Restaurant Review: Tapas Revolution @ Meadowhall, Sheffield
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The idea of tapas derives from Spanish culture, with the intention of sharing delicious and filling small plates of food with friends and family.
While some people like to have big hearty meals, the concept of small but fulfilling dishes and sharing is not lost on others, which could be why there are many tapas restaurants in the UK. This review will focus on the Tapas Revolution restaurant in Meadowhall, Sheffield.
Founded by Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy, this particular restaurant is one of seven across the
Situated on the top floor in the Oasis dining area of the shopping
The restaurant itself is open-plan, meaning it isn't tucked away like most other restaurants in Oasis. People can walk by and can see you eating, which can be a little
On first glance the menu doesn't look like it offers that much, however, after reading through it properly it soon became clear that we were spoilt for choice, as placing an order took us a long while. The restaurant offers a set menu from £10 per person and happy hour is from
The staff, who were incredibly friendly, advised us on ordering three to four dishes per person, which made sense as some of what was being offered on the menu sounded very filling.
We opted for:
- Bread with
alioli(garlic and herb dip)
- Toasted bread with a sweet tomato sauce
- Chicken wings with a honey and lemon glaze
- Salad with feta cheese
- Patatas Bravas
- Spanish black rice with squid
- Churros (dessert)
The food, surprisingly, didn’t take too long and the bread with dips made for a great starter. I’ve never had Spanish black rice before, but I can honestly say it tastes better than it looks. Everything tasted great, however, I personally would’ve liked the salad to have been a little bigger and maybe one or two more chicken wings - but I am rather greedy.
All in all my experience here was a positive one, and I will be going back. The staff
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