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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed September 12, 2022 via mobile

Been several times over the years and had a nice time. Good drinks and food. Unfortunately the past few months ‘greeted’ by a rude girl. Obviously not interested in the slightest. Shame, ruins the visit

Date of visit: September 2022
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Reviewed August 30, 2022

Me and my family visited The Townhouse on 27/08/22. We went there with the intention of celebrating my sisters recent achievements. We arrived and were greeted and sat by a lovely young gentleman at a nice table, however the two girls that ‘served’ our table...the rest of the night were a different story. They were both icy cold, and clearly couldn’t really have cared less, it seemed as though it was nothing more than a chore to them. The four of us felt whole heartedly that we should have walked out from the moment our water was slammed on the table. We decided we would not return even though the food was good, purely down to the really poor and unsatisfactory service we received. It turned what should have been a celebration into more of a sour evening for us. Needless to say the %10 service charge added salt to the wound, and was not something we wanted to pay.More

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed May 20, 2022

I must say arrival and attention to our reservation was impeccable. We had excellent service as was the food. Overall a good time was had by all, until we left our table and moved downstairs. There is a further cellar bar that was not highlighted...that it had a current private party, we had to embarrassingly walk out off. Most people have little money to go out but to be looked at with disgust(because we are no longer 20 something was a sad day) Management unfortunately tried to placate us with poor excuses. I'm a generous and harmonious person but I hate being patronised by people who think bad service and unkindness is acceptable. Unfortunately a fun evening took a bit of a downward turn. Hopefully our next foray will be with people who except over 20's. Peace and good times.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed March 5, 2022

I arranged a surprise meal for my mothers birthday. We had an incredible evening and all of the staff were so kind, caring and accommodating. The food was excellent and the cocktails too. Thank you to all staff members for making this such a special...birthday for her. Can’t wait to return soon!More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed February 20, 2022

We really enjoyed the food. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Will definitely be heading back soon Pre book at the weekend

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed February 20, 2022 via mobile

Booked a table of 2 for Saturday night. Glad we did. Shown to our table and ordered a cocktail and a beer for my partner. Ordered 5 tapas dishes and a bottle of wine. Was lovely. Food was more than enough and was served freshly...cooked, hot and delicious. Would have liked some Calamari on the menu that's all. Finished with another cocktail and an Irish coffee for my partner. Can't wait to go back again with friends!!More

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed October 9, 2021

First visit and will be returning soon. Extremely happy with my visit last night - great selection of wines, spirits and cocktails. Food was great, generous tapas portions and all members of Front of House that served us were both professional and friendly. Great to...see it lively and packed on a Friday evening - working in the hospitality industry myself, it's fantastic to see establishments that have been closed for so long due to lockdown with all their seats filled and a buzzing atmosphere.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed September 3, 2021 via mobile

We came here a few months ago with friends and it was incredible, we came again this evening with high expectations... and it did not disappoint!! A busy Friday night, yet the food was as fantastic as before, and the service wonderful and attentive (apparently...new waiting staff too, you would never guess!) Thanks to all the waiting, bar and kitchen staff for giving us such a wonderful evening on our 5yr anniversaryMore

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 14, 2021

I have mixed views about this place but I have become increasingly disappointed. Tonight I popped in just for one last drink. After being shown to seat we promptly ordered a beer & a Mojito. 20mins later there was still no sign of our drinks....The staff didn't seem organised & so we left. Petra who owns/runs it wasn't there but even when she is the service can still be slow. The last time she took my order for a drink, she took so long she gave it to us for free. The tapas is ok, but most dishes are in the same sauce, olive oil, over seasoned & some chilli. Disappointingly gone down hill. Not as good as it once wasMore

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed April 17, 2021 via mobile

Sunshine, Rioja and gorgeous tapas. What a way to come out of lockdown! A random choice leads to excellent freshly prepared tapas. We’ll be back.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed November 4, 2020 via mobile

We had the most delicious tapas and paella here today! It was superb and so was the service. Will definitely be returning.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed November 4, 2020

I thought the food was very average and very expensive for what it was, I wish i had gone to sopranos instead. The menu was very limited indeed and the drinkks were epensive. Had a cocktail was not impressed at all with that and at...£9.50 you want a good cocktail. The staff appeared to take ages and they didnt seem very jolly or happy to be there . Will not be returningMore

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 31, 2020 via mobile

A really great evening and safe in these testing times. Excellent service and splendid food. Cooked to order hot and tasty and for a tapas bar grand portions.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 28, 2020

Had a really excellent meal here - good value and the food was imaginative and delicious. The staff couldn't have been more friendly, efficient and accommodating. All Covid precautions were observed and it felt safe to eat here. I'd go again!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 24, 2020

Authentic Spanish Tapas beautifully served in a lovely courtyard garden. a real treat for my birthday. I like the way dishes come in stages rather than all at once. Chris looked after us very well. We'll be back

Date of visit: September 2020
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