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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” (92 reviews)
“meatballs” (25 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our whole department booked the Tapas Bar for our Christmas Meal 22 of us in total. Karl the owner prepared a selection of Tapas which I can only describe as exquisite. The whole party enjoyed the evening, food wine and service all excellent. I really...More

Thank Erica M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been visiting this restaurant over several years and it never lets you down. The food is great. Social tapas with some Lincolnshire tweaks that's always served by staff and owners with smile. We had our works Xmas party last week and from making...More

Thank TBeattie33
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I recently celebrated my 30th Birthday at this restaurant and it was absolutely fantastic. We had the set menu. We were a large party and everyone came up to tell me at the end of the meal how delicious the food had been and how...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 14 November 2017 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 7 November 2017 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 5 November 2017 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 24 October 2017

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
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

Thank dannywells2017
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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

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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 28
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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