 

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Hove
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Recently organised a celebration for my daughter's 18th birthday with 33 family and close friends attending. The guys that run this place couldn't have been more helpful and flexible and on the night, they worked SO hard to make it unforgettable. We had the set menu and each dish that came out was more delicious than the last, ending with... More 

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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: 01273 739 939

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 57
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Doing business, Families with children

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.
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

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