Spanish Tapas

  • 89
  • 2015 Best Seafood
  • 2015 Best New Restaurant

mfk. is a below street level seafood retreat serving Spanish-influenced fare in an intimate, sunny space on the edge of Lincoln Park. Named after beloved food writer, M.F.K. Fisher, the ever-changing seafood selection draws in diners for the likes of “Cataplana” fisherman’s stew laden with cobia collar, clams, and shrimp, paired with international wines and festive cocktails.

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  • Michelin Bib Gourmand 2016
  • Number 28: Phil Vettel's Top 50 Restaurants 2016 - Chicago Tribune
  • Three stars from the Chicago Tribune 2014
  • Top 10 Best New Restaurants 2015 — Chicago Tribune
  • Where to Eat Right Now 2014 — Eater Chicago

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432 West Diversey Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

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  • Price Range: $$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Intimate, Trendy/Scene
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Foodies, Hot Spot, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (773) 857-2540
  • Private Dining Room: No