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El Sabio Tapas Bar & Restaurant

60 Eastgate Street, Winchester SO23 8DZ, England
+44 1962 820233
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“paella” (66 reviews)
“tapas” (158 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
60 Eastgate Street, Winchester SO23 8DZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Service was prompt. Enjoyed the food, which was well presented and tasty. Very plentiful. Will return.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for dinner as Tapas is one of our favourite types of food. Walked in the atmosphere was great and waiters attentive. We ordered a number of dishes which arrived quickly. The down side was the food, it just had no flavour except for...More

Thank Nichola8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with my friend for the second time. I must add the first time was a much better experience (approximately 2-3 months ago). Tonight was very disappointing. Firstly having sat down and chatting for approximately 10-15 minutes; whilst eating bread and olives; the...More

1  Thank Trinimom99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to like it here and came often but then discovered it had been given a 1 hygiene rating so avoided it for a while. On a sunny Sunday afternoon we thought we would give it another chance as the hygiene rating has been...More

1  Thank jontydeman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here twice in a month and liked it both times. I was with different friends and they all liked it as well. The selection of food is good and the tapas are tasty,not sure how people find them tasteless. There is the...More

Thank Mmerlot
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We are regular visitors to this restaurant, we always have a good time and a lovely meal. Lovely tapas and the paella is superb. Would recommend booking as it can be busy especially at weekends.

Thank Davidpf2015
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Booked a table for four on a Saturday evening. It was fairly quiet when we arrived but got busy pretty quickly. Between the four of us we ordered two tapas each, and a big paella to share ("minimum 2 people") per the menu. We kind...More

Thank EJM813
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I went here for lunch with three friends, none of us are local to Winchester and we had a bit of trouble finding the restaurant as it's slightly off the main thoroughfare. It was very quiet for a Saturday lunchtime, which had us a bit...More

1  Thank annette65_10
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Some of the recent reviews nearly put us off but we decided to give it a go. I can honestly say that this was one the tastiest meals with the most fantastic service we have had for a while. We have had Paella in Spain...More

Thank james n
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We dined here with friends, my wife had been before and had a great experience. It was a Saturday and seemed quiet, lots of mains were off. The food arrived with indifferent service most was tepid and mediocre in taste level. Then the puddings !...More

Thank Andrew H
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Questions & Answers
Jacqueline P
13 March 2015|
Response from Attila V | Property representative |
In January and February we are closed on lunchtimes Monday until Wednesday.apart from that we are opened everyday except Monday. Thank you
11 February 2015|
Response from Attila V | Property representative |
Hi, We havent but there are several other car parks available. Nearest is at durngate street car park or the Friarsgate car park. Regards,
4 February 2015|
Response from Attila V | Property representative |
Hi.Yes,it is.Please ask for a high chair when you are booking a table.Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Eastgate Street, Winchester SO23 8DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 820233
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