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“Food had to be taken back twice!!”
Review of La Cascada - CLOSED

La Cascada
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: La Cascada Spanish Restaurant on Fox Street in Colchester Essex is an established building with modern decor. Large gardens with ample parking facilities make this the ideal location for special events, parties, functions and various occasions.Our main dining area provides comfortable seated dining for 60 guests.A smaller separate function area for up to 20 guests also available for hire, but also offers a more intimate dining experience.
Reviewed April 20, 2013

It was our first spanish experince which was rather poor!!

Out starters were great, and my main meal was lovley, but my partners lasagne was cold, after sending it back, we recived it back and it swimming in oil.

The table across from us was having similar problems with their food also. So it wasn't the spanish experience that we had expected.

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1  Thank Dan H
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

My husband and I have been visiting La Cascada from when it first opened. You will always receive a very warm welcome from the owners and staff. We have been to the Restaurant for Birthdays, Christmas Day, Quizzes, Bar-B-Q's Music Nights, and many Wine Tastings or just popping by for a chat and a drink or Tapas. The food is always to the highest standard and plenty of it. Also traditional Sunday Roast's are good if you don't like the Spanish food. This Restaurant will accommodate everyone even children in the large garden area. Wine is available to just buy from the large selection.
So give it a try..Oh by the way it is also wheelchair friendly, so no excuses for not trying it.

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1  Thank patsydennisleach
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Reviewed March 20, 2013

Birthday treat for my wife ,from daughter , son in law and two gorgeous grand daughters, A perfect day, with the best Spanish food I've tasted in the Uk , and certainly better than the fare dished up to me on visits to the the costa del sol .
Various Tapas dishes to die for , followed by Paella , Yummy . The two little ones treated beautifully , one having a traditional Sunday lunch , with roast beef , Yorkie's the full trimmings, Delicious. Ice cream for the kids, All cooked by Spanish chefs.
Fantastico !!!

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Thank Codone
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

Thanks to all the welcoming lovely staff at La Cascada for making my Mothers Day so special.
I took my family to this lovely restuarant and had a terrific meal for the first time I had Paellea it was lovely, the Staff can never do to much to help.

Thanks Again
Nikkizoom and Family

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Thank NikkiZoom
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LaCascadaColchester, Owner at La Cascada, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2013

Dear Nikkizoom and family,

Thank's for spending Mother's Day with us and thank you for your very kind words. Glad you enjoyed the Paella and hope to see you again soon.

With thanks

Dave @ La Cascada

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Reviewed January 14, 2013

This was a church group Christmas dinner booked for mid January. We were offered the Christmas lunch time menu at a discount due to the amount of diners (43) and presumably because Jan' is normally a slack time. There were multiple choices within each course of which there were four, so something for everyone. There was only one complaint that one or two soup starters were tepid but the owner apologised and would have re-warmed or replaced them had they have been asked.
With four people serving forty three we expected a longer wait than experienced, the staff worked very hard and remained calm and very friendly but professional at all times. A number of our party frequent restaurants regularly and counted this among one of the better ones.The above accepted (soup) , we could not fault the food or service.
We will almost certainly return next year or perhaps at other times as a group or individuals.
We will most certainly recommend La Cascada.
Thank you staff and owners!

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2  Thank Grangand
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