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Mercat a la Planxa is a contemporary reinterpretation of timeless Spanish traditions, situated on Michigan Avenue, offering a genuine dining experience that fuses fresh meats and produce with the vibrant essence of a Barcelona market. The interior design features bright, rich fabrics and weathered mosaic tiles, enhanced by dynamic sculptural furniture and unique murals.

Expanding its culinary horizons, Mercat emphasizes Spanish cuisine in its entirety, from Andalusia to Galicia, focusing on fresh local produce, seafood, and grilled meats. This broadened scope ensures that diners experience the full spectrum of Spanish flavors, embracing dishes from every region. The restaurant's ambitious menu delights guests with its creative mix of authentic Spanish dishes, focusing on regional delicacies. From street food-inspired starters to hearty classics such as paella and grilled specialties off the Planxa, each item on the menu invites diners to explore various aspects of Spain's culinary traditions.

Enhancing this rich cultural dining experience is an extensive and thoughtfully curated selection of cava, sangria, wine, and innovative cocktails. Mercat a la Planxa merges traditional and modern elements, bringing a unique Spanish aesthetic to the heart of Chicago, with a special emphasis on sourcing the freshest local ingredients for an authentic and immersive dining journey.