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Salvador & Amanda Tapas Bar
8 Great Newport Street
St JamesLondonWC2H 7JA
A friend and I jumped into this bar and tapas place for a drink or three. At first, we felt that the service was extremely slow. We weren't sure if we had to order at the bar or if there was table service. There was roughly 6 servers on the floor and each of them seemed busy.
We decided to order drinks at the bar - which took forever. The service was not great but they made up for it when...more
I love the atmosphere here! Mix between Spanish, Swiss chalet and British? Totally odd, but it works! Music is fun and they have dancers certain nights of the week. The food is good...not amazing, but good for the price. The drinks are great! Their house red sangria is phenomenal! Get a pitcher! Our server was great. Unfortunately, they messed up our booking and weren't very nice about...more
S&A is very cool space, well-decorated with interesting elements in a subterranean space of Covent Garden. Mosaicas on the walls of Spanish inspired geometric figures and winding vines encircling the gazebo in the center of the room really create a ethnic feel. I liked the fairy lights dangling from the roof of the 'chalet' which is a log cabin and the 'carousel' booth area as well. Impeccable...more
I came here on a recommendation, and as I hadn't heard of it I was a little dubious.
When I arrived I was very pleasantly surprised! It has a dark and smokey atmosphere inside with lots of cool lighting. We arrived at 7pm which meant we had an hour to make the most of the happy hour (£10 for a bottle of rose, YES PLEASE)
There is a great selection on the menu - we got 7 dishes between us...more
Having heard a few friends talking about this little gem, I went with a couple of girls friends for a catch up and to make the most of it being a 50% off restaurant on Tastecard.
We had an early table booked for 17:30 because 18:00 onwards was booked up!
It's located very close to Leicester Square tube which is hand - I can't believe I've never spotted it before.
Our waiter was very...more