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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” (129 reviews)
“paella” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1615 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4504
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and good food. Though more meal-sized than bite-sized. We took stuff home. The place was packed and we happened to get seated by the door so it was very drafty. But we managed. Good company and nice waitstaff made for a delightful evening.

Thank Claudia L
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I live in Evanston and have overlooked this place. It won't happen again! I was very impressed with the variety of menu items. Flavors were memorable and savory. The small plates are fun and you can try several. I started with the beet salad -...More

Thank BJ C
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Four people took the train from downtown and two drove from Milwaukee. Everyone thought it was well worth the trip! We enjoyed multiple tapas, from salmon to rib eye, spicy potatoes and chicken with roasted potatoes. While each of these was delicious, the vegetable paella...More

Thank jheffron1
Reviewed 12 February 2018 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 22 January 2018 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 22 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 25 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
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Sra. L
30 October 2017|
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Response from TournedosRossini | Reviewed this property |
I did not see that dish on list.
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15 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.
28 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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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