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La Taberna

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1 New Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AT, Wales
+44 1970 627677
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Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant itself has an authentic Spanish vibe but is quite small with Approx 7/8 tables, while dining we were the only table the entire time but I think the tables are spaced far enough apart for it not to feel cramped if full. The place could also use a good clean, as there was a lot of dust covering... More 

Thank Shania B
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280 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Had an enjoyable evening here. Dishes included fried chorizo, cod balls, hake, prawns, spinach with eggs, patatas with tomatoes. Reasonable wine list and friendly staff. On the down side, bring a coat and keep it on as ambient temperature on the low side.

Thank northwalesnaturist
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful meal last night all the dishes perfect especially the aubergine in honey...omg...to die for..paella ..so tasty..defo worth a repeat visit..

Thank aberbabe
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I went with 3 friends for one of their birthdays - it was my first time eating here in the four years I lived in Aberystwyth and it definitely made me kick myself for not visiting sooner! Very small restaurant but so authentic, really lovely atmosphere, and the food was gorgeous! The staff were very friendly and even took their... More 

Thank Becky0216
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Small and intimate with very fresh, very tasty food. Feels like we travelled through a portal and arrived in a quaint spanish taverna when we walked through the door. Highly recommended.

Thank Nigel K
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We love this resturant. Have been going there now for a a few years. Absolutely delicious food served fresh. We try hard not to have the Paella, but can never resist. It is the best I have ever eaten and one I often try hard to emulate at home. Make sure you book even if you just phone in the... More 

1 Thank Bill F
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Best Spanish food we have had out of Spain. Small restaurant, must book, lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, couldn't fault anything!

Thank Sallyann1956
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Come here fairly often, food is always lovely as well as the setting. Proper authentic Spanish tapas and very good value for money! although it is a small place tucked away, it is always busy and the food is unbelievably good, waitress is a little bit slow and not very observant but other than that the place is a hidden... More 

1 Thank lucyvictoria975
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The place itself I've walked past a few times, however from now on I will most serinatly not. It was without doubt the best tapas I have ever eaten in my life, the portions were amazing I highly recommend the beef in red wine. The fish paella came next which was shared between 3 people it was the perfect amount.... More 

1 Thank Phoebe H
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Tapas bar. Very tasty especially the aubergine fritters with honey. Unbelievably good. Garlic spicey prawns, calamari, hake all delicious.

Thank Margaretle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Spanish, Mediterranean
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 New Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 627677

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?