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118 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1EX, England
+44 7508 706982
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (48 reviews)
“tapas” (171 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (32 reviews)
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Spanish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
118 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1EX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was only our 3rd visit to Lorentes, mainly because we eat out last minute and can never get in due it being so popular!! As with our previous experiences the food was excellent, fresh and tasty and authentic. The service was also great with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chrisa8112
Reviewed 2 days ago

From arrival to departure, a friendly relaxed atmosphere. 5 work colleagues- all enjoyed the experience. Priced well and quality food and wine, recommended

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank michaelcrew
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderfully warm, cosy and welcoming. Very relaxed atmosphere and friendly service from the Spanish owners. Great tasting genuine Spanish tapas and great way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Good selection of Spanish wines to help wash down the delicious food.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great place with good food and super service. Very good atmosphere and very good wine selection. Highly recommend a visit

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ken L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice little resturant which serves great food with a happy smile. Barman/waiter was very busy but he made sure that you was aware that it was you next. No complaints .will be going again .:)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank leemakkdon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit to this lovely little place, staff were lovely and friendly and the food was excellent, portion sizes were perfect. Can't wait to go back

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Debi B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Honestly some of the nicest tapas I have ever eaten (and i’m half Spanish!) will definitely return. All nicely presented.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anitajo123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eaten here a few times, but this was the first time we’d been since the new extension opened. Welcome and food was excellent as ever, mixed tapas came quickly and all tasted very fresh. However when we’d finished eating, no one came to clear the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sleightym
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so delicious and filling, we don’t have Spanish food often so it was nice to experience it done well. The atmosphere of the place was lively, friendly and welcoming (we were sat in their back room) and the service was good. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Em_Fowler00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had several tapas and the seafood paella. Everything was tasty and the presentation was excellent. The staff are very friendly and the serviice was top notch. Make sure you make a reservation they are always busy!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ericbQ1814SW
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2 December 2017|
Response from Ejh4 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and very nice
chris p
15 May 2017|
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Response from Davidlorente | Property representative |
Hi Chris We are a team of 8 people, 6 of as speaks fluent Spanish 1 girl has got beginner level and the last one can say mochila and few random words that we are teaching him. Lorentes is a little Spanish embassy in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 7508 706982
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