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La Taberna

1 New Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AT, Wales
+44 1970 627677
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Ranked #22 of 130 Restaurants in Aberystwyth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Tapas
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English first
Borth, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Took my wife to this restaurant to celebrate 39yrs of marriage, wish I hadn't. Food was less than average with frozen prawns served as Gambas in Garlic, for me, wife had sautéed potatoes with eggs as starter, potatoes looked and tasted as if warmed over. Mains were not much better with pork fillets for me that had been reheated and... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Went there with a party of 6 for a birthday meal and everything was excellent. The sangria was good and the variety and quality of dishes met everyone's tastes. The service was good and we never felt hurried. My advice would be to book in advance, as it's only got about 20 seats and it was pretty full. The only... More

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Newcast
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Having never eaten Tapas we weren't sure what we were doing. However, we had the most helpful and friendly waitress in the world. Ever - from Yorkshire. Always a good sign. Thankfully, the quality of the food matched the quality of the service. Slightly pricey but worth it. The food was exceptional. Highly recommended.

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England
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57 reviews 57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Three nights in Aberystwyth. First night, fully booked (always a good sign). Second night, chef ill so could not feed anyone (not as good a sign). Third night - in. Worth waiting for. Good tapas, a few different dishes, good friendly service and a nice ambience.

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Went with my wife an kids, really welcoming and the food is fantastic, best tapas I've had in quite some time .... Would recommend to anyone

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Hexham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Visited with friends, service attentive and friendly, food excellent, and reasonably priced! Quite small but we got a table easily on a weekday. Worth a visit

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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Eat 2 times here it was that good, food excellent worth seeking out, all the food I saw looked great all the selections I had were excellent, the paellea the next night was equally good. Only accepts cash..but no big issue.

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Llanberis, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Slightly chaotic when we arrived as there had been a mysterious kitchen problem. However, the meal was wonderful. Excellent tapas especially the sardines, mushrooms in garlic and the meatballs. Very good value with bottle of wine, mixed platter starter and five tapas for £40 for two.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We spent the day in Aberystwyth and ate at La Taberna early evening. It has the atmosphere of many a traditional restaurant in Spain. Service was excellent, very friendly and welcoming. Food was really nice and very good value. We had plato mixto to start, a selection of chorizo, salchicon, serrano ham, ewe's milk cheese, olives etc - all nice... More

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Went here for a friends birthday - great food, fab atmosphere. Don't accept card payments, cash only!

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