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The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS, England
+44 1522 545577
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (89 reviews)
“meatballs” (25 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A brilliant little place close to centre of Lincoln! We enjoyed the set meal for 4 people and the variety and quality of the food was excellent. The staff are all great and very hospitable and welcoming. We had a great night and certainly look...More

Thank TheNottsWanderers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem in the west end of lincoln. Great service, lovely choice of fresh cooked foods, a warm welcoming atmosphere every time.

Thank InsomniacR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal at The Bowl Full. The mixed platter was a tasty way to start our meal. We can particularly recommend the aubergine lamb, prawn pil pil, calameres, patatus bravado - in fact all dishes were superb. Lovely atmosphere with friendly service....More

Thank Kate B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little Tapas in the middle of Lincoln. Visited several times as part of a larger group. Food always excellent, service matches the food and we've always had a brilliant time. The chef and staff are excellent and friendly. Can't recommend enough - a real...More

Thank DavidJerman
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We recently went to a birthday party held here so the restaurant was open just for us. They did a buffet with a great selection of all the tapas and it was fantastic. The food was so tasty and there was plenty of it. Nice,...More

Thank LincolnshireAbbie
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This restaurant is a gem! The food is fantastic and the people lovely! I will definitely go back soon!

Thank matiba0000
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

WOW this place is top notch group of 10 of us went and had the set menu for £17.50 per head . The food was superb and it never seemed to end

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

It was our first time here. The service was friendly, helpful and efficient. Absolutely fantastic food and wine (water for me - I was driving). Great ambience! We had a really great evening. Everything we sampled was absolutely delicious! We can not fault it in...More

Thank wendy_harvey100
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I recently held my sisters hen do at The Bowl Full and was not disappointed, they were very accommodating and made us all feel very welcome. The food was fabulous, we went for a banquet option and the food just kept on coming and everything...More

Thank michellepadgham
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Wow what a fantastic experience we shared at the bowl full. We have tried to book for weeks on recommendation but the place is always full, I totally get that as the food and service was superb! We ordered 6 dishes between the 2 of...More

Thank Ash V
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Elaine E
31 May 2017|
Response from robinwatch | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about vegan but one of our party is vegetarian and was very well catered for. Just give them a ring and ask, the owner was very helpful with my vegetarian friend.
14 September 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I would say so, only small but if you booked well in advance there would be room

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 26
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 545577
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small family run restaurant, specialising in authentic Spanish tapas. Excellent choice of beers, wine and food in a relaxed, homely environment.
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