Will South Austin’s El Chipirón give you a taste of Spain?

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Will South Austin’s El Chipirón give you a taste of Spain?

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Boards of cured meats and a variety of cheeses are a nice way to start a meal at El Chipirón. Ralph Barrera/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Despite its location in another generic mixed-use box on South Lamar, El Chipirón had the promise of something different. When Spanish chef Pablo Gomez’s restaurant arrived in the summer, it had been two years since a Spanish eatery had opened in Austin. A new restaurant with Spanish roots felt downright exotic, a welcome breeze from across the Atlantic.

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