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Bodega Tapas Bar

Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
+44 15394 46825
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“tapas” (515 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (33 reviews)
“meatballs” (48 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Ash Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place for food and drink with a great atmosphere. We have been going for over 4 years and always busy..

Thank X2482CEphiliph
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited today for the 1st time. We ordered the set menu meat platter, simple and delicious. Friendly attentive service and would definitely recommend.

Thank 842jennifere
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We just finished a nice walk so we deserved a nice glass of wine and some tapas. So we thought ordered a bottle of rioja only to be told we don't have any. Spanish restaurant no rioja. Ended up with a merlot instead. Ordered a...More

Thank heavisides19
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bodega bar was very busy but we managed to get a table to seat all 6 of us. The tapas was quick to arrive after ordering and was hot and tasty. Reasonably priced and a good wine list.

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great night at the Bodega Bar for my friends birthday. We booked ahead (a must for a big party on a Saturday night) and had a great table. Service was a bit slow to start with but we were very impressed when...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what lovely cocktails 😍 haven’t tried the food yet but if it’s anything like the cocktails it will be fabulous. Recommend anyone in Bowness-on-Windermere to try it beautiful place

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here every year for about 15 years. We have celebrated birthdays & other celebrations here, with varied family & friends. We recommend this place to friends visiting Bowness, unfortunately we won’t be again. 1st of all, staff rude. Not helpful at all....More

Thank MissDB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked into the restaurant tonight , it was virtually empty . Asked for a table for four as the table for 2 looked tiny and ordering 6 tapas with bread would be cramped, there were plenty available !Menus looked like a busy night for a...More

1  Thank sean h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bodega for dinner and waited over 45 minutes for our food on a Sunday evening which wasn’t that busy. Staff didn’t even apologise for the wait, even when we asked where our food was. When the food came it was very nice and...More

1  Thank mccanns123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made a telephone call to them about reserving a table and they said we didn’t need to, said we’d be fine just turning up. Walk into the bar 30 mins later no smile or greeting from barman who is serving drinks to people. Ask him...More

3  Thank Zander321
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17 October 2018|
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Response from Lesley W | Reviewed this property |
Yes children are welcome
29 July 2018|
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Response from shazzie22 | Reviewed this property |
Outside you can but dont think you can inside
20 April 2017|
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Response from ste12344 | Property representative |
No, we do not let dogs in. Sorry.
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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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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