Bravas Tapas

4.7
854 reviews
£26 to £40
Spanish
Welcome to Bravas Tapas!
Here at Bravas Tapas we want to offer our guests Spanish style tapas with a bit of twist.
Weather-permitting, we also have Al Fresco seating available on a walk-in basis.
We look forward to serving you!

With the current conditions we will do our best to accommodate all our guests. We have limited our seating availability online to make sure that we can seat our guests comfortably, so do feel free to contact us with any queries.

With taking bookings for outdoor seating from April 12th, this is weather permitting as our outdoor seating is uncovered.

Tables of 2 - 3 have 1hr 30mins
Tables of 4 or more have 2hrs
What 854 People Are Saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.8
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4.6
service
4.6
ambience
4.3
value
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Pezza
London
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Still outstanding food and great service. Will be returning soon!

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vipOpenTable Diner
London
4 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, great service and unbeatable location.

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DanielleD
London
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing service, delicious food! So lovely that our first dine out experience in a few months was so lovely!

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Dave
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Has adapted well for outdoor dining will be back!

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EmmaM
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Delicious food and excellent service. Highly recommend!

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

It was wonderful! Food were super lovely! The service was brilliant!

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Anon
London
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brilliant as always!

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Absolutely can’t fault the location , beautiful and very lovely staff

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ImogenT
Surrey
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such lovely food , friendly and attentive staff , even when it started raining they handed out umbrellas to all the diners

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ShyamD
London
1 review
Dined on 12 December 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Quality of food is great and like how they have specials different days.

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vipOpenTable Diner
London
3 reviews
Dined on 12 December 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food and service

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Jeremy
London
2 reviews
Dined on 6 December 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great place for tapas. Very good, wine and service

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FriedaC
1 review
Dined on 6 December 2020
Overall5food3service5ambience5

The service was good but
the food was not particularly good.

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micheleb
1 review
Dined on 5 December 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was incredible and so was the ambiance. I will return here for the food but the view helps too.

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KristyB
London
1 review
Dined on 5 December 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience4

The food was really delicious - crispy Patatas Bravas, melt in your mouth lamb, gambas that actually had flavour. 6 plates with 4 glasses of wine set us back around £80 (including service). We’ll be back!

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Hollie
London
5 reviews
Dined on 4 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A favourite local restaurant of mine that always delivers great food and customer service. Can't wait for you to be open again after lockdown 2.0.

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Anon
London
6 reviews
Dined on 3 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was absolutely delicious and in such a cute location for decent value too. Can’t wait to return after lockdown!

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RiazM
London
3 reviews
Dined on 2 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was excellent and the service exceptional. During these stressful COVID-19 times one can appreciate the simple pleasure of eating out you normally take for granted.

Staff were helpful and attentive but above all lovely people. It was our anniversary and they made it very special.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 1 November 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such nice venue & great quality food. Service was amazing, the man who seated and served us heard it was my birthday and bought out cake which was such a nice touch. Will deffo be returning as soon as we are back in London.

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VamosRafa
London
7 reviews
Dined on 25 October 2020
Overall2food3service2ambience2

Bit of a shame after reading all the good reviews. Difficult times for businesses so that's taken into consideration but since we've been going back to restaurants we've felt particularly welcome until coming here. No drinks menu. Clearly understaffed made the atmosphere tense. Expensive for what we had although tasty. Asked about a particular wine and was told "we don't have rubbish wine here" which felt awkward and rather like we were a nuisance for asking .

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AshaH
London
5 reviews
Dined on 24 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I woke up the next morning thinking about the spinach croquettes. Thats how good they are.
We also had the potatas bravas, pork belly, gambas, short rib, padron peppers, lamb chops and seabass. All the dishes were really good but the spinach croquettes were our fave. We will definitely be back.

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vipSazz
London
1 review
Dined on 24 October 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Food and service always good. Could actually be in Spain! Just wish the menu would change more often so we can go more frequently!!

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CatherineM
London
1 review
Dined on 20 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved this place. On the water too but very central. Excellent wine list to boot. Brava brava.

