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Casa Carlos

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Spanish Tapas Bar and Restaurant in Southbourne - Bournemouth Authentic Spanish cuisine cooked to order.
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Spanish
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 11 and whilst deciding to go with the "party menu" or order some paella and the tapas we wanted, we were abruptly and rudely told by the owner that we had no choice but to go with the party menu...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JosephC1988
Reviewed 1 week ago

the food is not bad and the staff generally friendly ,,,but . The owner is very arrogant and you will not get an itemised bill to check what you have been charged for against what you actually had ! !!! you have to fill out...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank soldierbiker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crowded, bustling, manic with a vibrancy not normally associated with Southbourne. That's Casa Carlos. This might be enough to put of some; but they would be so wrong. Although only 7.45 pm on a Friday night we had to wait for a table as both...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JonnyBurton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to this restaurant. As you cannot book we arrived at 6.15 on Saturday evening as we new it was popular. The place was packed upstairs and down but we were quickly given a table which was set for 4. We...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Destination592536
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us ordered a wide selection of tapas from the list they provide. The food as all delicious, wine, beer, all good. Very much felt like being back in Spain with a great atmosphere.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nothingcomestomind
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A family supper with locals; who recommended a fairly new Tapas bar. We tried to book; but it is a walk in only restaurant. Suffice to say, that it was genuine Spanish Tapas, served by the family, in a simple but efficient manner. The food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ChrisHamptonCourt
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the evening which was about our 6th or 7th visit this year. The draught beer and house wine are excellent. We have learned not to over order as the helpings are generous. This time we combined paella to share alongside several seafood...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 5 December 2018

We were the second table of the night, and were the last people to get our food once the place was full, we waited over an hour for our order to be collected (you have to fill out a form to order). Another hour later...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

Friendly restaurant with great food and a great atmosphere. You cannot book table, just turn up so it is a good idea to go early. The tables are tightly packed and you may have to share. The food comes very quickly so people are in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cookBournemouth
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Fabulous Tappas. Great menu choice. Friendly staff. Tappas are large so don't over order. Food out to table in roughly 5 mins. Loved the table sharing and not booking. Will def come again.

Date of visit: November 2018
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