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Mercadito

) #241 of 7,907 Restaurants in Chicago $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin,
108 W Kinzie Street, Chicago, IL 60654-4508
+1 312-329-9555
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“guacamole” (134 reviews)
“tacos” (191 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
108 W Kinzie Street, Chicago, IL 60654-4508
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1 - 10 of 458 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have had many disappointing experiences with service and food lately and this restaurant has given us hope! The food was so good and service even better! Highly recommend this place to anyone!

Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 6 days ago

A really good choice for Mexican food. The place is lively and noisy. The food is really good: the chicken enchildas were among the best I ever had, and the crispy brussel sprouts with chorizo, pickled onion, salsa roja, and crispy shallots were brilliant. I...More

Thank yossi_spiegel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were told by our concierge at the hotel where we were staying about Mercadito & how all the locals go there. We decided to go there for a late lunch. We asked our waiter (awesome service) what he suggested? We ordered a couple of...More

Thank grmf93
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner with 3 business colleagues on a Tuesday evening. Staff was friendly and helpful. Ambiance is classy with plenty of lighting for those of us who need reading glasses. Food was fantastic starting with their selection of guacs. We shared 5 plates of various tacos,...More

Thank Glemmy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got there at 5:30 and were attended to right away and throughout our meal. A couple of the wait staff were especially friendly and told us some history of the place. The margaritas were smooth, but expect to pay about $14 for that. Our...More

Thank kufy25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made reservations for this place a month in advance anticipating that we were going to get a great Mexican meal. Boy were we wrong! When we arrived they sat us outside at a little table in front of the door. Every time someone went...More

Thank LesC53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is really spectacular. Loved everything my wife and I ordered. Prices aren't too high, other than a sneaky margarita "special" that was $14. The busboy was busting his butt to help, but the service was otherwise indifferent. Four hostesses spent much of the...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked in here at about 530 on a Thursday night. The restaurant was about a third full(lots of open tables) , none of the tables outside were occupied, bar was not full, no one was in front of us waiting for a table. Was told...More

Thank partie-of-seven
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here off a friend's recommendation and I see why! Delicious food and drinks. The house margarita and traditional guacamole were the highlights! They have other options but I wanted to try their takes on the "classics" and was not disappointed. I also enjoyed the...More

Thank starla729
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Was truly looking forward to a fantastic experience. What I received instead was awful. I had a table of three...2 petite women and a 6'5" 275lb man. They put us at a corner booth/table. It was so loud that we had to literally yell at...More

Thank HeathcottC
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Fifisalah
12 April 2016|
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Response from Ernesha P | Reviewed this property |
Earlier in the day, yes. Later in the evening it has more of a clubby feel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 W Kinzie Street, Chicago, IL 60654-4508
    (Kinzie between N Clark and N La Salle)
  • Public Transportation: Merchandise Mart stops Purple and Brown Line and 156 Bus LaSalle.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-329-9555
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