The executive chef of Pamplona Tapas Bar recently became a partner in the restaurant, and that could mean big things for the downtown restaurant. Kris Allen, 37, plans to grow the business, but he’s being vague about how. “I just plan to expand within the current location to try to be bigger and better and maybe look at opportunities to see what we can do,” Allen said. “I would love to bring more jobs to the community and some fresh ideas here as well.
Those with an appetite for old-world flair will find it in Lafayette at Pamplona Tapas Bar, building a strong Spanish aesthetic in every corner. Boasting only the freshest of ingredients and “timeless processes,” Pamplona prides itself on house-made syrups and tinctures.
Pamplona’s Executive Chef Kris Allen enters “The 5th Annual Blended Burger Project”. “As part of the James Beard Foundation Blended Burger Project, restaurants nationwide will be featuring ‘blended burgers’ made by combining finely chopped mushrooms with meat*, creating a burger that’s tastier, healthier, and more sustainable.” You can help send Chef Kris to New York by voting for Pamplona Tapas Bar’s burger. Trust morning reporter Erin Caldarera… it was AMAZING!
Lunch: Tue-Fri 11-2
Cocktail Hour: Tue-Fri 2-7 | Wed 11-11
Dinner: Tue-Thu 2-10 | Fri 2-11 | Sat 5-11