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27F The Quadrant, Richmond TW9 1DN, England
+44 20 8948 6447
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Egham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went to DF's last night to meet some friends, as Richmond is about halfway between us. Having been out for an Italian meal the night before (Richmond seems to be awash with them) we decided to choose this one for something different. It wasn't that busy early on a Tuesday night, but got busier as the evening went on. We... More 

Thank sawf93
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Visited restaurant on a Saturday evening early December 16 with my partner .No booking place looked quite busy which was a good sign but were promptly found a suitable table . The waiter recommended 4 or 5 Tapas dishes to share so we took his advice and it turned out just the right amount for us . Overall enjoyed the... More 

Thank A11ftk
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

A full menu of all of the typical Spanish dishes. Really well cooked, especially the squid. Service was excellent with a great family feel.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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335 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Great Resturant by Richmond station. Ideal for pre twickenham rugby gatherings. Maria and her team provide a fun atmosphere and value set match day menu. Service, food quality, quantity and value for money all first rate. Well worth a visit.

Thank Kevin S
London, UK
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84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

I had a very enjoyable evening meeting up with friends for dinner on a cold November Thursday evening at Don Fernando in Richmond. The restaurant was probably at 50% capacity, we were at no time during the evening rushed to place our orders or present the bill; the waiters were so friendly and helpful - we thought they were a... More 

Thank ladybong_n_hubby
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A gem of a location that has been completely wasted. Patatas bravas white, not golden or crispy. Honey chicken skewers felt like a child put them together. Bland. Fried squid OK, nothing to write home about. Croquettes boring and mushy. Chorizo in red wine, shocking. Rather than flash fry the chorizo at high heat and put it out with some... More 

Thank txu17172016
Epsom, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Lunch for 4. We chose 10 plates between us and every one was authentic and delicious! A most enjoyable lunch in convivial surroundings for £82 / $100 / €91 (correct at 30 Oct 2016)

Thank RLancaster44
Greater London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

It's convenient as its centrally located, close to Richmond station. It feels small, almost cramped, as they've squeezed in as many tables as they can. The service is good, quick, friendly and very knowledgable. The house wine is only just passable, but there's limited options on wine by the glass. The food comes out quickly, but not all at the... More 

Thank Paul S
Wanaka, New Zealand
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209 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We eat at Don Fernandos early on a Saturday night and it was packed. For a tapas bar in London it offered a range of authentic Spanish tapas all of which we thought were reasonably priced. The service was prompt and efficient and is clearly geared to a quick turnover of customers. Tables were cleared , cleaned and reset in... More 

Thank stonellas
Johannesburg, South Africa
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211 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Starving at 11pm so just grateful to find something open. I was quite excited to see lots of good old classics on the menu. Fabada Asturias, Patatas bravos, pulpo, etc etc. Some dishes were good and others not so good. I think some of the dishes had a taste of old oil. I would try the place again. Presentation could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27F The Quadrant, Richmond TW9 1DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8948 6447

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