Row 1

151 W Erie St (at N. LaSalle St.)
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 274-1111
New American, Spanish, Lounge
$ $ $
Mon, Sun: 11:30 AM–Midnight Tue–Thu: 11:30 AM–1:00 AM Fri–Sat: 11:30 AM–2:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • New York's Tippling Bros. make a smash with cocktails on tap at Ryan Poli's Spanish spot.
  • After the successful Mercadito concept spawned locations in New York and Miami, its owners decided to roll the dice on a Spanish-tinged lounge and upscale eatery.
  • Call the dishes (pork belly bocadillos, octopus salad) whatever you want: The food remains Spanish, sharable and prepared by ex-Perennial chef Ryan Poli.
  • Oh-so trendy grilled octopus terrific with the oh-so trendy fennel, says Penny Pollack.
  • Check out what Tavernita is all about at Tavernita.com
  • Chef Ryan Poli's captivating small plates ooze with unmistakeable allegiance to Espana: Pork belly bocadillos, housemade pappardelle, and the lamb sausage are all inspired bursts of flavor.
  • Love the back bar/seating area!
  • Get the booty collins on the kegged cocktail list. Best cocktail on the menu.
  • The Booty Collins is a must drink! And order the Artichoke salad. Amazeballs!
  • "Halibut sandwich or entree, and either the white/red sangria." Power-lunch, power-brunch. You can't go wrong. (And I drop the mic)...
  • The bocadillos (all $8 for two mini sandwiches) are a Spanish street food with artisanal cheeses and house-made condiments. Try the giardiniera on lamb sausage with pungent Dijon mustard.
  • Pork belly sliders are amazing. Don't ask, just do it
  • The "Big Nose" has such a complex flavor.
  • The Jameson infused brownie is incredible.
  • Smoky flavors, tea and beer all are trendy components of cocktails these days. The Cookie Cutter drink, created by beverage consulting team The Tippling Bros., combines all three.
  • Pork belly sliders! Corn and shrimp "pudding" and pollo asado all so freakin amazing!
  • Big nose cocktail. Pork belly sliders. Barrata/ tomato jam crostini. Bam. Boom. Pow.
  • Make sure you order the Booty Collins! It is amazing!
  • Get the booty collins! Delish
  • The booty collins is grat