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420 Center St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-3808 (North)
+1 707-433-7700
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Mt. Pleasant, SC
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here based upon tripadvisor ratings but were disappointed in both the food and service. There's a HUGE difference between #3 Baci and #5 Bravas. Bravas is a tapas restaurant, but the food came so fast that it is clearly not made to order---and it all came at once---anything but a leisurely meal. We were done in 10 minutes.... More 

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Thank SCCarrie
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fun place for Tapas. The front room has a fireplace for cold weather and there is a large patio in the back. Overall quality and service was really good. Lots of good choices -- II wanted to try everything. Especially good was the grilled squid and the chorizo and peppers.

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Thank Stanley J
Sebastopol, California
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139 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For tapas fans, Bravas offers a wide variety of well-crafted and well-prepared dishes, delivered quickly despite Bravas' large number of tables. Also, a very nice, wide-ranging and fairly priced choice of sherries and wines. Service was quick, attentive and not cloying, prices for food and alcohols are moderate. Only criticisms would be lack of complexity to the paella and narrow... More 

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Thank Don L
Albany, New York
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had plans for dinner here, but ended up eating Tapas at the bar! It was sixth game of the World Series and we needed a TV. The bar was great, bartender really nice and interactive. Tapas were great - spent three hours there and loved every minute (of course, our team won) - that helped. We actually went back... More 

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Thank Lynn C
Medford, Oregon
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service and menu selections. Food was well prepared and explained throughly by the wait staff. This place has a great vibe, listening to good music enjoying excellent food and beverages, a good day!

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Thank rmuckey1
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service & food were wonderful. This was a different take on tapas than what we are accustomed to in Chicago, however everything was good. The trout special with pickled vegetables, the grilled octopus & the small sandwiches were delicious. Great flavors & presentation. My only complaint is the wine glasses. I believe any restaurant in wine country should have... More 

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Thank Jennifer E
San Francisco, California
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179 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good atmosphere but one of the worst wine glasses I have ever seen! Am critical when it comes to how they serve me wine and cheap horrible wine glasses repels me! They do have amazing food - tapas style that you can enjoy while there - try everything on the menu! They are all good!

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Thank Neema46664
Quincy, Washington
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Bravas after our wine walk and before dinner and just loved the light "appetizers" we had. The food was exceptional and fresh. We tried a variety of tapas and loved every one! Great wait staff and a beautiful patio for a late afternoon meal or pre-meal.

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Thank Paul787_13
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food. Surprisingly good spinach dish with pinenuts and raisins! A good local selection of wines. Fab cocktails! We paid about $200 for 7 tapas size dishes, 2 cocktails, 2 half bottles of wine and one dessert.

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Thank Caroline C
Auburn, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful tapas and drinks. The happy hour is awesome. Service was good even though they were extremely busy.

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Thank momonwine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Center St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-3808
    (North)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-433-7700
Description
Bravas brings the flair and flavors of Spain to wine country. The menu features tapas and seasonal dishes served a la plancha-all with chef Mark Stark's signature twist. Bravas introduces Sonoma County's first "Ham and Cheese Bar," serving Spanish and local cheeses, Tortilla Espanola, and Iberico ham, sliced paper thin to order by a "Hamboner." Bravas offers a selection of local and Spanish wines, sangria and Spain-inspired cocktails. Dine indoors or out.

Happy Hour: Monday to Thursday from 3 pm to 5 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?