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Video – Chef Rafael Hurtado of The Spanish Square – Featured on WLS-TV

Executive Chef Rafael Hurtado & Co-Owner Mara Baer of The Spanish Square - Chicago demonstrate cooking a traditional seafood paella on WLS-TV.

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Spanish Wine and Soda Drink Is Your End-of-Summer Quaffer – Chicago Tribune

By Laura Levy Shatkin Click here to read this article in it's original format AUGUST 30, 2016, 2:54 PM While red wine is the main beverage in Spanish culture, and oceans of sangria certainly are [...]

This Spanish Spot Has Just Solved All Your First Date Worries – TimeOut.com Chicago

This Spanish spot has just solved all your first date worries—the romantic and warm little restaurant and market has [...]

Paella Night at The Spanish Square – Halfstack Magazine Online

Good food has a way of bringing people together.  That's actually kind of how husband and wife, and restaurant co-owners, Manuel Moreno and Mara Baer met! While Baer was teaching in Spain, she met Moreno [...]

The Spanish Square’s Got Some Of The Real Stuff – FoodandDrinkChicago.com

By Barbara Payne, Editor - FoodandDrinkChicago.com July 31, 2016 Click here to read this article in its original format Amontillado sherry, marcona almonds and tuna-stuffed pepper at The Spanish Square Spain is divided [...]

Walk Through The Spanish Square, Opening Today in Lakeview – Chicago.eater.com

by Ashok Selvam , photos by Marc Much Dec 31, 2015, 11:18a @Shokdiesel   The space aims to recreate those food markets in Spain. The Spanish Square's finally opening its doors at 3 p.m. [...]

Get 12 Grapes and First Look Inside of The Spanish Square for New Year’s – www.dnainfo.com

 By Ariel Cheung | December 31, 2015 5:35am | @arielfab LAKEVIEW — After extensive renovations took longer than expected, The Spanish Square will finally open its doors with a special New Year's celebration. True to [...]

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Spanish Square Brings Spain’s Finest to Lake View – Chicago Magazine

By Penny Pollack and Graham Meyer - Chicago Magazine Ham and sausages at The Spanish Square - PHOTO: ALEJANDRO MALLOVO Mara Baer and Manuel Moreno lived together in Sanlúcar de Barrameda, in Cádiz, Spain, [...]

CHICAGO: The Spanish Square Eat, Sip and Shop All Things Spanish – ATOD Magazine

Introducing The Spanish Square A plaza created to rival the atmosphere of an authentic Spanish plaza in Lakeview CHICAGO | July 14, 2015 — With a longing to bring Spanish flavor to the US, husband and [...]

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Spanish market and tapas bar headed to Lakeview

By Phil Vettel Chicago Tribune Get your fix of Spanish meats and more when The Spanish Square, a combination tapas bar and market, opens in Lakeview. Offerings will include chorizo, salchichon and lomo sausages, [...]

The Spanish Square Market, Tapas Bar Aims To Create Community in Lakeview – DNAinfo

By Ariel Cheung | March 12, 2015 5:42am @arielfab Manuel Moreno (l.) and wife Mara Baer drew inspiration from Spanish plazas like the Plaza de la Corredera in Córdoba when developing The Spanish Square [...]

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The Spanish Square

The Spanish Square is modeled after a plaza in Spain, Plaza Cabildo. Our goal when you walk through our doors is to transport you thousands of miles across the ocean to experience the senses, emotions and atmosphere of an authentic Spanish plaza. We are passionate about Spanish food and culture and want to share it right here in Chicago. In The Spanish Square you will be able to eat, sip and to shop all things Spanish just as you would if you were in the Plaza Cabildo
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The Spanish SquareSaturday, August 12th, 2017 at 6:54am
Spread the love... Nocilla now available in our market! #nocilla #spain #espana #spreadthelove #spanishmarket
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The Spanish SquareWednesday, August 9th, 2017 at 4:51am
http://www.foodandwine.com/fwx/drink/everything-you-didnt-know-about-sangria

"Sangria’s origins probably date back to the Middle Ages, during a time when water was unhealthy to drink and drinking fermented beverages carried a much lower risk of causing illness."

Water is OK today, but Sangria is much more delicious! Join us for $15 pitchers of Sangria tonight and every Tuesday!
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The Spanish SquareFriday, August 4th, 2017 at 5:06am
Today starts the 172nd Horse race on the beaches of Sanlúcar de Barrameda. A truly unique event in a beautiful coastal town known for longostinos and Manzanilla!
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The Spanish SquareSaturday, July 29th, 2017 at 10:35am
Tonight's special: Frisée salad with anchovy dressing and shaved Manchego & Cod fritters with saffron alioli #tonightsspecial #anchovydressing #summersalad #shavedmanchego #cod #codfritters #saffron #tapas #dinner #chicagotapas @ The Spanish Square
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The Spanish SquareFriday, July 28th, 2017 at 7:21am
Join us for a night of reds. Free wine tasting in the Bodega and no corkage on your purchase! Una noche de tinto. #tempranillo #garnacha #rioja #granada #andalucia #bodeganight #bodega #winetasting #wine #tinto #freewinetasting
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The Spanish SquareSaturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 9:33am
Tonight's special: Octopus carpaccio with gordal olive-piquillo pepper salad #octopuscarpaccio #octopus #pulpo #delicious #tonightsspecial #tapas

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Friday, August 4th, 2017 at 2:06am
Today starts the 172nd Horse race on the beaches of Sanlúcar de Barrameda. A truly unique event in a beautiful... https://t.co/fUSObSYM3w
Saturday, July 29th, 2017 at 7:35am
Tonight's special: Frisée salad with anchovy dressing and shaved Manchego & Cod fritters with saffron alioli... https://t.co/874bIKyu14
Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 12:43am
Never choose between wine and cheese!!! Stop by for Bodega night and sample both for free. Enjoy your wine with... https://t.co/FEJam3Dhd1
Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 12:13am
A blend of black tea and the most exquisite saffron. Available now in our market! #tédeazafrán #azafrán #safrante... https://t.co/FGMU4MBLsa