We’re your passport to the authentic flavors of Spain! Emilio’s Tapas is the home of Chicago’s “Tapas King,” Emilio Gervilla. Our two family-run restaurants are committed to fresh food, good service, and giving back to local communities.
SWEETEST DAY AT EMILIO’S TAPAS
Saturday, October 21 at Hillside
Bring in your sweetheart for dinner at Emilio’s Tapas today! We’ll have food specials and romantic drinks available all day. Live music will be provided by Gonzalo Cordoba at our Hillside location only, starting at 6:30 p.m. Make a reservation now to secure your spot on Saturday night!
COMPLIMENTARY SPANISH SHERRY TASTING
Thursday, October 26 at Hillside
Sherry is a versatile white wine that pairs so well with regional Spanish foods, so we want you to give it a try! We have a fine selection of sherries that can be enjoyed throughout the year, and we’re bringing them out for you so you can experience authentic Spain. Come in from 6-9 p.m. for a free tasting with your meal! You’ll learn how it enhances your meal, and you’ll definitely understand why we love Spanish sherry! Reservations are not needed for this special tasting event.
EMILIO COOKS! DEMONSTRATION CLASS AT SOL Y NIEVE
Saturday, October 28
Our next cooking class takes place at 11 a.m. at our downtown location. The event includes a demonstration of three signature recipes, including unlimited food and wine. You’ll also receive a free gift from us! You must pre-pay to reserve your spot. Seats are limited, so call now! Cost is $60, not including tax or gratuity. Next classes will be November 11, and December 9 – RSVP as soon as you are able so you don’t miss a thing! Here’s a video preview of what these classes entail.
EMILIO’S TAPAS GAME DINNER
Thursday, November 9 at Sol y Nieve
Thursday, November 16 at Hillside
It’s time again for our amazing game dinners, featuring delicate game birds and perfectly prepared meats served up with Spanish style! We’ll be having one at each location next month. We can’t promise that Emilio won’t launch into one of his hunting stories, but that’s part of the charm – getting to know your chef and your dining companions. Expect five courses, wonderful wine pairings, and live music; cost, prepaid, is $75 per person at both locations. Excludes tax and service charge. There’s limited seating, so call now to reserve your spot.
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT EVERY WEEK AT EMILIO’S TAPAS
THURSDAY NIGHTS AT SOL Y NIEVE – FLAMENCO GUITAR
Come downtown Thursday nights for mood music with dinner. It’s complimentary – one of the many ways we upgrade your dining experience here at Emilio’s Tapas. The show starts at 7 p.m.
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT HILLSIDE – SPANISH GUITAR MUSIC w/ MONTAGE
At Hillside, our house band Montage plays every Friday evening to provide Spanish tunes, starting at around 6:30 p.m.
LAST SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH AT SOL Y NIEVE – FLAMENCO NIGHT
This month, join us on October 29 for our regular flamenco show, which gets the whole restaurant involved! Click here for our video.
FAMILY PAELLA SUNDAYS!
Weekly at both locations
Did you know that when you come into either of our locations on any given Sunday, you can get a FREE bottle of red or white Spanish wine just for ordering paella for at least two people? It’s true! We’ll choose the wine for you, and we’ll make it a good one! Please note: This offer is limited to one bottle per table, and is not to be combined with other promotions.
EMILIO’S TAPAS CATERING AND PRIVATE DINING
You choose the time and place
Fall is officially here, and winter isn’t far behind! That means holiday parties, anniversaries, rehearsal dinners, and showers of all kinds! Are you ready? Give your next shindig some international flair with Spanish tapas, which are perfect for get-togethers because they go so well with festive drinks, and because they’re bite-size. People can try many different tapas at a time. Impress with fresh, flavorful gourmet foods at your upcoming event! For more information, or to book with us, contact email@example.com.
SOL Y NIEVE WINTER HOURS NOW IN EFFECT!
Until next spring, Sol y Nieve will be open:
Sundays, noon-10 p.m.
Mondays-Thursdays, 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Fridays-Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
Happy Hour: Mondays-Fridays 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Thanks for being such great customers! We’ll see you soon.
This year is flying by! Don’t let fall slip away without enjoying some Emilio’s Tapas!
- 10/21, Sweetest Day at Emilio’s Tapas, with a special menu
- 10/28, Emilio Cooks! at Sol y Nieve – demonstration and class, $60 per person
- 11/9, Sol y Nieve Game Dinner, $75 per person (not counting tax and gratuity); limited seating
- 11/11, Emilio Cooks! at Sol y Nieve – demonstration and class, $60 per person
- 11/16, Hillside Game Dinner, $75 per person (not counting tax and gratuity); limited seating
- 11/18, Cooking with Emilio! Demonstration Class at Hillside – FILLED
- 12/2, Cooking with Emilio! Demonstration Class at Hillside – FILLED
- 12/9, Emilio Cooks! at Sol y Nieve – demonstration and class, $60 per person
- HAPPY HOUR is every Monday-Friday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Hillside. We offer $1.95 tapeos and a great selection of cocktails!
- HAPPY HOUR is every Monday-Friday from 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at Sol y Nieve. We offer $1.95 tapeos and a great selection of cocktails!
- Mondays, Industry Night at both locations! If you work in the restaurant business, you get 20% off with proof of employment
- Thursdays, enjoy Spanish guitar music at Sol y Nieve starting around 7 p.m.
- Fridays, Spanish guitar group Montage plays a complimentary show every Friday evening at Hillside around 6:30 p.m.
- Family Paella Sundays take place every week at both locations: Buy paella for at least two people and get a free bottle of red or white Spanish wine. NOTE: promotion is limited to one free bottle per table
- Don’t forget to check in on Facebook Sundays-Thursdays (except holidays) to get the free tapa of the day! Just show your server!
- NEW GRUBHUB discount codes for free delivery up to $10 on your first order of $15+: For Sol y Nieve: GHCHI10CTRQK6; For Hillside: GHCH1172TH81
- We now offer delivery through DoorDash!