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Tapas Gitana

310 Happ Rd, Northfield, IL 60093-3455
+1 847-784-9300
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (41 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
Closed today
Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
310 Happ Rd, Northfield, IL 60093-3455
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I think our only regret is that we hadn't tried Tapas Gitano before, especially during nice weather during which you can utilize the patio. We happened to come the evening of the initial flurries of an impending snowstorm, so we thought that the restaurant would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I recently visited Tapas Gitana for the first time but definitely not the last. At first I was a little worried. We arrived at noon on a Friday. There was one person seated on the patio and we were the only customers...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SRK47
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This was our first time to this restaurant and we waited for 15 minutes and no server ever came to us. Finally I had to get up and flag one down. That should never happen in a restaurant. The food was very good .

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank alajero
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a great place for lunch or dinner with friends. The Spanish theme is fun and charming, the service is great, and everything I've eaten there is delicious. The outdoor area is the best in the area, in a shaded courtyard.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank mhershey
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Firstly the welcome from the staff was warm, friendly and personal, with a sense of humor. Definitely my type of welcome, not intrusive or insincere. Secondly, being tapas, the dishes are small and they are supposed to be. We took our time by ordering 4...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank andrewmX571YP
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

So far the best Tapas north of Chicago, food is good, many tapas choices, reasonable price, indoor & outdoor sitting. Reservations needed during weekends recommended. I used open table apps.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank visit0rguest0
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Tapas are fun! Imagine looking at a menu and deciding to take one of everything! You can’t really do that, but the tapas menu at Tapas Gitana allows you and your friends to taste a wide variety of meats, fish, veggies and cheeses. We sat...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Overabundance of food - be careful with ordering. Everything looks and smells so nice and you stomach will be satisfied before your eyes and brain are!

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank TJCZ1
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Went with a group of ten by the time we finished we could have gone to Ruth Chris Very small plates and food was not that good but average No huge flavor fusions very small bites Would not go back Felt we were taken Drinks...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank I5328XMpatriklise
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Started with a few tapas and a pitcher of sangria. It met with our high expectations. It was so good that ordered a total of eight tapas. All exceeded our expectations for flavor and quantity of food. The calamari was fantastic. We’ll be back.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Stu H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Happ Rd, Northfield, IL 60093-3455
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northfield
  • Phone Number: +1 847-784-9300
Tapas Gitana offers creative, Spanish cuisine that ranges from daily specials such as Pez Del Dia, entrees, tapas, and a unique wine selection imported from Spain. Tapas Gitana is all about you. Eat. Explore. Live life to the fullest.
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