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Tapas Calpe of Cary

€€ - €€€Mediterranean, Spanish,
133 W Main St, Corner of High Street, Cary, IL 60013-2718
+1 847-639-3991
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
133 W Main St, Corner of High Street, Cary, IL 60013-2718
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

My husband and I stopped in on a Saturday night without reservations. We were able to get a table even though we were just having a glass of wine and a beer. the smells enticed us as we watched the food being served and decided...More

Thank Becky F
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Try the happy hour if you can. Wednesday and Thursday afternoon. Great tapas, homemade dishes nice selection of wine and beer.

Thank 591sandik
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We ate dinner there on a Saturday night. The food and wine was excellent. The service was excellent. There was a minor issue with our bread plate (a hair on the plate), they apologized, brought us a new plate, and then poured us two glasses...More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This place is super close to our new home and I just love it! It has a casual, laid-back feel, but the wine and food of a high-class restaurant. Love the creative tapas they come up with!

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Our 5th visit..shared shared and scallops risotto on Saturday eve. Lovely, relaxed ambiance. Call for a reservation but we called last minute and they accommodated us.

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If this place was in Wheaton, where we live, it would be overrun. In the sleepy town of Cary, it’s easy to get a table. The food is both beautiful and delicious. The prices are a steal. The wine selection is amazing. Check it out,...More

1  Thank Judi H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

First time we went to this restaurant. It's tapas, so small plates with a decent wine and beer. Our food was interesting, not great, but interesting. A little different from the normal restaurants in the area. Check out the menu online, it was accurate. Beer...More

Thank NSBer
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Came Friday night, we had no reservation but they kindly opened up a table for us which while in the dimmest part of the restaurant/shop was adequate to see and eat (we've been to places darker where you pay for that ambiance! ) The food...More

Thank Wrx8
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We've lived in Cary for like 14 years, but never tried this place. And I so regret that now. DH and I started with a dark beer from Germany - for $3 - it was happy hour. We also had the corn chowder, gazpacho, ceviche,...More

Thank SingaporeSuzie007
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We went with some friends just to grab a quick bite but stayed longer, enjoying a variety of different tapas dishes and some very nice wines. It is a casual open setting yet we we able to talk in normal voice level between the four...More

Thank AlandRosehappy
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 W Main St, Corner of High Street, Cary, IL 60013-2718
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 847-639-3991
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Tapas Calpe is a unique blend of a neighborhood tapas restaurant and wine bar within our full-service butcher and wine shoppe. This European old-world combination of butcher shop by day, tapas restaurant by night creates a charming and intimate environment. It's the perfect place to gather at the end of the day for an exceptional meal or linger over a bottle of wine.
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