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Grande Jake's

205 W Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3704
+1 847-520-8220
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good48%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (13 reviews)
“tacos” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
205 W Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3704
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very good place. They takes your order and deliver it to your table. Service is good, but not super fast either. The quality is good and the prices are excellent. I got a tex-mex burrito with peppers, onions, and rice for $5.25....More

Thank sreitman
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Grande Jake's is a great Mexican restaurant. The staff is pleasant and active and the food is normally ready pretty quickly. The menu has a great range of foods; our family enjoys the Cowabunga Chimichanga dinner. Inside, there is a good amount of seating and...More

Thank ViktorTrue
Reviewed 24 June 2018

One of the few with Mexican fare take out place with fabulous margaritas. Small but authentic decor. Service is great and so are prices

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly service, and delicious food. We had fajita wraps that were outstanding! We’ve had other dinners there that were very good. The chips and salsa, with refills generously offered are so good. The menu has so many choices to choose. The decor could use some...More

Thank bgartist
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Went here for dinner with a friend on a Saturday night. Place was not crowded, but there was at times a line to order the food--at this place you order and pay at the counter, and then they bring it to your seat. There is...More

Thank tedkirby
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot to stop for Mexican Food for lunch or dinner. You order at the counter and they bring it to you. Before your meal you will enjoy the chips and salsa. All of the dishes are very good and well priced...More

Thank CubFan1948
Reviewed 27 August 2017

My experience with Grande Jakes was horrible. The other reviews I read seem to be positive, but my carryout order was quite the opposite. I ordered the Cowboy combo which was over $13. One cheese chili relleno, 1/2 carne asada, and one cheese enchilada. The...More

Thank grandmaoftwo
Reviewed 23 May 2017

When you walk in there is always a someone to greet you. And after you sit down, you are served with a basket of lite colorful home made chips and salsa. There is also a salsa bar, were you can get additional salsa, ranging from...More

Thank Jay K
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Great margaritas, they have an awesome selection of Mexican foods. I really love their chips and salsa.

Thank chris z
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This place is one of my Favs place for Mexican food.Service is fast,friendly.Free chips and salsa Bar. I wish they rented a much bigger place to accommodate customer.Really busy on the weekends. Really Grandelicious!

Thank Annie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 W Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3704
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Buffalo Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 847-520-8220
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