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Open Now: 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Lovely atmosphere and tapas

Visited with another couple and spent an evening tasting various wines and beers plus sharing three... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barry H
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Perfect pre drinks.

Well all I can say is that this place is wonderful! The ambiance and decor is beautiful, staff are... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Jareth S
via mobile
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  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine bar”(10 reviews)
“charcuterie”(5 reviews)
A wonderful and unique wine & tapas in the heart of the beautiful old town of christchurch. Serving up delicious wines from all over the globe. Strong focus on the organic & natural wines.
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12 Wick Lane, Christchurch BH23 1HX, England
+44 1202 476857
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were privileged to be invited to attend the opening night at Bodega and have been back since then. Last night we went with friends who work on superyachts for wealthy folk, so were only back for a short period of time and planned to...More

3  Thank LouiseT1437
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We've been a few times and it's a great addition to Christchurch, no doubts about it, we wish any small innovative business success. However, we had two £9.50 glasses of wine which were not a good offering in the absence of a Rioja by the...More

4  Thank Sarah-L-Thomas
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We are regulars at Bodega, eaten here a few times and shared lovely times with friends, family and colleagues. Unfortunately tonight we were made to feel our custom was not welcome. We took our seats, and waited for our friends to join us. During the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with another couple and spent an evening tasting various wines and beers plus sharing three of the platters (land, sea and pasture). Had a great time and enjoyed good table service. Would not class this as a restaurant, more of a tapas bar. Plates...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere and a good wine selection, but the food is expensive... you'd get more satisfaction from a cheese-string than their sharing boards.

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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Well all I can say is that this place is wonderful! The ambiance and decor is beautiful, staff are just so lovely and incredible choice of beverages are mouthwateringly sublime! Highly, highly, highly recommend giving this place a try next time your in Christchurch, as...More

Thank Jareth S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

A friend brought me here on my first night visiting the place. It was such a nice atmosphere with live music and great drinks. Will be back next time I am in the area!

Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We had been to Mudeford in the afternoon and had a table booked at a restaurant in te evening. We popped in for a drink as we had time to kill, and our some needed the loo! Anyway, the girl working on Wed PM could...More

Thank Tim G
Megan S, Owner at BODEGA, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Cheers Tim! Was a pleasure serving you and your family! Thanks for the kind words.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Smaller but don’t be fooled - all the relaxed atmosphere you need. Great list of unusual wines and sherry as well as all the beers and spirits and cocktails, but you can try most things before you order. We swapped prosecco for cava then took...More

1  Thank LeonBrannan
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Unusual set up. Bar? Restaurant? Off-licence? Very small venue. I’m a big dog lover, but not when I’m out socialising with friends, in a bar or restaurant , and it’s wet! Couldn’t tell whether the wine was corked or it was the wet dog shaking...More

1  Thank Divvant_Na
Megan S, Owner at BODEGA, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

I really do wish that if people such as yourselves really did a problem upon your visit, or any queries & questions. That you’d TALK TO A MEMBER OF STAFF! We’re there to be of service and HELP. If you had a problem with said...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This place is truly unique. Hugely welcoming, lovely staff, massive eclectic wine list from all over the world. If you want a great night out or simply want to start or finish your evening off then look no further. What's not to like ... Thanks...More

Thank Sally H
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

If you love good wine and good cheese this is the place for you .... The wine selection that they have is to die for - along with a tapas style menu and amazing choice of cheese and meats you are never stuck for choice...More

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