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The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

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185 West Parade, Lincoln LN11QS, England
+44 1522 545577
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Hours:
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: small family run restaurant, specialising in authentic Spanish tapas...
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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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Super

Lovely service, super food and reasonable priced. Try the Rioja, it's brilliant as is the creme brûlée . We have been back a number of times and will continue to do so

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Belina946
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Lovely service, super food and reasonable priced. Try the Rioja, it's brilliant as is the creme brûlée . We have been back a number of times and will continue to do so

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

Having recently returned from San Sebastion we thought maybe the Bowlful Tapas Bar would be a lttle disappointing. How wrong were we!!Excellent food, good choice of dishes, generous portions and friendly staff. We had a great evening.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Fifth visit and still great food and service. New editions of pork cheeks and lamb chops are a taste sensation - along with my favourite Spanish beer, Cruzcampo...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

In the space of two months we visited in Bowl full x3 times and cant get enough (obviously). We visited with different family members on all occasions and each time we have been extremely impressed with the food. This great tasty food, alongside the relaxed atmosphere, great service and very reasonable prices make this a great place to visit....and is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food and lovely atmostphere. All dishes were excellent, very friendly staff. We will be going back very soon. Highly recommend TBFT

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Top food top service top night out will definitely be going there again. There was a good range of food and drinks well worth a try

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The Bowl Full is a fantastic cosy restaurant with amazing food and friendly staff. I really recommend their Sangria and Spanish omelette!

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Well what can I say, another fantastic visit to The Bowl Full. The choice of food is brilliant, there's something for everyone. Great atmosphere, quick and extremely friendly service. We had starters then 6 tapas dishes to share between the 2 of us, followed by desserts and coffee, great value for money too. This restaurant is definitely worth a visit,... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Visited The Bowl full just before valentines day. Beautiful food and fantastic service. The atmosphere in there is lovely, mix that with friendly, attentive staff and you have yourself a little gem of a restaurant. Will definitely be returning and recommending to others. :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Fabulous place ! Excellent food ! Brilliant atmosphere ! Everything about this restaurant was great, from the friendly, quick e-mail response to my enquiry re availability,to the staff, the excellent service, imaginative menu and excellent quality of food. The Lincolnshire meatballs are a must as is Carls choice of mixed platter starter !! Could anything get better ??? Well the... More 

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Additional Information about The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

Address: 185 West Parade, Lincoln LN11QS, England
Phone Number: +44 1522 545577
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
Open Hours:
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 31
Cuisine: Spanish

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 185 West Parade, Lincoln LN11QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 545577

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 31
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Description

small family run restaurant, specialising in authentic Spanish tapas. Excellent choice of beers, wine and food in a relaxed, homely environment.
Open Hours
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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