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Small World Tapas


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Small World is a dream in a pocket size. Our reserved but family atmosphere restaurant is one of the fewest places in Torquay where you can share absolutely everything. Because sharing is loving. And we love food. Quiet place where you can also peek at the kitchen while the Chef is cooking worldwide tapas. Not only Spanish, but from all around the world. We change the menu very often to offer you the best of every country. And if you feel like drinking a country as well we have a selection of wines, local beers, spirits and cocktails. We also have Free Wifi. We are not a chain. We are independent. We are FoodLovers
US$13 - US$77
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, Spanish, International, Mediterranean, Contemporary
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Without a doubt the beast meal I have out in the UK. The food was exceptional (favourite was the slow cooked pork) and the service was great to, with them arranging a special 'suprise' for my partners birthday. It's also surprisingly cheap for this quality....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sam H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went with friends to another dinner at Small world - just as fab on visiting again. The food is perfect and the service just great - looking forward to another visit soon !

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank georgina056
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On first look Torquay didn’t seem to have much to offer but after some hunting around I came across Small World. This truly is a cracking tapas restaurant. We hadn’t booked but thankfully Sara (the co-owner) managed to fit us it. We were lucky as...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 553darrens
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful meal last night at this great little restaurant. We were made to feel welcome and looked after so well by Sara and Angela . Service was prompt, enthusiastic and everything was spot on. Nothing was too much trouble....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank louisesF7164IO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a last minute find by my colleague this week after a quick search. Really happy he found it! Great decor, fab atmosphere, attentive staff, incredible food. Go there. Don’t order just 2 dishes each as they recommend, you need to taste more!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 764lucyl
Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s our first time at the small world tapas bar the food was excellent the whole experience was fantastic the staff were so friendly and polite will definitely be going back

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank terenajoannou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn’t have asked for more from the welcome,staff and food. They went above and beyond to make sure we had the best experience. The enthusiasm to make sure we were happy and enjoying ourselves was unrivalled. I can’t praise the staff enough! Will defo be...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Baby_kedella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner had booked a show at a local theatre as a Christmas present. We were looking for somewhere to have an early evening meal prior to the show. We checked out Trip Advisor and having read the comments decided to try out the Small...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bluesbrother9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place! We can't wait to eat here again, the owners were fab and the food was amazing. We told the owner the sort of food we liked and asked her to bring out what she liked and we weren't disappointed. We come...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Claire L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a super evening with a friend here, the food the staff and atmosphere are all top notch. We had plenty of time to relax and eat at our own pace without feeling rushed as you do in some places. I highly recommend Small World...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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31 December 2018|
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Response from Sara P | Property representative |
Hi Pat. At the moment we are on holiday until the 15th of January 2019. About lunches we are still deciding whether to keep opening lunchtimes or just dinner time, as lunches have not been busy in the past. I recommend to... More
10 March 2018|
Response from Sara P | Property representative |
Hi Robert. Unfortunately, due to the size of the restaurant dogs are not allowed, unless service dogs. I'm sorry about that. Many thanks for your interest
11 February 2018|
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Response from Sara P | Property representative |
Hi Jenniford First of all, thanks for your interest in us :) We do have a variety of gluten free, dairy free, and all-kind-of-allergy-free dishes available. Very grateful you tell us in advance,as some of the members replied... More
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