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La Taberna

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1 New Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AT, Wales
+44 1970 627677
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this resturant. Have been going there now for a a few years. Absolutely delicious food served fresh. We try hard not to have the Paella, but can never resist. It is the best I have ever eaten and one I often try hard to emulate at home. Make sure you book even if you just phone in the... More 

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Thank Bill F
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Spanish food we have had out of Spain. Small restaurant, must book, lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, couldn't fault anything!

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Thank Sallyann1956
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Come here fairly often, food is always lovely as well as the setting. Proper authentic Spanish tapas and very good value for money! although it is a small place tucked away, it is always busy and the food is unbelievably good, waitress is a little bit slow and not very observant but other than that the place is a hidden... More 

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1 Thank lucyvictoria975
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The place itself I've walked past a few times, however from now on I will most serinatly not. It was without doubt the best tapas I have ever eaten in my life, the portions were amazing I highly recommend the beef in red wine. The fish paella came next which was shared between 3 people it was the perfect amount.... More 

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1 Thank Phoebe H
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Tapas bar. Very tasty especially the aubergine fritters with honey. Unbelievably good. Garlic spicey prawns, calamari, hake all delicious.

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Thank Margaretle
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

A lovely change to see authentic Spanish food on a menu rather than the usual same old choices. Sea food salad starter excellent, prawns and hake with tomatoes and onions in garlic and olive oil. Very fresh and delicious. Swordfish mains was also very nice with potatoes and salad. Very good value, service excellent and lovely staff. Only slight complaint... More 

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Thank 2010mustang
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Visited here with a group of friends for a meal, which was served buffet style. The food choices were great and it tasted delicious. Great service too. Well worth a visit if you are in Aberystwyth fancy something different and want good value for your money.

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Thank russellhp
Javea, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Following the huge sea storms of some 2 years ago Aberystwyth Council should be very proud of its superbly rebuilt sea front promenade overlooking Cardigan bay however the streets immediately behind this look somewhat neglected if not scruffy and it is amongst these that La Taberna is to be found. Staying in Aberystwyth for three nights to participate in the... More 

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Thank XabiaGold
Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We visited La Taberna this week to celebrate our anniversary when we were staying in the area. We decided to order a selection of the cold and hot tapas - all of which were superb. We particularly liked the honey aubergines! The wine was also nice and not over priced. The only problem was that after so many tapas we... More 

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Thank LauraC-Elsie
aberystwyth, Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We dine here as often as we can. Excellent food combined with great service makes for a fantastic dining experience. Ask for a "Carwyn special" and I guarantee you will not be disappointed. We are always made welcome and are looking forward to our next visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 New Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 627677
Description
http://www.aberystwyth-online.co.uk/eating_out/la_taberna.shtml

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?