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211 W 2nd St., Santa Ana, CA 92701
(714) 972-1172
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Ranked #12 of 612 Restaurants in Santa Ana
Price range: $8 - $15
Sun 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Spanish, Tapas
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Anchorage, AK
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75 reviews 75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

What a great restaurant should be. Excellent service. Hand shanken cocktails. Food so freshly made I had to wait for it to finish cooking (short ribs). The food was delicious! Wish there was a place like this in our town!

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Santa Barbara, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I would have never found this place until my friends decided to show me around downtown Santa Ana. I had no idea there was so much more to the area. Friendly atmosphere, a delicious tapas menu (ex: duck mac n cheese, bacon wrapped dates) and crafty cocktails. I wish I knew of this place when I lived there, as I... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Tucked away down a pedestrian-only roadway, Lola Gaspar has a cozy neighborhood feeling with a broad-spectrum foodie's ability to please. With both indoor and outdoor dining, we chose to sit at the bar rather than wait for a table. It was a good choice! People at the bar were quite friendly and easy to strike a conversation. It was fun... More 

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Santa Monica, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Hidden little gem of a tapas restaurant in downtown Santa Ana. The reviews were so good that a friend and I wanted to try it since we were in the general area. It took a lot longer to drive there than we thought though but it was worth it. We were greeted at the outside patio door by a very... More 

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Fullerton, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

of European and Mexican food. Pretty much all dishes are really good, you can't go wrong with any of them.

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Southern California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Met a friend for dinner/drinks on a Thursday night. It wasn't crowded and we were seated at the bar. The atmosphere in here is great, and the staff are super friendly. The menu has fun flavors and combinations. We really enjoyed our mussels, braised kale and fish tacos! Will definitely come back here again. When the weather warms up their... More 

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Lake Forest, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Did I mentioned they have tapas??? ,great place, reservation is prefer,this place can get busy, the later the busier!, recomendable.

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Santa Ana, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

One of my favorites since it opened!! Quaint and intimate, cozy, hipster interior, airy "Fountain view" patio, always popular! One meal and you'll know why! Outstanding corn meal jacket chile relleno! greatbbacon-wrapped dates! Sangria, beers, margaritas with style! Oh my! writing is making me hungry! And for good reason!

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So Cal
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69 reviews 69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We went here for a Sunday lunch with a friend and could not have been more pleased. We had wonderful house made guacamole and salsas with warm tortilla chips. Then we all got the same thing, the burger, which was excellent. French fries were not on the menu for the day, but the chef made us some anyway! I eyed... More 

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California's Wine Coast Country, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

My wife and I had been spending money like we had it, so we were looking for reasonably-priced without giving up on a nice environment. Enter Lola Gaspar. Located in downtown Santa Ana, CA some 20 minutes from Disneyland, it is nestled up in an artsy village. The service was phenomenal, the drinks were different but very good, the food... More 

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Additional Information about Lola Gaspar

Address: 211 W 2nd St., Santa Ana, CA 92701
Phone Number: (714) 972-1172
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 15
Cuisine: Spanish, Tapas

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