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Rincon

1 Paradise Road | TW9 1RX, Richmond-upon-Thames, England
02089402601
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Rincón (meaning nook or corner) is set in a quirky old building, literally on a corner in a quiet part of historic Richmond-Upon–Thames.Behind the intriguing facade, a warm yet professional welcome awaits you. Our attentive and friendly staff create a professional but relaxed atmosphere.The Izquierdo family aim to bring you the very best of modern Spain, simple un fussy Tapa dishes fusing the best traditional Spanish ingredients with new and exciting elements, championing and enhancing seasonal produce, much of which is sourced from the finest British and Spanish suppliers.Spanish wine and sherry has long been a family passion and our notable wine list has outstanding selections to complement each dish. Our lovingly compiled range includes finest Spanish wines to exciting new wine from unusual grape varieties or less known regions.You can also enjoy ‘cubatas’ (long drinks) served in the proper Spanish way, a tall glass, lots of ice, a double measure of spirit and a bottle of mixer.The now third generation of restaurateurs, the Izquierdo family, originally form Andalucía in southern Spain, have been in Richmond for over thirty years and bring that wealth of experience and knowledge to their new venture. The Tapas bar has an air of contemporary chic with stylish furniture, wooden floors and some beautiful examples of modern Spanish photography.Come and enjoy a Tapa and a glass of wine or sherry in our bar area or spend a little longer and relax and settle down in our comfortable lounge. The ideal place for a quick drink and a snack as you pass or long evenings with good friends, delightful Tapas and fine wine.We hope to see you soon, hasta la luego, The Izquierdo Family
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Rincón (meaning nook or corner) is set in a quirky old building, literally on a corner in a quiet part of historic Richmond-Upon–Thames.Behind the intriguing facade, a warm yet professional welcome awaits you. Our attentive and friendly staff create a professional but relaxed atmosphere.The Izquierdo family aim to bring you the very best of modern Spain, simple un fussy Tapa dishes fusing the best traditional Spanish ingredients with new and exciting elements, championing and enhancing seasonal produce, much of which is sourced from the finest British and Spanish suppliers.Spanish wine and sherry has long been a family passion and our notable wine list has outstanding selections to complement each dish. Our lovingly compiled range includes finest Spanish wines to exciting new wine from unusual grape varieties or less known regions.You can also enjoy ‘cubatas’ (long drinks) served in the proper Spanish way, a tall glass, lots of ice, a double measure of spirit and a bottle of mixer.The now third generation of restaurateurs, the Izquierdo family, originally form Andalucía in southern Spain, have been in Richmond for over thirty years and bring that wealth of experience and knowledge to their new venture. The Tapas bar has an air of contemporary chic with stylish furniture, wooden floors and some beautiful examples of modern Spanish photography.Come and enjoy a Tapa and a glass of wine or sherry in our bar area or spend a little longer and relax and settle down in our comfortable lounge. The ideal place for a quick drink and a snack as you pass or long evenings with good friends, delightful Tapas and fine wine.We hope to see you soon, hasta la luego, The Izquierdo Family
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English first
Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Great wine list and nice tapas selection. Was intrigued to see that they have live music on Sunday nights so will be popping in for that!

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La Massana, Andorra
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21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This wine bar has a good selection of decent Spanish wines. The Canarian barman is an agreeable chap. Unfortunately the owner is not.

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Very friendly welcome and fab live flamenco playing. Delicious very authentic tapas. Great place to meet with friends.

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Good cosy bar with nice wines and tapas. Staff are friendly and professional. Prices are reasonable compared to other places in Richmond.

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York, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Visited expecting to enjoy a lovely summers evening of tapas only to be greeted by a rude lady that was front of house! Even though the place was empty we were Instructed to sit closely together so to minimise the space we were occupying?? We decided to quickly leave and seek an alternative more welcoming and deserving establishment!

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London, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Very friendly, really good genuine tapas. Proper small bites with a drink. More of a bar with good snacks than a restaurant though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We had tastecard so got 50% off the food menu so it was quite a good bargain! The tapas were really good - portions were quite small though. We tried almost the whole menu and all of them were surprisingly good! It's probably one of the best spanish restaurants I have been to in London. Nice staff and cozy

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Had a great time at this cosy spot in Richmond. Great food, great atmosphere and a great selection of drinks. Barman really knew his stuff. Ask for Felipe!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Popped in here briefly for a glass of wine and some delicious tapas on the way to the cinema .... live music and great service. We shall definitely go back for an entire evening.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We went with some work colleagues after work. Its a lovely little bar. I would not call it a restaurant as it has not much tables to sit down for a proper meal. I can recommend to go during the week early evening, as they have tappas happy hour, and all tappas are 50% off from I think 5.30pm to... More

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