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Tomatitos Tapas Bar

38 Lion Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5AA, Wales
+44 1497 820772
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (210 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (33 reviews)
“calamari” (27 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
38 Lion Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5AA, Wales
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Reviewed today

We were looking for a tasty, late-lunch last Friday and this eatery was just what we wanted. The staff were friendly and professional. The food was delicious and the price was about right for tapas. We'd return if in the area again.

Thank Lay-By-Lil
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our party of seven had a most enjoyable lunch here. All the dishes we ordered were very tasty and the service was very friendly.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly & welcoming staff, dog welcome & enjoyed the bread & tapas - what more could I want - oh & puds lovely too!

1  Thank Aliquine
Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided to eat here as we love tapas - it is quick, easy and fun. When we arrived they hadn't started taking food orders so we ordered a drink. When I went up for another drink ten minutes before they started serving food I...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place three months previously, the experience was so good we thought we would try again. The place was packed and as there is no booking in advance its on a first come first served basis. We waited for about an hour and I...More

2  Thank AlunP101
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Hay regularly. At the moment this is the best place to eat in Hay on a casual basis. Good Tapas and Spanish wines. They do specials which does vary what's on offer. Gets busy and you have to wait. Locals who keep this...More

1  Thank Bazzerboy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw reviews on Tripadvisor and visited. Not disappointed as it lived up to expectations. Great choice and specials board. Good sized portions to share.

1  Thank abbeyfield4gl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So they wouldn't let us book a table as we were only a group of four. Having turned up at 7:10 and told a table would soon be available we then waited for 1hr 20mins, during which various other people came into the restaurant and...More

Thank Sam E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place and helpful welcoming staff. We went on a Tuesday and so got a table straight away and it was fairly quiet. Not the best tapas I've ever had but would visit again. Would give a three and a half if that were an...More

1  Thank jackie w
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We dropped in here for a 30th girls birthday celebration and it was a perfect setting. Clean, bright and cheerful with a relaxed but attentive service. It's hard to gauge exactly how much tapas to order but with a bit of help we got it...More

Thank dogloverkate
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Questions & Answers
22 July 2016|
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Response from fat_cat | Reviewed this property |
There are vegetarian options but I don't believe it was halal.
Celia A
17 May 2015|
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Response from Celia A |
Thanks Rachel Sorry this is so late. We had another lovely meal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Lion Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5AA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Hay-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: +44 1497 820772
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Open from 11.00 am for illy coffee and home-made cakes, Monday - Saturday. Serving Spanish influenced small dishes of home-cooked food from 12 - 3 pm and 6 - 10 pm. Sundays, open at 4 pm, serving food from then until 9.00 pm.
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