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Emilio's Tapas - Sol Y Nieve

4.6
915 reviews
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$30 and under
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Tapas / Small Plates
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You'll be tempted by the tapas at this Streeterville eatery, from the team behind Emilio's Tapas (other location is in Hillside). Our name means sun and snow, and we serve a wide range of hot and cold Spanish choices, including grilled shrimp with garlic lemon butter sauce, baked goat cheese in tomato sauce, paella, among other fabulous tapas. The wine list features more than 60 choices, many available by the glass. The restaurant features colorful murals, tile mosaics and iron light fixtures. During summer, the patio is the perfect place to relax and enjoy great tapas and sangria.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Tapas / Small Plates, Spanish, Wine Bar
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 4:30pm, Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:30pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:30pm - 11:00pm
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Phone number
(312) 467-7177
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Payment options
Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Emilio Gervilla and Crispin Plata
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Catering
Sol y Nieve provides catering for all types of events. For more information please contact our event planner - haley@emiliostapas.com
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Cross street
Between St. Clair & Columbus Dr.
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Parking details
Public Pay Lot next door! Street Meter Parking
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Public transit
CTA Bus 151, Red Line Grand Stop.
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Entertainment
Occasional Spanish Flamenco Shows or Spanish Guitarist Music.
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Special events & promotions
Flamenco Shows, Wine Tastings, Wine/Dinner Pairings, Cooking Demo's, Sunday Suppers with Emilio.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Sol y Nieve offers private and semi-private rooms for all type of events from 20 people up to 200.

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What 915 People Are Saying
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4.6  based on recent ratings
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4.6
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4.4
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4.2
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94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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HOuH 
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

Food is always very good and service was impeccable. The restaurant decor is getting a little dated but food makes up for it!

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jessiefyc (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Had an amazing experience our server Jose was very attentive to all our needs would definitely go back again food was amazing

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Celebrating (Detroit)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Loved Jose
Great suggestions
Leisurely yet very efficient
Comfortable ambiance can bridge from casual to special occasion, family or business

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Perfect for a reunion dinner for visiting my daughter at college. The tapas were flavorful. The service was attentive. The ambiance was authentics. Had a wonderful time.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on February 2, 2018

Tapas was great. The paella was just ok. The seafood was a tad overdone and I longed for more saffron

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5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Went here for our 5-year anniversary. Excellent food, great red wine sangria, and kind/attentive waitstaff. I come here at least twice a year and am never disappointed.

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OpenTable Diner (Detroit)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Fantastic evening with my husband. Our food was fabulous and the service great. We will definitely be back on our next trip to Chicago.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Norma was amazing! Ask for her if you come.

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TPTY (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on January 23, 2018

Food was delicious and authentic. The grilled calamari was especially good. Will definitely return.

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vippcb1107 (Milwaukee)
5.0  Dined on January 22, 2018

Found this in the area we were staying. They took our party of eight easily. Tapas based - the food was exceptional. We tried a variety of plates and then each had a main course. For sure try the bacon wrapped dates. Some of the dishes are on the spicy side so if that is not your thing be sure to ask.

There were a range of specials which several in our party ordered. They were all excellent.

The service was friendly and attentive. The staff were very professional.

This would be a great place for business events in addition to private events and ideas I lived in Chicago would frequent it on a regular basis. I will bring my family here some day.

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