Cafe Iberico

Questions and Answers

What is Café Iberico  All About?
Café Iberico
is a restaurant that specializes in the regional cuisines of Spain.

What exactly is "Spanish Cuisine"?
Spanish cuisine is centuries of traditional cooking and hundreds of regional recipes based on natural ingredients such as olive oil, lots of seafood, vegetables, game, veal, ham, and sausages to name a few.

Is Spanish food spicy?
No. Our main spices are garlic, paprika, and saffron.

What are "tapas"?
A tapa is a small portion of almost any food. They are shared in a "family style". Usually two tapas per person are enough for a meal.

Are "tapas" some new style of food?
No, in fact tapas date back to Spanish medieval times.

How expensive are tapas?
Tapas are a very affordable way of dining out. Prices vary from $2.00 to $7.00 per tapa.

Why do people like tapas?
Because they are very tasty! Having tapas is also a great way of trying several different dishes for a cheaper price.

Does Café Iberico have vegetarian tapas?
Certainly. We also carry chicken, beef, fish, shrimp, squid, octopus, veal, ham, cheese, and more. In fact, we have about 50 different tapas on any given day.

Can I make reservations?
Yes, but only if you have a party numbering between 6 and 200 people. Reservations are accepted Sunday through Thursday during our regular business hours and Friday and Saturday for parties who wish to dine between noon and 3:00 p.m. We do not accept reservations on Friday or Saturday for people wishing to make one for after 3pm.

Do you serve liquor?
Yes, we have 3 different bar areas and a wine cellar with over 4000 bottles.

How do I find Café Iberico?
We are centrally located in the River North area of Chicago at the corner of LaSalle and Chicago Ave.
Our address: 739 N. LaSalle Dr.

Where can I park?
We have valet parking every day from open until close. You can also park in one the many parking lots in the area.

What is the dress code?
Casual. We have a family-style atmosphere in which children are welcome.

What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Diners Club, and Travelers Cheques.

What are your business hours?
We are open seven days a week.
Our business hours are:
Monday through Thursday - 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Friday - 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Saturday - 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Sunday - 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Where can I get more information?
Give us a call at 312 573 1510 or E-mail us at our Internet address below.

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