Throughout the past decade, Liverpool has seen a mushrooming of tapas joints opening up all over the city, adding many colours, textures and flavours to its already diverse culinary scene. Whether you’re in the centre or in the trendy Baltic Triangle and Ropewalks districts of Liverpool, tapas bars and restaurants are ready to tempt you with an exciting selection of small plates – perfect for nibblers as well as for those who like variety. Tapas may have originated from Spain but it’s celebrated all over the world today as a cuisine of its own. Tapear, the Spanish word that describes bar-hopping for tapas and drinks is very much a thing in Madrid as it is in Barcelona, so why not follow in the Spaniards’ lead by doing the same across Liverpool? Tapas is certainly one of the best ways to experience the life of the city, as you will soon discover, and we’re here to get you started by introducing you to the best tapas spots in Liverpool.