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Tapas Calpe of Cary

€€ - €€€Spanish, , Mediterranean
133 W Main St, Corner of High Street, Cary, IL 60013-2718
+1 847-639-3991
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  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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Spanish, Wine Bar, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
133 W Main St, Corner of High Street, Cary, IL 60013-2718
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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
Reviewed 4 June 2017

If you're looking for something different that the same old night out, this is the place to go! The setting is unique. You are surrounded by bottles of wine in what feels like a make shift (in a good way!) dining room. It feels like...More

Thank SueZet80
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a good place to get some good meat for a nice birthday dinner. Though the website is for the tapas restaurant, there is s butcher shop inside that offers the absolute best cuts of beef in the area! Talk to the master...More

Thank Joe J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Spanish, Wine Bar, Mediterranean
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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