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Lokanta Proeflokaal

Waterloostraat 148A, 3062 TW Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 414 7848
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 8, 2018
“very good tapas and flamenco music”
Dec 10, 2017
“Authentic Spanish tapas bar in Kralingen”
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5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Spanish, Mediterranean, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Waterloostraat 148A, 3062 TW Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

Good food, service and atmosphere. We found some dishes and the wine relatively expensive, while other dishes were very reasonably priced. We had several fish, prawn and meat dishes. Everything we ate and drank was very tasty and the total price was OK so we...More

Thank RP-Netherlands
Lokanta P, Eigenaar at Lokanta Proeflokaal, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Thanks for the review! We always try to have balance in our menu. Some dishes need more prepping and are more expensive then the simple dishes. I am glad you had a good evening after all!

Reviewed December 10, 2017

Lokanta Proeflokaal interior reminds of typical authentic Spanish tapas bar. The flamenco ambient music supports the feeling of being somewhere in Barcelona. Every Sunday they've got a live Spanish flamenco music. The food is tasty: great choice of cold and warm appetizers and tapas. We've...More

Thank SlavaLo
Reviewed May 27, 2015

Dinner with my lady after a road trip to France and back. Time for something different so thought we would try Lokanta. Off the beaten track a little in Rotterdam but worth finding. Park and walk in to the neighbourhood or take the tram. Cosy/gezellig...More

Thank Roger61Texas
Reviewed May 21, 2015

I've been living in the Kralingen area for over 5 years, and I find it a pity I didn't know about this place until yesterday. A cozy, interestingly decorated restaurant with super friendly service. For around 25 Euros you can get really full (we couldn't...More

Thank yjp90
Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

I was here with a part of the family and really enjoyed the high quality tapas and relaxed atmosphere. Service is nice and good. I will go again !

Thank gdeb88
Reviewed April 26, 2015

My boyfriend and I have been living in Rotterdam already for a while. We normally avoid going to spanish restaurants abroad because we usually get disappointed. But this time what not the case. We are now regretting to have waited so long to go to...More

Reviewed February 20, 2015

Definitily my favourite Spanish restaurant in town. Delicious tapas and friendly people. They serve traditional spanish tapas but the cook also likes to use his own imagination. This makes a mix of original and traditional food in a very cosy atmosphere!

Thank Hanna R
Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Our best meal yet in Rotterdam. This little Tapas restaurant in a quiet residential neighborhood is within walking distance to the new Mrkt Hal near the Blaak railway station. Must haves are the figs, potatoes. and portobello mushroom. The staff was very accommodating in making...More

Thank jmoorleh
Reviewed November 20, 2010

Best tapas in town!

Thank Dlb36
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Reviewed January 18, 2008

The food is realy nice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$31 - $62
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterloostraat 148A, 3062 TW Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 10 414 7848
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We serve a mixture of traditional and contemporary tapas in a colourful setting. Our tapas are fresh prepared daily with carefully choosen ingredients. Lokanta Proeflokaal is situated in the old neighbourhood Kralingen, east from the centre. It's easy to get there by subway (Voorschoterlaan) or tram 21 (Avenue Concordia). Parking space is free after 18:00.
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