Royal Shakespeare Company

Tapas at the Circle Bar: Served Monday, Tuesday and Friday 5.30pm - 6.30pm and Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 11.30am - 12.30pm and 4.30 - 6.30pm. Tapas is not served when there are no performances at the RST.

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Cesta de pan (Tio Pepe) £2.95
Basket of Bread served with our homemade Aioli

Aceitunas (Tio Pepe) £2.50
Fresh and Juicy pitted Manzanilla Olives

Largueta Almendras (Vina AB) £2.95
Roasted and salted almonds

Boquerones en Vinagre (Tio Pepe) £3.25
Large anchovies, great texture and subtle flavour

Habas Fritas £2.50
Deep fried broad beans


The ultimate charcuterie, served with picos con Aceite (baby breadsticks)

Seleccion de Embutidos (Vi͠na AB/Alfonso) - a selection of all the cured meats below (Perfect for sharing) £13.95

Jamon Serrano Gran Reserva (gf) - Serrano ham cured for a minimum period of 24 months £5.95

Lomo Teruel (gf) - Lean pork loin cured for 3 months seasoned with paprika £5.95

Chorizo Iberico DO: Guijuelo (gf) - Very tasty chorizo from the free range acorn fed pigs £5.95



Seleccion de Quesos (Alfonso/Apostoles) £13.95

A selection of Spanish cheeses:

Manchego Cheese Cured (gf) - made from unpasteurised sheep's milk, firm with a strong flavour

Murcia al Vino (gf) - made from pasteurised goat's milk, creamy flavour, slight saltiness and a mild aroma

Ibores al Pimenton (gf) - a medium-textured unpasteurised goat's milk cheese with the rind rubbed in olive oil and paprika

Mahon (gf) - hand-made from cow's milk on the island of Menorca

Tapa variadas

Tortilla Espanola (Vi͠na AB/Tio Pepe) (gf) - traditional onion and potato omelette £3.95

Pimientos Rellenos de Queso de Cabra (Alfonso) (gf) - piquillo peppers stuffed with goats cheese £4.95

Mini Chorizitos (Vi͠na AB/Alfonso) (gf) - mini Chorizo Sausage £4.95

Pimientos de Padron (Tio Pepe) (gf) - little green peppers sauteed in olive oil and sprinkled with sea salt £3.95

Mini-Empanadilla de Atun (Vi͠na AB) - mini pastry deep-filled with onion, tomatoes, pepper and tuna £4.95


Chocolate con churros (Nectar) - churros served with thick hot chocolate £4.50

Crema Catalana (Matusalem/Nectar) (gf) -sweet Catalan cream often compared to creme brulee £4.50