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The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$26
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All the dishes were created from using the freshest of ingredients, beautifully cooked with some fantastic spices used, served gradually so there was flow of lovely hot dishes to wade through The service was excellent and the ambience here is really cosy due to its...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food. Great place. Would recomend. Nice people . Front room setting. Can't wait to book and go again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jon B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a little bit off the beaten track and a good 15-20 minute walk from Lincoln town centre. However I’m happy to say the food makes it worth the trip. The staff were very friendly and attentive. We ordered 6 dishes between two...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank leeo231
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super, super, super ! Food outstanding ! Service great ! First time there and certainly not the last ! Best tapas in Lincoln !

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank J521TCcatherines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to The Bowl Full and what a fabulous evening. Superb food and a brilliant atmosphere in this cracking little tapas bar. Makes you appreciate individuality and such a refreshing change from bland, soulless chain restaurants. Karl and Ann-Marie are such welcoming hosts -...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AdamDavey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been a while so decided to revisit the bowlful. Not disappointed at all Pork Cheeks yummy Lentil and Spinach Stew perfect on a cold snowy night. . The Rioja is good value superb wine. Hubby had chorizo bites and the superb patata bravas. This restaurant...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank EricaM107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest, this was not my first choice but being unable to book a table in another tapas place in the city, I was able to find a table here ( with 7 days notice). It is situated in a residential street, quite near...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MidlandsRascal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were struggling to find a place to eat on a Saturday night and came across the excellent restaurant and they fitted us in. The food is top notch and so well presented. served by a great husband and wife team we were looked after...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

3rd time here, and always a treat, it’s a great atmosphere, and great dining experience. Service as always excellent aswell as outstanding food and wine. We go with a group of friends every year and it feels like we are in our own home, a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Puntypoos
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is by far the best in Lincoln. It is a small hidden gem that is well worth a visit. It is family run and you can tell by the friendliness and attentive service provided. You feel instantly at home and are given time...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Compass128108
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Response from Hansonk | Property representative |
Hi. Is this for a booking that has already been made or just an enquiry? Thanks. Karl.
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Elaine E
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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.
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