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Quirky tapas restaurant,friendly service

We enjoyed a lovely meal for a friend’s birthday. Quirky little restaurant, with friendly and... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
ellabella2017
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Off the scale

Came for a bite, stayed for the evening. Atmosphere, food, staff, chef, menu all fantastic. Sit... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
289RossM
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London
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7 Jun 2018
“Quirky tapas restaurant,friendly service ”
12 Jul 2018
“Disappointing”
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We read the reviews and thought we'd give this place a try seeing as we love tapas. Unfortunately we were very disappointed. We ordered a selection of dishes and found that the majority were not really up to the standard we hoped for:- We were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MightySkiddaw
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal for a friend’s birthday. Quirky little restaurant, with friendly and attentive staff. Tapas was really nice and reasonably priced, only criticism - they are really heavy on the olive oil!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ellabella2017
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Came for a bite, stayed for the evening. Atmosphere, food, staff, chef, menu all fantastic. Sit upstairs and watch your dishes being created. This place is a real find for foodies.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 289RossM
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Small tapas bar tucked away by the walls of Chester not fat from the Town Hall. Nice selection of tapas dishes with a smallish wine list. Outside seating, indoor and first floor seating although space in all areas is limited. Its a nice place to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Prestatynblue2014
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Visit on a Friday evening, received a very warm welcome from the staff. We sat upstairs where we could see the Chefs preparing all the delicious tapas. We ordered eight dishes and every one was full of flavour the blue cheese with walnuts and the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Debsipenn
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Boyfriend took me for my birthday. Tiny little place, really lovely. Staff were friendly. Great that you can see the food being made. As a huge lover of tapas, I thought the food was really good. Great if you're not looking for a massive amount...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Hannah K
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The main thing is that pretty much every dish we have ever eaten here is delicious. The beers and the traditional sherries are also fantastic. It is small, atmospheric, authentic and fun. It always seems to be full of chatter and great music and the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank rockysmum2016
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Called in after work, excellent service, great tapas, really tasty, great wine, we shared 4 different tapas, the manchego and quince, potatas bravas, fried peppers with salt and the anchovies, all were great and I left feeling very full. The staff were really friendly and...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank claireeee_12
Reviewed 23 October 2014

We found this in the guide for Chester. We walked along the canal and up onto the Roman Walls until we came to the steps down to Northgate Street in the heart of Chester. Portas is built into the Roman Wall. We enjoyed sherry before...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Maureen M
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