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Bodega Tapas Bar

Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 46825
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“tapas” (431 reviews)
“meatballs” (40 reviews)
“monkfish” (16 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Went to bodega last night with my sister as she is fond of tapas . The vibe was pretty chilled out so was the staff . The girls serving us food were very sweet . Food came in no time . We ordered the veg...More

Thank Amrita N
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was a really busy tapas bar waited for 40 minutes for food due to volume of people but well worth the wait. The seafood salad is a must as is the monk fish, koftas and empanadas. The mens toilets left a smile on my...More

Thank Dave O
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The place seems to be ran by all Spanish people, which is brilliant and authentic. They are very busy and the atmosphere and small restaurant is intimate. However, the service was terrible, we get that it was a busy Saturday however anyone whose worked within...More

Thank cbyrne19
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate here on a Thursday evening when visiting the area. The food was lovely and we both really enjoyed it. However, it took a long time to arrive then once we had finished it took a long time to get someone's...More

Thank Gemsandy
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Oh my word!!! I have been before and was glad to be able to go again. The food was utterly delicious and the service was friendly and helpful. Nice atmosphere. Would highly recommend

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the amazing range of tapas. Family felt most welcome. The bar sells a great tangle of drinks. Enjoy people :)

Thank LongsandsWhites
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Only called in for a drink but really enjoyed it amazing variety off beers lager n cider atmosphere spot on like being abroad staff very friendly wud return

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We eat here quite late, the service was good, might need to book at the weekend though, all the food was lovely but chicken skewers were a bit dry though

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Food is delicious, drinks are appropriately priced. Lovely relaxing atmosphere. Right in the heart of Bowness.

Thank Ralphster73
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I'm no tapas expert having only been to one other but I was in the mood for nibbly things & thought there was plenty of choice, the food when it came was delicious, it's a good chance to try new flavours, good selection of drinks,...More

Thank china135
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Response from niglynunk27 | Reviewed this property |
wasn't in there long enough. there on the Web ask them direct.
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Response from Chrisscott1962 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know you'd be better contacting the restaurant direct. Regards Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 46825
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