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Ole Tapas Lounge & Restaurant

1126 Capital Trail, Kirkwood Highway, Newark, DE 19711
(302) 224-9378
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Ranked #16 of 298 Restaurants in Newark
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $22
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: European, Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas
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Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Ole Tapas Lounge & Restaurant is an authentic tapas restaurant specializing in seasonal tapas, Spanish wine & especially family style entrees. With the warm mood lighting & upbeat Spanish music, this vibrant new restaurant will make you feel like you are in Seville, the capital of tapas.
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Love this place! A huge selection of unique and tasty tapas, reasonably priced. Also, a great selection of entrees if you care to go that route. Service was friendly. A fun night.

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Madrid, New Mexico
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Do not let the strip mall location put you off. You open the door to a lovely elegant restaurant. Wonderful ambience, quiet, and you can linger and enjoy. Fabulous selection of tapas redolent of the flavors of Spain. The paella is big enough to serve many more than the two to three people suggested. Tastes even better reheated at home... More

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Elkton, MD
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126 reviews 126 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

My friend and I had a fantastic lunch at Ole Tapas Lounge & Restaurant. The restaurant is reminiscent of Span and the staff are welcoming and friendly. Our server, Casey, was wonderful - knowledgeable about the food and wine choices and able to pace the meal to perfection. The food itself was delicious. We had the serrano ham, mushrooms, chicken... More

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Manta, Manabi, Ecuador
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Food was delicious and well presented, and staff very welcoming. I would definitely go back if ever in the area again.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

As they say, it was "great from soup to nuts" Both the service and atmosphere were excellent. Couldn't ask for more

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Wilmington, Delaware
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

On a recent visit to Ole Tapas, a friend and I shared quite a few small plates that were absolutely delicious, The shrimp done with garlic was sooo good as was the manchego cheese puffs, empanadas, chorizo and manchego dish! Definitely, this restaurant warrants many returns in order to sample such wonderful preparations. And to top off the meal, a... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We went to this restaurant because of an assignment I was doing with a culinary class. It was so much fun. We had an excellent server named Casey! He was knowledgeable and very friendly. He listened and interacted with my children and gave great advice on what to order. We had some tapas for starters and we ordered the Paella... More

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Newark, Delaware
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is a posh palace with ambiance. The bar is small and sleek; the perfect pit-stop while you wait for your table. The food is delectable and gives you the feeling you were just transplanted to a different time and place. The seating is truly unique with high rounded booths that offer you a secluded and personal experience, which is... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

First experience with Tapas and will definitely go again! Great service and food was excellent. I want to try their Paella next time. The BBQ Pork and Scallop Tapas were quite delicious. Their steak dishes also very good. My wife loved their Truffle Mashed Potatoes.

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Wallingford, CT
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276 reviews 276 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We were traveling through this area on a road trip. This restaurant was a good fine. Although it doesn't look fancy from the outside the atmosphere is very nice we had a very pleasant waiter Juan who was very knowledgeable about wine and gave us a good suggestion. The four of us ordered paella which was $50 and it definitely... More

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Additional Information about Ole Tapas Lounge & Restaurant

Address: 1126 Capital Trail, Kirkwood Highway, Newark, DE 19711
Phone Number: (302) 224-9378
Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 22
Cuisine: European, Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

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