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Costas Tapas Bar

9 Queen Street, Penrith CA11 7XF, England
+44 1768 895550
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“tapas” (74 reviews)
“paella” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 Queen Street, Penrith CA11 7XF, England
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Long day's cycling and we were looking for good food with protein and carbohydrates.....everywhere was busy and we ended up in this tapas bar thinking it was a rum deal. Well how wrong we were!!! The hostess was welcoming and couldn''t be more helpful -...More

Thank Liam W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to costas last night for a hen do with a group of 13. When we walked in we were greeted by a lady (Karen) who informed us she was working alone and apologised for any delays or inconvenience. This couldn't have been further from...More

Thank nwalker92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of choice on the menu. The dishes we had were all tasty, especially the Patatas Bravas. Good fun, with lively atmosphere. No bad value.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately disappointed with my meal last night, £15 for a fish platter that was all deep fried and battered, never known anywhere batter and fry mackerel or muscles still in the shell! it was extremely bland and tasteless, the owner/waitress was rather rude, they did...More

Thank kazzulu94371
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful building on both the inside and outside, just unfortunate that the food is very overpriced.

3  Thank Jodie2693
Reviewed 11 July 2017

When you first spot this cosy little Tapas bar you get a feeling that its something special. Wonderful décor with pictures , postcards, fans and all things Spanish. The staff dressed in traditional Spanish outfits giving you that feeling of being in Spain. The chef...More

Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

When I was told it was a tapas bar, my heart sank. Having been taken to a very disappointing tapas bar in Benidorm many years ago, I was not looking forward to it. I was so wrong. The food was delicious. I chose Nasi Goreng,...More

Thank Marg S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Having strolled past Costas earlier we liked the look of it and the quirkiness inside was just great. The food and wine was truly excellent - try the chicken and chorizo kebabs - divine! Service was great and the only reason that we didn't rate...More

1  Thank scootsuep
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Staff are lovely and food is average - quantity over quality. However, was pretty horrified half way through meal to see I was staring at a pornographic picture. Looked around and there were a couple of other borderline images on the walls. Was with a...More

Thank JFA61
Reviewed 7 May 2017

So what should I i say? but that I know that people who come here have a lovely time. Please look for this place. x

Thank Judith B
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ljf96
12 February 2015|
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Response from Corinne C |
They vary enormously from £6 each to £15! Be aware that the dishes on the specials are not priced! They also start at £6 but can be as highas £15. Ask the price of each before you order or you'll get a nasty surprise when... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Queen Street, Penrith CA11 7XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 1768 895550
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