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Grande Jake's

205 W Dundee Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3704
+1 847-520-8220
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (14 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 8 April 2015

It's tacos and burritos, but very friendly staff and very fresh food. The owners are very involved in the community and the community pays them back by showing up. A nice plus is the salsa bar where you can mix and match different intensities. That's...More

Thank lchicagolaw
Reviewed 22 February 2015

All of the standard Mexican fair. cooked and spiced to perfection. great sweet Mexican rice milk. and a wonderful homemade salsa bar.

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

Food is good but sometimes slow and comes out when ready, not necessarily at same time. Free following chips. Best mango salsa but the frequently run out. Very casual Freindly staff

Thank DesignerScout
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Jake's is one of the restaurants in the area. It goes beyond the food which is always great. There's a genuine level of family hospitality and care which is why most nights the place is packed with a lot of regulars.

Thank sesnr
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I don't normally like to provide overly-rave reviews filled with hyperbole, but Grande Jake's is my exception. Let me say this: since my family and I moved to Buffalo Grove a year and a half ago, we have been going here once a week. We...More

Thank Josh G
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Order at the counter and enjoy complimentary chips and salsa while you wait for your food Their default topping is onion and cilantro -- which would probably make the Buffalo Grove phone book taste good. At our last visit, the free salsa bar had fresh...More

Thank illinoistravelere
Reviewed 29 September 2014

The food is great, the salsas are great and the prices are great. Always a great tacos and burritos.

Thank Lorry I
Reviewed 26 September 2014

We have been to this restaurant many times but this is the first time I am reviewing it. It is authentic Mexican food - owner is from there - definitely not TexMex. My most recent dishes have included enchiladas mole and quesadillas. The salsa bar...More

Thank mswtravels71
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Reliably good food at a very reasonable price. They have a huge variety of food. The staff is very welcoming and accommodating. The portion sizes do vary where some dishes are enough for two, whereas others leave you wanting more. There is also a shortage...More

Thank praz p
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I go here for lunch every once in while. Price is good and portions are large. Though they have multiple locations, I don't feel it to be like the other Mexican "chain" restaurants. I like the Steak Torta's. You don't find this Mexican sandwich at...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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