The Authentic Taste


There is something profoundly satisfying about enjoying delicious food alongside a cold drink


New Olé

Our Story

New Olé is an award-winning authentic Spanish Restaurant in Newport, South Wales. The Spanish Owner/Chef Antonio Bautista-Vazquez is from Galicia, Northern Spain, where his style of cooking is inspired by this region, having amongst his menu options typical dishes from the North which are hardly found in conventional Spanish restaurants in Wales.

Welsh Restaurant award winners 2023 and 2022- Best Spanish Restaurant in Wales! Also, featured by Wales Online as one of the Best 25 Restaurants in Newport 2022, and recently awarded Tripadvisor’s ‘Travelers Choice’ for the third consecutive year by being part of an exclusive group ranking them amongst the top 10% of restaurants worldwide, this is an outstanding achievement with thanks to their customer’s extraordinary reviews rating them 5 out of 5 on this platform. Furthermore, New Olé is´Top Rated´ on Google Maps with a score of 4.9 out of 5. Restaurant Guru granted New Olé the award for Best Croquettes’ for the quality, variety and flavors; this platform also provided them with The Distinction of Recommended Restaurant award 2021, 2022 and 2023.

The business is run by Spaniard Antonio Bautista Vazquez, who in turn works as Chef of the restaurant with more than 15 years experience in the hospitality sector. Antonio is joined by his partner/hostess Fay Rowland, a former Police Detective who appears as Ground Hunter on the Channel 4 hit series ‘Hunted’, Fay delivers an exceptional dining service.

New Ole´s extensive menu is constantly updated with the best knowledge from Spain, working with produce derived from this country.

Currently with the expansion of the restaurant New Olé will be opening their beautiful garden patio area which will accommodate Spanish themed events including wine & beer tasting experiences.

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Freshly Cooked

Traditional Spanish and Mediterranean recipes

Chicken Skewers

Tasty Chicken Skewers with fried potatoes and Chimichurri sauce

Spanish Omelette

Spanish Omelette with or without Onions

Pork Shoulder

Luscious Roast Pork Shoulder in smoke Bbq sauce with potatoes and Stew

Heuvos Rotos with Chorizo

Fried eggs served on fried potatoes with Chorizo


A range of delicious croquettes which include, Octopus, Chicken, Chorizo, Cod & Pepper, Mushroom and Ham

Seafood Paella

Delicious Traditional Spanish Seafood Rice     Dish


They All Love Our Food

New Olé is truly grateful for all the feedback we receive, this helps us to improve the quality of your experience.