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ESPECIALIDADES Y CHARCUTERIA‎
Ceviche
citrus marinated seafood
8.50
Croquetas
croquette of the day
6.00
Sopa
soup of the day
6.50
Entremes
vegetable‎ of the day
6.00
Ensalada del Dia
special salad
7.50
Tapa del Dia
today's featured tapa
9.00
Plato De Embutidos
Cured spanish meats and sausages
16.00
Plato De Quesos
assorted spanish cheeses
12.00
Plato Mixto
plate of ham, olives, pimientos & assorted spanish cheeses
18.00
Jamon Serrano
cured ham from spain with toast points
12.00
TAPAS‎
VERDURAS‎
Aceitunas Alinadas
imported marinated olives
5.00
Tostadas De Alcachofas
artichoke, mushroom, & goat cheese crostini
6.50
Tortilla Espanol
traditional spanish omelette
6.00
Patatas Bravas
potatoes with picquant tomato and aioli sauces
6.00
Patatas Fritas
basque fries
6.00
Arroz y Habas
rice and beans
6.50
Bunuelos
broccoli and cauliflower fritters
7.00
Pao de Queijo
crusty brazilian cheese bread
6.00
Queso de Cabra Montanes
baked goat cheese in tomato basil sauce
8.00
Alcachofas Salteadas
sauteed‎ artichokes
9.00
PESCADO‎
Palta Reina
crab, mango & avocado timbale
10.00
Salmon a la Plancha
seared salmon with dijon cream and spinach
10.00
Ravioles de Mariscos
lobster crab raviolis in a langostino sauce
9.50
Gambas al Ajillo
garlic shrimp
9.50
Vieiras al Azafran
Scallops in saffron cream
12.00
Almejas a la Marinera
steamed littleneck clams with white wine and herb sauce
12.00
Mejillones a la Salmorra
steamed mussels with spicy tomato and wine sauce
12.00
Calamares Fritos
fried calamari
9.00
Camarones a la Plancha
grilled shrimp with spicy mojo rojo
10.50
CARNES‎
Pato Braseado
roasted duck with berry sauce
10.50
Pechuga al Ancho
grilled‎ chicken breast with ancho chile tomato sauce
8.00
Higadillos de Pollo
sauteed chicken livers with bacon and red onion
8.00
Empanada
Beef or chicken empanada
4.50
Solomillo con Chimichurri
beef tenderloin with spicy herb sauce
10.00
Gorditas
goat cheese stuffed prunes in bacon
8.50
Butifarras con Brevas
pork sausage with figs
8.50
Lomito al Cabrales
pork loin with cabrales blue cheese sauce and mushroom
9.50
Albondigas de Cordero
lamb meatballs in truffle cream sauce
10.00
Chuletillas
baby lamb chops with an apricot glaze
12.00
About
Solea offers diners a taste of the culinary heritage of Spain right in the heart of Moody Street. Since opening our doors in 2001, we’ve made it our mission to give the Greater Boston Area a reason to look forward to sunset every day of the week. We strive for authenticity - especially when it comes to sourcing our ingredients and enhancing our menu. Whether you’re coming to the bar to celebrate over a pitcher of our famous Berry Sangria, or dining in to share a few small plates after work, Solea promises a culturally authentic experience you can’t find anywhere but in Spain itself.
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Bar, Healthy, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First time going to the restaurant even having lived 4-mins away. A friend and I decided to check it out for dinner. I made the reservation and when I walked in, the host showed me to my table where my friend was already waiting for...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank PearlFection
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent service in a warm environment. Food was superb. Decor very Spanish. Will be back for sure!!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Leonard S
Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

While at the farmer’s market, we decided to eat lunch here. I’m guessing Solea is more of a dinner place, but there is no bad time for tapas. And these were quite good. The menu has the whole variety and then some. You cannot make...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank L847HSjonathanh
Reviewed September 28, 2019

This tapas restaurant was hit and miss with the various dishes. The paella was just ok and the small size was too much food for four people. The pao de queijo were tasty (and Brazilian; a little weird for tapas), but pricey. The warm goat...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Icee258
Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

It is a beautiful restaurant in a very cool part of town. Normally we love tapas but they dropped the ball. The flavors overall were good but the service was terrible. They were extremely slow and haphazardly brought out our dishes. I wouldn’t recommend.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank KnoxTravler
Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

We happened upon Solea when it was still new and are so happy it has endured. If you’re lucky enough ever to have been to Spain, Solea will remind you of that. The food is delicious, although, as with many other restaurants, the prices seem...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank BostonDiner
Reviewed August 7, 2019

It is a traditional tapas restaurant on busy Moody Street. Parking is not always easy. The restaurant is not quiet but it has a fun feel to it which works well with a great variety of small bites and excellent drinks.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 316dalet
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Wonderful tapas restaurant. Extensive menu with lots of good choices. Try the calamari, the liver pate or any of their numerous dishes. Good value, great service. We will go back for sure.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Jerry P
Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

The title says it all. This place is on a busy street, overacted and quite expensive for a tapas place. The service is ok and the food is good

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank marcn64
Reviewed July 2, 2019

After a team-building event, my office dined at Solea. The food was excellent; flavorful without being over the top, well-presented, and in quantity. The sangrias were right on target for some post-work relaxation. I plan on going again.

Date of visit: August 2018
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