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Tapas Barcelona

1615 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
+1 847-866-9900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (119 reviews)
“paella” (27 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1615 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you come here, get the tapas with fries and chili. It’s so good. Try all of their tapas. Indulge yourself in Spanish and Catalan culture.

Thank Elsa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for a good time with family and friends or yourself if you want. The staff is friendly, respectful and knows very well the menu.. if you need some recommendations. The food is great. Flavors combination unexpected is fun and tasteful....More

Thank neixannd
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I first came here as part of a group with someone who had specific dietary restrictions. I've been back 3 times since. Love this place! My favorites are the bacon wrapped dates, the grilled calamari, and grilled squid, but I always try something new each...More

Thank duranie4life
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Dinner was delicious. We were 4 people and we ordered a few tapas, dishes, to share. Dinner was surprisingly good.

Thank KEK94
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This was within walking distance of our hotel and had a great review, so we gave it a try. We are impressed! Friendly staff and fantastic food. We reccommend the Caprice salad, the Calimari and the beef tips as well as the crab stuffed artichokes....More

Thank Sinned62
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We have been twice during our stay in the Chicago area and this place is amazing. The food is as good as the best restaurants we visited in Spain in my opinion, and the service was top notch (we ate at the bar each time...More

Thank mtnjon
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I've been there a couple of times, with friends or colleagues. Of course the best way to enjoy the food is to order many different dishes and share. The servers there are also really helpful and patient with suggestions which was something I really liked...More

Thank Ehsan K
Reviewed 16 November 2017

It's been about five years since my last visit. It still serves delicious food at a moderate price. Went to lunch with several relatives. We all ordered different plates. Most were delicious. Our favorites were: grilled mussels, marinated artichokes, pecan encrusted goat cheese, fried calamari...More

Thank LenEvanston
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I spent every summer in Spain as a child, so I'm definitely very familiar with Spanish cuisine. The food at Tapas Barcelona is quit traditional, with a creative spin here and there, and delicious. My husband and I had 4 tapas and 4 drinks and...More

Thank Kelly N
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We've eaten here before, and this restaurant continues its good track record. A sangria and rioja to drink this time, both lovely. 4 tapas dishes: de remolachas, patatas aioli, pulpito plancha, and mijillones plancha. All were good; the last two spectacular. We succumbed to a...More

Thank jaz79h
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29 October 2017|
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Response from TournedosRossini | Reviewed this property |
I did not see that dish on list.
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14 May 2016|
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Response from James Anthony S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. My son is guten free and it was fine for him.
27 February 2016|
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Response from Travelmess | Reviewed this property |
No. But what age child? Have you gone to their website? They have a full menu on it. Except when our children were infants, we never had a problem finding something on an 'adult' menu that they could eat. So I suggest you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1615 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-866-9900
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