Eat. Drink. Dance.
Eat. Drink. Dance. This modern Latin restaurant takes the sweeping universe of flavors, cooking styles and ingredients from the 27 countries comprising Central and South America and the Latino Caribbean islands, adds a cocktail program using fresh fruits and exotic liquors, then shakes it up into a perfect night on the town with Latin beats and seductive salsa. The menu, showcasing Spanish tapas, empanadas, tiny tacos, ceviches, seafood and steak, is one bold statement after another, delivered in a chic atmosphere that recalls sizzling Miami nights. Nacional 27 opens its dance floor every Friday and Saturday evening for your salsa pleasure.
Nacional 27 - Chicago, IL325 West Huron
- Phone:(312) 664-2727
Hours of OperationBar and Lounge HoursM-Th 5:00-9:30pmFri 5:00pm-2:00amSat 5:00pm-3:00amDining Room HoursM-Th 5:30-9:30pmFri 5:30pm-10:30pmSat 5:30pm-10:30pm
Events & Promotions
Friday, July 24th
WHEN: Friday, July 24 11AM-2AM
National Tequila Day at Nacional 27 and Tallboy Taco only means one thing... tequila mayhem! Head to the River North restaurants on Friday, July 24 for a "Fiesta Friday" celebration featuring a live DJ in the lounge from 5:00PM-7:00PM and tequila specials including $3 tequila shooters; $8 classic margaritas; and $10 flights (available all day).Read more
Tuesday, July 7th to Saturday, July 11th
WHEN: Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 2015
Nacional 27 will pay tribute to The Encierro, or Running of the Bulls, in Pamplona, Spain with five days of food and drink specials from Tuesday, July 7 to Saturday, July 11. Chef Chico Vilchez will feature traditional Spanish menu items such as Calamari ala Plancha (roasted garlic, spicy sarzuia sauce, crostini $9.95) and Seafood Paella (black mussels, scallops, shrimp, chorizo, olives peppers, chayote, piquillo sauce $26.95).
Strawberry Basil Bajito; Passionfruit Caipirinha; and Sparkling Sangria (available all day; $10 each).Read more
Thursday, July 16th to Saturday, July 18th
WHEN: Thursday, July 16, 2015; 5:30PM - 10:00PM; Friday & Saturday, July 17-18, 2015; 5:30PM-10:30PM
In celebration of Columbia's Independence Day (July 20), Nacional 27 will offer Columbian food and drink specials from Thursday, July 16 to Saturday, July 18. Chef Chico Vilchez's mouthwatering menu specials include BBQ’d Pork Arepas (Pork, pepperjack cheese, guacamole $7.95) and Asado de Cordero Con Papas (lamb, scallions, broccoli, red peppers, roasted potatoes, lemon $25.95). What's an independence day party without cocktails? Stop in and sip housemade RUM-chata, Columbian Mojitos and Aquadiente Caipirinhas for $11 each (available all day).
Thursday, July 23rd to Saturday, July 25th
WHEN: Thursday, July 23, 2015; 5:30PM - 10:00PM; Friday & Saturday, July 24-25, 2015; 5:30PM-10:30PM
July's independence day festivities continue, this time with Cuba in the spotlight.
From Thursday, July 23 to Saturday, July 25 Chef Chico Vilchez will offer Cuban specials such as Pork Tostones (pork, plaintains, pepperjack cheese, orange mojo $8.95) and Short Rib Ropa Vieja(braised short rib, jicama, carrots, red peppers, mango bbq sauce, sweet mashed potatoes, corn, onion strings $26.95). Celebratory libations include Havana Punch served in a coconut; Frozen Strawberry Daiquiri; and Frozen Pina Colada for $11 each (available all day).Read more
In the News
June 23, 2015
Muddle on over to Nacional 27 and Tallboy Taco for a National Mojito Day celebration on Saturday, July 11. The River North venues will offer a special mojito menu, including wine and lime, watermelon, scotch-jito, acai, mango and more (drinks detailed below).» Read more
June 4, 2015
It's June, which means wedding season, and all the suits, cocktail dresses, champagne toasts, dining and dancing is upon us.» Read more
April 28, 2015
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