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Pamplona Tapas Bar & Grill

631 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-6907
+1 337-232-0070
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (42 reviews)
“duck fat fries” (11 reviews)
“paella” (10 reviews)
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
631 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-6907
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having just been to Barcelona, it could be unfair to review a tapas place in Lafayette... except it is not because Pamplona offers an excellent variety of tapas for all tastes. Tapas don't need to be Spanish food: we had a boudin plate that was...More

Thank vini00
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The plates were good, but I found them to be too expensive. We split a few plates and decided to get supper somewhere else because we were still hungry.

Thank Taryn D
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We are not frequent visitors here, perhaps once or twice a year. But rarely are we disappointed. We sat at the bar our last two visits. I takes a little while for the bat tenders to warm up to the non-regulars, but eventually they do....More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Pamplona is a perfect spot for tapas and cocktails before a performance, concert or Mardi Gras ball. Their bartenders are outstanding and care very much about their craft. I'm partial to their Old Fashioneds, but the also make an outstanding Sangria. As for the tapas,...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 28 September 2017

this place serves delicious food (hangar steak is amazing!! as is the mac n cheese!) and great drinks. only thing is it's popular so you may want to call ahead depending on the night...but it's worth any wait!

Thank LindsayMCS
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A visit to downtown lafayette is not complete without lunch at Pamplona's A very charming Spanish style restaurant with a great atmosphere ,tapas selection and exciting menu.

Thank mcblanchard
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Food and service Great wine list Lively place to be on a Thursday One our favorite restaurant to visit in Lafayette

Thank Brent A
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My family and I always have to go to Pamplona whenever we visit Lafayette. It feels like you're in Spain. The staff is friendly and helpful and the food is always delicious.

Thank Karin15
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a number of things on the menu in portions that are just right. Calamari, lamb sliders, escargot, and of course, the duck fat fries. Finished off with the apple bread pudding. Perfect night.

Thank HDRoadKing
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The tapas are quite good and filling We had the fried calamari which was delicious followed by hanger steak and Foie gras And for dessert Flan Extensive wine list Fun place to be

Thank Brent A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-6907
  • Public Transportation: We are a short walk from the Rosa Parks Transportation Center in downtown Lafayette, which has both Rail and Bus services available.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-232-0070
  • E-mail
Hemingway, bullfighting, and flamenco married with superior Spanish wines and luscious small bites fashion a sophisticated culinary oasis in Downtown Lafayette. By marrying chic urban elegance with rustic Spanish simplicity, Pamplona transports flavors from traditional Spain fused with international tastes, such as those from France, Italy, and North Africa.
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