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Reviewed 6 November 2020 via mobile

Amazing, fantastic and just so nice! Booked a night out and was not disappointed, the staff make this place such a enjoyable experience. The food isn’t the cheapest, but it’s tastes like heaven!

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

Took the daughter out who is study at the University. Omg what a little gem this place is! Absolutely fantastic tapas bar, authentic and the foods to die for. Felt like being back in Spain 🇪🇸 go for it, full 5 star rating and reasonable...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 30 October 2020

Had a fantastic experience with great food last night at this restaurant! Especially enjoyed the mushrooms in white wine sauce. Also had sangria which very good. Metta (apologies if spelling is incorrect) gave us excellent service and was very attentive. Great restaurant ambiance with a...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 13 October 2020

We went on a busy-ish Saturday .. we have never been disappointed before but on this occasion we think Olivares excelled. Good service .. very tasty and reasonably sized tapas - it helped us have a great evening ... highly recommended ..

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Wonderful service and very cozy setting. The service was faultless and the food was surprisingly good sized portions for a tapas bar. The prawns and chorizo was divine and the sangria was on point ! Attentive service and lovely ambiance, our dishes were reasonably priced...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 22 September 2020

We are novices at Tapas so weren't quite sure what to expect. Managed to get a table for 2 at 7:30 without booking. the restaurant was busy, but , at least in our area, the tables were tucked away in booths so we didn't feel...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

We ordered 5 dishes, our chicken dish was cold. Melon dish was half a sliced melon with a bit of rocket and parma ham on top! When we complained about the cold chicken dish the chef argued with us in front of all the other...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 19 September 2020

Yet again, such a fabulous evening at this fabulous restaurant - served by the wonderful Irene, Javier and Metta who were so friendly and attentive, going that extra mile to help us have the best experience. Food was delicious too, so compliments to the cheff!

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 18 September 2020

This Tapas bar is literally steps from Lincoln castle, and blends in well with the surroundings. we had the set Tapas for 2, excellent varied choice, great atmosphere set on 3 floors, you will not regret a visit.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 15 September 2020

We visited the restaurant during the eat out to help out scheme and had a very poor experience. I emailed them twice regarding this experience and have not heard back, so I have decided to write it here. Firstly, the social distancing present is very...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Response from grantc676 | Reviewed this property |
Only in the seating outside.
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Response from JackieBmancs | Reviewed this property |
This isn’t a question and is in any case totally irrelevant to my (positive) review of the establishment
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    How is Olivares Tapas Bar rated?
    Olivares Tapas Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5