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Taqueria El Asadero

2213 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60618-1617
+1 773-583-5563
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“burrito” (8 reviews)
“tamales” (3 reviews)
“al pastor” (2 reviews)
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2213 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60618-1617
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not as good as we were told but good. Had a barbicoa burrito. Not enough flavor to the meat. Friend liked their food better but one said same on barbicoa.

Thank DonnaLH74
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

These are amazing tacos. Like, I know that they have other things. I’ve tried them. The other menu items are delicious. But you do not go to a taqueria because you’ve been craving a quesadilla. You go for the tacos. I’ve had every taco on...More

Thank clhottovy
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

The carne asada is awesome, tamales nice and spicy, inexpensive as things go and chips are fresh and hot. Exactly what we were looking for in Chicago. Recommend it highly for those trying to get legit Mexican food.

Thank mark r
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

No frills; just amazing quality ingredients. So surprised. Excellent service. My type of place. My only request is to cook the burrito shell a little more; a "singe".

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I order 2 burritos it was just the meat and the tortilla anything else inside and I paid 23.00 dollars worst place ever do not I repeat do not eat or go there

Reviewed 23 November 2016

Super small place, a quarter block west of the Lincoln/Montrose intersection, across from the park. You may have to circle the block to find a spot to park, but in a city with countless little spots offering Mexican food, THIS spot is a gem. I...More

Thank walnutridgechef
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Cheap tacos, piping hot tamales and really good guacamole. Service was fast. Cash only. Will definitely go back again.

Thank Rebka B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

All their food is solid - including fresh guacamole - but I keep going back for perhaps the best carne asada burrito I've ever had.

Thank THERockNRollChef
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Only customer who seek an authentic taco which has a great chewy, flavorful taste come here. Tacos on a tortillo with cilantro & onion. Nothing like the Chipotle crap. Their chips with guac is also good. I'd get their burrito, but they're so huge, I...More

Thank jtat
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This place is small but it has a nice homey vibe to it! The tacos are honestly the best tacos I've ever had!! Cash only, I will always go there!

Thank Evelyn V
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2213 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60618-1617
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-583-5563
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