World Tapas Day
World Tapas Day

World Tapa Day Travel to the Flavour of Spain

Fancy enjoying some tapas? We have just the thing. 15 June, World Tapas Day, is the perfect time for enjoying these delights of 'miniature cuisine' so typical of Spain.

Various cities in the world will be presenting a very complete programme and many of their bars and restaurants will be offering tapas at special prices, as well as organising competitions, tasting sessions and other activities.

Going out for tapas means having a good time, sharing in groups and enjoying life through good food. Sounds appetising, right?


Celebrate with some tapas offers!

For those looking to join in the World Tapas Day celebrations in Ireland many restaurants, bars and venues will offer special menus and promotions on June 15th:

The Port House who will be offering “Almejas con Jamon” (clams with ham and sherry) plus a glass of wine for €10. No. 5 Vinoteca on Merrion Row will have a special set menu including 6 tapas and 2 glasses of Cava for €50 for two sharing. Piglet in Temple Bar will offer two tapas dishes and a glass of wine for €9.50. Market Bar on Fade Street will offer guest a tapas sampler for €15, available from 12-5pm it will include three tapas, a dessert and a glass of Sangria. Cava Bodega in Galway will be offering complimentary churros to guests having tapas on the day. Picaderos. Free glass of sherry with every A La Carte dessert or a free glass of house wine from the barrel if you order 3 or more tapas.

For further information or to book a table, please contact the restaurant directly.


On June 14th come and visit us at the Grand Canal Square in Dublin 2. You will have the chance to see the biggest map of Spain ever and interact with it!

The size of the Giant Interactive Map is 240m2 and it contains 102 QR codes related to UNESCO World Heritage sites, art, National parks, sports, culture, etc. plus 12 specific QR codes focused on TAPAS. The Giant Interactive Map will communicate Spanish attractions and some of the most popular dishes thanks to this interactive event. The information that is targeted by QR codes are pictures, videos, photos, links, 360º walks, etc. and of course a few competitions :)  You can play in our Giant Interactive Map with any common QR codes reader on your smartphone and have the chance of winning from Spanish merchandising to tickets for the incoming major gastronomic event Taste of Dublin.

The map will be placed in Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, across from the Marker Hotel, from 11am to 6pm on June 14th. Drop by and celebrate the eve of our World Tapas Day!


  • Spanish omelette

  • Gilda

  • Bread, tomato and Serrano ham

Taste of Dublin

We have teamed up with The Port House to offer our visitors an authentic experience alongside the finest Spanish food and wine. Visit our stand and enjoy a truly Spanish flavour at the event.

Taste of Dublin