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3949 W 71st St, Chicago, IL 60629-4367
+1 773-582-9701
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10:00 - 22:00
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Lockport, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It's been a few years since I was here last, at that time I primarily did the carry out. This time I went with some friends at their suggestion and ate inside. It is a little crowded but the service was efficient and the chips that we received were hot. That was something different. Basically had a burrito and steak... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Every time I go here one thing that I love is that the food always tastes the same. Very consistent. If you aren't a fan a grilled meets it probably is the place to eat for you. If you do call in an order to pick up, be prepared, sometimes it's longer than the 10 minutes they tell you.

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Thank bassdocktor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 November 2013 via mobile

The food tasted good. There's some hype about this place and there was a wait for carry out. Sat at the bar. Open kitchen. Horrified at the multiple episodes of cross contamination between raw and cooked steak. I left before I could see what they did with the chicken. Just too frightening. I will not be back.

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Thank David K
Chicago
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95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2013

Traveled 45 minutes just to eat here, the meat was so tough that it took me about 20 minutes to eat half of just one taco....I have never had such tough meat before...

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Thank ItsmeFifi
Evans City, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2012

Excelent potato tacos, shakes, vegi burritos! More room to sit down then location down pulaski as well as parking.

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Hamilton, Canada
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79 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2011

What a great place for an authentic Mexican meal. It's more of a fast food Mexican meal but it is superb. The banana milkshake is great. Be sure to get the egg in it. It is Mexican style so a bit different then your typical American shake but it is great. They also have imported coke. This is the stuff... More 

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Reviewed 11 February 2008

Great right off the grill. Very Tasty!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3949 W 71st St, Chicago, IL 60629-4367
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-582-9701

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?