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Viva Espana

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12 Winter Hey Lane, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7AA, England
+44 1204 438235
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Horwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Viva España is a truly amazing slice of Spanish food with a Murcia style right here in Horwich. Each visit the food just seems to get better and better. If you like your Spanish food full on in terms of flavour then there is nowhere better to go. The dishes that the owner Javier creates are an absolute taste explosion... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did a works do here, and there was a set price menu. Four hungry blokes, all with big appetites and we struggled. The food was very good quality but the value was fantastic. We ate almost everything off the menu, how they made any money I don't know. There was the usual, typical stuff, olives and manchego, but as... More 

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Thank David S
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Viva Espana as a party of 16 celebrating a 50th birthday. We were seated in the separate dining area upstairs which suited us fine, however it made catching the waiters eye to order drinks near impossible. We waited quite a while on numerous occasions for drinks to arrive once ordered. Food was warm and plentiful however I... More 

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Thank Sean H
Leigh, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

We liked it but couple of dishes not fresh made we felt! We didn't go for the buffet but chose our own dishes and the fresh made ones of Mussels and Langoustines were delicious plus the big dish dishes of lamb, paella and chicken in beer were pretty good although chicken was processed! The ribs were shocking though, riddled with... More 

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Thank caddymart
Bolton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Just had a fantastic choice of tapas. 3 dishes each is enough though. Do all you can eat for £14.95. Couple in just had 14 dishes greedy pigs. Food is excellent here highly recommend. Will come again

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Thank briangilmore
1 review
Reviewed March 3, 2017

A plethora of delicious food, which managed to sate our vast appetites. Attentive, charming service - an absolute must.

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Thank Nisan F
Horwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Amazing restaurant. Staff very friendly, food delicious, excellent value, great choices. Everytime I visit whether it be with Family or friends I've had the same top quality service. Thank you. I will always continue to recommend this restaurant to all who will listen. Keep up the fantastic work!

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Thank Caroline P
Bolton, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

First time here and we will return.Small but vibrant venue fronted by a charming,friendly and obliging Maitre D'.Good choice of Tapas cooked and served in real time.The Croquettes were not that great but all meat and fish dishes were really good.Ten dishes in all with drinks,desserts,beer and sangria.We left feeling full and happy without spending a fortune.

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Thank Blue sky Di B
Horwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We are very lucky in Horwich to have some sensational restaurants and Viva España has to be the pick of them for us. The service is always super friendly, informative and attentive without being over bearing. The food is of superb quality and very, very tasty. The value of the set menu is amazing as the amount of food you... More 

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Thank Graham W
Manchester, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed January 30, 2017

First visit with my partner decided on the taster menu as it seemed good value and there seemed a huge variety of dishes but instead of picking them out your quickly asked your preference which if you are a big meat potatoes and bread person it may suite but I prefer certain fish dishes and veg salads etc so was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $30
Cuisine
Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Winter Hey Lane, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton  >  Horwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 438235

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