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Lola Gaspar

$$ - $$$, Spanish,
211 W 2nd St, Santa Ana, CA 92701-4819
+1 714-972-1172
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (7 reviews)
“tapas” (7 reviews)
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Bar, Spanish, Pub
$$ - $$$
211 W 2nd St, Santa Ana, CA 92701-4819
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did not enjoy Lola Gaspar. Had the mushroom tacos, the churro, and chips and guac. The drinks were good, but the food was not very tasty at all. Would not recommend, especially not in search of good Mexican. The restaurant is also too dark.

Thank smehta3333
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Well we came here for the farmers market in downtown Santa Ana but since we got here at the last minute everything was wrapping up. So we decided to check out Lola Gaspar and I think we made the right decision eating here. We had...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I got a rare dinner alone and decided to try Lola Gaspar. The restaurant is cool with a long bar, lots of nook tables, and an outside eating area. We had some aquavit cocktails and several small plates, including shrimp and chorizo...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Place is cozy and friendly, could use more servers. The food is fresh and the drinks are good but could use better selection of wines. Tacos are yummy and very well done. Bread pudding is great. I like it so much I will go back.

Thank SuperFlav
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I tried to make a reservation for 3 people, but on Saturday's Lola Gaspar's does not take reservations. We decided to walk in early before the first set arrives. We got there at about 6PM and there were no tables other than the patio. Which...More

Thank betamax12345
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Very popular bar and restaurant scene. The food is excellent and many local folks enjoy the hospitality and good service.

Thank Loren B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

One of Santa Ana's real gems located in The Artists Village, the staff are all artist in there cocktails, food.

Thank N3706BRjamesk
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Fun place To go with family and friends. Craft cocktails are interesting (be careful - some are strong). Tapas are easy to share from stuffed figs wrapped in bacon, octopus, and child rilleno. We also brought two bottles of a lovely 2004 Spanish wine and...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The bacon wrapped dates and skirt steak are a few of my favorites, but their octopus is the real winner!”

Thank anthonypuertorican
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We visited Lola G on a Friday evening so this place was packed and the wait was over 30 minutes. Let me tell you, that wait was well worth it...the food and atmosphere did not disappoint. Our meal started out with the Bacon covered dates,...More

Thank Ruben S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Bar, Spanish, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 W 2nd St, Santa Ana, CA 92701-4819
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 714-972-1172
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