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Tapas Barcelona

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Tue, 2/19
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Quesos con Membrillo
Spanish cheese plate w/ quince & almonds
Patatas Alioli
Garlic potato salad
Spanish style omelet w/ potatoes & onions
Pisto Manchego
Sauteed assorted vegetables, garlic, olive oil, toast points w/ manchego cheese
Aceitunas Aliñadas
Marinated olives in olive oil & herbs
Jamon Con Pan Y Tomate
Spanish ham w/ tomato bread & manchego cheese
Assorted imported Spanish meats
Pollo Relleno
Stuffed chicken‏ breast w/ spinach & cheese
Canelon De Atun
Tuna cannelloni, spinach, white wine vinaigrette
Salmon Ahumado
Smoked salmon, toast points, eggs, onions, capers, horseradish
Cold tomato & vegetable soup (only in season)
Potaje De Chicharos
Black bean soup w/ sour cream
Today’s Soup
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Ensalada De La Casa
Romaine, vegetables, creamy white wine vinaigrette
Ensalada De Pollo
Grilled marinated chicken, avocado, tomato, mustard vinaigrette
Ensalada De Espinacas
Spinach salad w/ goat cheese, walnuts, pears
Ensalada Caprese
Tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil, balsamic vinaigrette
Ensalada De Remolachas
Roasted beets, baby lettuce, shallot dressing
Aceitunas Rellenas
Fried Spanish olives, stuffed w/ Spanish chorizo
Queso De Cabra Con Tomate
Baked goat cheese in tomato sauce, olives, garlic bread
Datiles Con Tocino
Baked fresh dates wrapped w/ bacon, bell pepper sauce
Parrillada De Vegetales
Grilled seasonal vegetables w/ balsamic vinaigrette
Champiñones Al Jerez
Sautéed wild mushrooms w/ amontillado sauce
Berenjenas Con Queso y Avellanas
Baked stuffed eggplant w/ goat cheese, hazelnuts, pepper sauce
Cabrillas Barcelona
Baked snails w/ tomato & alioli
Patatas Bravas
Spanish style potatoes w/ spicy tomato sauce
Pincho De Pollo
Skewer of chicken w/ cumin mayonnaise
Alas De Pollo Picantes
Spicy chicken wings, grapes, sherry mayonaise
All vegetables
Seafood, chicken, chorizo
All seafood
Pork tenderloin sandwich, Spanish ham, peppers & onions
De Pollo
Marinated chicken‏ breast sandwich
De Carne
Beef tenderloin, carmelized onions, cabrales.
Goat cheese, spinach, tomato, portobello mushrooms
Sausage, onions, cheese, tomato
Roasted chicken, peppers, tomato, cheese
Tomato, basil, mozzarella cheese
Pitisu Con Helado
Puff pastry filled w/ vanilla ice cream, covered in a rich fudge sauce
Spanish vanilla custard
Tarrina De Chocolate
Intensely rich, frozen chocolate mousse w/ raspberry sauce
Platano Con Helado
Sautéed banana covered in caramel & pistachios w/ vanilla ice cream
Pan Perdido
Bread pudding layered w/ sautéed apples, served w/ raspberry sauce & creme anglaise
Arroz Con Leche
Thick Spanish‏ style rice pudding w/ citrus zest, dusted w/ cinnamon
Bizcocho Borracho
Espresso soaked‏ lady fingers layered w/ sweetened mascarpone cheese
Pera Rellena
Roasted pear stuffed w/ white chocolate & mint, w/ a berry sauce
Crema Catalana
Catalan style custard
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has been around for over 25 years and has gained in popularity as others fail. It’s very popular with students and seniors because of the great prices and consistent high quality ingredients. They could buy cheap olive oil that sits on every table...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gordysinc2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful drinks excellent service and the food is unique and wonderful. The tapas are excellent. Try it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CSamSmith
Reviewed December 31, 2018

We were in Evanston for a weekend visit. Chose Tapas Barcelona because it was <15 minute walk from our B&B and well-regarded on Trip Advisor. The place was packed when we arrived on Friday evening. We found a place at the bar and began ordering...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank C2887FVjamest
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Went there with friend, we were very confused from the long menu they have. The waiter knew to help and advised us what we should take. Didn't have the chance to take pictures of the food because we devoured it... the food was good!! Very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AlexPek7
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Have been coming here for over 10 years now & there's a reason! Even when busy they make an effort to seat us quickly. The ambience inside makes you feel like you're taking a little trip to Spain, & the outdoor seating area is lovely...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ksanka123
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 8 made reservations at 6 pm. Five were vegetarian, one with dietary restrictions, one pescatarian, & 2 omnivores. We were all happy sharing dishes. And the desserts were incredible! Servers were helpful & diligent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dendawn
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Just try different/new stuff. you won't be disappointed. Drinks are not bad either! Noisy, but friendly

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank glusberg
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We had never been to a place like this before. It was so different and interesting! The prices are great, the portions are just right so you can get several dishes and try a variety! Husband had the “Hojaldre Catalan” and I had the “Pollo...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mike-n-Terra
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Great food. Wonderful service. It was a remarkable experience. The kids even enjoyed it as only kids can. The server was helpful with what to order. We will be going back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jmma678
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A pleasant place to nibble and nosh - pleasant staff, decent wines by the bottle and glass, when busy service slows, but so much as to be annoying...

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marc C
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Response from TournedosRossini | Reviewed this property |
I did not see that dish on list.
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May 14, 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.
February 27, 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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