Salpicon
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Salpicon

"Upscale and intimate, this colorful Mexican restaurant draws Old Town regulars with its authentic fare and wine/tequila list."

1252 N Wells St, Chicago, IL
(312) 988-7811 serving: Near North Side, Central
open:Mon-Thu 5pm-10pm Fri-Sat 5pm-11pm Sun 11am-2:30pm, 5pm-10pm

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:

Categories:

Mexican, Bar Menu, Carry Out, Fine Dining, $$$, Casual Date Spot, Group Dining, Date Spot, Notable Wine List, Mastercard Accepted, Outdoor Dining, Online Reservations, Discover Accepted, Reception Centers, Food & Dining, Visa Accepted, Banquet Rooms, Brunch, Restaurants, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Romantic Dining,

The Low Down

EDITORS TIPS

What to Drink: Choose from 100 sipping tequilas, flights of anejos, blancos, reposados, ultra-premiums, mescals and the "connoisseur's" selection; have a house margarita with Herradura Silver. The list of French, American, Spanish and South American wines compliment spicy foods.

The Extras: A seven-course tasting menu is available for $60 per person, $95 when paired with wines.

Rants, Raves & Reviews


by at Gayot

This is a family affair: Priscila runs the kitchen and her husband, Vincent, runs the front of the house. And while many an upscale Mexican restaurant has come (and some gone) over the years, this one forges on. We enjoy the inviting,…
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Tequila days!!
By Jessie W at Insider Pages

Every dining experience I have had has been excellent, from menu recommendations to down to types of tequilas and their characteristics. Read More



By patienceg at Citysearch

Tamale appetizer special out of this world, adn please offer this often. Chili Rellanos were excellent (it is rare to find them done properly and t... Read More


See you on weekend
By Addie W at Insider Pages

Food, ambience and service are always excellent. Total satisfaction. Love to see them on weekends with my relatives. Read More


Wonderful Sunday night
By Ollie W at Insider Pages

Pleasantly surprised. Food was much better than I remembered and service was excellent. Very quiet on a Sunday night, which was nice. Read More



By kristies1527332477 at Citysearch

Every one of my meals has consisted of a dozen spectacularly good dishes -- and one spectacularly bad. Still, even the misses signify an effort to ... Read More