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RTTRT
1 review
Dined on 20 October 2020
Overall4food5service3ambience5

Incredible food and venue. Would highly recommend. Staff werent all that acomodating and cold, the order which the food came out was a little unusual but nothing that hurt the overall experience.

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FrancescaNeal
London
2 reviews
Dined on 19 October 2020
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Great restaurant, delicious food. Alcohol is pretty expensive though.

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OpenTable Diner
London
22 reviews
Dined on 19 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food is always good and service is excellent! I keep going back :-)

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DavidW
London
1 review
Dined on 17 October 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience5

The food and the service both very good, but the dishes are small, in some cases (sea bass fillet) one bite each, for two of us. Tapas is for sharing!!! You need to order most of the menu, be warned...

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Chris
1 review
Dined on 16 October 2020
Overall1food5service4ambience3

The food was amazing, absolutely lovely.
The Covid precautions were nonexistent. I've been to some restaurants that have taken this seriously - table spacing and screens, but it didn't look like anything had been done here. If I hadn't been so hungry and looking forward to it I wouldn't have gone in.
Appreciate it's hard to stay in business with fewer tables (and the shorter time), but some effort would be appreciated.

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NicolaS
London
1 review
Dined on 16 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and great service 👌👍
Thank you

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Rebecca
London
2 reviews
Dined on 11 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I was really impressed with Bravas Tapas - I've lived in Spain so have quite high standards regarding tapas and this restaurant didn't disappoint. We had patatas bravas, pan con tomate, pimientos de padron, the octopus and lamb chops, which were all delicious. Price was about right. Great ambience and service. No complaints and would definitely go back!

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KevinG
London
1 review
Dined on 11 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A lovely place to meet people, eat great food and soak up ambience with relaxing views across the marina. Excellent service.

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AndrewG
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2020
Overall1food3service1ambience1

I wish I could be more positive but from the moment we sat down we felt rushed and an inconvenience. I understand the new time pressures but for the prices you charge I was like be in a fast food joint. We were also placed far too close to our fellow diners so much so that you could hear every bit of conversation.

I'm sorry but I really can't see how I could possibly recommend.

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DavidS
London
2 reviews
Dined on 8 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good food, good wine, nice atmosphere, wonderful service

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CSLDN
London
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As far as I’m concerned this is the best tapas restaurant in London. Beautiful food, great service. Love this place.

JP
JanP
Essex
3 reviews
Dined on 7 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food is always beautifully cooked and presented, our absolute favourite go to place. They never put a foot wrong! Always welcoming and service is amazing. Food is delicious; I could eat here every day!

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alexb
London
1 review
Dined on 5 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and sensible service. Totally recommend the fois gras, crema catalana! Not to mention, lovely wine selection.

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lewjon
Devon
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding food and wine. A great experience as always

JP
JamesP
London
1 review
Dined on 29 September 2020
Overall5food4service4ambience5

A lovely little spot conducive to great chats. Lovely wine selections and a good mix of tapas from traditional to gastro-delight.

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AniN
London
1 review
Dined on 27 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Hands down one of the best restaurants I’ve been to. Beautiful location, amazing food and perfect service. Will definitely be back again soon!

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Mossa14
London
11 reviews
Dined on 27 September 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Bravas Tapas was an unexpected find when staying near St Katherines Dock. Having overindulged the night before we wanted something a little lighter and this venue did not disappoint. After choosing four tapas dishes we asked out delightful waitress if that would be enough - she recommended usually three per person, but start with two and then order more if needed. She was right - we did order two more and the "Brava Potatoes | Salsa Brava | Whipped-to-Order Alioli: we so delicious we had a second plate. Also the pork belly - just delightful. Usually Brava Potatoes come ready mixed but to have the potatoes and sauce separate was just perfect. We loved it here. The loss of one star was because it was a little dark inside so I had to get my phone out to read the menu with its torch. Dessert was equally delicious

FAQs

Bravas Tapas is rated 4.7 stars by 854 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.