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La Oliva

13-15 Cheltenham Parade, Harrogate HG1 1DD, England
+44 1423 531422
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (176 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (19 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
13-15 Cheltenham Parade, Harrogate HG1 1DD, England
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

A decent little Tapas place within Harrogate. The food was good and the service was decent. Nice interior decoration. All together a nice place for tea.

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Where to start with our Saturday night experience? Perhaps by pointing out we've probably been here a number of times before and it's always been excellent. The very reason we took four friends there for a birthday meal, but when there's a perfect storm of...More

11  Thank main_sider
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Our evening - and at least 2 other tables to our knowledge, wasn't exactly smooth and efficient! We waited over 30 minutes before being offer a menu and even then we had to ask for a drink order to be taken. It took a further...More

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Dined here on New Years Eve. The food was beautifully presented, the marriage of flavours outstanding. Tried some of the Chef's specials, all delicious. Great atmosphere, efficient, knowledgeable and friendly staff.

Thank jandsetc
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here with a friend on a recent visit to Harrogate in Christmas time. The standard of food, wine and service remains exceptionally good. The manager was very friendly and knowledgeable, gave us a great seat at the bar area and explained all...More

Thank Don J
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Really good food and very attentive staff. Great music and atmosphere. Perfect start to 2017. Will certainly dine here again.

Thank 588motb
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I didn't have the best experience but can still appreciate that there was some good dishes to be had here. Unfortunately my meatballs were undercooked, suggesting that they were cooked from frozen and the sauce was quite repulsive- I sent that back with no problems....More

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Of course we were familiar with the idea of tapas as we have spent many a holiday all over Spain. Tapas is not usually a main Meal so we expected larger portion than we were supplied. The prawns were delicious, walnut honey very good, sobrasarda...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon La Oliva whilst walking around Harrogate on Saturday afternoon. It was very quiet when we went in, but I believe it is extremely busy in the evening. Anna was on hand to explain all the menu and recommend wines to try. We...More

Thank VikEm
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Our last night in Harrogate and the last thing I wanted to eat was tapas but we went in because my partner has a small appetite. I initially treated the menu with contempt, not finding anything that I wanted, but after resigning myself that we...More

Thank Coffeeshopboss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-15 Cheltenham Parade, Harrogate HG1 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 531422
  • E-mail
La Oliva is North-Yorkshire local authentic Spanish tapas bar and restaurant. When dining out in Harrogate whether for lunchtime food, evening meals or just a quick snack. Whether you need a birthday restaurant, couples restaurant or a family restaurant we provide the best traditional Spanish food in Harrogate.
Close to all of our ingredients come directly from Spain.

Don't miss out the opportunity to try out our authentic spanish food!
La Oliva will be pleased to see you soon!!
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