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The Tapas Bar

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98 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JY, England
+44 1325 467385
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful Spanish food, served hot and delicious. A last minute dining decision. Always has great San Miguel on tap and shows all the live football games, which is an added bonus!!!

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The taps bar is one of our regular favourites and again we had a good table, even though we only booked an hour before. Food was great and the new menu adds some new favourites!

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Thank wayneghall
darlington
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

visited many times and will always keep coming back staff nice food beautiful and atmosphere is good and really nice wine

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Thank crystal h
Budapest, Hungary
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This tapas bar is really amazing. We have tried many different tapas and all of them were really tasty. The staff was nice, fast and helpful.

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Thank Zsolt P
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Filling in time before an appointment my wife spotted the bar after reading a review in a glossy magazine we decided t try it out We were the only diners as it was close to service ending but the young lady explained the choices between Greek and Spanish Tapas served us with drinks and left us to choose The eight... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Everything was really nice, hot tasty and nothing was too much trouble The staff were informative and efficient

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darlington
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

Always fabulous food traditional Greek and Spanish tapas dishes and lovely atmosphere for socialising.Good selection of beers,wines and cocktail's.

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Thank marie a
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

The Manager & Staff friendly. What a loverly place to eat & enjoy some Greek or Spanish Tapas. I had the moussaka but it wasn't as nice as 6 months ago, it was very oily & the cheese was tasteless but the bread & olive oil & balsamic were delicious. My friend had stifado which she said was gorgeous. We... More 

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Thank alison d
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Went to this place in December for a few Xmas drinks with friends and what a great night. Food to die for 👍🏼 San Miguel on draught 👍🏼 Large room in the back with tv showing sports. Friendly staff We will be returning asap.

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Thank Rob T
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Lively buzz to this town centre Spanish/Greek eatery. Our family of six tucked in to cured meats homemade hummus, potato skins, chorizo and chicken wings, croquette potatoes with fish cheese and ham. The craft ale (Rocket Town) was a delight and the service friendly and cheerful. We will return!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $16
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 467385

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?