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Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant

42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
+44 1273 739939
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“tapas” (277 reviews)
“croquettes” (25 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited a number of the other tapas restaurants in Brighton and were yet to try Ole Ole. Sadly it was terrible. From the minute we arrived we could smell sewage, we were told it was from a drain that they have problems with....More

Thank JBramble100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here and loved the location sitting outside watching the world go by. However when my meal came it had the main ingredient missing and apart the rocket the other ingredients were sparse and when questioned the waitress showed me a photo of...More

1  Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a good 5 minutes speaking with our waiter about the vegan tapas options on the menu to then be brought green olives filled with anchovies. I've never eaten fish before so was unaware of the flavour and a friend told me after I...More

1  Thank luisachristie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely food that matched our previous visit, service was brilliant, so friendly and the bill itself was very reasonable. We were there for the warm up on the singers which was a little loud but once on stage it sounded better. All in all really...More

Thank AHorsham
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was just a charming evening of music and food that won't be soon forgotten. We visited as a very respectable Stag event for a Spanish speaking musician friend of ours, who loves tapas and flamenco. We weren't disappointed. The food and service was excellent,...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Excellent artists - though the microphone could have done with a bit of adjusting. Of course we wanted to hear the live music but there was also Very loud piped music when the artist were not playing - made it impossible to talk to my...More

Thank suz108
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We booked up for a taste of spain in the sun and were so glad we did. dont miss out on this experience go for it and enjoy the visit.

Thank guy959
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Good quality food, reasonable prices. Good selection of food. Seafood paella good value and nice to share

Thank Lyn19591006577
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Every dish was delicious. The atmosphere was really lovely and the service was really friendly and efficient. The singing and dancer were excellent ; not cheesy/touristy. I don't actually particularly like spanish food but we chose it as it was getting late so we really...More

Thank budthefrog
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great authentic atmosphere in this Spanish restaurant! Excellent food and terrific flamenco dancing. We went on Saturday night second sitting.... I didn’t expect it to be so good! I feel as if I’ve been on a Spanish holiday... but in fact in Spain I never...More

Thank LorraineBowen
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Marie C
25 November 2017|
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Response from G S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, although small, there is room for a large party but you need to book.
Chloe R
6 July 2017|
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Response from Alison M | Reviewed this property |
We were there at 7pm and it started already
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Meeting House Lane | The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 739939
  • E-mail
Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant is a lively spot complete with Flamenco dancers, live bands and delicious Spanish cuisine.Relish in the finest Sangria, tapas and true Spanish ambiance, featuring an authentic floor show of Flamenco music and dance. Travel to Spain with Ole Ole and join us for an "Evening in Andalusia". Ole Ole is all about honest food of the earth, natural and real.
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