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Costas Tapas Bar

9 Queen Street, Penrith CA11 7XF, England
+44 1768 895550
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“tapas” (76 reviews)
“kebab” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 Queen Street, Penrith CA11 7XF, England
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here in a group and overall, was disappointed with the quality of food and experience there. Part of the menu had no prices displayed and you had to ask how much each was, why? Chicken and beef sizzlers had the same chilli sauce over...More

1  Thank dpenn1509
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great little place the atmosphere was buzzing and the waiteress was lovley , very friendly and helpful at suggesting what tapas to choose , we will be back

Thank jillyjars
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time of going there, food was OK didn't think it was as good as the first, scallops were tiny and overcooked, however the chilli chicken was outstandingly delicious. 2 criticisms though, why have the music so loud and intrusive. Also have a word with...More

Thank Robi1603
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Good an bad Lovely options were chorizo in wine And the meatballs Spanish omelette was rubbery most likely reheated and very bland The potato bravas tasted like frozen roast potatoes that has been fried so a big ket down The jalapenos were very mild and...More

Thank croclan
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We went here on recommendation from family we were looked after by the waitresses and Karen the owner service was excellent and we were informed right from ordering that the portions are of a good size Wow she wasn't wrong our table was full food...More

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here this evening as part of a hen party celebration, a table of 18, however 4 people were no longer able to attend at the last minute. We explained this to the owner Karen who snapped at us 'You could have phoned!' Good...More

1  Thank ClarkK1990
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Long day's cycling and we were looking for good food with protein and carbohydrates.....everywhere was busy and we ended up in this tapas bar thinking it was a rum deal. Well how wrong we were!!! The hostess was welcoming and couldn''t be more helpful -...More

Thank Liam W
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Went to costas last night for a hen do with a group of 13. When we walked in we were greeted by a lady (Karen) who informed us she was working alone and apologised for any delays or inconvenience. This couldn't have been further from...More

Thank nwalker92
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Plenty of choice on the menu. The dishes we had were all tasty, especially the Patatas Bravas. Good fun, with lively atmosphere. No bad value.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately disappointed with my meal last night, £15 for a fish platter that was all deep fried and battered, never known anywhere batter and fry mackerel or muscles still in the shell! it was extremely bland and tasteless, the owner/waitress was rather rude, they did...More

1  Thank kazzulu94371
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ljf96
12 February 2015|
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Response from Corinne C |
They vary enormously from £6 each to £15! Be aware that the dishes on the specials are not priced! They also start at £6 but can be as highas £15. Ask the price of each before you order or you'll get a nasty surprise when... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Queen Street, Penrith CA11 7XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 1768 895550
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