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Bar Modesto

Closes in 12 min: 9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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Great place, but needs more staff.

Great tapas and wine. My faves included grilled squid; pork in red wine; pork in whisky sauce. The... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
via mobile
Quite good

It is a tapas bar with very good stuff. We loved the deserts above all but fish and seafood were... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Barcelona, Spain
via mobile
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good48%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
29 Oct 2018
“Rice with prawns”
6 Oct 2016
“Great place, but needs more staff.”
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Great lunch, wasn’t expecting an amazing lunch as just looking for the normal tapas etc.. but went for the recommended rice with prawns (cant recall the Spanish name) it was a big deep paella dish with a wet prawn and saffron risotto, with peppers and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great tapas and wine. My faves included grilled squid; pork in red wine; pork in whisky sauce. The waitresses/waiter are lovely, but they can't cope with the number of tables. I watched people arrive and be ignored for 20 minutes (not even given menus or...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Me and my wife sat in this place for quite a long time and the waiter kept cleaning up the place around, swipping up the floor, cleaning chairs and tables etc. and NEVER looked at us, exactly as if we didn't exist. There were no...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank mindelis
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

It is a tapas bar with very good stuff. We loved the deserts above all but fish and seafood were good. Informal and well served.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank e103db
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Perfect location with garden views. Popular food. Service so rude.They must be more polite and kind.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Michael F
Reviewed 27 October 2015

One of the employees of the hotel that we were staying indicated this restaurant as one of the best in Sevilla. We tried the serranito and the pulpo a la gallega. Both were very good.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank accamargo
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Expect to be underwelmed. Food was average to poor quality. I dont recommend the croquettas at all and not the house salad. Staff and service also very average. There are many better places around. Check out bar el pasaje around the corner a couple of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Relaaaxed
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Everytime we visit Sevilla, Bar Modesto is a must stop for some local food and this year was no exception. After spending a day in Granada, we stopped by late at night and sat out on a warm balmy evening. We started with a great...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Balzac51
Reviewed 6 April 2014

During a recent month long stay in Seville, we enjoyed lunch at Bar Modesto several times. Spot is busy and outside tables are in demand. In spite of the busyness, staff provides good service. Our favorite tapas were ones that featured different kinds of seafood...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank fhGeorgia
Reviewed 11 December 2013 via mobile

I will give the place a 5 stars since it is a sunny spot when you have the sun at winter time. We had bears goat cheese salad some prawns and Spanish omelette and it was tasty. Staff are nice calm and friendly. The place...More

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