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La Mama Latin Tapas Bar & Restaurant

238 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield S7 1FL, England
+44 114 327 9597
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (82 reviews)
“empanadas” (11 reviews)
Closed
12:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
238 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield S7 1FL, England
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A bit disappointed about this place as my friends highly recommended it. Ceviche was basically onion salad. I told the waiter but he said this is how it is served. £8.... the remaining dishes were ok. I wouldn't go back. The atmosphere is really nice...More

Thank whyagain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved stumbling upon this place when we needed a quick bite to eat before a gig nearby. It was warm, welcoming and had a lovely authentic atmosphere, in fact very hard to believe we were on a fairly grotty road in the middle of Sheffield!...More

Thank StarTurn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was excited to go this place but I agree with other comments mentioning it is way over priced. We got 5 tapas and two pints of beer and a dessert to share, paid £48. I was still hungry when I left the restaurant, I...More

Thank Yaprak Y
Danielita83, Owner at La Mama Latin Tapas Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Yaprak K Thank you for visiting La Mama and leaving a review. To be honest I'm a little disappointed by your dishonesty. Notes to readers (facts) below: You ate 7 tapas not 5, which included some of the most expensive fish tapas. You drank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a long time saying we really must visit, we went on Saturday evening to take advantage of the Spanish guitarist playing. Always like being able to see the chef cooking your food too! Food was really good, although as a veggie and vegan options...More

Thank CarolineRichardson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A passing visit to our second favorite City saw us needing some vittles pronto. The staff were very accommodating and friendly and the food was solidly good. The smoked paprika beans were excellent. Beer ok - playing on the 'being Spanish' leaves few good options...More

Thank Danny B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for an easy dinner before heading to town. We arrived for a table booked at 6pm and were catered to immediately. Being sat next to the door is awkward and I would of preferred different seat given that I'd booked in advance and...More

Thank toyamartel
Danielita83, Owner at La Mama Latin Tapas Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola toyamartel Thank you for leaving your review. We're so glad you enjoyed the food and wine. Sincere apologies that you disliked the table you were sat at. On that particular evening we had three large parties in the restaurant which we had to accommodate,...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Meal with a friend; I know she has good taste, and she knows the area. I'd been past this place a few times, always wanted to try it out. Now - Tapas is never proper Tapas, in this country - because we go to buy...More

Thank FergusonRJ
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a Tuesday night for the all day happy hour. There was only us in the restaurant but it didn't really matter as the atmosphere was still great. It made us feel like we were on holiday. Lovely food. Ordered 7 plates...More

1  Thank RebeccaWood89
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I visited this tapas bar with my partner shortly before Christmas as our last meal out in Sheffield before heading south to visit family. It was late afternoon, as I was working that evening halfway across the city, though La Mama are only a ten-minute...More

Thank GandalfTheDrunk
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Got there at 9.10 trip advisor states open until 10 people eating and apparently the kitchen is closed even though we travelled to get there. JokeMore

1  Thank Aaron B
Danielita83, Owner at La Mama Latin Tapas Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2017

Hola Aaron B Thank you for visiting La Mama and for leaving a review. Firstly I would like to apologies for your disappointment. However for readers of this review I would like to justify a few points: I would like to clarify that the time...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield S7 1FL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +44 114 327 9597
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Description
La Mama is a fully licensed independently run Tapas bar and restaurant serving award winning, fresh authentic Latin cuisine. Bring family, friends, children, or experience a romantic meal for two. We host live Latin Jazz evenings regularly, our Tapas Happy Hour promotion runs Tuesday to Thursday and kids eat free each Saturday lunchtime. We are also available for private hire including wedding receptions and baby showers. Should you wish to eat or simply drink we will be pleased to welcome you!
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