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El Pulpo Restaurant and Tapas Bar

Queen Street, Southington, CT 06489
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (34 reviews)
“el pulpo” (48 reviews)
“paella” (35 reviews)
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Seafood, Spanish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Queen Street, Southington, CT 06489
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We found the place driving by with my wife after we went to another establishment that had a 45 minute wait. The place was very clean, the food and service was excellent. We were extremely pleased with the whole experience.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 19 November 2017

What a wonderful surprise dinner! We read about this place on TA and had to give it a try. So glad we did. We feasted on garlic shrimp and small lamb stuffed peppers as an appetizer. Absolutely delicious! We used bread to soak up every...More

Thank Betty L
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I had visited this Venture in the Past two years as well as their location in Middletown on several occasions and unfortunately never have find the time to write a review. Well today is the day…. The place is located in Southington on a small...More

Thank Ladope
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Went there with my fiance a couple of days ago. Service was great. The food was ever better. She had the paella? And i ordered the pollo rostisado, which came with cheese risotto. Let me tell you guys that the risotto was the best I've...More

Thank hotelwatch127
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent Spanish cuisine, fit for a king or queen. I would recommend to family and friends. Great service.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is hidden in a strip mall. Don't let the outside fool you, the inside is very nice and the service is top notch. I could not even tell you what I ate as I could not pronounce the dishes. My dinner companions and...More

Thank Micki B
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing dinner. The scallops were spectacular. Highly recommend this restaurant. Service is exceptional

Thank michellehM6608JE
Reviewed 4 September 2017

My colleague and I re-visited El Pulpo late in August 2017, and we found the restaurant as charming as our first visit. We were seated promptly, the cocktails arrived without delay (although there was some confusion about getting a martini on the ROCKS, but once...More

Thank PilotMike2009
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have been to El Pulpo 5 times, and each time the food and service have been incredible! The sangria is so good, along with some of their specialty beers. The tapas are the best around! The service is always excellent. I love the sea...More

Thank coppola3
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I've been to El Pulpo on 3 occasions and haven't been disappointed once. Food is fresh, interesting and delicious! I highly recommend!

Thank Rosalina14a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Street, Southington, CT 06489
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Southington
  • Phone Number: 860-410-1147
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